Dean Allen was born and raised in Spokane, Washington and graduated from high school in 1969. He spent 4 years in the Air Force and went into broadcasting after discharge in 1975. Dean stayed in Spokane where he and his wife raised their two children. Dean has been in the Spokane radio market since 1982. When Dean’s not on-air you will most likely find him on the golf course, watching sports or spending time with his two grandchildren!
Teresa has been on the air in Spokane for more than two decades as a co-host & news anchor on two successful morning radio shows and a familiar face to Inland Northwest TV viewers as a morning news reporter and anchor. Her work behind the scenes includes producing and hosting numerous special programs like 4-Your Health, ExplorerTV, and Bloomsday coverage.
Even though many of us have that neighbor who is the eye sore of the neighborhood. Overall, many Americans believe their yard reflects how they feel about their home. On a scale of one to ten, 73-percent of the respondents in a new Harris Interactive poll would rate the importance of maintaining their yard at a seven or higher, with 23-percent giving it a ten. For 42-percent, taking care of their yard is one way they show pride in their home. Fifteen-percent believe a well-maintained yard helps them maintain the value of their property. Sixteen-percent tend to their yard so they can have an outdoor space to relax. That's also the most common use of the yard, with 26-percent saying the go out for some relaxation. Seventeen-percent enjoy gardening, and 14-percent will do things in their yard as a family. Eleven-percent use their yard primarily as a space for their pets to play and get exercise. The majority of Americans have a yard. Just 12-percent of the respondents don't have any yard or landscaping around their home.