Lance Tormey hails from Yakima, Washington. He's dedicated his life to journalism. Tormey has been delivering local news, opinion analysis, and sharing captivating stories to Washington State listeners for over 3 decades. Lance covers hard news like gang shootings, wildfires, local and state elections, skiing news, outdoor activities and local government. Lance is a 1982 graduate of Eisenhower High School. After graduating from Seattle University in 1987, Tormey started his radio career in Moses Lake and moved to Yakima in 1990. He's married to his elementary school sweetheart and has a 25-year-old daughter who is an ICU nurse.
Man Arrested in Yakima After October Fatal Drive By Shooting
Officers were called to the 1400 block of Roosevelt Avenue after a call of shots fired.
Warning: Yakima Dog Owners Need To Watch For Respiratory Problems
Dr. Lutz Harfst with Yakima Animal Medical Service says they're operating in precautionary mode until they learn more about the illness.
Is It Legal to Leave Your Pets Out in Harsh Winter Weather in WA?
Very cold temps start this week, so if you have outside dogs, do what's right to keep them warm and safe.
Want to Avoid House Fire? Firefighters Say Stand By Your Pan
Good job! You survived Thanksgiving.
Toppenish Man Stabbed Multiple Times Suspect Arrested
Officers were called to a home at Date Street and Asotin Avenue because of a fight and stabbing.
You Can Help a Homeless Yakima Veteran By Donating Warm Clothes
Officials at the Yakima County Veterans Program say they work closely with veterans who seek help at the office. Many are looking for cold winter gear and food.
Santa Invites You to Ride Yakima Trolleys With Him in December
The dates have been set! Santa Claus will make his annual visit to the Yakima Valley Trolleys in December.
After Weeks of Cheap Gas Prices On The Rise in Yakima
Average gasoline prices in Yakima have are up 1.2 cents per gallon in the last week, averaging $3.95 per gallon today, according to GasBuddy's survey of 91 stations in Yakima.
Time to Celebrate! Yakima’s Christmas Trees Arrives Monday
The tree, which will be cut down on Monday morning
Yakima Realtor Says Renting May Be Better Than Buying Right Now
If you are inclined to purchase a home it depends upon how much money you have to spend before taking on a payment.