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
Most of the 100,000 undocumented graduates this year can't get DACA Alisa Reznick May 31, 2022
The new asylum rule's slow rollout begins in Texas Alisa Reznick May 31, 2022
Pima County's animal shelter is currently out of space for dogs. It's asking the public for help Alisa Reznick May 28, 2022
Infrastructure money to help Tucson address groundwater contamination Alisa Reznick May 26, 2022
Judge: Hudbay's new Copper World mine prep can continue in Santa Ritas Alisa Reznick May 26, 2022
Asylum seekers adjusting to a new limbo after Title 42 decision Alisa Reznick May 27, 2022
Asylum seekers in Nogales hold vigil after Title 42 news Alisa Reznick May 24, 2022
Rosemont Copper Mine is blocked by court order, but advocates are wary Alisa Reznick May 18, 2022
Tucson voters approve a sales tax extension for road repairs Alisa Reznick May 18, 2022
Pima County votes to install new ballot drop-off, emergency voting sites Alisa Reznick May 18, 2022
In April, overall encounters rose along border, but arrests fell slightly Alisa Reznick May 18, 2022
Asylum-seeking family can't intervene in AZ's Title 42 suit Alisa Reznick May 16, 2022
Federal money will help fund Tucson airport's improved runway Alisa Reznick May 16, 2022
As the Title 42 debate rages on, asylum seekers in Nogales search for concrete answers Alisa Reznick May 17, 2022
New motion seeks to end Title 42 in California and NM Alisa Reznick May 12, 2022
Santa Cruz County sheriff: Title 42 is fueling border chaos and should end Alisa Reznick May 11, 2022
No charges for border agent who fatally shot migrant near Douglas Alisa Reznick May 10, 2022
CPB to disband controversial investigation teams Alisa Reznick May 9, 2022
San Rafael Fire spreads in grasslands near Patagonia Jill Ryan, Alisa Reznick May 9, 2022
In southern Arizona's Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument, a race to save a tiny desert oasis Alisa Reznick May 9, 2022
Chairwoman hopes Lake Powell shortages will spur legislation Alisa Reznick May 5, 2022
Cochise sheriff says border crime is up. Data paints a murkier picture Lauren Gilger, Alisa Reznick May 5, 2022
Hundreds protest in Tucson after leaked Supreme Court draft opinion Alisa Reznick May 4, 2022
Tucson hopes U.S. infrastructure money will bulk up water cleanup projects Alisa Reznick May 4, 2022
USCIS will expand work permit extension period amid processing backlog Alisa Reznick May 3, 2022