Christina Estes

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Senior Field Correspondent - Downtown

As a senior field correspondent, Christina Estes focuses on stories that impact our economy, your wallet and public policy.

During her 20-plus years reporting in Phoenix, Estes has worked for a variety of news outlets and covered presidential campaigns, state and local politics, education and business.

Estes's debut mystery, "Off the Air," was published in 2024. The first in a series featuring a Phoenix reporter, "Off the Air" has earned national recognition, including as a "Good Morning America" Buzz Pick.

Title Author(s) Publication Date
Walgreens to settle with AZ, CA consumers over Theranos Christina Estes May 23, 2023
Room rates softening for luxury resort hotels Christina Estes May 23, 2023
Phoenix is designing its first rapid bus corridor Christina Estes May 22, 2023
Catalytic converter thefts in Arizona jump more than 350% between 2020 and 2022 Christina Estes May 18, 2023
Phoenix fire says new hires and stations making ‘significant impact’ Christina Estes May 17, 2023
Phoenix approves budget despite state-level concerns Christina Estes May 16, 2023
A tool or cheating? Authors, artists weigh in on artificial intelligence Christina Estes May 23, 2023
Phoenix police using pepper-spray balls and foam batons in less lethal force program Christina Estes May 11, 2023
Here's how to get a free ticket to Metrocenter Mall's farewell party Christina Estes May 11, 2023
Phoenix park security finds drug use, fires, vandalism Christina Estes May 10, 2023
Phoenix gets $700,000 to connect more households to internet program Christina Estes May 9, 2023
Phoenix may make owners of vacant properties register with city Christina Estes May 8, 2023
Phoenix to name Metrocenter transit hub after Williams Christina Estes May 4, 2023
Phoenix councilwoman says 'spread the love' when it comes to housing, homeless services Christina Estes May 3, 2023
Some worry clean-up plan for 'The Zone' will create unsafe parks Christina Estes May 3, 2023
Phoenix Burton Barr Library room highlights history, culture, people Christina Estes May 2, 2023
Phoenix considers dropping fees for low-income housing developers Christina Estes May 1, 2023
Phoenix Promise program supports 800 MCCCD students Christina Estes April 27, 2023
Phoenix wants to add more housing, amenities downtown Christina Estes April 24, 2023
Phoenix makes Indigenous Peoples’ Day an annual city holiday Christina Estes April 20, 2023
Phoenix repeals controversial wage ordinance after new councilmembers sworn in Christina Estes April 20, 2023
History is made at Phoenix City Council inauguration ceremony Christina Estes April 17, 2023
Metrocenter Mall will get a farewell party before it's demolished Christina Estes April 14, 2023
Construction on Phoenix police HQ begins this summer Christina Estes April 17, 2023
Phoenix to open 18 of its 29 public pools this summer Christina Estes April 13, 2023