Bret Jaspers

Senior Field Correspondent - West Valley

Bret reports on the West Valley (and elsewhere) for KJZZ. He was previously the Managing Editor for News at WSKG in upstate New York. Before that, he was a producer at WYPR in Baltimore and at Wisconsin Public Radio. His stories have aired on NPR’s Morning Edition, Weekend Edition, and Here & Now. Way back when, he started as an intern and fill-in producer at WNYC’s On the Media, and then helped out on The Brian Lehrer Show and Soundcheck.

Bret's 2016 story on insurance coverage for addiction treatment won a First Place New York AP Association award for Enterprise Reporting. When he's not covering the news, he's probably running, reading, or eating. Bret is also a member of Actors' Equity Association, the union for professional stage actors.

Title Author Publication Date
New West Valley Health Clinic Breaks Ground In Peoria Bret Jaspers January 29, 2018
Monday Is Deadline For Voter Registration In Arizona's Special Election Primary Bret Jaspers January 29, 2018
2 Democratic Candidates For Trent Franks' Seat Debate In Phoenix Bret Jaspers January 26, 2018
5 Arizona GOP Candidates Vying To Replace Trent Franks Debate Bret Jaspers January 25, 2018
Candidate Removed From Ballot For AZ08 Bret Jaspers January 23, 2018
One Dem In Arizona Special Election Short Of Signatures Bret Jaspers January 22, 2018
Cardinals Hire Steve Wilks As New Head Coach Bret Jaspers January 22, 2018
In Senate Speech, Jeff Flake Condemns Trump Attacks On Media Bret Jaspers January 17, 2018
Arizona Gov. Ducey Water Proposals Likely To Address Excess Water Bret Jaspers January 17, 2018
Sky Harbor Workers Protest American Airlines Subsidiary Bret Jaspers January 16, 2018
Coconino National Forest Trying To Improve Water Quality Bret Jaspers January 16, 2018
Maricopa County Preps For Special Election Bret Jaspers January 12, 2018
Candidates File For Arizona Special Election To Replace Trent Franks Bret Jaspers January 11, 2018
Study: Phoenix Water More Affordable Than Other Large Cities Bret Jaspers January 09, 2018
Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey Reiterates ‘One Voice’ Message On Water Bret Jaspers January 09, 2018
Lesko Resigns To Run For Congress Bret Jaspers January 08, 2018
Phoenix Nonprofits Want To Bring Street Feeding Groups Into The Fold Bret Jaspers December 27, 2017
New West Valley Catholic High School Looking For Staff, Students Bret Jaspers December 25, 2017
How Birth Control Could Help The Wild Burro Population Bret Jaspers December 22, 2017
Arizona Livestock Officers Now Carry Narcan Bret Jaspers December 18, 2017
Phoenix Extends Deadline For Water Hauling To New River And Desert Hills Bret Jaspers December 15, 2017
Arizona Senate Democrats Want More From Anti-Harassment Policy Bret Jaspers December 14, 2017
Fight Over Water Rights Pits Mohave Valley Against Central AZ Bret Jaspers December 14, 2017
Arizona Special Elections Dates Set To Replace Trent Franks Bret Jaspers December 11, 2017
New Water Hauling Station A 'Go' For New River Bret Jaspers December 07, 2017