Northeast Valley News

Ivana Venema-Nunez

Jan 07, 2021
Mayor of D.C. calls for investigation of Wednesday attack on Capitol, insists that those responsible be held to account (Story)
Jan 06, 2021
High-stakes Georgia runoff elections to decide control of Senate (Story)
Jan 03, 2021
Weekend vandals damage homes of Nancy Pelosi and Mitch McConnell (Story)
Dec 25, 2020
More contagious variant of COVID-19 prompts Christmas lockdown, tightened travel restrictions in U.K. (Story)
Dec 09, 2020
Rash of shooting incidents leaves two youths, one woman dead, 21-year-old man charged with manslaughter in Mesa death (Story)
Dec 03, 2020
Georgia runoff election could create tie in Senate, Kamala Harris would become tiebreaker vote (Story)
Dec 01, 2020
President Trump, lawyers continue to allege fraud as Arizona officials certify election results (Story)
Nov 22, 2020
COVID-19 numbers surge both nationally and locally, Michigan enacts new restrictions to help slow disease (Story)
Nov 17, 2020
Two COVID-19 vaccines initially prove highly effective, new case numbers climb nationally, locally (Story)
Nov 13, 2020
Arizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich opposes President Trump’s allegations of voter fraud (Story)
Nov 12, 2020
Two Georgia runoff elections take national spotlight, results could break tie in Senate (Story)
Nov 05, 2020
Trump and Biden supporters take to the streets, group gathers at Maricopa County Recorders office (Story)
Nov 03, 2020
Voter intimidation, violent reactions to election results concern voters and organizers (Story)
Oct 28, 2020
Despite the Trump administration declaring credit for “ending” the Covid-19 crisis, the U.S. reports more than 500,000 new cases, a record, hit on Tuesday (Story)
Oct 18, 2020
More than a dozen protesters arrested Saturday night in Downtown Phoenix (Story)
Oct 16, 2020
Arizona voters to decide Proposition 207 (Story)
Oct 14, 2020
Maricopa County Sheriff candidates debate profiling, ICE, other topics (Story)
Oct 08, 2020
Recent polls show Biden leading (Story)
Oct 07, 2020
President Trump released from hospital, experts concerned about timing, combination of treatments (Story)
Sep 29, 2020
Donald Trump, Joe Biden, clash in first of three scheduled debates (Story)
Sep 23, 2020
Protests peaceful after Maricopa County Attorney’s office announced no charges against the officer involved in the killing of Dion Johnson (Story)
Sep 21, 2020
Protesters gather outside Phoenix ICE headquarters in response to claims of unwanted surgeries by female detainees (Story)
Sep 15, 2020
Proposition 208 gaining support among voters—proponents say Governor Ducey’s historic cuts to education and embarrassing 49th ranking in education must change (Story)
Sep 09, 2020
Senate Race between Martha McSally and Mark Kelly may foreshadow political change in Arizona (Story)
Sep 02, 2020
President Trump visits Kenosha, Wis., mixed feelings surround his arrival (Story)
Aug 28, 2020
Blue Lives Matter rally opposed by Black Lives Matter supporters in Gilbert (Story)
Aug 27, 2020
Hurricane Laura Update: Four dead and a trail of destruction (Story)
Aug 25, 2020
Hurricane Laura predicted to make landfall as a Category 3 hurricane, evacuations ordered for parts of Texas and Louisiana (Story)
Aug 21, 2020
Final night of Democratic National Convention features Joe Biden accepting nomination (Story)
Aug 20, 2020
Steve Bannon and three others charged with wire fraud and money laundering, charges stem from “We Build The Wall” GoFundMe campaign (Story)
Aug 19, 2020
Joe Biden officially named Democratic candidate for President, Bill Clinton, Jill Biden voice support (Story)
Aug 18, 2020
Monday kickstarted the first virtual Democratic National Convention (Story)
Aug 13, 2020
Mistrust over Trump’s views, speeches and executive orders high among Americans (Story)
Aug 10, 2020
An anniversary march in downtown Phoenix over the 2014 police killing of Michael Brown Jr., is met with 8 arrests by Phoenix police (Story)
Aug 07, 2020
Data shows that Arizona schools shouldn’t reopen yet (Story)
Aug 06, 2020
Pence spreading the word on SCOTUS rulings that don’t line up with Christian conservatives (Story)
Aug 05, 2020
