KJZZ News

Officials with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service are planning to release a set of captive Mexican gray wolves in New Mexico this summer. This will be the agency’s first initial release to that state.
May. 18, 2015
Firefighters doused a wildfire off a southern Nevada desert highway after a fiery fatal crash of a single-engine airplane bound from Laughlin-Bullhead International Airport to Phoenix Goodyear Airport.
May. 18, 2015
The Maricopa County budget will be going up a little more than 1 percent for the 2016 Fiscal year. The County Board of Supervisors is scheduled to tentatively approve the new budget today.
May. 18, 2015
“Hey, Dr. Sirven, what was your major in college?” asked my young patient with her parents eagerly awaiting my reply.
May. 18, 2015
There is a growing demand for locally grown food in New Mexico, but farmers here are getting older. The average age is 65. However, there are programs that aim to inspire and train up-and-coming young farmers.
May. 18, 2015
Gov. Doug Ducey said the head of the state Department of Weights and Measures was fired for planning a Super Bowl sting operation to get ridesharing companies off the road.
May. 18, 2015
A man rappelling off boulder formations in the Prescott area was rescued by firefighters after he ran out of rope on his way down.
May. 18, 2015
Mohave County is questioning whether to keep using state-contracted vending businesses owned by blind people.
May. 18, 2015
A U.S. Marine from Phoenix who died in a helicopter crash in earthquake-ravaged Nepal was looking forward to starting a new chapter in California, his mother said Sunday.
May. 18, 2015
Phoenix may allow Arizona State University and a private-sector partner to use city-owned land for a health care-focused project in downtown.
May. 18, 2015
Arizona's schools chief moved her ongoing power struggle with the state Board of Education into court Friday.
May. 18, 2015
Fewer children in the state’s Women, Infants, and Children supplemental nutrition program are overweight and obese.
May. 18, 2015
The town of Jerome is known for a lot of things: a raucous past, ghosts, wine and historic homes. Many of those homes have been available as short term vacation rentals – until now. Officials recently told homeowners they’re in violation of Jerome’s planning and zoning regulations.
May. 18, 2015
Last month, a college student in Georgia challenged young people to post videos of themselves defacing the American flag. Then an Eastern Arizona man responded by posting a video on Facebook calling for people to get a flag and display it proudly.
May. 15, 2015
The Valley has seen visits from projected Republican presidential candidates Jeb Bush, Rand Paul, Marco Rubio and Carly Fiorina.
May. 15, 2015
A new clothing boutique that aims to serve transgender youth recently opened in downtown Phoenix. I Have a Dream Shoe and Clothing Boutique opened in March.
May. 15, 2015
Next Tuesday, the Phoenix City Council will vote on a final budget for the 2015-2016 fiscal year.
May. 15, 2015
Remember the big storms we had last fall? Those are examples of emergency situations where our local government works around the clock to ensure safety. Well, most often those problems aren’t handled in government office buildings.
May. 15, 2015
In the early 1900s, two brothers, Emery and Ellsworth Kolb, saw an economic opportunity at the Grand Canyon.
May. 15, 2015
Half a million people who bought a cactus-based drink from a Scottsdale company will soon be getting checks in the mail. This comes after a lawsuit alleging that the company Trivita touted bogus health claims.
May. 15, 2015

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