Contributor through February 2012
Andrés Barraza was a newsroom intern covering general assignment stories. He helped produce local news reports for KPBS radio and contributes to KPBS.org. He is interested in political, environmental, and border issues.
He recently graduated from the University of San Diego with a B.A. in communication studies. Originally from Southern Arizona, Andrés lived in Sonora, Mexico before moving to San Diego in 2003.
Andrés plans on pursuing a career in public radio and is an avid listener of NPR’s “This American Life.”
SDPD Officer David Hall confirmed dead from self-inflicted gunshot wound.
Hack Day organizer Jed Sundwall stopped by KPBS' Midday Edition to tell us about the event welcoming the public to find easier ways to navigate mass government data.
T-Mobile employees would join telecom union if merger is approved.
Strategy and prevention were among the issues discussed in San Diego by the California State Assembly's Select Committee on Homelessness.
As the repeal of Don't Ask, Don't Tell continues to make its way through the Pentagon, some San Diego servicemembers aren't waiting -- they'll be openly marching in Saturday's annual Gay Pride Parade.
The United States has agreed to comply with its NAFTA obligations in return for a lift on tariffs.
Residences in California will be required to have working carbon monoxide detectors as of Friday, July 1st.
When your school district depends on student attendance for funding, some go to great lengths to make sure they show up.