KJZZ News

Ralph Anderson
Need a well? If you live in Arizona, get in line. Some companies are sending him deposits of close to a million dollars just to save their spot in line for a well.
Jul. 16, 2015
Santa Cruz River
A federal grant will fund a study aimed at finding ways to meet future water demands for the lower Santa Cruz River basin in southeastern Arizona.
Jul. 16, 2015
Gov. Doug Ducey
Gov. Doug Ducey is defending himself against criticism of his plan to use state trust land money to fund K-12 education.
Jul. 16, 2015
A federal appeals court will hear oral argument Thursday morning in Pasadena over whether Arizona must keep providing driver’s licenses to young immigrants who qualify for work permits under an Obama administration program.
Jul. 16, 2015
Trinity Test
Seventy years ago today, the U.S. government detonated an atomic bomb over a remote stretch of desert in southern New Mexico.
Jul. 16, 2015
Medical marijuana
Colorado is known for pushing boundaries on marijuana, but health officials' decision to reject pot as a treatment for post-traumatic stress disorder shows the issue is far from settled.
Jul. 16, 2015
wilted lettuce
Growers in Arizona and around the world are concerned with the spread of a wilting disease present in soil that can damage lettuce.
Jul. 16, 2015
surface of Pluto
Images from NASAs New Horizons probe of Pluto did not disappoint. Close up photos of the planet revealed a mountain range about 11,000 feet high and tens of miles wide.
Jul. 16, 2015
An academic review of the study the Arizona abortion reversal law is based on found the research to be incomplete.
Jul. 15, 2015
A group of tribal and state leaders met at the Capitol Wednesday to discuss some of the most critical issues facing Arizona’s Native communities. It was the first meeting for the newly formed State Senate Ad-Hoc Committee on Indian Affairs.
Jul. 15, 2015
The U.S. Senate Committee on Indian Affairs held a hearing July 15 on juvenile justice in Indian Country. It comes on the heels of three recent reports that conclude the system is failing Native American youth.
Jul. 15, 2015
surface of Pluto
This animated GIF, posted Wednesday on NASA's site, shows just how far we've come since that blurry image captured by astronomer Clyde Tombaugh.
Jul. 15, 2015
Economic development is a point of focus for most, if not all, communities across the country.
Jul. 15, 2015
The politics of immigration are back in the front seat as the presidential race starts to move into high gear.
Jul. 15, 2015
chase field
In 2014, the Arizona Diamondbacks had the worst record in Major League Baseball and many observers weren’t overwhelmed by the team’s chances of improving on that this season, even with a number of personnel changes.
Jul. 15, 2015
Actress Cathy Dresbach has been on Valley stages for decades playing a huge variety of roles.
Jul. 15, 2015
Maricopa County seal
Maricopa County board of supervisors have voted to settle portions of a lawsuit brought by the Department of Justice against the Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio and the county.
Jul. 15, 2015
Arizona Department of Health Services
We talked with Dr. Cara Christ about the state hospital, funding for her department and other public health areas she’s focused on.
Jul. 15, 2015
campfire
Fire restrictions have been lifted this summer in Arizona, but there is still a risk for wildfires.
Jul. 15, 2015
Centennial Plaza at the University of Texas
Universities across the Southwest are redesigning their campuses to make them more environmentally friendly. That includes one college transformation in West Texas that combines desert landscaping with Himalayan architecture.
Jul. 15, 2015

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