Alan Sillence


Alan Sillence
Alan Sillence
Sports Director Alan Sillence joined KIMA in 1994 and has spent 25 years in broadcasting. You'll see him anchoring sports weeknights at 6:00 and 11:00 on KIMA Action News.

He started his career at KOMO-TV in Seattle in 1978 as a film editor and news production assistant while studying at the University of Washington.

He then moved to KNDO-TV, before heading south to KGGM-TV in Albuquerque New Mexico. While in New Mexico, Sillence won the Associated Press award for best newscast in New Mexico and also took the Associated Press award for second-best sportscast in New Mexico.

Sillence returned to the Yakima Valley nearly 15 years ago, where he's won numerous awards, including the Associated Press first place for best sportscast in Washington. Sillence is also a member of the Yakima Valley Sports Commission and you'll see him emceeing a number of events around the area throughout the year.

Recent stories by Alan Sillence

Sports Super Snack recipes: Salmon Seahawk Delights Super Snack recipes: Salmon Seahawk Delights (Video)
Salmon Seahawk Delights:

12 slices white bread
3 1/2 tablespoons butter, melted

1 can salmon, drained
3 tablespoons butter
1 1/2 tablespoons plain flour
3/4 cup milk
3 green onions, finely chopped
Salt and pepper
1/4 teaspoon ground paprika
1/2 teaspoon Dijon mustard
1 teaspoon lemon juice
1 teaspoon finely chopped parsley
Extra parsley, for decoration

Preheat oven to 375
Sports Super Snack recipes: Seahawks Egg-Citements Super Snack recipes: Seahawks Egg-Citements (Video)
Seahawks Egg-Citements:

12 eggs
1/4 cup mayonnaise
1 tablespoon yellow mustard
Salt & pepper
Blue & green food dye
2 cups water

Boil and peel 12 eggs. Cut eggs in half lengthwise.

Place yolks in mixing bowl and place egg whites in a shallow bowl.

Combine water with blue dye.