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.
Motorcyclist Seriously Injured In U.S. 97 Crash Near Daroga Park
Troopers say Michael Howard was traveling southbound in a three-wheel motorcycle when he failed to slow down for a 2010 Toyota Tacoma pickup truck.
Meeting To Be Held On Peshastin Bridge Closure For Repairs
The Bridge could be temporarily closed for about four weeks while a contractor replaces the bridge’s deck.
Expanded YMCA In The Works At Chelan PUD Fifth Street Campus
An agreement had been in the works, but the Y now wants to purchase additional property for its operations.
Man Convicted In South Wenatchee Drive By Murder Gets 40 Years
Chelan County Superior Court Judge Travis Brandt sentenced 26-year-old Andrew Francis Morrow to the term Wednesday after Morrow entered a plea deal.
Salmon Festival Gets Repeat Performance At Rocky Reach Dam
The festival is meant to celebrate the return of salmon into the river system to spawn after years in the Pacific Ocean.
Grant County Officials, Live Nation Discuss Gorge Traffic Jam
Members of the Grant County government met with venue owner Live Nation Tuesday to discuss ways to avoid a repeat episode.
One More Blast Of Heat Hitting Wenatchee, NCW This Weekend
The same system would've brought temperatures closer to 100 or above had it come through the area a month ago.
Kroger/Albertson’s Selling 104 Washington Stores
It's almost a third of Washington's Kroger and Albertsons locations, which operate under the Safeway, Albertsons and Fred Meyer brands.
Forest Fires Still A Threat With Cooler Weather In NCW
Thunderstorms in the last week ignited a dozen fires in the Okanogan Wenatchee National Forest.
Port Asking Cities/Businesses To Back Fee For 2nd Horizon Flight
Alaska/Horizon Airlines has added a second daily flight to the airport, but the airline will charge a $500,000 fee if it's not able to cover its costs.