KJZZ News

Pima County Sees Spike In Hepatitis A Cases
Health officials in southern Arizona are reporting an increase in hepatitis A cases in Pima County, prompting a partnership among local health agencies to boost vaccinations and awareness.
Dec. 16, 2018
New ICE Data Show Increase In Arrests, Deportations
New data from U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement shows arrests and deportations of undocumented people were up in the fiscal year which ended in September.
Dec. 16, 2018
Supporters Of Activist Facing Deportation Seek Pardon From Ducey
Supporters of an Arizona activist ordered to be deported this week are making a last-ditch effort to keep her in the United States by asking Gov. Doug Ducey to pardon Alejandra Pablos.
Dec. 14, 2018
Judge Lets Arizona Voters Defend Against Census Lawsuit
A federal judge is allowing voters from Arizona and elsewhere to be parties to a lawsuit filed in Alabama.
Dec. 14, 2018
AZ Chamber Of Commerce Backs Talking Stick Deal
The Arizona Chamber of Commerce and Industry is throwing its weight behind a proposal to keep the Phoenix Suns in the Valley.
Dec. 14, 2018
 Mexico To Begin Construction Of Controversial 932-Mile Rail Line
Construction will begin Sunday on a controversial plan for a railway connecting the main tourist attractions across southern Mexico.
Dec. 14, 2018
Arizona Falling Way Behind In Early Childhood Education
Study after study has proven that starting a child’s education right — and early — is essential in helping them achieve their goals in the future. But, study after study has also shown that we often fail to do this for kids — especially those born into poverty.
Dec. 14, 2018
Documentary Tracks Barbie
Barbie. We all know her, some of us love her, some of us hate her. But, since she was introduced in 1959, it’s clear that Barbie has become much more than a doll.
Dec. 14, 2018
Number Of Kids With Health Insurance Declines Since 2016
More American children did not have health insurance last year than the year before — specifically, an estimated 276,000 more. This is the first case of decline in nearly a decade.
Dec. 14, 2018
Deadline Set For Colorado River Deal
Water managers from across the Colorado River Basin are wrapping up their conference in Las Vegas this Friday. Luke Runyon of KUNC in Colorado is there covering it and joined The Show to talk about it.
Dec. 14, 2018
Kyl Stepping Down, Ducey To Make Second Appointment
In September, Gov. Ducey appointed Sne. Jon Kyl to return to the Senate, taking the late Sen. John McCain’s seat. Six years ago, Kyl retired from the chamber, leaving as senate minority whip. Kyl’s announcement now leaves another hole for Gov. Ducey to fill until 2020.
Dec. 14, 2018
KJZZ
Discussing the week in news with Marcus Dell’Artino, a partner at First Strategic Communications and Public Affairs, and former Arizona House Minority Leader David Lujan, currently director of the Arizona Center for Economic Progress.
Dec. 14, 2018
Water Conference Gathers Leaders From U.S., Israel
The United States and Arizona Chambers of Commerce hosted a conference this week in Phoenix looking at what organizers call “corporate water stewardship.”
Dec. 14, 2018
Time For Annual Camelback Christmas Tree Battle
Each year, the Camelback Santa, carries a pine tree up to the top of Camelback Mountain for the holiday season. The city has a “leave no trace” protocol, hoping to inspire hikers to be mindful of what they leave behind on Arizona trails, and a Christmas tree — they say — it leaves a trace.
Dec. 14, 2018
Hair Workshop Encourages, Empowers Arizona Girls
Every three or four months in Arizona, there's an event for school age girls designed to empower and encourage them that their hair is beautiful.
Dec. 14, 2018
The Takeaway: Putting Together The Pieces Of Mueller
It's been a rapid fire few days in special counsel Robert Mueller's ongoing investigation into Russian collusion during the run-up to the 2016 presidential, with sentencing memos for Paul Manafort and Michael Cohen last week, followed by Cohen's sentencing this week.
Dec. 14, 2018
Population Growth, Tied To Annexations, Tied To Power
Queen Creek, Buckeye and Florence saw the largest population increases this year, according to new figures from the state's Office of Economic Opportunity.
Dec. 14, 2018
Sarver:
In the midst of negotiations with the city of Phoenix over renovations to Talking Stick Resort Arena, Suns owner and managing partner Robert Sarver said he wants to make one thing clear.
Dec. 14, 2018
Top Federal Official Gives States Deadline To Pass Colorado River Drought Deal
Water leaders throughout the West now have a hard deadline to finish deals that would keep the Colorado River’s biggest reservoirs from dropping to deadpool levels.
Dec. 14, 2018
Arizona Sen. Jon Kyl To Step Down Dec. 31
Gov. Doug Ducey announced Friday morning he’d received Arizona Sen. Jon Kyl’s resignation letter. Kyl will leave the U.S. Senate on Dec. 31. His resignation was hand-delivered to the governor’s office Thursday afternoon.
Dec. 14, 2018

Pages