Jason is the News Director at News Radio 560 KPQ. My news background includes a number of different stops in radio newsrooms across the Midwest and the Western states. He covered both the Kansas and Missouri state legislatures, being stationed in the capital cities of both states. He now enjoys covering local news here in North Central Washington, A lot happens here in the recreation playground we live in. As they say, all politics is local.
Chelan Locals Wary of Bill Allowing More Pot Shop Signage
Chelan County commissioners Tuesday discussed a letter they received from the Wenatchee substance abuse prevention group Together for Youth.
East Wenatchee Council Member Steps Down, Citing Health Challenges
Sleiman made the surprise announcement toward the end of Tuesday night's council meeting, which she attended on Zoom.
Chelan PUD To Restore Shoreline At Riverwalk Park In Chelan
The work at Riverwalk Park in Chelan includes the installation of boulders, river cobble, native trees, and shrubs to stabilize the riverbank,
$2 Million Bail For Man Accused in East Wenatchee Murder
Travis Earl Collins made his first appearance in Douglas County Superior Court Tuesday after being arrested by a SWAT team Monday at his residence.
Eastmont District Will Try To Fast Track Another Vote On Bond
The deadline for filing for the next election in April is Friday, the same day this month's election will be certified.
Man Arrested By SWAT Team Monday Accused In East Wenatchee Murder
Investigators say Travis Earl Collins shot and killed 35-year-old Julio Cesar Garcia-Ramirez late the previous night during a drug transaction.
Wenatchee Valley Tech Skills Ctr. Up for $14.5 Million From State
The funding covers the cost of all four projects Wenatchee Public Schools requested for the center.
Ephtata Teenager Dead From Monday Night Crash On SR 17
Troopers say the teenager was traveling southbound at about 8:15 when he lost control on a curve, causing the car to overturn and come to a rest on its top.
East Cascade SWAT Called To Action For Second Time In 3 Days
The tactical unit took a dangerous subject into custody Monday in the area of Highway 2 at Deep Powder Lane in Leavenworth.
Cascade Snowpack Low, Other Concerns About Summer Wildfire Season
National Weather Service Meteorologist Charlotte Dewey says studies show no direct correlation between the level of snowpack and the severity of wildfires.