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. 


The Redwood Complex Fire (includes Redwood Fire and Potter Valley Fire) is 19,000 acres as of 10:30 this evening, according to Calfire.

The fire is located north of Highway 20, west of Mendocino National Forest, south of Black Bart. Evacuations are in place Evacuations are in place for areas of Potter Valley, the Community of Redwood Valley and Golden Rule.


Fire information numbers:  707-467-6428, 707-467-2518, 707-467-6446.

Watch Mendocino County Sheriff's Office, Ukiah Police Department, and their Facebook pages for updates:

Updates on the operation of the homeless shelter in Fort Bragg, reported by Dan Young. 

Cannabis cultivation and amnesty were discussed at this week's Mendocino County Supervisor's meeting, Sheriff Tom Allman called on a crackdown to end illegal cannabis cultivation in 2018.  Dan Young reports. 

Cannabis is the top agricultural crop in Round Valley.  Locals sometimes refer to it as Ground Zero for marijuana cultivation in Mendocino County. Despite the amount of such farming in Covelo, many residents feel they have been poorly represented in local cannabis policy shaping and they want their concerns and opinions voiced.  Dan Young reports.