KJZZ News

An Arizona charter school held an emergency budget meeting over the weekend after criticism over a lack of public comment that may have violated the state’s Open Meeting Law. American Leadership Academy Director Glenn Way is also under scrutiny after earning millions of dollars for building his campuses.
Jul. 16, 2018
As we head toward Arizona’s August primary elections, KJZZ's The Show is inviting the candidates in contested races to talk about why they’re running and some of the key issues in their contests.
Jul. 16, 2018
In 2016, One Arizona sent out an army of volunteers across the state and registered more than 150,000 new voters leading up to the election. It set a record for new voters registered in a single year. Now, they’re announcing a new voter registration campaign for 2018.
Jul. 16, 2018
It’s been a busy several days abroad for President Donald Trump. The BBC’s Rich Preston joined The Show for a look at the top international stories this week.
Jul. 16, 2018
Rain may ease fire restrictions, but a new study shows the Grand Canyon National Park is the most dangerous for lightning strikes right now.
Jul. 16, 2018
The Takeaway: Trump And Putin Meet In Helsinki
U.S. President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin meet in Helsinki today. But it’s not the first time the neutral nation has been used for high-level negotiations between the two global powers.
Jul. 16, 2018
The Pulse: In Puerto Rico, Residents Band Together To Defend Against Mosquitoes
Some of Hurricane Maria’s devastating effects on Puerto Rico have been well documented, like the lack of food, power and water. But the hurricane also caused some existing problems to get even worse.
Jul. 16, 2018
The board of directors for the Mohave Valley Irrigation and Drainage District voted to take the first step in adopting a fallowing program for its farmers. The unanimous vote last week could lead to the transfer of water from the Colorado River to other southwestern states as well as towns in central Arizona.
Jul. 16, 2018
In The Desert City Of Tucson, The Grass Is Not Greener
Tucson, Arizona, used to be a city of lawns. Patches of Bermuda grass lined residential neighborhoods, kept green — even in blazing summer months — with diligent watering. Over the decades, that has changed.
Jul. 16, 2018
Hundreds of tourists who booked coveted overnight trips in a gorge off the Grand Canyon will have to reschedule after heavy flooding forced evacuations and shut down the area for at least a week.
Jul. 16, 2018
Up to $150,000 in improvements to the terminal at Prescott Municipal Airport are planned as the Arizona city eyes the possible replacement of the 70-year-old building.
Jul. 16, 2018
Learning how to care for the oral health of older adults and people with disabilities takes time and training. But one place in the Phoenix area is taking the correct steps to ensure the proper care.
Jul. 16, 2018
For people suffering from Tullio phenomena, a sound, a song or even a cough can cause dizziness, vertigo, nausea and involuntary eye movements. A new study explains the process behind the problem.
Jul. 16, 2018
Mesa Police Department's switched from paper records to digital in 2005, but it hasn’t updated its system since then. City Council recently approved a $3 million upgrade to a system.
Jul. 16, 2018
Work is underway to turn a former pipe plant into a new industrial development south of downtown Phoenix. The 50–acre site at the southeast corner of 7th Street and Interstate 17 will house a logistics center.
Jul. 16, 2018
Arizona hospitals stood out to researcher Chinue Uecker when she examined rural hospitals across the country during a recent study.
Jul. 16, 2018
As the nation faces a shortage of commercial truck drivers, one of the biggest trucking companies is trying a new program to attract drivers. Phoenix-based Swift joins other trucking companies participating in the United States Military Apprenticeship Program.
Jul. 16, 2018
The Arizona Game and Fish Department has received a flood of calls about bears in urban areas, with more than 200 bear-related calls last month alone.
Jul. 15, 2018
Starting Monday, fire specialists will start five days of prescribed burns north of Payson.
Jul. 15, 2018
A southern Arizona immigration and criminal defense lawyer is facing federal charges for mail fraud and forging judicial signatures.
Jul. 14, 2018

Pages