Arizona primary elections establish state, local political candidates for general election (Story)
Aug 04, 2020
President Trump threatens executive action if Democrats and Republicans fail to agree on second stimulus package (Story)
Aug 02, 2020
Joe Biden leads President Trump in Michigan, Republicans vow to defend red states (Story)
Jul 30, 2020
Arizona COVID-19 numbers gradually improving, percent of positives and hospitalizations down during July (Story)
Jul 28, 2020
Body of Junseok Chae found in landfill On July 17, two arrests made, charges filed (Story)
Jul 23, 2020
Early accessibility for voters in Maricopa County starting on July 25 (Story)
Jul 21, 2020
Republican Allister Adel challenged by three democratic candidates for Maricopa County Attorney (Story)
Jul 20, 2020
President Trump issues executive orders meant to reform policing, protect monuments from vandalism (Story)
Jul 16, 2020
Arizona Universities monitoring COVID-19 cases but continuing to move forward with plans to offer in-person classes (Story)
Jul 15, 2020
Stephen Allen faces off against Warren Solomon for San Tan Precinct constable (Story)
Jul 14, 2020
Voter registration Instructions for upcoming elections (Story)
Jul 12, 2020
Trump demands schools to reopen for fall semester while his approval rates decline (Story)
Jul 09, 2020
Maricopa County Sheriff part of the 2020 elections ballot, Joe Arpaio among four other Republican candidates (Story)
Jul 07, 2020
Sweden’s nonrestrictive COVID-19 strategy leads to higher death rate, similar economic damage as other countries (Story)
Jul 03, 2020
One suspect dead, suspect’s girlfriend in custody after Vanessa Guillen disappears (Story)
Jul 02, 2020
Self-driving trucks operating in Arizona, truckers fear for jobs, public safety (Story)
Jun 30, 2020
India bans Chinese apps following bloody border dispute (Story)
Jun 26, 2020
Three Tucson police officers and their chief resigned after Carlos Ingram-Lopez dies in police custody (Story)
Jun 25, 2020
Scottsdale City Councilman being called to resign after using the words “I can’t breathe” in reference to wearing a face mask (Story/Media)
Jun 24, 2020
Trump rally at Phoenix church draws protesters, Phoenix police use non-lethal force to disperse demonstrators (Story)
Jun 21, 2020
In The Closet – What the heck just happened? (Story)
Jun 19, 2020
U.S. Supreme Court votes to continue DACA, measure passes by simple majority (Story)
Jun 18, 2020
Governor Doug Ducey announces #MaskUpAZ campaign and signs executive order for contact tracing to be in effect (Story)
Jun 16, 2020
The Supreme Court rules for anti-discrimination against LGBTQ individuals (Story)
Jun 13, 2020
Concerns grow among health care experts as COVID-19 cases increase in Arizona (Story)
Jun 12, 2020
Protesters demand funding for Police Departments be redirected to communities and social programs (Story)
Jun 11, 2020
The Justice in Policing Act enters revision in the House of Representatives (Story)
Jun 09, 2020
Arizona hospitals urged to prepare for new wave of COVID-19 patients (Story)
Jun 05, 2020
Jake Paul charged with Criminal Trespassing and Unlawful Assembly (Story)
Jun 04, 2020
Earthquake of 5.5 magnitude hits Mojave Desert, seismologists expect more aftershocks (Story)
Jun 04, 2020
Protests started in The United States have encouraged more around the World (Story)
Jun 02, 2020
Phoenix protesters being ‘hunted’ on Sunday were shown solidarity on Monday. (Story)
May 29, 2020
Phoenix protesters call for Justice on behalf of George Floyd, several arrests made (Story)
May 28, 2020
SpaceX launch postponed until Saturday because of Tropical Storm Bertha (Story)
May 26, 2020
Scientists create ant birth-control to eliminate the plague of fire ants and yellow crazy ants in Hawaii (Story)
May 22, 2020
Holiday travelers should expect changes at airports, during flights, as airlines try to keep passengers safe (Story)
May 21, 2020
Suspect in Westgate shooting in custody (Story)
May 19, 2020
President Trump announces using Hydroxychloroquine (Story)
May 14, 2020
‘Obamagate’, the alleged undermining of Trump’s presidency (Story)
May 12, 2020
Dr. Anthony Fauci offers live, online testimony to Senate health committee (Story)
May 08, 2020
Creative ideas for Mother’s Day during Self-Isolation (Story)
