Matthew Casey

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Senior Field Correspondent - Fronteras Desk

Journalism is Matthew Casey's second career. His first was in the restaurant business, where he learned Spanish while working alongside immigrants as a cook, server and bartender.

Before joining KJZZ as a senior field correspondent, Casey covered public safety and breaking news for The Arizona Republic. He is a University of Arizona alumnus and has also worked for La Voz Arizona,, WSB-TV in Atlanta and The Laramie Boomerang. In 2006, Casey reported on Mexico's presidential election from Mexico City for Inside Tucson Business.

When he isn't chasing stories, Casey enjoys playing pick-up basketball, attending UA football games and exploring Cochise County.

Title Author(s) Publication Date
Phoenix VA Keeping Its Distance From Medical Cannabis Study Carrie Jung, Matthew Casey May 30, 2016
State Rests, Defense Moves Forward In Minuteman Founder's Trial Matthew Casey May 27, 2016
Fallen Phoenix Police Officer David Glasser Remembered For His Compassion Casey Kuhn, Matthew Casey May 26, 2016
Services Thursday For Fallen Phoenix Police Officer Matthew Casey May 25, 2016
Lake Havasu Schools Have More Needs Than Prop 123 Money Can Cover Matthew Casey May 24, 2016
Arizona Will Regulate Body Donation Companies, But It Could Take A While Matthew Casey May 24, 2016
Roosevelt School District Slashes Jobs After Budget Error Matthew Casey May 23, 2016
Phoenix Police Officer Shot In Laveen Dies Matthew Casey May 19, 2016
Objections Abound From The Start As Minuteman Founder Delivers Opening Statements In Own Defense Matthew Casey May 19, 2016
Opening Arguments Slated In Trial Of Ex-Minuteman Border Vigilante Matthew Casey May 17, 2016
Former Phoenix VA Director Sentenced Matthew Casey May 16, 2016
Kingman Sends Demand Letter To Former Auditor Matthew Casey May 16, 2016
Pfizer Blocking Lethal Injection Drugs Could Impact Arizona Matthew Casey May 16, 2016
Opponents Of South Mountain Freeway Worry About Environmental Impact, Wells Matthew Casey, Steve Goldstein May 12, 2016
Case Against South Mountain Freeway Up To Federal Judge Matthew Casey May 12, 2016
Judge Unseals Records, Denies Motion To Permanently Dismiss Leslie Merritt Jr. Case Matthew Casey May 10, 2016
Grand Canyon University's First Quarter Profits Rise Matthew Casey May 10, 2016
Grand Canyon University Property Tax Cut Bill Fails Matthew Casey May 6, 2016
Kingman Looks To Recover $1.1 Million In Theft Case Matthew Casey May 6, 2016
Leslie Merritt Jr.'s Attorneys Ask Judge To Permanently Dismiss Charges Matthew Casey May 5, 2016
Coyotes To Hold 'Major Press Conference' Thursday Matthew Casey May 5, 2016
Chino Valley To Consider Raising Fees For Medical Marijuana Grows Matthew Casey May 4, 2016
The Prop 123 Conundrum: Peoria Schools Tie Fate Of Teacher Raises On Its Uncertain Future Matthew Casey May 3, 2016
Prescott Money Woes Could Impact Library Matthew Casey May 2, 2016
Arizona's Ability To Execute Prisoners Unclear Matthew Casey April 29, 2016