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
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
Program to allow Ukrainians entry to U.S similar to Afghan program, with key differences Alisa Reznick May 3, 2022
Trauma physicians' study shows sharp rise in border wall deaths, injuries Alisa Reznick May 2, 2022
San Diego County to provide counsel to some migrants; Tucson advocates hope for the same Alisa Reznick April 29, 2022
CBP officer accused of sexually assaulting 15-year-old Alisa Reznick April 29, 2022
AZ leaders to hold roundtable in Yuma on Colorado River shortages Alisa Reznick April 27, 2022
Tucson Mayor Regina Romero calls for an end to Title 42 Alisa Reznick April 27, 2022
Firefighters making headway battling Locklin Fire Alisa Reznick April 26, 2022
Grijalva hosts Tucson community meeting on environmental justice bill Alisa Reznick April 21, 2022
New report finds long-term impacts of family separation border policy Alisa Reznick April 21, 2022
Watchdog report finds overcrowding, data issues for some in Yuma Border Patrol custody Alisa Reznick April 19, 2022
Mayorkas headed for congressional testimony on Title 42 and other policies next week Alisa Reznick April 19, 2022
March data shows rise in apprehensions and Ukrainians arriving at border Alisa Reznick April 19, 2022
Temporary Protected Status registration for Ukrainians and Sudanese opens Tuesday Alisa Reznick April 18, 2022
Mexican woman dies trying to climb border wall near Douglas Alisa Reznick April 13, 2022
Pond renewal work slated for Quitobaquito Springs Alisa Reznick April 13, 2022
DACA recipients can now apply to renew status online Alisa Reznick April 12, 2022
Title 42's end date faces more challenges in D.C. Alisa Reznick April 7, 2022
CBP moves forward with remediation plans along parts of AZ border Alisa Reznick April 6, 2022
U.S. Senate passes reclassification bill for Tohono O'odham Nation's Shadow Wolves unit Alisa Reznick April 6, 2022
Arizona's GOP lawmakers want to spend $700M on 17 miles of border wall. But is it possible? Alisa Reznick, Ben Giles April 6, 2022
Yuma aid group prepares for the end of Title 42 Alisa Reznick April 5, 2022
Suit for migrants subjected to family separation in AZ will move forward Alisa Reznick April 5, 2022
CDC announces May 23 end to Title 42, confirming reports Alisa Reznick April 1, 2022