KJZZ News

A San Manuel man is in custody after Pinal County authorities say they broke up an indoor marijuana growing operation in Oracle.
April 24, 2015
Boys and Girls Clubs in Arizona have been awarded $670,000 from a special Arizona attorney general's fund to pay for anti-obesity and diabetes prevention programs over the next two years.
April 24, 2015
The arson that lit up Old Tucson studios 20 years ago still blazes on in the minds of local firefighters.
April 24, 2015
The sister of the late labor leader Cesar Chaves said she could feel her brother's presence at a moving ceremony honoring his Navy service 22 years after his death.
April 24, 2015
A breeding pair of endangered Mexican gray wolves has been released into the Apache-Sitgreaves National Forest.
April 24, 2015
A group of American Indian actors walked off the set of an Adam Sandler movie this week over complaints about stereotypes, offensive names and scenes they say disrespected Native American religious practices.
April 24, 2015
Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio took the stand again Thursday to testify about his role in repeatedly violating a federal judge’s order. While under oath, the sheriff made a surprising admission that the judge’s wife had been the focus of a secret investigation.
April 23, 2015
The contempt of court case against Sheriff Joe Arpaio took a stunning twist on Thursday when the sheriff admitted to the federal judge that he had secretly investigated the judge's wife.
April 23, 2015
Before they migrate back north, a look at how Baby Boomer snowbirds differ from their parents.
April 23, 2015
Hundreds of homeless people now staying in a Phoenix parking lot will soon be living indoors. This comes after a local nonprofit received more than $300,000 from Maricopa County.
April 23, 2015
A cutback in Arizona’s portion of the Colorado River could be on the horizon. But officials met in Phoenix on Wednesday to reassure water users the state is doing all it can to prevent that.
April 23, 2015
Phoenix is preparing to sell the Sheraton hotel downtown. The hotel has lost $38 million since 2008, and the city is now refinancing that debt.
April 23, 2015
KJZZ has won two 2015 Edward R. Murrow Region 3 Awards, as announced by The Radio Television Digital News Association on Thursday.
April 23, 2015
Arizona has been struggling with a shortage of medical professionals for a number of years, and the problem is even starker in rural areas.
April 23, 2015
More than 200 people showed up Thursday morning for the 10th annual Maricopa County and City of Phoenix Bike to Work day.
April 23, 2015
The Arizona Department of Agriculture has expanded its quarantine of citrus trees infected with the Asian citrus psyllid to include parts of Maricopa County.
April 23, 2015
The Federal Aviation Administration plans to implement more changes to flight paths across the Valley as part of Next Gen, its new satellite-based navigation system.
April 23, 2015
Downtown Phoenix will be getting two new music venues next month.
April 23, 2015
Lots of produce crosses into Arizona from Mexico. And a food bank in Nogales is working to get those fruits and veggies onto plates, rather than having it go into landfills.
April 23, 2015
American students generally spend about 180 days in school each school year. But districts around the country, including those in Arizona, have been playing with the calendar a bit to change how those 180 days are spread out.
April 23, 2015

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