Austin Fast joined KJZZ in 2020 as he finishes his master's degree in investigative journalism at Arizona State's Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication.
Before moving to Phoenix, he covered the world’s largest wild salmon fishery at KDLG Public Radio in rural Alaska, wrote breaking news at a Cincinnati TV station, and taught English overseas with the Peace Corps.
Austin is a 2010 graduate of Miami University (Ohio). He enjoys exploring national parks, going on road trips, and trying out the Valley's breweries and restaurants (when there's not an ongoing global pandemic).
|New AZ Election Poll: Biden Maintains Slim Lead Over Trump||Austin Fast||Oct. 16, 2020|
|Crown King Residents Evacuate As Horse Fire Draws Closer||Austin Fast||Oct. 16, 2020|
|Candidates Pour Cash Into Broadcast Ads In Arizona||Austin Fast||Oct. 9, 2020|
|Mexican Workers In AZ Almost Double Remittances Amid COVID-19||Austin Fast||Oct. 5, 2020|
|Faith Groups Decry Trump's Plans for Record Low Refugee Cap||Austin Fast||Oct. 2, 2020|
|Utah Seeks Delay In Lake Powell Pipeline Project||Austin Fast||Sept. 25, 2020|
|Grijalva Believes Trump Will Challenge Results Of November Election||Austin Fast||Sept. 25, 2020|