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.
Douglas PUD Makes Contract Changes Biggest Project Ever At Wells Dam
PUD commissioners this week authorized nearly a million dollars to pay for a spare part and offer incentives for contractors working on power generating units at Wells Dam.
SR 28 Bypass In East Wenatchee Set To Reopen After Emergency Repairs
The bypass was closed last Thursday, Nov. 10 to let construction crews fix porting of the highway that had buckled because of water seepage.
Large Fentanyl Busts Made By Drug Task Force In Wenatchee Valley
Drug Task Force Commander Chris Foreman says his team has the resources to develop specialized skills.
Douglas County, Like Chelan County, Will Not Dismiss DUI Cases Over Breathalyzer
District Court Judge Eric Biggar issued a letter Tuesday, stating the cases would move forward in December.
Douglas County To Announce Decision Tuesday On Challenged DUI Cases
District Court Judge Eric Biggar will issue his decision after Chelan County District Court judges announced last week that they would not dismiss those cases.
Washington 3rd District Flip Key To Democratic Hope Of Holding U.S. House
Auto shop owner Marie Gluesenkamp Perez was a virtual unknown in the August primary election
One Dead In Head On Crash Near Quincy
Deputies say a 2021 Toyota 4Runner driven by Justin Evans was eastbound on Road 5 NW near White Trail when it crossed the centerline and slammed onto a semi.
Man Who Held Bible Studies Charged With Rape
A 69-year-old man is accused of sexually assaulting two younger men at a Wenatchee home where he conducted bible study classes. Michael Wilson was arrested Tuesday on accusations he sexually assaulted a 22-year-old man last year and the previous year, and a 24-year-old man last year...
Chelan County, PUD Move Forward With Malaga Waterfront Park
Improvements would be made to a shoreline area on the Columbia River that would serve the roughly 5,000 people who live in the Malaga area
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.