Economy

Stephanie Sanchez

State and local officials attended a groundbreaking ceremony for the construction of a new pedestrian annex building at the San Luis I Land Port of Entry Tuesday.

KAWC’s Stephanie Sanchez has more.

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.

AZED-The Arizona Public Interest Research Group released its yearly report on how the 50 states rate in providing online access to government spending data.

The report uses a “A” through “F” letter grade system to rate states.

KAWC’s Stephanie Sanchez speaks with Arizona Public Interest Research Group Executive Director Diane Brown about the state’s grade.

Geoffrey Vetter / Fred DuVal for Arizona Governor

Arizona Edition - Heading into the August Primary, gubernatorial candidate Fred DuVal will be the only Democrat on the ballot.  DuVal sat down with KAWC's Lou Gum to talk about the economy, job opportunities, border security, education, and other aspects of his gubernatorial plan...(originally aired 08/04/14).

This piece was featured in the August 4th Arizona Edition.  Other pieces featured in the show can be found below in the related content section.

Yuma Job Expo and Congressman Gosar

Jun 4, 2013
Michelle Faust / KAWC Colorado River Public Media

In Arizona Edition, KAWC's Michelle Faust and Karen Zamora visit a recent Yuma job expo at the Yuma Civic Center.

In this segment of Arizona Edition, KAWC's Michelle Faust sits down with Congressman Paul Gosar.