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Eight World, Phoenix - Fridays, 7:30 p.m.
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.
More than 2,000 people are being treated for opiate addiction in Pima County alone.
Also on the program: update on proposal for Tucson-Phoenix passenger rail.
Arizona border community of Douglas lost its hospital in July; Bisbee, Sierra Vista pick up the slack.
New report analyzes market power of group expected to be Arizona majority in 2035
Planned I-11 would connect Spouthern Arizona to Las Vegas, eventually Canada, to bolster trade.
Host Lorraine Rivera checks in on Benson, Douglas, Yuma and Page.
Million of gallons of waste, including arsenic and lead, surged into tributaries of Colorado River.