KJZZ News

NASA recently announced the selected technology to be mounted on the Mars Rover planned for 2020. From 58 proposals, seven were selected, including an advanced camera system developed by ASU professor Jim Bell.
August 01, 2014
Pima County is saying it will no longer hire smokers for county jobs. It has proposed a new regulation that would prohibit hiring anyone who smokes.
August 01, 2014
Early ballots for August’s primary election are on the way to about a million Arizona voters.
August 01, 2014
With early voting underway, candidates are looking for every vote they can get.
August 01, 2014
But monsoons also bring rain, and in some cases, lots of it. This can cause flooding.
August 01, 2014
When states cut back on funding for public universities, as many have done, where do those schools turn for money?
August 01, 2014
A couple of health workers who contracted the Ebola virus have returned to the U.S. for treatment.
August 01, 2014
One of the leading forces behind the VA legislation — both behind the scenes and in front of the cameras — has been Arizona Sen. John McCain.
August 01, 2014
You may have noticed some new signs along Valley freeways, and maybe they’re making you hungry.
August 01, 2014
Severe weather struck parts of the West Valley on Thursday night. High winds and heavy rain left many without power and others injured.
August 01, 2014
Thousands of Valley kids are going back to school soon and the people who help them cross the street safely are brushing up on their skills. Local crossing guards have been attending training seminars and they’re ready to go.
August 01, 2014
A bill designed to overhaul the Veterans Affairs health care system passed the Senate on Thursday afternoon with a 91-3 vote. The final step for the legislation is a presidential signature.
August 01, 2014
There are a dozen rose test gardens throughout the United States. One of them is located right here in the Valley. What is a rose test garden? We went to find out.
August 01, 2014
Let’s face it, most of us haven’t outgrown our childhood fascination with dinosaurs.
August 01, 2014
School starts next week and kids grow up fast.
August 01, 2014
NASA is sending another rover to Mars — it will be a few years, though. The spacecraft is expected to land on the red planet in 2020.
August 01, 2014
It’s not easy being a junior high student. What do you wear? How do you fit in? Commentator Amy Silverman talks about back-to-school shopping with her two daughters.
August 01, 2014
The percentage of moms who breastfeed their babies has dipped slightly in Arizona, but is still above the national average.
July 31, 2014
Arizona State University has announced a ban on beer kegs and bongs when tailgating. The ban will affect all university and designated tailgating parking lots.
July 31, 2014
A fire in the Kaibab National Forest has burned more than 4,000 acres in about two weeks, and forest officials say that’s a good thing.
July 31, 2014

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