I'm the News Director at News Radio 560 KPQ. My news background includes a number of different stops in radio newsrooms across the Midwest and the Western states. I covered both the Kansas and Missouri state legislatures, being stationed in the capital cities of both states. I enjoy covering local news here in North Central Washington, A lot happens here in the recreation playground we live in. As they say, all politics is local.
Chelan PUD Touts Fish Survival Rate Through Rocky Reach Dam
Juvenile Chinook salmon traveling downstream had a survival rate of almost 94 percent while almost 100 percent of adult fish traveling back upstream survived.
Wenatchee Mayor-elect Admits Campaign Error With Mass Mailer
Mayor-elect Mike Poirier wrote a letter to the Washington Public Disclosure Commission admitting he failed to disclose who paid for his campaign mass mailer.
Chelan, Douglas, Grant PUDs To Host Joint Clean Energy Expo
There'll be a large number of technology firms on hand sharing information about a range of energy sources at the Clean Energy Expo.
Wenatchee Valley Humane Society Seeks Donations To Get New Van
The nonprofit says it needs to replace its 2010 Chevy van to continue transporting animals, food, and supplies, which it's done for more than a decade.
New Guide Called “Chelan County Living” Now Available
It's called Chelan County Living, which includes sections focused on outdoor recreation, local wildlife and wildfires among other things.
Wenatchee Stormwater Bills Going Up In 2024
The annual rate increase is moving from 3.5 percent to 6 percent, which will cost property owners an average of $8.77 more a year.
Auditor: Iniguez Tight Lead In School Board Race Likely To Stand
Iniguez leads Randy Smith by 19 votes in the race for a Wenatchee School Board position.
Thursday Rally in Wenatchee Park Draws Supporters Of Israel
About 50 people gathered at Memorial Park in Wenatchee Thursday for a pro-Israeli rally.
Okanogan Wenatchee National Forest Allows Christmas Tree Cutting
A $5.00 permit allows a family to chop down one tree in the forest, with a height limit of 15 feet.
Town Auto Group Offering Turkey Giveaways Through Holidays
Town Auto Group cited the increasing cost of grocery bills when launching its “Turkey Giveaways” this week.