Kathy Ritchie joined the KJZZ newsroom in 2014 as a reporter. With more than 10 years of experience reporting and writing stories for national and regional magazines and websites, including Child, SMITH, Arizona Highways and asap, the AP’s multimedia storytelling service, Ritchie is returning to her broadcasting roots.

Before becoming a writer, Ritchie got her start at ABC News and FOX News in New York City.

When she’s not in the newsroom, Ritchie volunteers with the Alzheimer’s Association and is a member of the Young Advocates for the Alzheimer’s Association. She wrote about her mother’s dementia in the book, The Moment: Wild, Poignant, Life-Changing Stories from 125 Writers and Artists Famous & Obscure.

She is a graduate of Arizona State University and New York University.

Title Publication Date
Citrus Quarantine Expanded To Parts Of Maricopa County April 23, 2015
More Flight Path Changes Possible At Airports Across The Valley April 23, 2015
Auditor General's Report Critical Of State Revenue Department April 17, 2015
Free Entrance To Arizona's National Parks This Weekend April 17, 2015
Phoenix Mayor And Councilman React To FAA Flight Path Report April 15, 2015
New Section Of Hatcher Road A Model Of Phoenix's 'Complete Street' Project April 13, 2015
Yuma Council Takes First Steps To Ban Texting While Driving April 09, 2015
Republican Voters Sue City Of Tucson Over City Council Election Process April 08, 2015
Plague Found In Fleas Near Popular Hiking Spot In N. Arizona April 03, 2015
Arizona Legislature OKs Voluntary REAL ID Driver's Licenses April 03, 2015
Bill Aims To Help Arizona's Feral Cats April 02, 2015
ADOT: Delays Expected On US 93 Near Wikieup April 02, 2015
Sky Harbor Officials Update City On FAA Developments April 01, 2015
Muhammad Ali Parkinson Center And ASU To Study And Prevent Falling Among Older Adults March 27, 2015
Cesar Chavez Park To Get A New Look Over The Next Year March 27, 2015
2 Arizona Bills Would Make It Harder For Neighborhoods To Block Liquor Stores March 27, 2015
Arizona Part Of Nationwide Initiative To Increase Colorectal Screening March 18, 2015
Tucson Crowd-Control Ordinance To Be Rewritten March 18, 2015
FAA Flight Path Noise May Impact Historic Phoenix Homes March 16, 2015
Arizona's Unemployment Numbers Above National Rate March 12, 2015
Census: 40 Percent Of Arizonans In Lake Havasu, Prescott Have Remarried March 12, 2015
Court Rules Against Arizona Mom In Son's Study-Abroad Death March 12, 2015
Authorities Take Down Drug Organization With Ties To Sinaloa Cartel March 05, 2015
Arizona Senate Approves Bill Allowing ADOT To Issue REAL ID Licenses March 05, 2015
Phoenix Bike Share Program Expanding March 04, 2015