KJZZ News

Effects Of Flooding In Rural Areas
This has been a rainy week in the Valley. But some of the areas that experienced flooding were outside the metro area where there’s less infrastructure.
Aug. 22, 2014
Preparing For The Arizona Primary Election
If you like politics, Tuesday will be an exciting day for you. If you don’t, well, maybe it’ll mean you get a couple days off from the TV commercials, mailers and robocalls from candidates and outside groups.
Aug. 22, 2014
As Primary Election Nears, Outside Money Still Pouring In
With just a few days left before Arizona’s primary, outside groups hoping to influence the election have been pumping plenty of money into the campaign. But other donors are likely waiting until after Tuesday to get in on the action.
Aug. 22, 2014
Recalled Nut Butter Still A Concern
Earlier this week, supermarkets across the state pulled almond and peanut butter off their shelves due to possible salmonella contamination.
Aug. 22, 2014
Did You Know: Territorial Cup Is Not A Rivalry Trophy
We’ve come to know it as the symbol of a long-lasting Arizona rivalry. But a recent investigation found that the history behind it never had anything to do with the competition of two universities.
Aug. 22, 2014
Quilting Community Thrives In The Valley
In the 3 Dudes Quilt Shop in Ahwatukee, a group of about 15 quilters, all women, have gathered for their weekly “open sew.” Dude, Raymond Steeves, starts the morning off with a warm welcome.
Aug. 22, 2014
Phoenix PD Receives Hundreds Of Applications
The Phoenix Police Department started accepting applications to hire new officers Friday morning. By 11 a.m. the department received more than 600 applications.
Aug. 22, 2014
Sirven: School Nurses On The Front Lines Of Health Care
Forget my obvious proud bias here and let me say, most people just don’t appreciate what a school nurse does.
Aug. 22, 2014
Chandler Police, Civil Rights Leaders Open Dialogue On Race
Civil rights leaders and Chandler police officials are taking steps to head off the kind of problems that have boiled over in Ferguson, Mo., and are at least simmering in Phoenix.
Aug. 22, 2014
Salvadoran Politicians Acknowledge Migration Reasons, But Want US Policy Change
Members of different political parties there said El Salvador needs to take responsibility for the migration and insecurity of its people and not look to the U.S. for all the answers.
Aug. 22, 2014
New ASU Research Links Seals To Origins Of Human Tuberculosis
A new report suggests that tuberculosis was brought to the Americas by seals, and researchers at ASU had a hand in the findings.
Aug. 21, 2014
Sunland School In South Phoenix Temporarily Closes Because Of Water Damage
Sunland Elementary School has to temporarily shut its doors. The rain storm last week flooded the whole campus. The students will be moved to another school next week.
Aug. 21, 2014
Krieger Asks Court To Stop Mesquite District City Council Primary Election
Ken Krieger, the candidate left off the ballot for the Peoria City Council race will be in federal court Friday. He is asking the court to halt next Tuesday’s primary election for the council seat.
Aug. 21, 2014
Monsoons Bring Mosquitoes, And Mosquitoes Bring Disease
Phoenix isn’t the first place that comes to mind when you think “mosquito infestation.” But those little buggers come out in full force during the monsoon season.
Aug. 21, 2014
More Flooding Possible In The Valley
Just two days after heavy rain and flooding caused evacuations and shut down roadways, forecasters predict the Valley could see more thunderstorms Thursday evening.
Aug. 21, 2014
More Arizonans Expected To Travel This Labor Day
Slightly more Arizonans are expected to travel over the Labor Day weekend this year than last.
Aug. 21, 2014
Maricopa County Judge Orders Immediate Increase In School Funding
A Maricopa County Superior Court judge has ordered the state to immediately increase funding to public schools this budget year by nearly $317 million.
Aug. 21, 2014
 More Women, Children Deported From US To El Salvador
This week Fronteras Desk Senior Field Correspondents Jude Joffe-Block and Kate Sheehy are in El Salvador reporting on the child migrant crisis.
Aug. 21, 2014
US Attorney
The U.S. Attorney’s Office for Arizona has visited the site near Nogales where a teenager was fatally shot in Mexico by a U.S. Border Patrol agent nearly two years ago.
Aug. 21, 2014
Brewer Working To Get Emergency Declaration For Flood Areas
Gov. Jan Brewer’s office confirms she’s considering a possible emergency declaration for the areas that were hardest hit in this week’s monsoon storms.
Aug. 21, 2014

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