KJZZ News

The Arizona Department of Transportation is testing a new method of detecting wrong way drivers entering a freeway. This is one of the efforts the agency is launching after officials held an emergency meeting on the issue last year following a string of fatal crashes.
May. 14, 2015
Arizona's Citizen's Clean Elections Commission voted to more narrowly define what a political committee is and what it must do.
May. 14, 2015
Justice Herb Yazzie, who has come under fire for disqualifying a presidential candidate who refused to prove he spoke Navajo fluently, announced his retirement Wednesday.
May. 14, 2015
A strong winter storm is heading into northern Arizona and it’s likely to bring snow to the high country this weekend.
May. 14, 2015
Arizona has repaid hundreds of millions of dollars in loans it took out to keep its unemployment insurance fund solvent during the Great Recession and is running a surplus for the first time in years, the state Department of Economic Security announced Wednesday.
May. 14, 2015
Gov. Doug Ducey is calling economic development, business, education and political leaders from across the state to Glendale for a summit.
May. 14, 2015
The Peoria Unified School District board will vote whether to increase an override to give the school district more money. This comes shortly after the district chose to make budget cuts instead of moving to a four-day school week.
May. 14, 2015
Former U.S. Rep. Gabby Giffords and her husband Mark Kelly are the featured speakers Saturday at a graduation ceremony at the University of Arizona's James E. Rogers College of Law.
May. 14, 2015
Estrella Mountain Community College is set to celebrate its largest-ever number of graduates during the commencement ceremony Friday, May 15.
May. 14, 2015
Gov. Doug Ducey has named a new director to lead the state's Department of Health Services.
May. 14, 2015
A state appellate court has ruled that Tucson Unified School District has legal immunity from a lawsuit accusing it of negligently hiring a teaching assistant later convicted of attempting to secretly record a special-needs student.
May. 14, 2015
The Mexican gray wolf recovery program has been controversial since its inception. And Its not just political opposition causing issues. A lack of genetic diversity and inbreeding also pose a major threat to the endangered species’ recovery.
May. 14, 2015
The contempt of court case against Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio has taken a strange turn ever since it was revealed the sheriff’s office hired a computer consultant as a paid informant to do an unorthodox investigation that may have involved stolen CIA data.
May. 13, 2015
Glendale residents will vote whether to recall a council member on the ballot in November. Gary Sherwood believes he’s being challenged because he changed his position to support the Tohono O’odham casino.
May. 13, 2015
From farmers to city dwellers, the people who rely on the Colorado River have made steady progress in using water more efficiently over the last few decades.
May. 13, 2015
Washington and Colorado were the first two states in the U.S. to approve the legal use of recreational marijuana. But the idea has gained some momentum in a lot of other states.
May. 13, 2015
We talked to Sara Cochran about the challenges in reaching her goals for contemporary art in the Valley and how different arts organizations should collaborate and cooperate going forward.
May. 13, 2015
We spoke with one of the presenters, Lezli Engelking. She’s the president of FOCUS: Foundation of Cannabis Unified Standards.
May. 13, 2015
The Valley’s supermarket scene has been called one of the most competitive in the nation, so Haggens has decided to jump in by purchasing a couple of Albertson’s stores being closed because of a merger with Safeway.
May. 13, 2015
We talked about the catchy title and what the book is about with Ben Giles of the Arizona Capitol Times.
May. 13, 2015

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