KJZZ News

Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell kicked off the Obama administration’s Native Youth Listening Tour on Tuesday with a visit to the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community and the Gila River Reservation. The tour is part of a growing federal effort to gain a better understanding of some of the challenges facing Native American children.
February 10, 2015
Add relationship guru to the growing list of roles that modern doctors play.
February 10, 2015
The town of Boquillas, Coahuila, Mexico receives solar power this week, a significant step toward economic self-sufficiency in a place where the economy was destroyed after the U.S.- Mexico border was effectively sealed after 9/11.
February 10, 2015
A state House committee has voted to clarify gubernatorial secession in Arizona.
February 10, 2015
The Arizona Senate has approved a bill temporarily keeping the identities of lottery winners secret.
February 10, 2015
A state House panel has unanimously approved legislation to bring a state law up to date. The measure makes it a crime to reveal the contents of anyone’s election ballot, said Rep. Paul Boyer.
February 10, 2015
The White House has confirmed the death of Kayla Mueller, a Prescott, Ariz., native held hostage by the Islamic State.
February 10, 2015
Jordanna always thought she knew more about being a mom than they did, especially when it came to time management. But when she got engaged, she learned a just how wrong she was.
February 10, 2015
Salary and staff turnover are two of the topics on the agenda for the Scottsdale City Council on Wednesday evening.
February 10, 2015
More than 500 people filled the PERA Club meeting hall in Tempe today to voice their opinion on Salt River Project’s proposed rate increases. The majority of attendees were there to speak out against the changes for solar customers.
February 09, 2015
The open enrollment period for the federal health insurance marketplace ends this Sunday, Feb. 15.
February 09, 2015
Craft brewers want state lawmakers to approve a bill making it clear how much beer they can produce each year. They rallied at the state capitol Monday in support of one of two beer-making measures the legislature is reviewing this week.
February 09, 2015
On Saturday the House Judiciary Committee voted to send the bill to the House floor, where a newly elected Republican majority promises to pass it.
February 09, 2015
The open enrollment period for the federal health insurance marketplace ends Sunday, Feb. 15.
February 09, 2015
The fate of a 26-year-old Prescott woman held hostage by the Islamic State group remains unclear.
February 09, 2015
A Valley sleep expert says it’s time to get rid of the pajamas.
February 09, 2015
The Arizona Republican Party is boasting in a newsletter that it has a voter registration lead over the Democrats.
February 09, 2015
Community college students in Arizona, who maintain a 2.5 grade point average would be able to go to school for free for two years, under a bill set to be heard in the Arizona House.
February 09, 2015
Modern hoop dancing is a relatively new art form among Native American tribes. Some of the continent’s best dancers were in midtown Phoenix this past weekend showcasing their skills at one of the world’s largest hoop dancing competitions.
February 09, 2015
Phoenix-based advocates are gearing up to help more immigrants apply for work permits and a reprieve from deportation under an expanded version of the Obama administration’s Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals. These groups say they are not deterred by a lawsuit challenging the program.
February 09, 2015

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