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.
DRIVER ALERT; Yakima Chip Sealing Program Starts Monday
The city streets division is starting its annual chip sealing program on Monday, June 27.
Newhouse, Murray React To Major Roe v. Wade Ruling
Senator Patty Murray was quick to blame republicans for the decision
Major Safety Changes On The Way To a Yakima Intersection
Yakima City Streets officials are looking at a number of options to make 48th and Washington intersection safer for drivers.
Gas Prices Not Discouraging Yakima Drivers on The 4th
U.S. gas prices are expected to drop "10 to 20 cents by Independence Day.
Three Shot One Dies in Yakima Gang Shooting Tuesday
Gang and Major Crime Units are searching for two people they believe are responsible for Monday night’s 8th homicide in the city so far this year
Sunnyside Cinco De Mayo Shooter Awaiting Trial at Home
Yakima County Prosecutor Joe Brusic says the teen will be charged and tried in juvenile court.
No Dominion Voting Machines Are Used in Yakima
Currently the county uses Hart InterCivic voting machines and have never had a problem including any claims of fraud in Yakima County.
Yakima County Sheriff Identifies Suspect in Fatal Hit and Run
The suspect is not in custody and deputies are now searching for the person to make an arrest. Even though authorities know the name of the suspect no name has been released.
It’s Roots and Vines and It’s Back in Yakima on Saturday!
Yakima roots and vines festival downtown Yakima Saturday tickets on sale now
Yakima Campers Your Campfire Could Start a Wildfire
A press release says every year 85% of all wildfires are human-caused and each year escaped campfires are the main cause of the fires.