KJZZ News

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
The political system in Arizona has tried to address a lot of challenges — including getting more people to vote, limiting state lawmakers’ terms and creating a more level financial playing field for candidates.
May. 13, 2015
Senior Veterans Affairs officials and multiple veterans service organizations testified before the House Committee on Veterans Affairs on Wednesday to discuss the progress of the Choice Program. T
May. 13, 2015
For hundreds of people in New Mexico, getting out of jail or prison hinges on whether there’s a bed in a halfway house, a slot in a treatment program or space in a mental health facility. Until a spot opens up, they remain behind bars, and it costs taxpayers thousands of extra dollars while they wait.
May. 13, 2015
A leader of a bipartisan group that pushes for congressional action to address gridlock and dysfunctional politics will deliver the keynote address during the University of Arizona's spring commencement Saturday night.
May. 13, 2015
The new Navajo Nation President Russell Begaye took the oath of office Tuesday.
May. 13, 2015
Chalice Renee Zeitner, 29, was arrested Friday in Columbia County, Georgia, where she was living under a false name.
May. 13, 2015
Police suspect the shooting deaths of five people discovered in a southern Arizona home are a murder-suicide.
May. 13, 2015
Mary Anne Mendoza's civil wrongful-death lawsuit alleges Arizona officials had inadequate procedures in place to prevent wrong-way drivers from entering freeways.
May. 13, 2015
Free shuttle service between the Grand Canyon and the neighboring town of Tusayan begins soon.
May. 13, 2015

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