KJZZ News

Handgun
A state lawmaker wants to amend an existing law to make it easier to keep guns away from people suffering from mental illness.
Jan. 13, 2017
If you pack it in, pack it out. That’s the message from Kaibab National Forest after rangers were left to pick up more than a 1,000 pounds of trash near Oak Hill Snow Play Area just outside Flagstaff.
Jan. 13, 2017
kids in a classroom
Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey has released a state budget that includes $114 million in new spending for K-12 education. This first year, the average teacher pay increase will be $225.
Jan. 13, 2017
EPA mine
DENVER — The Environmental Protection Agency announced Friday that it will not repay claims totaling more than $1.2 billion for economic damages from a mine waste spill the agency accidentally triggered in Colorado, saying the law prohibits it.
Jan. 13, 2017
There’s a new ramen shop in the Valley that opened up about 3 months ago. The chef used to live in Japan, but he’s actually gaijin, a foreigner, or, at least, a foreigner to Japan.
Jan. 13, 2017
USA Womens Goalball
If you’ve ever been to a sporting event — from Little League all the way up to professional — you’re used to hearing a lot of noise. But the atmosphere at a game of goalball is completely different. Fans and coaches are asked to be as quiet as possible because the visually-impaired players need to be able to hear the ball.
Jan. 13, 2017
classroom
A group of children from the Havasupai Tribe and the Native American Disability Law Center are taking the federal government to court over a complaint of not having access to a decent education.
Jan. 13, 2017
burton barr library
Groups of creative people — especially those on the progressive side — have been getting together in-person and in online communities to talk about the results of November’s presidential election and how they should respond.
Jan. 13, 2017
Patricia Sannit and Meredith Drum
After President-Elect Donald Trump called Hillary Clinton a “nasty woman” during one of the debates leading up to Election Day, the phrase started to take on a new meaning.
Jan. 13, 2017
And as firms continue to test their autonomous vehicles in the state, policymakers are working to come up with rules of the road for them.
Jan. 13, 2017
Among the issues state lawmakers will likely take up this year is transportation funding, specifically, how to pay for needed improvements and upgrades.
Jan. 13, 2017
Arizon Gov. Doug Ducey
In his State of the State address on Monday, Gov. Doug Ducey outlined a host of policy proposals, many of which were in the area of K-12 education. Jeremy Duda is here with a preview.
Jan. 13, 2017
Flagstaff Snow Traffic
Snow in the forecast plus a three-day weekend often means one thing in Flagstaff: traffic.
Jan. 13, 2017
Democrats
The 2016 election was a mixed bag for national Democrats. The Democratic National Committee is holding four regional forums to look ahead at what the party needs to do. The first of the forums is going to be in Phoenix on Saturday.
Jan. 13, 2017
The deadline to comment on the Fossil Creek management plan has been extended to Friday, Jan. 27.
Jan. 13, 2017
Bob Thorpe
An Arizona lawmaker wants to withhold state money from universities and colleges that offer in-state tuition to so called Dreamers.
Jan. 13, 2017
Gov. Doug Ducey
Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey is set to release his budget proposal as he puts firm numbers behind policies he outlined in this week's State of the State address.
Jan. 13, 2017
University of Arizona logo
The University of Arizona Police Department has posted online the names and faces of nearly 40 people banned from all or part of the school campus.
Jan. 13, 2017
light rail
The light rail for South Phoenix has moved another step closer. The rail extension is on track to be completed by 2023.
Jan. 13, 2017
suns game
The Phoenix Suns played the first of two regular season games in Mexico City Thursday night, and more than the game was at stake, as Arizona officials also met with Mexican leaders at the game.
Jan. 13, 2017

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