KJZZ News

Granite Mountain Hotshot Movie Still In The Works
A movie about the Granite Mountain Hotshots is still in the works, even though the film’s original director is no longer with the project.
May 27, 2015
Kirkpatrick Faces Uphill Battle In Senate Race Against McCain
U.S. Rep. Ann Kirkpatrick will have an uphill battle against longtime incumbent Sen. John McCain when she runs for his Senate seat in 2016.
May 26, 2015
Consolidation Of Tucson Postal Facility Postponed
The Tucson postal processing center has gotten a temporary reprieve. The center was scheduled for closure in July as part of the U.S. Postal Service’s nationwide consolidation plan.
May 26, 2015
Report: Taller Trees At Greater Risk From Climate Change
While the shade of a tall tree may help keep you cool, rising temperature averages from climate change may be causing greater stress for taller trees.
May 26, 2015
Arizona State Sen. Catherine Miranda May Run For U.S. Congress
State Senator Catherine Miranda said she’s “strongly exploring” the possibility to run for United States Congress in Arizona’s first congressional district.
May 26, 2015
Border Wetland Uses Treated Wastewater As Congress Considers Wetland Funding
This man-made wetland is now under construction on the Rio Grande. The wetland will be the first on the Rio Grande to use treated wastewater to restore habitat. This comes as Congress is considering a bipartisan bill to extend funding for the construction of mad-made wetlands.
May 26, 2015
 Disappeared Women Memorialized In Juárez Murals
Juárez muralist Maclovio Macias' latest inspiration came from marching 200 miles alongside mothers whose daughters disappeared during the recent wave of drug violence.
May 26, 2015
Arizona Democrat Ann Kirkpatrick To Challenge John McCain For Senate
Democratic Arizona Rep. Ann Kirkpatrick said Tuesday she will challenge Republican John McCain for his Senate seat next year, launching an uphill bid to unseat the five-term senator in the GOP-leaning state.
May 26, 2015
Summer Food Service Program Begins Today In Metro Phoenix
The Summer Food Service Program will begin distribution in several locations across the Phoenix area today, with more scheduled to open next Monday.
May 26, 2015
Hundreds Of Taxi Drivers March In Mexico Against Uber
Hundreds of taxi drivers marched through Mexico City Monday chanting "Uber Out!" and demanding city authorities ban the online ride service.
May 26, 2015
California Man Dies While Skydiving In Eloy
The Arizona Daily Star reported that 48-year-old Earl Bohm of Lake Elsinore died Saturday afternoon.
May 26, 2015
ASU Service Connects Biologists To Questions From Around The World
If you ever had a question about why animals are shaped certain ways or how your body gets sick, an ASU service is answering these questions. And people from around the world have been asking.
May 26, 2015
Phoenix, Tempe Mosques Receive Threatening Letters
Two Valley mosques have reported receiving the same menacing letter, threatening Muslims with death. On Sunday night, mosques in Phoenix and Tempe acknowledged receiving the anonymous letter.
May 25, 2015
Man Drowned While Swimming Alone In Tempe Town Lake
Authorities have released the identity of a 27-year-old man who drowned while swimming at Tempe Town Lake.
May 25, 2015
Gov. Ducey Aims To Consolidate Arizonas Airplane Fleet
Following the Arizona Department of Transportation's purchase of a new airplane, Gov. Doug Ducey wants to pare down the state's fleet.
May 25, 2015
ASU Nursing Students To Dispense Free Health Care At Westward Ho Hotel In Downtown Phoenix
The residents living at the old Westward Ho hotel in downtown Phoenix will be receiving free health care from Arizona State University.
May 25, 2015
Downtown Kingman Post Office To Remain Open
Kingman's historic downtown post office is no longer on the verge of closing. The U.S. Postal Service initially slated the facility to close at the end of 2014.
May 25, 2015
3 People Dead From Plane Crash Near Laughlin-Bullhead International Airport
The crash of a small plane near the Laughlin-Bullhead International Airport earlier this month has taken two more lives.
May 25, 2015
Longtime UA Baseball Coach Retires
The University of Arizona's longtime baseball coach has announced his retirement.
May 25, 2015
Volunteers Place Flags On Gravesites At National Cemetery
Memorial Day is a chance to pay our respects to the men and women killed in the line of duty or who are missing in action. At the National Memorial Cemetery of Arizona, volunteers and staff honor those individuals by coming together to place flags on the gravesites.
May 25, 2015

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