Bridget Dowd


Bridget Dowd is a former KJZZ news intern who started working as a reporter in December 2017. She’s a senior at Arizona State University’s Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication and will graduate in May 2018. Dowd fell in love with radio during her freshman year when she joined Blaze Radio, ASU’s student-run radio station. She is the current station manager and former news director of Blaze Radio. She also spent time interning for “Dateline” and “Sunday Night with Megyn Kelly” on NBC at Universal Studios in Los Angeles.

Dowd grew up in in the Pacific Northwest but came to Arizona for college. She also spends time fostering kittens and working for a local animal shelter. She has special interests in disability journalism and crime reporting.

In her spare time, she’s likely to be surrounded by cats or indulging in her true-crime obsession.

Title Author(s) Publication Date
Sen. John McCain Won't Vote On GOP Tax Bill Bridget Dowd Dec. 17, 2017
168 Arizona Firefighters Battle Fires In California Bridget Dowd Dec. 17, 2017
Arizona Firefighters Continue To Battle California Wildfires Bridget Dowd Dec. 16, 2017
Last Weekend To Enroll In Affordable Care Act Coverage Bridget Dowd Dec. 9, 2017
Yoga Is The Cat's Meow At Tempe's New Cat Cafe Bridget Dowd May. 29, 2017
Coconino National Forest Officials Allowing Snake Ridge Fire To Grow Bridget Dowd May. 24, 2017
Mesa Councilman Ryan Winkle Served Time In 2009 For Super Extreme DUI Bridget Dowd May. 24, 2017
Mesa Names New Police Chief Bridget Dowd May. 24, 2017
Report: Road Conditions Contribute To Tribal Kids Missing School Bridget Dowd May. 23, 2017
Penzone Considering Moving Shelter Animals To Tent City Bridget Dowd May. 18, 2017
ADOT Installing In-Pavement Sensors To Monitor Traffic Flow Bridget Dowd May. 17, 2017
National Park Service Releases Plan For Grand Canyon Bison Removal Bridget Dowd May. 11, 2017
GoFundMe Raising Money For Tucson January 8th Memorial Bridget Dowd May. 10, 2017
Prescott To Sell Granite Mountain Hotshots' Fire Station Bridget Dowd May. 9, 2017
Grand Canyon Trust Files Lawsuit Against Trump Administration Bridget Dowd May. 9, 2017
Firefighters Gaining Control of Mulberry Fire Near Vail Bridget Dowd May. 9, 2017
Grand Canyon Trust Plans To Sue Trump Administration Bridget Dowd May. 8, 2017
Maricopa County Parks Campfire Ban Now In Effect Bridget Dowd May. 8, 2017
1st Mosquito Of Season Tests Positive For West Nile Virus Bridget Dowd May. 1, 2017
BLM Approves Last Piece Of Valley-Wide APS Transmission Line Bridget Dowd Apr. 27, 2017
Sawmill Fire Spreads Out To 40,000 Acres Bridget Dowd, Phil Latzman Apr. 26, 2017
Bush Highway Closed Due To Cactus Fire North Of Mesa Bridget Dowd Apr. 26, 2017
Healing Hearts Animal Rescue Rehabs Abused, Neglected Arizona Animals Bridget Dowd Apr. 24, 2017
Phoenix Organizations Work To Curb Addiction To Painkillers Bridget Dowd Apr. 20, 2017
Construction On South Mountain Freeway Means I-10 Closures Bridget Dowd Apr. 19, 2017