Arizona's Morning News

Arizona's Morning News

Start your morning off right with Arizona's Morning News with Jim and Jayme. You'll be informed with the very latest on what's going on in the Valley, Arizona, nation and throughout the world. Jim and Jayme are native Arizonans with more than 40+ years of local news coverage, six combined AP reporter of the year awards.

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The Miranda Rights are established

Back on this day in 1966, the Miranda Rights were established. Learn more in today's KTAR timeline brought to you by Beatitudes Campus. 

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Jun 13, 2024 8:23 AM
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Sharper Point Commentary: Bigger trucks and fewer officers could lead to more deaths

How bigger trucks and a smaller force of troopers could lead to you dying on the roads. Jim Sharpe explores a topic, are we asking too much of too few troopers?

00:02:53
Jun 13, 2024 8:14 AM
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Michael Burg, Phoenix attorney

Are you having a pool party this summer? Safety first! We talked to a a lawyer to explain your responsibilities. 

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Jun 13, 2024 7:58 AM
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Jeffery Hawkins, President of the Arizona State Trooper Association

A battle over bigger trucks on our roads, the president of the AZ State Trooper association is in DC, we talked to him for the latest. 

00:05:28
Jun 13, 2024 7:32 AM
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Dana Kennedy, AARP's Arizona State Director

The election is less than 5 months away, AARP’s out with a new poll on older voters –  we took a closer look at the results with AARP’s State director. 

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Jun 13, 2024 7:30 AM
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Little girls were allowed to play ball

Back on this day in 1974, little league baseball allowed girls to get back on the field. Learn more on todays' KTAR timeline brought to you by the Beatitudes Campus. 

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Jun 12, 2024 8:17 AM
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Sharper Point Commentary: Summer seasonal depression

Summer depresssion is a very real thing, in today's Sharper Point Commentary Jim Sharpe touches on the warning signs and what to look out for. 

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Jun 12, 2024 7:56 AM
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Terry Goddard, Former Arizona Attorney General

Governor Hobbs under investigation by the State’s AG, we talked to a former AG about what it all means.  

00:04:52
Jun 12, 2024 7:53 AM
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Dr. Allan Markus, Seasonal depression

Summer seasonal depression can be hard to spot, we talked to an expert about the warning signs. 

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Jun 12, 2024 7:31 AM
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ABC News National Correspondent Steven Portnoy - Hunter Biden legal troubles

Hunter Biden was convicted yesterday of all three felony charges related to the purchase of a revolver in 2018 when, as prosecutors argued during the trail -- the president’s son lied on a mandatory gun-purchase form by saying he was not illegally using or addicted to drugs. ABC's national correspondent Steven Portnoy join us this morning to talk about the case and the political fallout.

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Jun 12, 2024 7:29 AM
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Jerry Brown, St. Mary's Food Bank

Are you skipping meals to save cash? You’re not alone. We talked to someone who’s seeing the need for affordable meals firsthand, take a listen. 

00:05:31
Jun 12, 2024 6:18 AM
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E.T. came out on this day

On this day in 1982, E.T. was released. The Steven Spielberg film surpassed Stars Wars to become the highest-grossing movie of all time. 

 

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Jun 11, 2024 8:27 AM
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Sharper Point Commentary: Grocery costs and home prices are rising

In today's Sharper Point Commentary Jim Sharpe talks about a new study showing 80% of Americans agreeing that they have felt a "notable increase" in grocery costs in recent years alongside a rise in the costs of maintaining your home. 

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Jun 11, 2024 7:57 AM
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Tom Shannon, Scottsdale Fire Chief

As the weather reaches consistent triple digits each day, Scottsdale Fire Chief Tom Shannon joins us to talk about how to prepare yourself for outdoor summer activities. 

00:05:49
Jun 11, 2024 7:23 AM
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Colton Krolak, KTAR Reporter

KTAR Reporter Colton Krolak details hidden costs that can catch first-time homeowners by surprise. 

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Jun 11, 2024 6:55 AM
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Jim Cross, KTAR Reporter

KTAR Reporter Jim Cross breaks down the start of monsoon season and what two local climatologists say to expect this summer. 

00:04:52
Jun 11, 2024 5:51 AM
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Jim Ryan, ABC News Correspondent

ABC News Correspondent Jim Ryan joins us to talk about a new timeshare scam out of Mexico and how they are attempting to target timeshare owners. 

00:05:41
Jun 11, 2024 5:27 AM
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Benjamin Franklin flew a kite in a thunderstorm on this day

On this day in 1752, Benjamin Franklin flew a kite during a thunderstorm as a science experiment. 

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Jun 10, 2024 8:29 AM
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Community Spotlight: Arizona Milk Producers and Cold Beer & Cheeseburgers

In this month's Community Spotlight we're taking a closer look at Arizona Milk Producers, their commitment to the community, and their promotion that gives back when you purchase Cold Beer & Cheeseburgers.

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Jun 10, 2024 8:1 AM
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Sharper Point Commentary: DUIs and wrong-way drivers

In today's Sharper Point Commentary Jim Sharpe talks about weekend incidents involving drunk drivers and wrong-way drivers. 

00:03:47
Jun 10, 2024 7:59 AM
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Arizona Congressman Greg Stanton on water infastructure

Arizona Congressman Greg Stanton joins the show to talk about a new water infastructure project.

00:07:14
Jun 10, 2024 7:1 AM
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Picacho Peak plane crash

Over the weekend a plane crashed into Picacho Peak in between Phoenix and Tucson. 

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Jun 10, 2024 5:51 AM
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Wrong-way crash and alleged drunk driving incidents on Valley streets this weekend

This weekend a wrong-way crash on the Loop 101 and an alleged drunk driver were seen on Valley streets within hours of each other. 

00:05:23
Jun 10, 2024 5:25 AM
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The Rock N Roll Hall of Fame breaks ground

Back on this day in 1993, the Rock 'N' Roll Hall of Fame broke ground. Learn more in today's KTAR timeline brought to you by Beatitudes Campus.

00:01:12
Jun 7, 2024 8:49 AM
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Sharper Point Commentary: How much trouble is Katie Hobbs in

Is Governor Katie Hobbs in trouble? Jim Sharpe breaks it down in today's Sharper Point Commentary. 

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Jun 7, 2024 8:27 AM
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