KJZZ News

Davis-Monthan Air Force Base
The Air Force says it's going to implement a plan increasing a cap on the number of flights by aircraft visiting Davis-Monthan Air Force Base in Tucson.
May. 19, 2015
Glen Canyon
Hikers, campers and boaters making their way to Glen Canyon can expect to pay a little more this summer.
May. 19, 2015
Brittney Griner
Brittney Griner says she accepts the WNBA's seven-game suspension as a consequence of her actions.
May. 19, 2015
Mad Men
Fans of the long-running AMC TV program Mad Men are mourning the end of the series after its Sunday finale. Research by a University of Arizona professor has found that the way a show ends can affect an audience’s loyalty for the series.
May. 18, 2015
Nicoll Hernandez Polanco
Nicoll Hernandez-Polanco is in the process of receiving immigration permits and she “can’t wait to get a job” in Tucson after having received asylum from the U.S. government.
May. 18, 2015
Arizona’s cities and towns are calling for a major overhaul of how the state funds its pension system for firefighters and policemen.
May. 18, 2015
A Paris auction house is planning another sale of Hopi sacred items on June 1. The Arizona tribe is demanding their return.
May. 18, 2015
Palo Verde Nuclear Generating Station
As the West gets hotter and water is more scarce, generating electricity will become more difficult. Along with hydropower, many power plants using fossil fuels also require water, an issue in a severe drought.
May. 18, 2015
The Arizona Game and Fish says the increasing number of wild burros in the state is damaging native habitats. The agency wants the federal government to control them before the problems gets worse.
May. 18, 2015
The Bureau of Land Management has proposed merging Arizona and New Mexico’s offices. It’s a move Arizona Congressman Paul Gosar and others are trying to stop.
May. 18, 2015
Officials with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service are planning to release a set of captive Mexican gray wolves in New Mexico this summer. This will be the agency’s first initial release to that state.
May. 18, 2015
Firefighters doused a wildfire off a southern Nevada desert highway after a fiery fatal crash of a single-engine airplane bound from Laughlin-Bullhead International Airport to Phoenix Goodyear Airport.
May. 18, 2015
Maricopa County seal
The Maricopa County budget will be going up a little more than 1 percent for the 2016 Fiscal year. The County Board of Supervisors is scheduled to tentatively approve the new budget today.
May. 18, 2015
Dr. Joseph Sirven
“Hey, Dr. Sirven, what was your major in college?” asked my young patient with her parents eagerly awaiting my reply.
May. 18, 2015
farmer
There is a growing demand for locally grown food in New Mexico, but farmers here are getting older. The average age is 65. However, there are programs that aim to inspire and train up-and-coming young farmers.
May. 18, 2015
Gov. Doug Ducey said the head of the state Department of Weights and Measures was fired for planning a Super Bowl sting operation to get ridesharing companies off the road.
May. 18, 2015
A man rappelling off boulder formations in the Prescott area was rescued by firefighters after he ran out of rope on his way down.
May. 18, 2015
Vending machine
Mohave County is questioning whether to keep using state-contracted vending businesses owned by blind people.
May. 18, 2015
A U.S. Marine from Phoenix who died in a helicopter crash in earthquake-ravaged Nepal was looking forward to starting a new chapter in California, his mother said Sunday.
May. 18, 2015
Arizona State University logo
Phoenix may allow Arizona State University and a private-sector partner to use city-owned land for a health care-focused project in downtown.
May. 18, 2015

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