CORRECTION to Oct. 22 story on APS rate increase

EDS: Clients who used a Cronkite News story slugged BC-CNS-APS Rate Hike, that moved Thursday, Oct. 22, under a PHOENIX dateline, are asked to run the following correction. The errors occurred in the 12th and 14th grafs of the original story. A corrected version of the story has been posted here.

PHOENIX – An Oct. 22 Cronkite News story on a proposed rate increase by APS misstated how community activist Stacey Champion felt about the timing. Champion said the timing could not be worse. The article also misidentified the date when she filed a formal complaint. She filed it in 2018.

CORRECTION to Oct. 16 story on Inde Motorsports Ranch

EDS: Clients who used a Cronkite News story slugged Sports-Inde Track Wilcox that moved Friday, Oct. 16, under a PHOENIX dateline are asked to run the following correction. The errors occurred in the third and 17th grafs of the original story. A corrected version of the story has been posted here.

PHOENIX – An Oct. 16 Cronkite News story on improvements at the Inde Motorsports Ranch in Willcox misstated the cost of initiation fees and misspelled the name of member Mark Laniak. Initiation feels range from $25,000 to $75,000.

CORRECTION to Oct. 15 story on COVID-19 and teacher vacancies

EDS: Clients who used a Cronkite News story slugged BC-CNS-Teachers Bolt that moved Thursday, Oct. 15, under a WASHINGTON dateline are asked to run the following correction. The error occurred in the 14th graf of the original story. A corrected version of the story has been posted here.

WASHINGTON – An Oct. 15 Cronkite News story on the impact of COVID-19 on Arizona’s chronic teacher shortage misstated the location of one of the school districts cited. Pima Unified School District is located in the town of Pima.

CORRECTION to Oct. 7 story on COVID in ICE detention facilities

EDS: Clients who used a Cronkite News story slugged CNS-LaPalma-COVID-19 that moved Wednesday, Oct. 7, under a PHOENIX dateline are asked to run the following correction. The error occurred in the second graf of the original story. The changes make clear the numbers used are cumulative numbers, not “active” cases as the original article stated. Additional clarifications have been added throughout the story. A corrected version of the story has been posted here.

PHOENIX – An Oct. 7 Cronkite News story on La Palma Correctional Center, a privately run immigration detention center in Eloy, mischaracterized the status of COVID-19 cases in the facility. U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement reported 400 cumulative cases as of Oct. 7. The agency reported 26 confirmed active cases.

CORRECTION to Sept. 28 on USCIS delays

EDS: Clients who used a Cronkite News story slugged BC-CNS-CIS Delay that moved Monday, Sept. 28, under a WASHINGTON dateline are asked to run the following correction. The error occurred in the lede of the original story. A corrected version of the story has been posted here.

WASHINGTON – A Sept. 28 Cronkite News story on delays at U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services caused by COVID-19 and budget issues misstated the amount of time that one subject in the story has spent in the U.S. Perla Macias has lived here for 21 years.

CORRECTION to Oct. 1 story on Phoenix Rising slur

EDS: Clients who used a Cronkite News story slugged Sports-Rising Homophobic Slur that moved Thursday, Oct. 1, under a PHOENIX dateline and used an accompanying photo and cutline are asked to run the following correction. The error occurred in cutline of a photo featuring Junior Flemmings. A corrected version of the story has been posted here.

PHOENIX – An Oct. 1 Cronkite News story on the Phoenix Rising misidentified the type of pejorative allegedly said by Junior Flemmings. It was a homophobic slur.

CORRECTION to Sept. 25 story on Sinema, Supreme Court

EDS: Clients who used a Cronkite News story slugged BC-CNS-Sinema Scotus that moved Friday, Sept. 25, under a WASHINGTON dateline are asked to run the following correction. The error occurred in the 6th graf of the original and in the accompanying video. A corrected version of the story has been posted here.

