Pure valley boy. Grew up in Yakima. Graduated from Eisenhower High School in 1982 and Seattle University in 1997. I've been reading, writing and producing news for KIT since 1992. I married my elementary school sweetheart and am the proud father of an 18-year-old daughter who attends Heritage University and is studying to be a doctor. When I'm not working, I'm skiing. Been on skis for the past 41 years.
Time To Wrap Up The General Election and Set Recount Date
Auditor Charles Ross says on Monday the Yakima County Canvassing Board will meet to review the results and vote totals to make sure every ballot has been counted.
Yakima Salvation Army Officials Helping Flood Victims
Lisa Sargent, Community Relations & Outreach Program Manager says on Monday a special team from Yakima traveled to the impact area to help families.
Helping More Homeless Youth The Plan for Yakima’s Rods House
Mark James, Executive Director at Rod’s House says they're trying to obtain a land use permit to build the shelter at 1017 East Chestnut Avenue.
Assisted Living Homes Send Warning About Build Back Better Act
Officials from the American Health Care Association and National Center for Assisted Living say that could potentially cost billions of dollars
One Pedestrian Hurt Another Killed in Wednesday Crashes
Troopers say the crash happened at about 5:45 am when a driver was traveling south on State Route 823, 2 miles Northeast of Selah.
Man Injured in Wednesday Yakima House Fire
Crews were able to contain the fire to half of the house. They say the key to being able to save the home? Closed doors.
They’ve Helped You Celebrate Special Times Now It’s Time For Them
The current owners, Pat and Linda Gilmore purchased the store in 1978.
‘Tis The Season to Give But Watch Out For Scams
SocialCatfish.com has released a study on Online Shopping Scams to Avoid This Holiday Season using data from the Federal Trade Commission and the FBI.
Juvenile Charged As An Adult in City Gang Shooting
16-year-old Luis Daniel Valencia is facing a charge of second-degree murder.
Man Arrested After Assaulting Wapato Police Officer
Officials with the Yakima County Sheriff's Office says the officer was injured trying to prevent the suspect from running from the Roadrunner store
Will You Give To Help The Community on Giving Tuesday?
Giving Tuesday is set for November 30 and it's a chance for you to give back and help your community.
Yakima Officer Remains In Critical Condition After Jail Attack
The 37-year-old suspect was in court Monday where bail was set at $500,000. He's charged with first-degree assault in the attack.