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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 211: American Journalists Abroad Face Increasing Peril

Parents of slain freelancer James Foley, former Hezbollah hostage Terry Anderson discuss issues.

Recent Stories

AZ WEEK: American Journalists Abroad Face Increasing Peril
Feb 27, 2015

Parents of slain freelancer James Foley, former hostage Terry Anderson discuss dangers.

AZ WEEK: Will Congress Pass Immigration Reform?
Feb 20, 2015

McSally, pushing legislation; Grijalva wants comprehensive package; McCain seeks to end impasse.

AZ WEEK: Grad Students Lobby for Minimized Cuts
Feb 13, 2015

Lawmakers tell them universities could lose more than the $75 million in Ducey's budget proposal.

AZ WEEK EXTRA: College Students React to Budget Issues
Feb 9, 2015

One UA student's story: Supporting family and getting by on less than $30 extra every two weeks.

AZ WEEK: Arizona Universities Brace for Cuts
Feb 6, 2015

How will higher-education institutions and students absorb $77M in state aid reductions?

AZ WEEK: Border Security Hot Part of Immigration Debate
Jan 30, 2015

McSally leads congressional delegation on tour of region; area ranchers divided on what's needed.

AZ WEEK: Education Budgets Cut At All Levels
Jan 23, 2015

Ducey proposes K-12, community college and university budgets see cuts