Food Insecure - May 28,  2012
Northwest Now

Food Insecure - May 28, 2012

Hunger and the resources to address it.

The Tenth C.D.  - May 21, 2012
Northwest Now

The Tenth C.D. - May 21, 2012

Washington gets a new representative in Congress.

Return of a Killer - May 14, 2012
Northwest Now

Return of a Killer - May 14, 2012

Washington's Whooping Cough outbreak.

Rough Seas - May 7, 2012
Northwest Now

Rough Seas - May 7, 2012

A discussion about ship building and industrial concerns in Seattle's SODO District.

Under Water - April 30, 2012
Northwest Now

Under Water - April 30, 2012

The local housing market and the new Pierce County Flood Control district.

You're Hired - April 23, 2012
Northwest Now

You're Hired - April 23, 2012

Work, employment and change in the digital age.

Under Fire - April 16, 2012
Northwest Now

Under Fire - April 16, 2012

Children, guns and stopping accidental shootings.

Up In Smoke - April 9, 2012
Northwest Now

Up In Smoke - April 9, 2012

Will voters legalize marijuana?

I Do - April 2, 2012
Northwest Now

I Do - April 2, 2012

Will voters approve marriage equality?

MEET TOM LAYSON

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Tom Layson is KBTC's Managing Editor and comes to the job having worked as a television news reporter and anchor in Yakima, Terre Haute, Louisville, Sacramento-Stockton, Columbus and New York-New Jersey.

Tom anchored 13 hours of wall-to-wall live coverage in the NY/NJ market during 9-11 which is but one example of the many thousands of hours he’s been on the set or in the field delivering live coverage, interviewing Presidents and Governors, leading election and political coverage, and guiding viewers through many hours of breaking news from hostage crisis' to airplane crashes to natural disasters.

Tom received an Emmy for KBTC's Northwest Now, and has served a columnist for local newspapers, a commentator on local talk shows, and a media analyst for CBS radio.

Tom is a graduate of Pacific Lutheran University and currently resides in the Puyallup area.