WASHINGTON – A Sept. 25 Cronkite News story on Sen. Kyrsten Sinema, D-Arizona, and her silence on a Supreme Court nominee, misidentified the affiliation of a source quoted in the story. Garrett Bess is vice president of government relations at Heritage Action for America.

 

CORRECTION to Sept. 16 story on political social media campaign

EDS: Clients who used a Cronkite News story slugged BC-CNS-Troll Farming that moved Wednesday, Sept. 16, under a WASHINGTON dateline are asked to run the following correction. The error occurred in the 16th graf of the original. A corrected version of the story has been posted here

WASHINGTON – A source quoted in a Sept. 16 Cronkite News story, on the investigation into a secretive social media campaign that reportedly paid Arizona teens to post political messages, misstated the name of an organization involved. News reports said that Turning Point Action was behind the project.

CORRECTION to Sept. 15 story on hate-motivated killing

EDS: Clients who used a Cronkite News story slugged BC-CNS-Attack Anniversary that moved Tuesday, Sept. 15, under a WASHINGTON dateline are asked to run the following correction. The error occurred in the 11th, 12th and 21st grafs of the original. A corrected version of the story has been posted here.

WASHINGTON  – A Sept. 15 Cronkite News story on the anniversary of the hate-motivated murder of Balbir Singh Sodhi misspelled the name of one of the people in the story. Paradise Valley resident Anjleen Kaur Gumer is a local advocate with the Sikh Coalition.

CORRECTION to Aug. 18 story on DNC health care speakers

EDS: Clients who used a Cronkite News story slugged BC-CNS-Health Voices that moved Tuesday, Aug. 18, are asked to run the following correction. The error occurred in the 16th graf of the original. A corrected version of the story has been posted here.

WASHINGTON  – An Aug. 18 Cronkite News story on two Arizonans who spoke at the Democratic National Convention about their struggles with health care incorrectly described the type of health insurance one of them received. Despite having a pre-existing condition, Jeff Jeans was able to get a pre-existing condition health plan under the Affordable Care Act.

CORRECTION to caption with Aug. 11 story on Native dance

EDS: Clients who used a Cronkite News story slugged BC-CNS-Native Dance that moved Tuesday, Aug. 11, under a PHOENIX dateline are asked to run the following correction. The error occurred in the cutline of the second photo with the story. A corrected caption has been posted with the story here.

PHOENIX – An Aug. 11 Cronkite News story about Native American dance competitions going online in the face of COVID-19 included an incorrect date in the caption of a photo that ran with the package. The picture of Juaquin Hamilton-YoungBird was taken at an event in July 2019.

CLARIFICATION on Aug. 7 story on COVID-19 and ICE detention

EDS: Clients who used a Cronkite News story slugged BC-CNS-Detention Concerns that moved Friday, Aug. 7, under a PHOENIX dateline are asked to run the following clarification of information that appeared in the 37th graf of the story. An updated version of the story has been posted here.

PHOENIX – An Aug. 7 Cronkite News story on the challenge of battling COVID-19 in Immigration and Customs Enforcement detention centers failed to specify which of two privately run centers in the state have CoreCivic medical personnel on site 24/7. A CoreCivic spokesman said that care is provided at the La Palma Correctional Center.

CORRECTION to July 17 story about voting precautions

EDS: Clients who used a Cronkite News story slugged BC-CNS COVID and Voting that moved Friday, July 17, under a PHOENIX dateline are asked to run the following correction. The error occurred in the eight and 13th grafs of the original story. A corrected version of the story has been posted here.

PHOENIX – A July 17 Cronkite News story about voting misspelled the name of Erika Flores, deputy director of communications for the Maricopa County Elections Department. The article also incorrectly states precautions elections officials are taking at the vote centers. The county will only require masks and daily temperature checks for staff and visitors at the Maricopa County Tabulation and Election Center. At voting centers, poll workers will wear gloves, masks and face shields; the county will offer masks and gloves to voters, but officials will not require them for voters.

