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.
Recommendations To Avoid Auto Theft In Washington
The agency has republished a social media post from law enforcement in the Puget Sound area about combating vehicle theft
Chelan PUD Touts Fish Survival Rate Through Rocky Reach Dam
Juvenile Chinook salmon traveling downstream had a survival rate of almost 94 percent while almost 100 percent of adult fish traveling back upstream survived.
Study Is Focused On Boosting Tourism Industry In Chelan County
The county has hired a travel and tourism marketing company to study the strengths, needs and gaps in the county's tourism industry.
Bail Still $750,000 For Chelan Man Accused Of Child Rape
Prosecutors have filed 13 felony charges against Abraham Escalera of Chelan, including child rape and sexual exploitation of a minor.
Winter Is Here, Forest Service Cautions Drivers On Hazards
The heaviest use of roads in the Okanogan Wenatchee National Forest right now is from people looking to chop down a Christmas Tree, which is allowed in many areas.
Wenatchee School Board Sworn In After Election, Two New Members
The move came at this week's meeting when all members were sworn in after the recent general election.
East Wenatchee Man Gets Plea Deal Dismissing Child Sex Crimes
Kenneth Crisp entered a plea Tuesday in Douglas County Superior Court to two counts of second-degree assault.
Cashmere Man Charged With Assault, Mother Possibly Disfigured
Deputies say an emergency room doctor told them the mother of Santiago Pina-Corona could have an eye amputated and had suffered permanent disfigurement.
Fundraising Concert To Benefit Wenatchee Low Barrier Shelter
Susan Steele is a director with the People's Foundation, which operates the St. Francis low barrier emergency shelter.
Wenatchee Foothills Trails Close Friday To Protect Mule Deer
Chelan PUD owns the 960-acre Home Water Wildlife Preserve in the heart of Sage Hills and has been closing its land during the winter for some time.