Rik Mikals has had a remarkable journey in the world of radio broadcasting and community engagement over a 30-year span. Rik's voice has been heard on radio stations across Idaho, Montana, California, and Washington State. Rik has made Tri-Cities his home since 2007 and has served on the board of Pet Over Population Prevention, advocated for domestic abuse awareness through the YWCA, and highlighted the challenges faced by foster kids. Rik, a former foster child himself, remains a strong advocate for systemic reform in the foster care system. Rik Mikals is widely known for his never-ending knowledge of pop culture.
When Washington State Stunned the Holidays by Banning Christmas Decorations
In 2022, King County sent a memo banning religious displays in the workplace, the reaction from the public was negative. Even though religious displays seem harmless, in the past they were seen as a potential distraction.
The Do’s and Don’ts of Gift-Giving for Washington State U.S. Postal Service Workers
Gifting Postal Service workers during the holidays? Be sure to know what's allowed.
Why Steel Bridges Are Painted Blue in Washington State
Did you know that Washington steel bridges used to be green? Find out why they changed to blue and which two are the best examples
Pineapple Express: Weather Expert’s Insight on Impact in Washington
The Pineapple Express storm arriving from the Hawaiian Islands to Washington State this week could result in flooding on smaller rivers.
Flood Warning: WA and ORE Is Going To Get 1 Month of Rain Over Six Days
An Atmospheric River is forecasted to bring extra rainfall to the Pacific Northwest this week, possibly leading to flooding
Facts: Mysterious Dog Illness Has Reached Washington State
CIRDC, a virus-caused respiratory illness, has been reported in 16 U.S. states and two cases in Washington State, 7 things you can do to keep your dog safe.
Leavenworth Washington Robbed of Being #1 Winter Wonderland Destination
Vacationers in search of a magical winter experience should plan a trip to Leavenworth! Explore the reindeer farm, shop the quirky stores, and enjoy a holiday light show.
Construction Is Messing With Your Washington State Winter Travel
Washington State drivers urged to plan alternate routes this weekend.
What!? Washington State’s Most Famous Dessert Isn’t Apple Pie?
Who would have guessed that the most beloved dessert in Washington State isn't apple pie? Find out what this surprisingly-tasty treat is and why it reigns supreme.
World Famous Oregon Coast Sunken Ship Is Now Exposed for All
Visit Clatsop Spit and explore the Peter Iredale shipwreck, now visible for the first time in years.