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.
Technology plays a big role in the lives of American teenagers. All one-thousand-203 respondents in a new Wikia survey say they're online for at least one hour a day, and 46-percent admit they're logged on at least ten hours a day. Kids don't give themselves many breaks from technology, either. Just 63-percent of the 13-to-18-year-olds polled say they're "unplugged" while at work or school, and only 44-percent are "unplugged" when they do homework. Forty-five-percent will go off-line when they're exercising or playing sports, and just 44-percent give their full attention to religious services. A quarter admit they'll check their e-mail and other messages within five minutes of waking up, while 73-percent look to see what's in their inbox during the first hour of their day.