Alisa Reznick

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Senior Field Correspondent - Tucson

Alisa Reznick is a senior field correspondent covering stories across southern Arizona and the borderlands for the Tucson bureau of KJZZ's Fronteras Desk.

Prior to joining KJZZ, she covered border and immigration at Arizona Public Media, where she was awarded a regional Edward R. Murrow Award for her coverage of Indigenous-led protests against border wall construction.

Reznick started her career working in bilingual newsrooms and as a freelance journalist in Amman, Jordan. Her reporting on migration, refugees and human rights has appeared on PRX’s The World, Al Jazeera and Nova PBS, among others. As a recipient of the International Labour Organization's FAIRWAY Reporting Fellowship, she spent six months reporting on labor migration issues across Arab States.

Originally from Flagstaff, she likes climbing, being outdoors and Pluto.

Title Author(s) Publication Date
Heavy rain prompts flooding concerns in southern Arizona Alisa Reznick Sept. 12, 2022
Activists search for answers as new construction materials appear at the U.S.-Mexico border Alisa Reznick Sept. 12, 2022
Group says migrant bussing program is helpful Alisa Reznick Sept. 1, 2022
Border Patrol campaign targets drug, people smuggling operations Alisa Reznick Aug. 31, 2022
Mounting refugee backlog sparks walkout during UCLA talk Alisa Reznick Aug. 31, 2022
Group warns of scam calls from fake immigration officers Alisa Reznick Aug. 30, 2022
AZ domestic violence prevention program will get federal funding Alisa Reznick Aug. 29, 2022
Planned Parenthood resumes abortion care in Tucson Alisa Reznick Aug. 29, 2022
Letter decries rights violations by Border Patrol against Sikh migrants Alisa Reznick Aug. 25, 2022
Homeland Security issues its long-awaited rule change on DACA Alisa Reznick Aug. 24, 2022
The story of one migrant’s death in the Arizona borderlands — and the complicated effort to find him Alisa Reznick Aug. 25, 2022
N.M. Customs and Border officer indicted on civil rights violations Alisa Reznick Aug. 23, 2022
Authorities find body of Tucson hiker in Zion flooding Alisa Reznick Aug. 23, 2022
Tucson gears up for expected heavy rain with sandbag distribution Alisa Reznick Aug. 19, 2022
Border Patrol 'shadow units' under new scrutiny Alisa Reznick Aug. 18, 2022
Town hall in Tucson outlines plans to address future water issues Alisa Reznick Aug. 17, 2022
Mexican national pleads guilty to bribing former Border Patrol agent in smuggling scheme Alisa Reznick Aug. 15, 2022
A year after the fall of Kabul, advocates call for permanent solutions for Afghan women soldiers Alisa Reznick Aug. 15, 2022
Legislation could give Afghan evacuees a pathway to citizenship Alisa Reznick Aug. 10, 2022
More questions arise for the future of 'Remain in Mexico' program Alisa Reznick Aug. 10, 2022
Ex-Border Patrol agent won't stand trial until 2023 Alisa Reznick Aug. 9, 2022
Texas court lifts 'Remain in Mexico' order, clearing last hurdle keeping policy in place Alisa Reznick Aug. 8, 2022
Pima County monkeypox vaccines to go toward people most at risk Alisa Reznick Aug. 8, 2022
Court orders Biden administration meet with visa applicants blocked by 'Muslim ban' Alisa Reznick Aug. 3, 2022
ACLU: Sikh asylum seekers forced to remove turbans at border Alisa Reznick Aug. 3, 2022