Ignacio Ventura

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Ignacio Ventura is a reporter for KJZZ. He graduated from the University of Southern California with a bachelor’s degree in creative writing and a minor in news media and society.

During his time at USC, Ventura worked as a news staff writer for the campus newspaper, the Daily Trojan. He covered stories ranging from updates on student government meetings to news about an alumna running for Los Angeles mayor. He was also a member of Dímelo, the Latinx media brand of the USC Annenberg Media Center, where he specialized in creating multimedia content for web and social media. 

Ventura is from Maryvale. In his free time, he enjoys dancing, drawing or reading. 

Title Author(s) Publication Date
Rihanna will headline the Super Bowl halftime show in Glendale Ignacio Ventura
Associated Press
Sept. 25, 2022
Phoenix police record largest fentanyl bust department history Ignacio Ventura Sept. 25, 2022
Maricopa County waives fees to help crowded animal shelters Ignacio Ventura Sept. 25, 2022
Scottsdale stops HOAs from requiring residents to overseed Ignacio Ventura Sept. 25, 2022
AZ State Forestry says fire season was mild this year Ignacio Ventura Sept. 25, 2022
These new Arizona laws just went into effect Ignacio Ventura Sept. 24, 2022
ASU professors discuss how independents can influence AZ politics Ignacio Ventura Sept. 19, 2022
Cooler weather, rain expected for the week in Phoenix area Ignacio Ventura Sept. 19, 2022
Scottsdale Fire using drones to aid in hiker rescues Ignacio Ventura Sept. 18, 2022
University of Arizona forms partnership with U.S. Space Command Ignacio Ventura Sept. 18, 2022
Phoenix comedian joins cast of 'Saturday Night Live' Ignacio Ventura Sept. 17, 2022
Flagstaff receives U.S. funding for infrastructure, pedestrian projects Ignacio Ventura Sept. 16, 2022
Mesa urges water conservation efforts by limiting overseeding lawns Ignacio Ventura Sept. 18, 2022
Netflix pizza series opens with Phoenix's Chris Bianco Ignacio Ventura Sept. 12, 2022
Tempe Healing Field honors victims of 9/11 Ignacio Ventura Sept. 9, 2022
Million-dollar homes in Phoenix get smaller, report shows Ignacio Ventura Sept. 10, 2022
Tempe enforces Town Lake trespassing ban Ignacio Ventura Sept. 3, 2022
Arizona sports betting was down in June 2022 Ignacio Ventura Sept. 2, 2022
Bowers says support for Trump is eroding Ignacio Ventura Aug. 31, 2022
Vietnam Veterans Memorial wall replica is stopping in Payson Ignacio Ventura Aug. 26, 2022
Study reveals increasing cost of Arizona opioids crisis Ignacio Ventura Aug. 25, 2022
More monsoon activity could mean flash flood warnings in Flagstaff Ignacio Ventura Aug. 25, 2022
Thursday marks 4th anniversary of McCain's death Ignacio Ventura Aug. 24, 2022