CORRECTION to July 17 story on White House COVID-19 ‘red zone’ report

EDS: Clients who used a Cronkite News story slugged BC-CNS-Arizona COVID Update that moved Friday, July 17, under a PHOENIX dateline are asked to run the following correction. The error occurred in the lede and grafs 3 and 4 of the original. A corrected version of the story has been posted here.

PHOENIX – A July 17 Cronkite News story on an internal White House report that named Arizona as one of 18 states in the “red zone” for COVID-19 infections included an incorrect date. That document was originally uncovered in a Center for Public Integrity report on Thursday, July 16.

CORRECTION to June 18 story about DACA recipients

EDS: Clients who used a Cronkite News story slugged BC-CNS-DACA Voices that moved Thursday, June 18, under a PHOENIX dateline are asked to run the following correction. The error occurred in the 22nd graf of the original. A corrected version of the story has been posted here.

PHOENIX – A June 18 Cronkite News story on DACA recipients’ reactions to the Supreme Court ruling preserving the program incorrectly said one of the subjects received her GED. in fact, Jennifer Rodriguez-Garcia earned her high school diploma.

CORRECTION to June 10 story on Philonise Floyd testimony

EDS: Clients who used a Cronkite News story slugged BC-CNS-Police Probing that moved Wednesday, June 10, under a WASHINGTON dateline are asked to run the following correction. The error occurred in grafs 3 and 16 of the original. A corrected version of the story has been posted here.

WASHINGTON – A June 10 story on a House hearing into police practices and accountability misidentified the relationship between one of the witnesses and Patrick Underwood, a police officer who was fatally shot during a protest in Oakland, Calif. Angela Underwood Jacobs is Patrick Underwood’s sister.

CORRECTION to May 21 story on city population gains

EDS: Clients who used a Cronkite News story slugged BC-CNS-Buckeye Bumped that moved Thursday, May 21, under a PHOENIX dateline are asked to run the following correction. The error occurred in the headline and in graf 3 of the original. A corrected version of the story has been posted here.

PHOENIX – Due to an editing error, a May 21 Cronkite News story on new city population data from the Census Bureau incorrectly stated Phoenix’s gains relative to other cities. Phoenix was again the No. 1 city in the country for its population growth from 2018-2019, when it was the nation’s fifth-largest city overall.

 

CORRECTION to April 27 story on congressional fundraising

EDS: Clients who used a Cronkite News story slugged BC-CNS-Challenger Funding that moved Monday, April 27, under a TEMPE dateline are asked to run the following correction. The error occurred in grafs 25-26 of the original. A corrected version of the story has been posted here.

TEMPE – An April 27 story on campaign fundraising in Arizona congressional races incorrectly stated the status of Emily Robinson in the 4th District and Jimmy Rodriguez in the 8th District. Robinson is not on the ballot and Rodriguez has withdrawn from the race.

CORRECTION to April 1 story on COVID-19

EDS: Clients who used a Cronkite News story slugged BC-CNS-COVID-19-in-Arizona that moved Wednesday, April 1, under a PHOENIX dateline are asked to run the following correction. The error occurred in the lede of the original. A corrected version of the story has been posted here.

PHOENIX – An April 1 Cronkite News story on the impact of COVID-19 failed to specify that 3.3 million new job claims were made across the U.S., not just Arizona.

CORRECTION to March 13 story about former Democratic candidates

EDS: Clients who used a Cronkite News story slugged BC-CNS-Ghost Candidates that moved Friday, March 13, under a WASHINGTON dateline are asked to run the following correction. The error occurred in the 16th graf of the original. A corrected version of the story has been posted here

WASHINGTON – A March 13 Cronkite News story incorrectly characterized the 2020 Democratic presidential campaign of former South Bend, Indiana, Mayor Pete Buttigieg. The first openly gay candidate to seek a major party’s presidential nomination was Republican hopeful Fred Krager in 2012.