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.
Chumstick Hwy Back Open, No Word On Standoff With Person
But there are no further details on how that standoff with a barricaded person ended. The person was reportedly armed.
Unemployment Numbers Rise In Wenatchee Area
The figures show a sharper rise year-over-year, with the jobless rate sitting at 6.1 percent in February of last year.
Winter Storm Advisory Suddenly In Effect For Wenatchee Region
National Weather Service meteorologist Joey Clevenger says the advisory was added to the forecast just before 6an Tuesday because of a change in the weather pattern.
Douglas Co. Disputes Audit Critical Of Its Use Of Federal Money
The county made its point of view public in a statement released by Karen Goodwin, Douglas County Chief Accountant.
Four Injured In Two Car Head-On Crash Near Mattawa
Troopers say a car driven by 19-year-old Jayri Ramirez-Garcia was northbound when it crossed the center line hit a southbound SUV head-on at about 12:45am.
Man Who Escaped From Jail Granted Hearing On Original Conviction
A hearing in Douglas County Superior Court was held Tuesday on the claim of 55-year-old Christian Edward White that his trial in a Waterville courtroom was closed to the public.
Consultant Chosen To Conduct Study On Regional Sports Complex
The Chelan Douglas Port Authority was asked to organize a feasibility study on a sports complex after interest sprang from local governments.
Regional Sports Complex Bill Still Moving Forward In Olympia
A bill that would allow for construction of a regional sports complex in Chelan and Douglas counties is moving through the state legislature.
Chelan PUD To Buy Large Backup Water Supply
The water will be used as needed to shore up needs in hatcheries, parks and water systems, and to assist with power generation.
Vaccination Lawsuit Against Confluence Health Formally Dismissed
Douglas County Superior Court Judge Brian Huber shot down the lawsuit for a third time this week.