Meet the New Fire Chief, Brian Brett

Brian Brett joining KPQ’s Michael Knight during the Friday (7-27-18) session of “The Agenda” … Brett, born in Wenatchee began his career as a volunteer fireman … now he’s Fire Chief of Chelan County Fire District #1 … Please enjoy this exclusive NewsRadio 560 KPQ interview.


Senator Brad Hawkins Interviews KPQ’s Michael Knight

Tuesday afternoon on KPQ’s “The Agenda”, Talk Show Host, Michael Knight was, for the first time, the subject of an interview conducted by Washington State Senator Brad Hawkins … Both Hawkins and Knight seemed to survive the experience … here are a few random answers … Please listen to “The…


Peter Rivera (Rare Earth) Plays Concerts in the Gardens

Peter Rivera once sang for the hit-makers, Rare Earth, who recorded in the same Motown studio used by The Temptations, Smokey & The Miracles and the Four Tops … but …   Yet, the hits Rare Earth recorded were made while in that room while Stevie Wonders equipment cluttered the…


Fight The Trend of Veteran Suicides

More soldiers have died by their own hand than have died in our recent military actions … the subject is still left without discussion in most military settings …   Nancy Brouwers, founder of the Thomas A Biddle Foundation, named for her son that took his life after service as…


Paraglider Dies in Crash Near Chelan

The State Patrol is reporting a 40 year old Idaho man was killed in a paragliding crash Sunday evening. Ryan E. McRoberts of Garden Valley, Idaho, lost control after jumping off of Deer Mountain and crashed onto Highway 97A about 2 miles east of Chelan. The crash was reported about…


KPQ Rides With Chelan County Deputies

Friday night in Chelan KPQ’s Micahel Knight riding along with Chelan Couty Sheriff’s Deputy, Austin Key …. an evening in a vacation town where any call for service can be played out in various ways that may be serious or not … It was a seriously quiet Friday night, which…


Red Flag Warnings Continue

Another hot day of hazardous weather … Steve Bodner, of the National Weather Service in Spokane, says expect the same red flag conditions for tomorrow.


Candidate, Susan Hutchison to Appear on “The Agenda”

Former state Republican Party chair, Susan Hutchison, is challenging Democratic U.S. Sen. Maria Cantwell … Hutchison believes the new trade war will eventually benefit Washington farmers … The entire interview with Senatorial candidate Susan Hutchison can be heard on “The Agenda” with Michael Knight. tomorrow [WED] at 12:15 PM


Primary Ballots are in the Mail This Week

Are you waiting for your ballot for the Primary election?? Skip Moore is the Auditor for Chelan County, he wants to remind you: It always important that you vote … The general election will be Tuesday, November 6th.