Bret Jaspers

Senior Field Correspondent - West Valley

Bret Jaspers 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, All Things ConsideredWeekend 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.

When he's not covering the news, he's probably running, reading, or eating. Jaspers is also a member of Actors' Equity Association, the union for professional stage actors.

Title Author(s) Publication Date
CAP Board Supports Arizona Drought Plan Proposal Bret Jaspers Dec. 6, 2018
CAP Could Act On Drought Plan At Thursday Meeting Bret Jaspers Dec. 5, 2018
Youth Survey Shows Increase In Use Of E-Cigarettes In Arizona Bret Jaspers Dec. 3, 2018
Phoenix Publishes Officer Involved Shooting Dashboard Bret Jaspers Nov. 30, 2018
Ducey To Ask For $30M In Budget Plan For Drought Bret Jaspers Nov. 29, 2018
Robert Brutinel To Serve As Next Chief Justice Of AZ Supreme Court Bret Jaspers Nov. 19, 2018
This Legal Issue Could Disrupt Drought Talks — Again Bret Jaspers Nov. 15, 2018
Meeting Held To Address Falling Lake Mead Water Levels Lauren Gilger, Mark Brodie, Bret Jaspers
Luke Runyon, KUNC
Nov. 15, 2018
Ducey Weighs In On Drought Plan Bret Jaspers Nov. 13, 2018
Western Arizona Tribe: We Can Help With Drought Plan Bret Jaspers Nov. 12, 2018
Arizona Ballot Signatures Dispute Resolved Bret Jaspers Nov. 12, 2018
County Republicans, Recorders Settle Ballot Signature Dispute Bret Jaspers
Howard Fischer, Capitol Media Services
Nov. 9, 2018
Zimbabwe Transplant Offers Observations On U.S. Election Bret Jaspers Nov. 7, 2018
CAWCD Election Sees 2 New Board Members, 3 Returnees Bret Jaspers Nov. 7, 2018
U.S. Senate Race Too Close To Call Bret Jaspers Nov. 7, 2018
Polling Locations Open With Little Issues Bret Jaspers Nov. 6, 2018
Fontes: Polling Places Prep Going Well Ahead Of Election Day Lauren Gilger, Bret Jaspers Nov. 5, 2018
Lesko, Tipirneni In West Valley Rematch Bret Jaspers Nov. 2, 2018
CAP Parent Agency Approves Deal With GRIC Bret Jaspers Nov. 1, 2018
Water Managers Along Colo. River Figuring Out How To Live With Less Bret Jaspers
Luke Runyon, KUNC
Nov. 1, 2018
Negative Ads Dominate U.S. Senate Race Between McSally, Sinema Bret Jaspers Oct. 30, 2018
Officials Urge Street Feeders To Work At Established Agencies Bret Jaspers Oct. 30, 2018
Negotiations Heating Up Over Drought Plan Bret Jaspers Oct. 24, 2018
Election Officials Anxious, Optimistic For Nov. 6 Bret Jaspers Oct. 22, 2018
Foreign-Born Coach, Players Shoulder Suns' Hope For Turnaround Bret Jaspers, Matthew Casey Oct. 17, 2018