Sara Edwards
Sara Edwards(she/her)
News Reporter, Phoenix

Sara Edwards graduated from Cronkite with a bachelor’s degree in journalism and a minor in tourism in May 2021, and will finish her master’s degree next spring. Edwards interned with Phoenix New Times, Phoenix Magazine and Crime and Justice News. She’s working in the Phoenix News Bureau.

Latest from Sara Edwards

Arizona audit spreading mistrust in election process across the country, officials warn

PHOENIX – A day after the Arizona Supreme Court ordered 2020 election audit documents to be made public, Secure Democracy called out the growing mistrust in the election process among voters.


Ban on school mask mandates violates Constitution’s ‘single-subject’ rule, opponents argue

School boards argue for control over their mask mandates

A masked school official talks with a student

How students born after 9/11 are learning about the terrorist attacks

PHOENIX — How are educators teaching about 9/11 to students who have no recollection of that day?

The New York City Fire Department Rescue 4 fire engine was at Ground Zero in New York City on 9/11 and is now housed in the Hall of Flame Museum of Firefighting in Phoenix. (Photo by Molly Hudson/Cronkite News)

Maricopa County health care workers ask for school mask mandate as COVID pediatric cases rise

PHOENIX – Health care workers across Maricopa County signed a letter to the county Board of Supervisors asking for mask mandates in K-12 schools as more children are being hospitalized with COVID-19.