May 07, 2020
Wisconsin Supreme Court Chief Justice, Patience Roggensack, widely criticized for statement implying that meat-packers are not among Brown County’s, “regular folks” (Story)
May 06, 2020
Prisons becoming nation’s biggest coronavirus sources (Story)
May 02, 2020
Protestors against the Stay at Home order showed up at the Arizona State Capitol (Story)
May 01, 2020
Trump administration pursues investigations on Chinese government (Story)
Apr 30, 2020
Some large companies receive relief loans meant for small businesses (Story)
Apr 28, 2020
COVID-19 is proving to be a very difficult virus to treat (Story)
Apr 23, 2020
Minnesota Governor announces breakthrough strategy to combat the spread of COVID-19 (Story)
Apr 21, 2020
Phoenix Police seeking any tips from witnesses (Story)
Apr 21, 2020
As oil prices diminish, concerns over oil production increase (Story)
Apr 19, 2020
Protests start after growing fear of economy not opening soon enough (Story)
Apr 16, 2020
Despite President Trump being eager to open economy again, Health specialists and politicians say it will be a slow recovery (Story)
Apr 15, 2020
Political ad campaigns will be blow for blow from both parties (Story)
Apr 14, 2020
Democratic Nominee Joe Biden receives endorsement from many of his competitors including Senator Bernie Sanders (Story)
Apr 11, 2020
Businesses face new challenges with increasing demand on every-day products (Story)
Apr 09, 2020
Research shows the lineage of COVID-19 and its mutations and how this helps with making vaccines. (Story)
Apr 08, 2020
City Council votes to cap the number of passengers on public transportation (Story)
Apr 07, 2020
Memos sent to National Security Council in January and February warned of worst-case scenarios of COVID-19 outbreak (Story)
Apr 03, 2020
10 million Americans file for unemployment, record numbers continue to grow (Story)
Apr 02, 2020
Responding to the 2020 Census affects federal funds, Congressional seats (Story)
Mar 31, 2020
Some Non-Essential businesses argue to stay open (Story)
Mar 27, 2020
In The Closet: Monday Blues with Life Coach Kamilla Benforte (Story/Media)
Mar 26, 2020
$2.2 Trillion Aid passes 96-0 in Senate, awaits approval in the House of Representatives (Story)
Mar 25, 2020
Toilet paper shortages and limits on consumer consumption (Story)
Mar 24, 2020
India will lock down for 21 days in hopes of slowing down spread of COVID-19 (Story)
Mar 20, 2020
Republicans propose $1 trillion in emergency aid for businesses, individuals experiencing income loss from COVID-19 outbreak (Story)
Mar 19, 2020
Creative ideas for self-isolating (Story)
Mar 18, 2020
Joe Biden wins in Arizona, Illinois and Florida, Ohio delays voting (Story)
Mar 18, 2020
China expels U.S. journalists from three major publications (Story)
Mar 12, 2020
More than 80,000 protestors gathered in Mexico City on Sunday to proclaim femicide to be rampant in Mexico (Story/Media)
Mar 12, 2020
Maricopa Community Colleges suspend all in-person classes from March 16-20: will assess possibility of temporary district wide online instruction in lieu of in-class instruction (Story)
Mar 11, 2020
Latest update from Maricopa County Community College District regarding the Coronavirus (COVID-19) (Story/Media)
Feb 28, 2020
Bernie Sanders, Defining and Defending Democratic Socialism (Story)
Feb 27, 2020
In The Closet- Energy Healing with Kamilla Benforte (Story)
Feb 21, 2020
Campaign stop in Phoenix for President Trump draws large crowds of supporters: protestors showed up as well (Story/Media)
Feb 16, 2020
8-week, campus wide, time-compressed courses: Unpopular as the majority proposal offering for Scottsdale Community College students and faculty (Story)
Feb 12, 2020
The Latin demographic to be represented in presidential electoral campaigns (Story)
Feb 04, 2020
Tech glitch delays results of Iowa caucus (Story)
Jan 16, 2020
Allegations from the Lev Parnas interview—one day before Senate impeachment trial of Trump (Story)
Dec 05, 2019
“The 2:15” Ep 32 – Legal Aliens and Fantasy 15 (Story)
Nov 25, 2019
Maricopa Community College’s class cancellations: perplexing ‘go-no go’ policy—at discretion of individual college—some schools need greater transparency (Story)
