KJZZ News

New figures released by the state show abortions are declining in Arizona. But pro-life groups and abortion access advocates disagree when it comes to the reasons why.
Oct. 12, 2015
The border fence dividing the U.S. and Mexico has long been a subject of debate and controversy. Now, artist Asa Fernandez is attempting to paint a stretch of the border fence in Nogales, Sonora, so it looks like it is no longer there.
Oct. 12, 2015
Children and teens who crowded into the library at Central High School picked up more than just musical notes at Mariachi workshops held recently in the Valley.
Oct. 12, 2015
VA Medical Center
One of the original VA hospital whistleblowers announced plans for a billboard outside the Phoenix location.
Oct. 12, 2015
biocrust
Scientists have a new worry about a special group of organisms that protects soil on the Colorado Plateau. They’re called “biocrusts,” and they’re easily destroyed when trampled. But new research shows there’s another menace.
Oct. 12, 2015
NAU's campus
The father of a Northern Arizona University student who was fatally shot Friday said something needs to be done about gun violence in the United States.
Oct. 12, 2015
Spider
The official monsoon season is over, but lingering wet weather in Arizona means collectors still have a chance to find a variety of insects and arthropods.
Oct. 12, 2015
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All animals are susceptible to cancer, and some are more prone to cancer than others. But, local researchers have discovered a specific genome in an unlikely species that may stop cancer growth.
Oct. 12, 2015
The estate of Jimi Hendrix is suing a Tucson man for a guitar once owned by the legendary guitarist.
Oct. 12, 2015
Lake Havasu City fire Battalion Chief Michael Quijada says in a news release that five people were taken to hospitals with burns Saturday night.
Oct. 12, 2015
Bison
By 2017, a new herd of bison — ones with a rare genetic makeup — will roam a swath of protected habitat in northern Arizona.
Oct. 12, 2015
test answer sheet
Students taking the PSAT Wednesday will be the first group to take the new version of the exam.
Oct. 12, 2015
In court testimony Friday in the contempt case against Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio, a sergeant gave more details about the sheriff’s mysterious dealings with confidential informant Dennis Montgomery.
Oct. 9, 2015
Steven Jones
A prosecutor said there’s no indication of self defense. He said the 18-year-old suspect, Steven Jones, could have walked away.
Oct. 9, 2015
Grand Avenue
Over the past 10 to 15 years, Grand Avenue has become a center of arts and culture in the city.
Oct. 9, 2015
 Roosevelt Row
Roosevelt Row this month was named one of the “Great Places in America,” by the American Planning Association.
Oct. 9, 2015
Maricopa County is increasing the capacity of its behavioral health crisis system.
Oct. 9, 2015
Road
The Arizona Transportation Department is facing a more than $60 billion shortfall between projected transportation needs and available funding.
Oct. 9, 2015
Outhouse
A University of New Mexico-Valencia professor has researched the importance of outhouses in telling some of the history of the Old West and Southwest life.
Oct. 9, 2015
Ash Avenue Bridge - Wallace and Ladmo
Valley orthodontist Dr. Rishi Popat is giving away Ladmo bags at his practice.
Oct. 9, 2015

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