Pure valley boy. Grew up in Yakima. Graduated from Eisenhower High School in 1982 and Seattle University in 1987. 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.
Here Comes Fall Along With RSV, The Flu and Covid-19 in Yakima
Get that flu shot yet? Health officials say the shots are free and can help you avoid getting sick with the flu this fall.
Yakima Man Adopts Helpless Injured Duck After Finding It Tuesday
Wise says he was driving along Valley Mall Blvd. on Tuesday when he noticed a duck on the side of the road.
Yakima Police Give Tips To Drivers to Keep Kids Safe
Authorities say they're simply hoping to save lives and prevent drivers from being ticketed.
Yakima Drivers Beware; Police Say Red Light Crashes Numbers Rising
The Officers issued 238 citations so a majority of drivers are getting warnings not tickets.
Own Property in Yakima? Get Ready for Assessed Value Notices
Officials at the assessors office say if you disagree with the determined value you can appeal the valuation to the Board of Equalization.
No Apology From Mayor For Calling 911 on Signature Gatherers
Instead of apologizing the mayor, which has made national headlines with her action says it's within her "purview" to call 011 when she has a question.
Man Arrested on Higway 24 After Firing Shots at Drivers
Authorities arrested the suspect driver after the incident reported at about 4:30 am Tuesday.
Yakima Mayor Expected To Make Statement About 911 Call Tuesday
Anti-tax activist Tim Eyman says he is planning to help collect initiative signatures at the West Valley Walmart in Yakima from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Got Trash? Yakima Cleanup Day Planned in County This Fall
Trash clean up day planned for those who live in the unincorporated area of the county
Gas Prices Drop in Yakima Like End of Summer Temps
GasBuddy officials say average gasoline prices in Yakima are down 7.3 cents per gallon in the last week, averaging $4.60 per gallon Monday.