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.
Guns Used in Yakima Crimes Are Stolen From Your Car
Yakima Police say a majority of the guns are stolen from the streets of Yakima.
Yakima Police Safecam Program Helping Police In Gang Shootings
From home burglaries to vehicle thefts, Yakima Police know property crime increases during the holiday season.
Vote Your Ballot! It’s Election Day 2021
Today is election day 2021.
Two Teen Suspects Arrested For Fatal Drive-By-Shooting
Capt. Jay Seely says the teen turned himself into authorities Monday at the Yakima County Juvenile Justice Center.
Chasing Leads, Making Arrests Gang Detectives Busy in Yakima
Detectives on Saturday night arrested two suspects wanted in connection with a drive-by shooting reported on Wednesday, October 13 near 3rd Avenue and West A Street.
City Council Holds Pre-Election Monday Meeting
The meeting starts at 5:30 pm. Because of COVID-19 concerns the meeting continues to be held on Zoom.
As Temperatures Drop Gas Prices Climb in Yakima
In fact Yakima gas prices are up 3.5 cents per gallon in the past week selling for an average of $3.80 per gallon, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 91 stations in Yakima.
Yakima Man Dies in Saturday Drive-By Shooting
Officers were called to the area at 5:37 am Saturday after police received a 9-1-1 call from a man who told them someone in another car fired shots at him and his friend, and his friend had been injured.
Time For Your Voice to Be Heard, Ballot Due Tuesday
If you've waited until the last minute, you still have time to review candidate interviews at Newstalkkit.com
Yakima Police Id Shooting Victim Release More Details
Capt. Jay Seely says Suarez with driving on South 20th Avenue with his girlfriend and brother