KJZZ News

If you want to vote in the state primary election next month, you have six more days to get registered.
July 22, 2014
Almost 50,000 independent voters in Maricopa County have asked for a ballot for next month's primary. That's more than double the number of independents who voted in 2012's primary. Elections officials are encouraging independents to vote in the primary, and trying to drive down the number of provisional ballots cast.
July 22, 2014
The Coconino County National Forest is offering a $1,000 reward for information leading to the conviction of whoever is hiding spiked rebar on roads in the Happy Jack area near Flagstaff.
July 22, 2014
Arizona tourism is back to where it was before the recession and SB 1070.
July 22, 2014
Arizona has been ranked 46th in the nation for overall child well-being in a recent KIDS COUNT report. That’s a one spot improvement from the previous year.
July 22, 2014
President Barack Obama's signature on an executive order Monday is the latest in a series of policy changes affecting gay and lesbian people to come from Washington. And Arizona will feel the impact, even though the state doesn't recognize gay marriage.
July 22, 2014
Three teenagers accused of fatally beating two homeless men beyond recognition with cinder blocks, bricks and a metal fence pole may have been terrorizing transients around Albuquerque for months, police said Monday.
July 21, 2014
A federal appeals court ruled Monday that Arizona cannot execute a death row inmate without providing detailed information about the drugs intended for his lethal injection, a decision that prompted state officials to say they will take their case to the U.S. Supreme Court.
July 21, 2014
Some state programs for elderly Arizonans are announcing cuts in services because of reduced federal funding. It’s part of Congress’ sequestration effort and means fewer seniors can sign up for in-home care and home-delivered hot meals.
July 21, 2014
Quagga mussels have made their way into Cave Creek water pumps, which may cost the town thousands of dollars to get rid of.
July 21, 2014
More and more parents are opting out of vaccinating their children in Arizona, and has health officials worried that could cause outbreaks of illness across the state.
July 21, 2014
The pet boarding industry is largely unregulated in the United States. But that could be changing in Arizona, as some state lawmakers are now entertaining the idea of statewide regulation.
July 21, 2014
Immigrant children entering the United States alone and illegally are no longer being sent to a Border Patrol station in Nogales, Ariz.
July 21, 2014
Grand Canyon National Park officials say two bats from inside the park have tested positive for rabies.
July 21, 2014
Two small planes crashed in northern Arizona just hours apart over the weekend, leaving six people dead.
July 21, 2014
A new law taking effect this week in Arizona changes the way underage prostitution is classified.
July 21, 2014
Phoenix firefighters were busy over the weekend rescuing hikers from mountains in the Valley.
July 21, 2014
The scheduled execution of an Arizona man convicted of a double murder 25 years ago has been postponed.
July 21, 2014
Monday a judge with the U.S. District Court of Arizona in Tucson will decide if a Border Patrol agent used excessive force when he shot a Mexican man trying to avoid capture.
July 21, 2014
Many states have rainy-day funds to help them get through tough economic times.
July 21, 2014

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