A roundup of everything we worked on this week.
Vice President Mike Pence is visiting Calexico in Imperial County today to inspect efforts to revamp and expand the U.S.-Mexico border wall. His visit, while almost 100 miles away, coincides with the caravan arrival over the weekend of some 200 would-be asylum seekers at the U.S.-Mexico border in Tijuana. U.S. Customs and Border Protection is […]
inewsource collected 13 awards this week from the San Diego Society of Professional Journalists as part of its annual contest, including seven first-place plaques.
As 2016 draws to a close, the reporters and editors of inewsource are highlighting our favorite stories of the year.
Air quality experts from the United States and Mexico came together recently on the San Diego State University campus to bring a sense of urgency to the challenges of monitoring air pollution along the border. The discussion, which involved professors from SDSU and the University of California San Diego, as well as educators at universities […]
Camelle Sison Understanding how clean or hazardous your air is can protect your health because local air quality has an impact on how you live and breathe. A key tool in measuring our air is the Air Quality Index, or AQI by the EPA. The AQI reports daily air quality for four major air pollutants […]
Why districts use bonds, and how some of them grow to payback ratios of 16 and 17 to 1.
When Tau Baraka was growing up, southeastern San Diego was already a pretty diverse community. Baraka, now 47 and the owner of Imperial Barbershop in Encanto, said that back then the area was primarily white, African-American and Hispanic. “But as the years start progressing, you start seeing a big change in that, especially with the […]
The audit, prompted by an inewsource investigation last year, found problems with the way the city records square footage on building permits, ranging from typos to incomplete information.
2021 Golden Mike Award Brad Racino and Jill Castellano, “REWIRED – a two part series.” Best medical and science reporting 2020 San Diego Press Club First Place Roxana Popescu, “Pandemic takes a toll on San Diego County refugees sheltering in place with abusive partners.” Online and Daily Newspapers: Feature – Serious Subject Shyla Nott, “REWIRED – a […]