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Reporter's Notebook: Life Before The Border Fence

Mar 1, 2018
Feliza Azelin

President Donald Trump has made it clear that he wants to build a massive wall on the U.S. Mexico border. Critics say the fence is useless and a waste of taxpayer money.

But that may depend on which side of the border you live on.

KAWC’s Stephanie Sanchez has lived in this border community her entire life. She shares personal recollections in today’s reporter’s notebook.

Flat Tailed Horned Lizard population under watch

May 26, 2015
Stephanie Sanchez

Yuma-The Flat tailed horned lizard is an expert at camouflage and can disappear into the desert floor.

But a different kind of disappearing act may have bigger consequences for the species as a whole. 

KAWC’s Stephanie Sanchez treks along with an Arizona biologist trying to understand threats to this desert creature.