KJZZ News

New Cold Case Partnership Solves 32-Year-Old Murder Case
Chief Daniel Garcia says 21st century technology has helped law enforcement locate the man they believe murdered 28-year-old Karen Casanova back in 1982.
Nov. 1, 2013
Murphy Will Run Independently For Governor In 2014
A twice-defeated Republican congressional candidate has taken the first steps to an independent bid for the governor’s office.
Nov. 1, 2013
Woman Steals Credit Card From Mailbox
Cochise County officials are looking for a woman who has been trying to use a credit card recently stolen from a mailbox south of Sierra Vista.
Nov. 1, 2013
2 Arrested For Allegedly Trying To Smuggle Weapons Into Mexico
Border Patrol agents have arrested two men after stopping an SUV on Interstate 8, east of Wellton, for allegedly trying to smuggle assault rifles into Mexico.
Nov. 1, 2013
Plane Diverted To Sky Harbor Airport After On-Board Threat
Phoenix Police Sergeant Steve Martos says the plane was twice searched by the bomb squad.
Nov. 1, 2013
Food Stamp Stimulus Runs Dry
More than a million people living on food stamps in Arizona will see their benefits decrease at the end of this week.
Nov. 1, 2013
Phoenix to Start Electronic Recycling
The city of Phoenix already recycles cans and cardboard. Now it will also recycle electronics.
Oct. 31, 2013
Arizona Medicaid Enrollment Is A Success
The issues plaguing the Affordable Care Act have not affected expanded enrollment for Medicaid in Arizona. More people are signing up for the state’s Medicaid program known as AHCCCS.
Oct. 31, 2013
Lake Havasu City Ranked One Of The Poorest Cities
The Lake Havasu City and Kingman area is among the poorest in the country.
Oct. 31, 2013
Air Force Nurses Training In Scottsdale
Nurses serving in the United States Air Force are now training in intensive and emergency care in the Valley. It is the only program of its kind at a civilian hospital.
Oct. 31, 2013
Arizona Sheriff: A Person Of Interest In Krentz Murder Is Local
A law enforcement official in Arizona has identified a new person of interest in the 2010 murder of a prominent rancher along the United States-Mexico border. Cochise County Sheriff Mark Dannels says the person of interest in connection with the murder of Robert Krentz is a resident of Cochise County.
Oct. 31, 2013
Phoenix City Council Votes To End Pension Spiking
The Phoenix City Council on Thursday approved a plan to end pension spiking by city workers. That means employees can no longer artificially increase their salaries with unused vacation time and sick leave to boost their pensions.
Oct. 31, 2013
 Permian Basin Declared Nation
The oil industry has written the history of the Permian Basin in West Texas and Eastern New Mexico. Eighteen West Texas counties and three in New Mexico are harvesting the rich remains of an ancient sea floor laden with hydrocarbons.
Oct. 31, 2013
Third Trial In 1991 Buddhist Temple Killings Set For December
The man charged with killing nine people at a West Phoenix Buddhist temple more than 20 years ago will face trial for a third time in December.
Oct. 31, 2013
Arizona Federal Voter Lawsuit To Be Heard In December
A federal judge has scheduled a mid-December hearing on a suit filed by the states of Kansas and Arizona over enforcement of citizenship requirements to vote.
Oct. 31, 2013
Scary Stories From The Desert And Beyon
No matter where you live, there always seem to be scary stories that your friend of a friend swears are true. In the spirit of Halloween, here are some of Arizona’s dark tales.
Oct. 31, 2013
 New Mexico Leads Nation In Per Capita Mental Illness
A new federal report ranks New Mexico as the state with the highest percentage of citizens with mental illness. But the 416-page survey also reveals states in the Southwest are above average in many areas like access to mental health services.
Oct. 30, 2013
Most of the so-called "Dream 30" group who were arrested at a Texas border crossing last month have been released. One member was deported back into Mexico.
Oct. 30, 2013
Design Contract To Expand Terminal 3
The Phoenix City Council took the first step Wednesday to expand Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport’s Terminal 3. The council awarded an $18 million design contract to "HuntAustin Joint Venture" for the Terminal 3 modernization project.
Oct. 30, 2013
Arizona Collects Five Tons Of Drugs
Ten thousand pounds of prescription drugs will be burned to ashes in southern Arizona. The Drug Enforcement Agency is incinerating more than five tons of medication it collected during a statewide take-back event Saturday.
Oct. 30, 2013

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