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. 

More than half of the inmates in jails across the nation have a mental health condition, 64 percent according to the Federal Bureau of Prison statistics. Mendocino County Sheriff Tom Allman has brought a lot of attention to the problem here and the deterioration of the exsisting facility.


The Mendocino County Board of Supervisors received a proposal at their Tuesday, February 7 meeting, from a team aiming to secure state funding for a county jail expansion to include a mental healthcare space.  


Many homeless individuals in Ukiah are getting healthy and staying off the streets thanks to The Ukiah Valley Street Medicine program.  

The Grist Creek Aggregate asphalt plant along Highway 162 and Outlet Creek in northern Mendocino County had a turbulent start and its future is not yet clear. Within its first few month, the owners were hit with multiple county and state violations and litigation by a group of neighbors called Friends of Outlet Creek.



The Mendocino County Board of Supervisors are working with multiple agencies and groups to craft the county Medical Cannabis Cultivation Ordinance.  At the supervisor's meeting on January 24, many local growers weighed in on the process.