I'm the News Director at News Radio 560 KOQ. 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.
Pangborn Airport Shut Down Until Saturday
The closure shuts off the airport's only daily commercial flight to Seattle on Horizon Air.
Emergency Construction To Close SR 28 Bypass In East Wenatchee
Lauren Loebsack with the state Department of Transportation says it's an emergency repair of storm water pipe that needs immediate attention.
New Chelan PUD Site Year Behind Schedule, $25 Million Over Budget
PUD staff members said Monday that there have been setbacks caused by market factors, and notably from the discovery of cultural artifacts.
800 Students Coming To Wenatchee For Computer Science Fair
Organizers say it'll be the first time such an event will be held in Eastern Washington, and it'll be the first event of its kind in 3 years.
WSDOT Cautioning Drivers After Spinouts, Crashes On Mountain Passes
The first major storms of the winter season led to requirements such as chains or snow tires on Stevens, Blewett and Snoqualmie passes.
Planned Resort and Hotel Submitted For Orondo Area
A narrative of the project submitted by the applicant says it would include up to 80,000 square feet of construction on approximately 30 acres.
Five Finalists Named For Chelan District Judge Open Seat
County Commissioners are responsible for appointing a replacement and have narrowed the field to five out of nine applicants.
Low Cost Carriers Being Considered To Offset Service Reductions at Pangborn
The Chelan Douglas Port Authority meets with the airline industry on a regular basis to explore possible future service to Pangborn Airport, which the Port operates. Some Port commissioners and management staff recently attended a conference, where they spoke with several carriers. ...
Chelan County to Auction Off $4.75 Million In Surplus Property
Chelan County has a plan in place to auction off pieces of land it owns that have been identified as surplus property. County commissioners signed a resolution Monday authorizing the public auction or transfer of 35 pieces of land. Che...
WVC Names Four Finalists in Search For Next President
The candidates are from four different states - Washington, Oregon, California, and Virginia - who represent both four-year institutions and two-year community colleges.