KJZZ News

Historic Arizona Magma Copper Chimney Stack Demolished
A chimney stack in Superior, Arizona was safely demolished this weekend because it was structurally unsound and posed safety concerns.
Nov. 11, 2018
Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport Has Record Growth, Adds New Airlines
The Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport has been getting steadily busier — and that trend is set to continue.
Nov. 11, 2018
Veterans from three Arizona homeless shelters gathered in Phoenix Saturday morning. They were invited to an American Legion post for what was dubbed a ‘Forgotten Heroes Appreciation Breakfast’.
Nov. 10, 2018
144 Arizona Firefighters Deployed To Battle California Wildfires
144 Arizona firefighters with 42 engines have been deployed to California to help fight wildfires. Several crews have been assigned to the 70,000 acre Woolsey Fire burning in Los Angeles and Ventura counties.
Nov. 10, 2018
County Republicans, Recorders Settle Ballot Signature Dispute
A Republican lawsuit against county recorders in Arizona had a hearing on Friday, and the parties settled on a deal for this year.
Nov. 9, 2018
Trump Tweets About
President Donald Trump asserted Friday that corruption may be at play in Arizona’s recent election.
Nov. 9, 2018
Ag Tech Company Moving Headquarters From Kansas To Scottsdale
AgJunction is moving headquarters from east Kansas to Scottsdale because, the CEO said in a statement, of the state’s focus on autonomous and ag tech industries.
Nov. 9, 2018
Sky Harbor Ranked Best Airport In  U.S.
Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport was ranked the best airport in the United States for air travelers for the second time in a row.
Nov. 9, 2018
Slow Wait For Election Results In Arizona Is Normal
As Arizonans wait for the outcome of a highly contested U.S. Senate race, election officials are reminding those new to the state’s voting process that the lag in a finalized tally is normal.
Nov. 9, 2018
Immigrant Activists Sue To Block Asylum Ban
Immigrant right groups are suing President Donald Trump, and a host of other federal officials, over the government’s new rule and proclamation on asylum seekers.
Nov. 9, 2018
Phoenix
Phoenix veterans who fought in World War II organized what would come to be known as the first Latino American Legion Post in the country. KJZZ visits the post today.
Nov. 9, 2018
Former Treasurer Pleads Guilty To Fraud, Theft
The former treasurer of two northern Arizona organizations has pled guilty to fraud, conflict of interest charges and theft. More than $100,000 were mishandled.
Nov. 9, 2018
What Can Be Done About Domestic Terrorism?
Events in recent weeks have made the specter of domestic terrorism feel more like an everyday reality rather than something on the fringes that seemed incredibly scary but rare. So how is the U.S. government prioritizing domestic terrorism?
Nov. 9, 2018
Canal Convergence Kicks Off In Scottsdale
The Show spoke with the ARIZONA! project leader, Milagros Zingoni, as well as Collin Smith, to talk more about it. Both are assistant professors at ASU’s Design School, and we began by talking about how this collaboration came to be.
Nov. 9, 2018
Coalition Aims To Educate AZ On Gila River Cleanup
A coalition of cities, non-profits and others wants Arizonans to learn more about the lower Gila River and some of its challenges in an effort to get the river cleaned up.
Nov. 9, 2018
KJZZ
Former State Senate Minority Leader David Schapira, and Kevin DeMenna, a senior advisor with DeMenna Public Affairs joined The Show to talk about the see-sawing US Senate race, as well as some of the others that are still too-close-to-call and lawsuits dealing with uncounted ballots.
Nov. 9, 2018
How The Decline Of Local News Is Affecting Democracy
It’s no secret that newspapers are on the decline. But a new study from the University of North Carolina’s School of Media and Journalism shows that the problem is far more widespread than we previously thought.
Nov. 9, 2018
What Maricopa County
Earlier this year, the Census Bureau reported that Maricopa County was the fastest growing county in the U.S. last year, adding almost 74,000 people. With all of those people moving to the state and the Valley, what does that mean for the region and the kinds of services it provides?
Nov. 9, 2018
Outstanding Ballots May Tighten U.S. Senate, Other Races
Days after Tuesday’s high-turnout midterm elections, there are still several high-profile races that are too close to call in Arizona. If you have been waiting with bated breath for the latest ballot drop from the secretary of state last night, you already know the big news.
Nov. 9, 2018
 How A Popular Pesticide Impairs Bumblebee Behavior
Bee populations are declining around the world, due in part to a popular group of nicotine-like pesticides called neonicotinoids, which act as neurotoxins in bees. Now, an automated camera platform is providing researchers a peek at the effects these chemicals have inside bumblebee hives.
Nov. 9, 2018

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