Jacqueline Robledo

Jacqueline Robledo

Health Reporter, Phoenix

Jacqueline Robledo is from Albuquerque, New Mexico, and expects to graduate in spring 2021 with a bachelor’s degree in journalism.

Latest from Jacqueline Robledo

Navajo ‘Water Warrior’ drives miles during COVID to deliver to those in need

PHOENIX – Water is a precious commodity in rural Native American communities like the Navajo Nation, where a virus that requires good hygiene has taken an especially heavy toll. One man is looking to help, by delivering barrels of water to those in need.


Navajo leaders consider phased reopening as soon as next week

Navajo leaders said they could begin moving toward reopening in phases as early as next week, but they continued to urge caution and said the reservation’s weekend lockdown will continue for another two weeks.


Pandemic’s isolation, economic strain increase mental health concerns for LGBTQ youth

PHOENIX – COVID-19 isolation may be adding to challenges among LGBTQ youth, but there’s help available.


Native American groups address mental and behavioral health as COVID-19 wears on

PHOENIX – As coronavirus ravages the Navajo Nation and other Native American communities, experts are worried about the effects on mental health, and they’re going online to address those concerns.


Hundreds of protesters flow into downtown Phoenix

PHOENIX – Waves of protests, rolling across Arizona in the last several days like a tributary in a national unleashing of fury and grief over the deaths of black men at the hands of police, kept flowing on Tuesday night.