Sheri Quinn

News Director

Sheri is the current news director at KZYX. Sheri has an impressive C.V. and comes to KZYX from Utah where she was an award winning journalist and reporter.

Sheri proved her talents to the KZYX listeners during the important extensive coverage of the fires in Lake county. Her reporting on local elections and the growing concern over changes in the local cannabis industry has won her praises from all over Northern California. 

Three new cases of human sex trafficking were reported in northern California since 2016, according to trafficking survivor Elle Snow and founder of Game Over, a survivor led organization working to end sex trafficking


Snow has turned her horrifying experience into an awareness campaign - helping other victims across the United States escape trafficking and educating communities about how to identify it, prevent it, and more.  

Mendocino County Sheriff's Office

A man with a black handgun (pictured) entered the West America Bank in Gualala Thursday around 2:00p.m and demanded cash from the bank tellers, according to the Mendocino County Sheriff's Office. The suspect is described as a white male approximately 5'10" with a thin build. He was wearing a dark wig and sunglasses and ran from the bank northbound with an undisclosed amount of cash. 

If you have any information on this case, please call the Mendocino County Sheriff's Office Dispatch Center at (707) 463-4086 or (707) 234-2100.


Mendocino County launched the Medical Cannabis Cultivation program on May 4, 2017. The county Executive Office issued a statement Friday about additional guidelines for the cannabis permitting application process. Steps include: making an appointment with the Department of Agriculture, submitting an application with the checklist and taking that list to the treasurer/tax collectors office to pay the initial non-refundable application fee, and returning the application to the Department of Agriculture for processing and approval.