I've been in radio since 2001 and moved around a few times before landing where I am now. I'm married with three children. I'm an autism acceptance advocate. I love to cook, just don't like doing the dishes afterward. I have a knack for all things nostalgic from the '80s and '90s, love breakfast cereal a little too much and am a huge fan of video games, especially retro games from Atari to Nintendo and beyond.
10 Commandments of Driving in Yakima
Have you noticed drivers are getting worse and worse? It's not me and it's certainly not you, but it seems we've had an influx of motorists who apparently found their license at the bottom of a box of cereal. If you need a refresher, or just wanna be safe, here are my 10 commandments …
WSU Looking for Volunteers to Smoke Marijuana. Any Takers?
Washington State University is developing a breathalyzer that detects marijuana, and researchers for the project are hoping volunteers will step up for the sake of science and technology and provide their services. They're asking people to smoke marijuana -- for science!
Yakima’s Kyle MacLachlan Talks ‘Twin Peaks’ with Jimmy Fallon on ‘Tonight’ Show
Kyle MacLachlan was on "The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon" to talk about "Twin Peaks" -- he and David Lynch showed the plot of "Dune" using all emojis.
Yard Sale Lingo to Keep You From Sounding Like a Sucker
With Yakima's Biggest Yard Sale coming this Saturday (May 13), you may hear a few of these words being tossed around. If you're not familiar with some of them, I'll try to explain.
Taste-Testing the New Baby Back Rib Burger from Carl’s Jr. [VIDEO]
Some of Yakima's most well-known radio djs got together to sample the new burger from Carl's Jr. -- the Baby Back Rib Burger. This thing is monstrous. Let's see how it tastes.
He Filmed One Second Each Day of a Five-Month Hike from Mexico to Canada, Through Californ…
I thought this was cool. These guys decided to go on a hike that takes them from Mexico to Canada via California, Oregon and then through Washington. In this journey, they recorded one second of footage every day to make up this three-minute video.
The Note on Packs of Ramen that Everyone Ignores
I know it's the cheapest of the cheap, but my kids and I love ramen. My daughter pointed something out that I never noticed before on a ramen pack that is something that I can almost promise nobody has paid attention to.
Exactly How ‘Green’ Is the Evergreen State?
Washington state is known as "the evergreen state" for its abundance of coniferous trees. But trees aside, how green is Washington when it comes to reusing, recycling and eco-friendly behaviors? Well, we're not first place, but we're not bad.
Why I Love Yakima, Spelled Out with My Name
My name is John Riggs and here are nine reasons I love Yakima -- using the first letter of my first and last name.
The 10 Commandments of Eating at Miner’s in Yakima
Miner's Drive-In is one of Yakima's most beloved restaurants, but there are a few things to keep in mind that will make everyone's lives a lot easier. Here are the 10 Commandments of eating at Miner's.