Shelby Trahan joined KOLD in November 2020. Before making her way to Arizona, Shelby worked at KOLD’s sister station KPLC 7 News in Lake Charles, Louisiana.
During her time in Louisiana, Shelby gained experience as a live-shot reporter, producer, and a morning anchor. She comes to Arizona as a Louisiana Broadcast Association Award winning journalist for her segment ‘Shelby on the Geaux,’ a series that highlighted exciting places to visit around the Texas-Louisiana region.
Shelby also covered a variety of events including a presidential rally, and Hurricanes Delta and Laura, one of the strongest hurricanes to make landfall in Louisiana in more than 100 years.
Before moving to the bayou state, the native Houstonian graduated from the University of North Texas with a Bachelor’s of Arts in Journalism News in December 2017. During her time at UNT, she helped volunteer at North Texas Television, the 26-time Emmy Award-winning student-run news station.
Shelby is excited to begin a new journey in Tucson and looks forward to getting to know the community and exploring the city. In her free time, you can find her enjoying the watered areas of the desert, or binge watching a good TV dramas, especially anything written by Shonda Rhimes.
The Department of Labor awarded Pima County $4,000,000 and the Arizona Board of Regents, on behalf of ASU, $8,029,594 to help train Arizona workers for jobs in cybersecurity, manufacturing, and transportation.
Officials say Broadway-Phillips advertised on the internet, transported the women to hotel rooms, and forced them to perform prostitution acts in exchange for money during the time period of September 2017 to April of 2018.
On Friday, Jan. 22, the Arizona Department of Health Services approved 79 applications from establishments seeking to legally sell marijuana. The application period began on Jan. 20, and officials say six applications are still under review.
According to a news release, Ducey’s broadband proposal is a central element of the state spending plan announced on Jan. 15. It includes investing $33.1 million to install broadband conduit and fiber from Flagstaff to the California border along I-40.
GOP members expressed their gratitude for Wards’ service to the party, applauding her commitment to the leadership role. However, according to the letter KOLD obtained, officials believe the Republican Party’s future “must establish a new direction for our organization that can and will win races ac
Academic support takes place in an on-campus location so students can focus on their schoolwork while they receive the support they need during these challenging times. The cost for a family is $15 per day and includes the use of a private indoor learning area as well as a secure outdoor area.
With the new subcontract award of up to $300,000 over three years, UACI will not only support the solar challenge but will be supporting all American-Made challenges, providing assistance with three more clean energy technology challenges.
AZDHS has notified the Pressroom of their violation and has posted a closure measure on the front doors. They will not be able to reopen until several benchmarks are achieved and permission is granted from the health department.
In the last several months, the IRS says they have seen a variety of scams and other financial schemes designed to steal money and personal information from taxpayers. Scammers are using both the stimulus payments along with the approaching filing season to take advantage of people.
According to a news release, a 70-year-old inmate tested positive on Dec. 30 and was placed in medical isolation in the jail infirmary. Shortly after, on Jan. 10, 2021, the inmate was transported to a local hospital for further treatment and evaluation.
Dr. King devoted his life to equality, peace and justice. He urged us to never lose hope in the face of adversity and always move forward despite the disappointments that come our way. And he reminded us that violence can bring only temporary victories, never permanent peace.
Vaccinations are slated to begin Friday at Tucson Medical Center for seniors over 75 years of age. Registration and scheduling for the other groups are expected early next week and vaccines will be available at Kino Sports Complex and Tucson Convention Center.
Officials say port-security made contact with the man and ordered him to drop the machete, which he did. Agents identified the man, determined he was from Mexico and discovered he had an active warrant from the U.S. Marshals for a supervised release violation.
The swearing-in of President-elect Joe Biden and Vice Presdient-elect Kamala Harris is set to be a historic one, as it takes place in the middle of a global pandemic, and despite threats of security in cities across the country.
The arrest happened around 2:30 p.m. on Wednesday after the trio illegally crossed the border through the desert southeast of Yuma. Record checks revealed one of them had been arrested and prosecuted in California for having sex with a minor. He was previously removed from the U.S. following the com
The Tucson Jazz Festival has been held annually for the last 6 years, drawing over 15,000 attendees each year to its concerts comprised of national and international jazz artists. The board and leadership plan to resume the festival in 2022, currently planned for Jan. 14-23.