U.S. Mexico Border

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.

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.

Aging Farmworkers Face Challenges with Retirement

Nov 2, 2017
Stephanie Sanchez

While much of the American workforce looks forwards to retiring around 65, many seasonal farmworkers have no choice but to keep working well past that age.

KAWC’s Stephanie Sanchez has more.

Binational Bike Ride Promotes Health and Unity

Oct 24, 2017
Stephanie Sanchez

The second annual Mayor’s Binational Bike Ride invited bicycling enthusiasts from both sides of the U.S. Mexico border to promote health and unity among the region’s cities.

KAWC’S Stephanie Sanchez reports.

Bill Seeks To Protect Landowners From Border Wall

Oct 5, 2017

The Trump administration could end up seizing land from private landowners in order to build a wall along the U.S.-Mexico Border.

In an effort to protect private landowners, two U.S. Congressmen introduced legislation Wednesday that would block wall construction on private property.

KAWC’S Stephanie Sanchez has the details.

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