KJZZ News

The mystery surrounding a missing Phoenix-area couple has been solved with the discovery of their bodies buried 6 feet under a yard and the arrest of a suspect, who told authorities he was high on methamphetamine the night of the killings.
July 03, 2015
Phoenix police said 26-year-old Scott Hines has been booked into jail on suspicion of four counts of endangerment.
July 03, 2015
Phoenix Loves Sci-Fi… that's the name of a film screening event that makes its debut Thursday. It’ll include short science-fiction films produced in Phoenix over the past year.
July 02, 2015
Phoenix voters will decide this summer whether to extend the city’s current four-tenths of a cent transit sales tax and increase it to seven-tenths of a cent over 35 years.
July 02, 2015
Driving around the Valley over the past several days, you may have seen some tents with banners flapping in parking lots. They tend to pop up around July Fourth and New Year’s.
July 02, 2015
Since the great recession, the steady drumbeat of increasing the number of college graduates and diversifying the Arizona economy has gotten louder.
July 02, 2015
Has the Valley missed an opportunity to move from car culture to bike-friendly?
July 02, 2015
It’s been another challenging week in the realm of for-profit education.
July 02, 2015
The past few nights have featured some pretty spectacular light shows in the Valley with bolts of lightning crackling.
July 02, 2015
A 20-story office building on the corner of Central and Washington recently sold for more than $93 million.
July 02, 2015
A South American company that builds massive lagoons is looking to expand into Arizona and other western states.
July 02, 2015
Researchers at the University of Arizona wanted to find out why we throw away so much food at home.
July 02, 2015
Listen to Miranda Vasquez, a camp counselor for Kids Camp at Skateland in Chandler.
July 02, 2015
Fireworks, parades, picnics, barbecues — and sometimes monsoon storms — are all part of Independence Day celebration festivities in Phoenix, but many underestimate the risks involved with the use of fireworks.
July 02, 2015
The legislature’s budget analysts report Arizona has brought in $257 million more than expected so far this year. That, predictably, has led to discussions about what to do with that money.
July 02, 2015
Record low levels of water in Lake Mead are causing cutbacks in Arizona’s share of hydropower. The current drought has reduced the dam’s capacity to generate electricity by about 25 percent.
July 02, 2015
North American wild horses will not be considered a threatened or endangered species. The United States Fish and Wildlife service denied the proposal Wednesday.
July 02, 2015
A plan to protect Flagstaff watersheds from damage from erosion-causing wildfires and flooding calls for using prescribed burns and logging on thousands of acres, including use of cables and helicopters to drag or lift felled trees off steep slopes.
July 02, 2015
Mohave is the latest county to consider raising taxes this yea, and some county officials are blaming the state budget for the increase.
July 02, 2015
Proudly flying the American flag on the fourth of July has been a common sight. But when those flags wear out and tear, they are supposed to be disposed of.
July 02, 2015

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