Ron Dungan

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Senior Field Correspondent

Ron Dungan has lived in Arizona for more than 35 years. He has worked as a reporter, construction worker, copy editor, designer and freelance writer. He's a graduate of the University of Iowa, where he was a member of the undergraduate Writers’ Workshop, and has a master’s in history from Arizona State University.

Dungan was an outdoors reporter and member of the storyteller team at the Arizona Republic, where he won several awards, and was a contributor on a border project that won the 2018 Pulitzer for explanatory reporting.

When not working, Dungan enjoys books, gardening, hanging out with his German shorthaired pointer, backpacking and fly-fishing. He's a fan of the Arizona Cardinals and Iowa Hawkeyes.

Title Author(s) Publication Date
FBI Investigating Derailment At Tempe Town Lake Bridge Jill Ryan, Alexandria Krusniak, Ron Dungan July 30, 2020
AZ Forests To Lift Many Campfire Restrictions Ron Dungan July 29, 2020
Is Valley Air Cleaner When More Of Us Work From Home? Ron Dungan July 28, 2020
Anthropologists Study History Of Disease Through Teeth Ron Dungan July 28, 2020
Last Chance For Arizonans To See Comet Neowise Ron Dungan July 24, 2020
Fuel Buildup Adds To AZ Communities' Fire Risk Ron Dungan July 24, 2020
Arizona Communities At High Risk During Wildfire Season Ron Dungan July 23, 2020
Tribal Nations To Receive Funding To Meet Transportation Needs Ron Dungan July 20, 2020
Data From AZ Wildfire Analyzed In Climate Change Study Ron Dungan July 15, 2020
More Than 60 Phoenix Firefighters Test Positive For COVID-19 Ron Dungan July 13, 2020
Navajo Nation Behind On Early Phase Of 2020 Census Ron Dungan July 13, 2020
New Mexico Asks Travelers To Quarantine, Stay Out Of State Parks Ron Dungan July 11, 2020
Helicopter Helping Fight Wildfire Near Payson Crashes, Pilot Dies Ron Dungan
Associated Press
July 8, 2020
Coconino County Sheriff’s Office Sees Busy Weekend Ron Dungan July 8, 2020
Glendale Seizure Nets Almost 4,000 Lbs. Of Fireworks Ron Dungan July 2, 2020
Coconino County Search And Rescue Sees Calls Increase Ron Dungan July 3, 2020
Bighorn Fire Continues To Force Evacuations Near Tucson Ron Dungan July 1, 2020
D-Backs Pitcher Mike Leake Opts Out Of 2020 Season Ron Dungan June 30, 2020
Attorney Says Mask Mandate Should Withstand Legal Challenges Ron Dungan June 30, 2020
AZ Cities Alter Fourth Of July Plans Over COVID-19 Ron Dungan June 29, 2020
Bighorn Fire Forces New Evacuations Near Tucson Ron Dungan June 26, 2020
More Than 200 March In Fountain Hills To Support Black Lives Matter Ron Dungan June 25, 2020
Winds Could Push Wildfire Smoke Into AZ Communities Ron Dungan June 23, 2020
Inmate Fire Crews Work Bush, Bighorn Fires Ron Dungan June 23, 2020
AZ Forests Hit With Trash Buildup From Campers Ron Dungan June 22, 2020