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.
Police Continue The Search For Suspects in Gang Shooting
If you have any information contact Yakima Police at 509-575-6200.
Big Demand for Gas as Prices Continue to Rise
The national average price of gasoline has risen 0.6 cents per gallon in the last week, averaging $3.04 a gallon Today.
Red Cross Declares Emergency Need For Blood in Yakima
To schedule a blood or platelet donation appointment, visit GiveBloodToGiveTime.org.
Decision Expected Soon About 4th of July Party
A decision about whether the celebration will happen is expected to be announced on Wednesday by officials at Yakima's State Fair Park.
COVID-19 Outbreak Reported at Casino Caribbean
Yakima Health District officials say Yakima is meeting two important metrics to be able to stay in Phase-3 of the state's reopening plan.
American Red Cross Hoping to Avoid Summer Slump
Red Cross officials say there's an added benefit if you give blood.
White Pass General Manager To “Step Aside” New Manager Named
White Pass officials say McCarthy isn't retiring because he'll be at the pass next season supporting the newly named General Manager, 36-year-old Rikki Cooper.
Catalytic Converter Thief Busy in Toppenish
If you know anything that could help authorities contact Deputy Garcia from the Yakima County Sheriff's Office at 985 9434.
Northwest Harvest Announces New Distribution Center
Officials from Northwest Harvest on Wednesday announced plans for a new food distribution center to be built in Yakima.
Yakima Stays in Phase-3 of Reopening Plan
The governor says the state will now take a two-week pause
Will Yakima Stay in Phase 3? Health Officials Are Skeptical
Bravo says the numbers are a reminder that more people need to be vaccinated against the virus.
April 26 Deadline Set for Scholarship Program
COVID-19 has put a financial strain on many people including those who are planning for college.