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
Valley Metro New Or Expanded Bus Service Starts Monday Bret Jaspers October 23, 2017
BLM Releases Plan For Target Shooting On Sonoran National Monument Bret Jaspers October 20, 2017
Downtown Glendale Will Not Get Light Rail Bret Jaspers October 19, 2017
El Mirage City Manager Fired By City Council Vote Bret Jaspers October 18, 2017
Anthem May Be Key To Water Fix In New River And Desert Hills Bret Jaspers October 13, 2017
Bill In Congress Would Make It Harder For President To Name National Monuments Bret Jaspers October 11, 2017
UA’s Richardson Appears In Federal Court In Manhattan Bret Jaspers October 10, 2017
Sprint Tablet Giveaway Reaches Tolleson Union High School District Bret Jaspers October 09, 2017
La Paz County Wants To Buy Thousands Of Acres From Federal Government Bret Jaspers October 06, 2017
Sen. Marco Rubio Visits Arizona To Fundraise For Sen. Jeff Flake Bret Jaspers October 05, 2017
Glendale Police Investigating Three Fires At Sahuaro Ranch, Ask Public For Help Bret Jaspers October 05, 2017
New Health Center Coming To West Valley in 2020 Bret Jaspers September 30, 2017
Improved Pay, Training Among Recommendations For Department Of Child Safety Bret Jaspers September 29, 2017
Extended U.S.-Mexico Water Treaty Shifts Focus To Lower Basin States Bret Jaspers September 28, 2017
U.S. And Mexico Agree To Extend 1944 Colorado River Treaty Bret Jaspers September 28, 2017
University Of Arizona's Richardson Among Coaches Accused Of Corruption Bret Jaspers September 26, 2017