Zach Behrens | KCET
Zach Behrens was KCET's Director of News, Region and State. He worked on digital and on-air news products that related to Southern California and beyond. He was also the Digital Executive Producer for "SoCal Connected."
Behrens previously ran LAist and has held positions at the city of Santa Clarita and California Institute of the Arts, where he earned a degree in music. He has won awards from the Los Angeles Press Club, L.A. Weekly, and the San Fernando Valley Business Journal. In 2008, he was named—somewhat arbitrarily, but it's fun to say anyway—as the 8th most influential person in Los Angeles by NowPublic.com.
He is currently a member of the Outdoors Writers Association of California and has served as an Associate Member on the Los Angeles chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists as well as the CalArts Alumni Board, San Fernando Valley Jaycees, and the Sherman Oaks Neighborhood Council.
Post date: 2014-01-02T10:43:20-08:00
An uptick in visitor numbers brings an increas in injuries and missing hikers.
Post date: 2013-12-19T09:52:52-08:00
Celebrate 150 years of California State Parks with events throughout 2014.
Post date: 2013-12-12T08:15:00-08:00
They've actually been closed due to snow since November but Yosemite made it official today.
Post date: 2013-12-07T02:48:31-08:00
Snow, snow everywhere! In the mountainous areas at least. Here's what's going on.
Post date: 2013-12-05T10:15:11-08:00
Hiking and other outdoor activities in parts of the Angeles National Forest could be disrupted this weekend with predicted snowfall.
Post date: 2013-12-05T06:15:38-08:00
Shortly after reopening from a two-month emergency closure, two hiker incidents occured on consecutive evenings at Indian Canyons.