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.
Mariachi Version of ‘Hopelessly Devoted to You’ is the Cover You Never Knew You Needed in …
Mariachi Entertainment System is a mariachi group more known for their mariachi versions of video game music, but when they released a video featuring their vihuela and flautist singing the lead role, a lot of new fans took notice.
Downtown Summer Nights Brings Music and Fun Back to Downtown Yakima in 2017
Every Thursday night from 6-9, downtown Yakima turns into the hottest concert series of the summer and, best of all, it's free to attend. It's Downtown Summer Nights, presented by Stewart Subaru and Downtown Association of Yakima.
Facebook’s ‘Report Harassment’ Option is Broken and I Have Proof!
I received a harassing personal message on Facebook. Instead of "feeding the trolls," I reported the cyber-bully as harassment, blocked him and moved on with my day. I got a message back from Facebook saying nothing he said was in the confines of their community standards. I'll share the p…
Debbie Gibson, Tiffany and Downtown Julie Brown go ‘Totally ’80s’ Sept. 8 in Yakima
Dig out your leg warmers, Aqua Net your hair as high as it will go and apply your Wet & Wild makeup! "Totally '80s" -- featuring Debbie Gibson & Tiffany and hosted by Downtown Julie Brown -- is coming to The Capitol Theatre on Friday, Sept. 8.
Over 25,000 Graco Car Seat Recalled — Risk of Injury
If you recently purchased a Graco My Ride 65, there has been a recall you need to know. Over 25,000 of these Graco car seats have been recalled due to the webbing which can lead to injuries.
Wapato Makes ‘Poorest City’ in Washington State List
MSN listed the poorest cities in every state and one of our friends made the list. It doesn't mean it's a bad city, it just means that many of the population are making under the average household income.
Wapato's poverty rate is at 36...
Wapato's poverty rate is at 36...
Yakima’s North Town Coffeehouse Proclaimed Best Coffee Shop in Washington State
They always have those lists of "best this or that" in each state and, usually, the one writing the list had their favorite or best coming from Seattle. Fortunately, this time around, when it came to the best coffee shop in each state they went with a local favorite.
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.