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Arizona Week

When to Watch


PBS 6 - Fridays, 9 p.m.; Sundays, 11:00 a.m.


Eight World, Phoenix - Fridays, 7:30 p.m.

About the Host

Lorraine Rivera

Lorraine Rivera
Producer and Host, Arizona Week

Rivera is a veteran broadcaster having worked in the Yuma and Tucson television markets for the last decade. She is a graduate of the University of Arizona School of Journalism with minors in English and Mexican-American Studies, and enjoys cheering on her beloved Wildcats. Rivera is product of Cochise County, born and bred along the U.S./Mexico border in Douglas. She is thrilled to have the opportunity to continue serving as a journalist in her home state.

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Latest Episode

Episode 219: Deaf, Blind Communities Thrive Through Education

One story: ASDB grad serves as clerk of Superior Court, elective office in Santa Cruz County.

Recent Stories

AZ WEEK: Deaf, Blind Communities Thrive Through Education
Apr 24, 2015

One story: ASDB grad serves as clerk of Superior Court, elective office in Santa Cruz County.

AZ WEEK: Water Use Down, Future Supply Threatened
Apr 17, 2015

State has planned, but problems from water shortages to invasive species exist.

AZ WEEK: The Legacy of Former Gov. Raúl H. Castro
Apr 10, 2015

Also, final look at legislative action as it affected abortion, state business, municipalities.

AZ WEEK: Arizona Legislature Wraps Up
Apr 3, 2015

The House adjourned at 3:30 a.m. Friday, leaving several bills without final approval.

AZ WEEK: Innovative Domestic Violence Program Attracts Attention
Mar 27, 2015

Pima County Sheriff's Department works with 'Emerge!', Tucson women's, children's shelter.

AZ WEEK: Legislators Aim to Adjourn in Two Weeks
Mar 20, 2015

Lawmakers hope to wind down session in record time; $9.1B budget still stirring controversy.

AZ WEEK EXTRA: Not Too Old to Learn to Read
Mar 16, 2015

Story of a 58-year old man who spent decades hiding illiteracy before deciding to turn his life around.