KJZZ News

Did You Know: Camelback Castle To Get A Makeover
Perched on the south side of Camelback Mountain is a home known as Camelback Castle. It’s like no other in the area. For nearly 40 years, this place has sat on a mountain overlooking the Valley.
Aug. 15, 2014
Phoenix Police Officer Fatally Shot Woman Following Altercation
A Phoenix police officer is on administrative leave after fatally shooting a woman in the West Valley on Thursday. The incident occurred as officers were trying to serve an emergency mental health pickup order.
Aug. 15, 2014
Ducey Camp Claims Brewer Can
A publicist for Republican gubernatorial candidate Doug Ducey is questioning whether Gov. Jan Brewer will be able to spend money from her Political Action Committee in support of candidate Steve Smith.
Aug. 15, 2014
Arizona Humane Society Sustains Storm Damage, But Back In Business
The Arizona Humane Society is back in business after nearly being washed away in Tuesday’s storm.
Aug. 15, 2014
Final Person Sentenced In Steroid Heist Informant Murder
An Arizona man has become the final person sentenced after the murder of a police informant in connection with a 2001 steroid heist.
Aug. 15, 2014
Rehabilitation Of Apache-Sitegraves National Forest Almost Complete
A U.S. Forest Service rehabilitation team has nearly completed its work on a section of the Apache-Sitgreaves National Forest, after a wildfire earlier this summer.
Aug. 15, 2014
In Phoenix, A Show Of Solidarity With Ferguson
Dozens of vigils across the country took place Thursday evening in a National Moment of Silence, including one in Phoenix at Eastlake Park.
Aug. 15, 2014
Loop 303/I-10 Traffic Interchange Dedication
The Loop 303/I-10 traffic interchange in Goodyear will soon open. Before its grand opening, the public is invited to attend a dedication. On Saturday, visitors will be able to walk, jog or bike around the Cotton Lane underpass beneath I-10.
Aug. 15, 2014
Possible Building Height Reductions Near Airports Irks Arizona Leaders
The FAA wants to drop the maximum height allowed for buildings near U.S. airports, a move that Arizona business and political leaders say would hamper economic development.
Aug. 15, 2014
Navajo Community Smoking Bans Pick Up Steam, Trend Has Casinos Concerned
This year, dozens of communities on the Navajo Nation passed local clean air resolutions. They ban tobacco use in both government buildings and work places. But there’s concern about how these policies could affect tribal businesses like casinos where smoking is legal and popular.
Aug. 15, 2014
Friday Deadline To Request Early Voting Ballot
If you want an early ballot and haven’t requested one, you have until 5 p.m. Friday to contact your county recorder’s office.
Aug. 14, 2014
Amy Van Dyken-Rouen Released From Hospital
Olympic swimmer Amy Van Dyken-Rouen has been released from a Colorado hospital.
Aug. 14, 2014
Increase In Student Residents At Arizona Universities
Students will start moving into college dormitories in the next several days. Arizona universities are reporting their student residence population is increasing.
Aug. 14, 2014
"Guns Save Lives" advertisements are back up on bus stations in Phoenix after a four-year legal battle.
Aug. 14, 2014
Firefighter Killed In Climbing Accident Remembered
Phoenix firefighter Gary Johnstone was remembered Thursday at a memorial service. Johnstone died during a climbing accident last week at Camelback Mountain.
Aug. 14, 2014
South Mountain Clean-Up Continues From Tuesday
Crews and staff at South Mountain Park continue to clean up after a rockslide careened through the area following Tuesday’s massive monsoon storm.
Aug. 14, 2014
Pinal County Teacher Arrested After Admitting To Drinking At School
An Arizona high school teacher has been cited for consuming alcohol in public and may face disorderly conduct charges.
Aug. 14, 2014
Phoenix CEO Charged With Fraud, Bribery
A federal investigation into Chicago's red-light camera program has led to charges against the former CEO of Phoenix-based Redflex Traffic Systems.
Aug. 14, 2014
ASU To Charge Students Mandatory Athletic Fee In Fall Semester
Starting this fall, Arizona State University students will be charged a mandatory $150 athletic fee, which will give them access to all of ASU’s home games.
Aug. 13, 2014
Navajo Nation Seeks To Expand 911 Services
Navajo Nation President, Ben Shelly, has issued an executive order to strengthen the tribe’s emergency telecommunication system. The goal is to have 911 services accessible throughout reservation.
Aug. 13, 2014

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