Nov 17, 2019
Senator McSally is called to action after public Impeachment hearings (Story)
Nov 07, 2019
“The 2:15” Ep 29 – Deepish Thoughts and Fantasy 15 (Media)
Nov 07, 2019
Students Talk Back *Week Oct 28th* (Story/Media)
Oct 22, 2019
Students Talk Back *Week Oct 8* (Story)
Oct 14, 2019
Youth Climate Strike Sept. 20.2019 (Story)
Sep 18, 2019
Students Talk Back *Week Sept. 9* (Story)
Sep 12, 2019
*Season 2* Short & Sweet with Donovan (Story)
Sep 03, 2019
Elderly Climate Actioners’ prepare for town hall meetings before their strike for climate change (Story)
Jul 31, 2019
City of Scottsdale using signs to discourage direct aid to homeless (Story)
Jul 21, 2019
Lights For Liberty Candlelight Vigil (Story)
Jul 13, 2019
More than 1,000 protestors gathered on Central Avenue in Phoenix at the ICE headquarters over the inhumane conditions for immigrants at U.S. detention centers: Phoenix protest one of hundreds “Lights for Liberty” gatherings across America (Story)
Jul 09, 2019
Americans protest immigrant detention centers across the U.S in vigil: “Lights for Liberty” (Story)
Jun 29, 2019
Detained immigrant children in a Clint, Texas facility living in unsanitary and unsafe conditions have generated outrage—despite reports that some children have been moved, exact locations are unreported. (Story)
May 21, 2019
Entrepreneur combines business with values of gratitude and integrity (Story)
May 09, 2019
Students Talk Back *Week April 30* (Story/Media)
Apr 25, 2019
Students Talk Back *Week April 15* (Story)
Apr 18, 2019
Short & Sweet with Donovan (Media)
Apr 17, 2019
Nine out of 10 Maricopa Community Colleges vote ‘No Confidence’ in leadership of Chancellor Maria Harper-Marinick (Story)
Apr 12, 2019
Students Talk Back *Week April 1* (Story/Media)
Apr 10, 2019
Vote of No Confidence in the leadership of Chancellor Maria Harper-Marinick, the 10 Maricopa college senates to decide (Story)
Mar 28, 2019
Students Talk Back *Week Mar.18* (Media)
Mar 28, 2019
Maricopa Governing Board officially served at meeting, lawsuit brought against district over elimination of community college football program (Story)
Mar 25, 2019
Questions persist after fourth dolphin dies, concern over remaining dolphins transferred from Dolphinaris to new facility (Story)
Mar 24, 2019
Short & Sweet with Donovan (Media)
Mar 18, 2019
AAUP investigation of Maricopa College District finds, ‘ill-considered board actions, ‘partisan ideology and political theatre,’ ‘Chancellor, dereliction of duty’ (Story)
Mar 11, 2019
The 2:15 Ep-16 The Inside Scoop and Deepish Thoughts (Media)
Feb 26, 2019
Students Talk Back *Week Feb. 18* (Media)
Feb 20, 2019
Students Talk Back *Week Feb. 11* (Media)
Feb 05, 2019
Students Talk Back * Week of Jan. 28* (Media)
Jan 29, 2019
New governing board president says transparency, collaboration, respect: key components to reinstated faculty governance (Story/Media)
Jan 15, 2019
Filings reveal Manafort shared polling data with Russian intelligence (Story)
Nov 13, 2018
Sinema wins Arizona senate race flipping second GOP seat (Story)
Nov 11, 2018
Sinema maintaining the lead over McSally but votes are still being counted (Story)
Sep 06, 2018
Faculty rally for DACA students after Arizona Supreme Court Ruling restricts in-state tuition rates (Story)
Jun 22, 2018
Representatives from several states urge passage of the Gun Violence Restraining Order Act (GVRO) (Story)
Mar 20, 2018
The Faculty Executive Council (FEC) approves legal action in aftermath of MCCCD board vote to end Meet and Confer and Residential Faculty Policy (RFP) (Story)
Mar 03, 2018
Maricopa County Community College faculty and student support groups–stunned after MCCCD Governing Board vote to eliminate Residential Faculty Policies and Meet and Confer (Story)
Feb 22, 2018
Part-time SCC student smiles through it all (Story)
Apr 29, 2017
Global Ties Arizona promotes relationship between journos (Story)
Apr 06, 2017
Sneaky Big Studio offers local film production (Story)
Feb 22, 2017
Trump’s immigration ban stirs strong debate (Story)
Reporting from the Northeast Valley, Phoenix, and surrounding communities. State, National and International coverage- from the campus of Scottsdale Community College.
Ivana Venema-Nunez