By Kyley Warren | Monday, Dec. 16, 2019
WINDOW ROCK – Death due to complications from pregnancy and childbirth should be preventable with the right intervention and care. Recent investigations have put a national spotlight on the issue, but Native Americans are often left out of the conversation. Now, they’re changing that narrative.
By Deagan Urbatsch | Friday, Nov. 29, 2019
TUCSON – The University of Arizona’s “Pathways to Teaching” program helps people who have already taken 60 hours toward a college degree finish studies that will lead to teaching certificates. Supporters say the pilot program is one small step to decrease teacher shortages and increase retention.
By Kendal Blust | Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2019
PUERTO PEÑASCO, Sonora – Fishermen and conservationists say Mexico’s “zero tolerance” efforts on poachers in the Sea of Cortez aren’t enough to protect the vaquita marina, and shrimp fishermen have vowed to ignore a recent ban on using nets.
By Luke Runyon | Tuesday, May 21, 2019
CIÉNEGA DE SANTA CLARA, Mexico – More than 40 years ago, agricultural runoff diverted to northern Mexico created the largest wetland in the Sonoran Desert. But as water becomes ever more scarce, can it survive?
By Julian Hernandez | Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2019
TUCSON – Voters will decide if the petition becomes city code, but the courts will decide if it stays.
By Harley Yearout | Monday, Nov. 5, 2018
TEMPE – ASU has a chance to claim its first Pac-12 South title since 2013, but coach Herm Edwards made it clear Monday he is focused on UCLA.
By Sarabeth Henne | Monday, July 23, 2018
WASHINGTON - The House gave final approval to a bill that would let the White Mountain Apache proceed on desperately needed improvements to their water system, ending two years of back-and-forth debate in Congress on what most said was a simple issue.
By Gabriel Sandler | Wednesday, May 2, 2018
In 18 years, the Yuma Desalting Plant has only run three times and now needs millions of dollars to repair and upgrade.
By Faith Miller | Tuesday, April 3, 2018
After the Parkland shooting, school resource officers have come under the public spotlight. Arizona has more than 100 officers at schools from Paradise Valley to Tolleson and Gov. Doug Ducey has pushed for more funding for officers on school campuses, while activists question the role of police at schools.
By Chris McCrory | Friday, Feb. 23, 2018
Students and activists marched through downtown Phoenix Friday calling for the removal of school resource officers from Arizona schools, saying they inspire fear in students of color.
By Lerman Montoya | Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018
The mariachi group showcases young musicians and performers whose motivation for playing mariachi music is the same: to represent their Mexican culture with pride.
By Kianna Gardner | Monday, Jan. 1, 2018
LA SIERRA GORDA, Queretaro, Mexico – The Sierra Gorda Biosphere Reserve covers nearly 1 million acres that shelter 2,200 species of plants and animals, but ever-increasing numbers of people who come to visit can pose a major threat if not regulated carefully, activists worry.