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In Mexico, loving the mountains to death

…women are part of the group of “five strong women.” (Photo by Courtney Pedroza/Cronkite Borderlands Initiative) One of those opportunities is the chance for the reserve’s local residents to earn…

Photo gallery: The view from the U.S.-Mexico border

…2016. (Photo by Josh Orcutt/Cronkite News) A man and boy wait for the bus in front of the border fence in Nogales, Sonora in 2016. (Photo by Courtney Pedroza/Cronkite News)…

Black firefighter shares life lessons on and off job

PHOENIX – Phoenix Fire Capt. Courtney Jenkins is the former president of a black firefighters’ group. But he doesn’t focus on race. “I see myself as a man first, and…

Poll: Border cities oppose wall between communities

Border cities view themselves as neighbors and oppose a wall, according to a poll by Cronkite News, Univision News & Dallas Morning News. (Photo by Courtney Pedroza/Cronkite News) Border residents:…

Undocumented immigrants find sanctuary in north Phoenix church

…“Look at what’s happening.” 2 Courtney Columbus Cronkite News cronkitenews.azpbs.org 43566 Shadow Rock United Church of Christ in north Phoenix offers sanctuary to undocumented immigrants facing deportation. (Photo by Courtney