President Donald Trump

Maya Springhawk Robnett / KAWC Colorado River Public Media

President Donald Trump made a quick stop before his rally in Phoenix Tuesday.  KAWC’s Maya Springhawk Robnett reports the President stopped briefly in Yuma…

Stephanie Sanchez

President Donald Trump visited Yuma this Tuesday ahead of a big event in Phoenix.

KAWC's Stephanie Sanchez  reports people gathered in 108 degree heat to get a glimpse of the president.

Maya Springhawk Robnett

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security has issued a waiver to expedite construction of a barrier on the international border near San Diego.  KAWC’s Maya Springhawk Robnett reports…

Wildlife conservationists say the existing barriers along the U.S. Mexico border are already detrimental to wildlife.  U.S. Congressman Raúl Grijalva told Arizona Science Desk reporter Maya Springhawk Robnett President Donald Trump’s proposed uninterrupted wall would be worse...

Yuma Police Department

President Donald Trump wants local police to help enforce federal immigration laws. His recent executive action gives local police chiefs the choice to deputize their officers as immigration officials and do street level enforcement.

But in the border community of Yuma, Arizona, where there are thousands of border and customs officials, the local police department said using its resources to enforce immigration laws makes no sense.

KAWC’s Stephanie Sanchez reports.