The Field from KAWC Join us for The Field, featuring discussions with elected leaders connected to communities in Yuma and La Paz counties.
The Field from KAWC

The Field from KAWC

From KOFA

Join us for The Field, featuring discussions with elected leaders connected to communities in Yuma and La Paz counties.

Most Recent Episodes

The Field: Local Voices, a Women's History Month Special

This week The Field from KAWC sits down with women who are shaping the community.

The Field: Dunn, Carbone talk Water and Legislative Priorities for Yuma

Yuma legislators Tim Dunn and Michael Carbone talk about the legislative session and issues impacting Yuma County.

The Field: Early Election Polls and the Governor's Confirmation Woes

Guests: Howard Fischer, Capitol Media Services; Mike Noble, OH Predictive Insights; Regina Roberts, Arizona Clean Elections Commission

The Field: Mayes on AZ Elections Report, Fischer on Proposed Mushroom Bill

Arizona Attorney General Kris Mayes speaks about a report on the 2020 elections that her predecessor, Mark Brnovich, failed to release.

The Field: Mayes on AZ Elections Report, Fischer on Proposed Mushroom Bill

The Field: Inside a Migrant Transfer Center, Grijalva on South County Border Cities

Congress was in Yuma in the form of a House Judiciary Committee field hearing at Yuma City Hall. Rep. Raul Grijalva talks about the lack of South County voices. Plus, a look inside a pop-up aid center helping migrants released by border patrol.

The Field: Inside a Migrant Transfer Center, Grijalva on South County Border Cities

The Field: Yuma Water Attorney on CO River Shortage and Risk to Water Rights

Competing conservation plans have put the seven states covered under the Colorado River Compact at odds over who should give up the most water...and when. We turn to a water rights attorney for insight.

The Field: Yuma Water Attorney on CO River Shortage and Risk to Water Rights

The Field: Healthcare for Migrants, the Colorado River, and Combatting Domestic Abuse

Congressman Raul Grijalva discusses the cost of caring for migrants being borne by border hospitals. The Kyl Center's Sarah Porter on how evaporation impacts water allocations. Yuma County Attorney Jon Smith talks about domestic violence cases in the county.

The Field: Healthcare for Migrants, the Colorado River, and Combatting Domestic Abuse

The Field: Gallego on Challenging Sinema and Bejarano on AZ Dem Priorities

Arizona Congressman Ruben Gallego enters the race for U.S. Senate, we meet the new head of the Arizona Democratic Party, and Howard Fischer highlights actions at the State Capitol.

The Field: Gallego on Challenging Sinema and Bejarano on AZ Dem Priorities

The Field: Governor-Elect Hobbs Sets a Path, Analyzing a Contentious Election Season

Governor-elect Katie Hobbs joins The Field for a look inside her administration as she prepares to take the oath of office. Also, we speak with the newly elected state attorney general and look back on the election year with our panel of experts.

The Field: Governor-Elect Hobbs Sets a Path, Analyzing a Contentious Election Season

The Field: Jones and Pancrazi on Recent Elections and the Past and Future of Yuma Legislators

Yuma's past legislators, Republican Russ Jones and Democrat Lynne Pancrazi, talk about camaraderie among the local delegation even when political positions clashed. They discuss the recent elections and look ahead to state politics in 2023.

The Field: Jones and Pancrazi on Recent Elections and the Past and Future of Yuma Legislators