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.
You'll have to find some other way to get your panda fix. The panda cam at the National Zoo in Washington is one casualty of the government shutdown. Live streaming video of the zoo's panda cub has been an Internet draw since the cub was born in August. The zoo is closed, as are all the other Smithsonian museums in the nation's capital. While visitors won't be able to see the animals, zoo officials say the shutdown doesn't affect the feeding and care of the creatures.