Stephanie Sanchez

Reporter

Stephanie Sanchez comes to KAWC with experience in both print and television. Previously, she held a reporter and anchor position at KSWT News 13 and also worked at the Yuma Sun. 

Stephanie graduated from Arizona State University with a Bachelors Degree in Journalism and Mass Communication. As a Sun Devil, Stephanie interned at La Voz, a Spanish language newspaper in Phoenix. She also served with Cronkite News Service, an intensive professional experience for students at ASU's Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication.

During her spare time she enjoys travel, painting, books and movies.

Ways to Connect

512 Productions

A local band will show off their talent to a national audience this week. Their performance pays tribute to a Latin music icon.

KAWC's Stephanie Sanchez reports.

Homeownership will now be easier for several qualifying low-income families in Yuma County. 

KAWC’s Stephanie Sanchez reports.

Stephanie Sanchez

Business is booming on the border despite increasing tension between the U.S. and Mexico over a wall and immigration policy.

One small Mexican town has become known as “Molar city” because of dental tourism.

Americans and others visit the over 350 dentists there for low prices and fast service. Most of these dentists rely on “street hustlers” to recruit new patients.

KAWC’s Stephanie Sanchez went to Molar city to find out how this unusual job works.

San Luis Police Department

It’s been a year now since the City of San Luis appointed its new Chief of Police.

Chief Craig Higgins, who is a retired federal drug enforcement agent with over 28 years of law enforcement experience, is the latest in a line of people to take the position. The department has had five chiefs in five years.

KAWC's Stephanie Sanchez checks in with San Luis Police Chief Craig Higgins for an update on the state of the department and community policing.

Stephanie Sanchez

A trail along the Colorado River has been recognized for its historical significance. The designation came this weekend at a ceremony hosted by the National Park Service and the Yuma Crossing National Heritage Area.

KAWC’s Stephanie Sanchez reports.

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