Alexandra Mora Medina
Alexandra Mora Medina Ah-lex-sahn-drah Maw-rah My-dee-nah (she/her(s)/ella)
News Reporter, Phoenix

Alexandra Mora Medina expects to graduate in May 2022 with a bachelor’s degree in journalism and a minor in justice studies. Mora Medina is working for the Phoenix news bureau.

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Radioactive waste near Arizona border raises concerns

A new report from the Grand Canyon Trust shows how the White Mesa Uranium Mill in Southeast Utah has contaminated the Ute Mountain Ute Tribe’s land, water and air.

Arizona’s politicians, Ukrainian community protest Russia’s invasion

Members of the state’s congressional delegation and Ukrainians in the Valley were swift to condemn the invasion of Ukraine. They’re calling for tough sanctions against Russia and for the U.S. to stand with NATO allies to support Ukraine.

Russians in Arizona look on with dismay, sadness at invasion of Ukraine

WASHINGTON - It’s been decades since Paul Antseliovich and Nikolai Riasnianski left Russia, but the years and the miles have not made it any easier for the two longtime Arizona residents to watch events of recent weeks that lead up to Russia's invasion of Ukraine.

Climate data reveals a hotter, drier Arizona, with more extremes possible

PHOENIX – NOAA’s 2022 Arizona Climate Summary says the state got hotter and rainfall remained highly variable from 2017-20. This might not sound like news, but experts say we need to take a closer look at the changes – especially increased nighttime temperatures in metro Phoenix.