KJZZ News

Karen Osborne and Helen Purcell
Officials at all levels – state, county and city – are calling for investigations and special meetings into what happened during Tuesday’s Presidential Preference Election, in which thousands of voters stood in line for hours to cast their ballot.
Mar. 24, 2016
Baker Canyon Fire
The Baker Canyon Fire burning near Douglas in southeastern Arizona has grown to 5,300 acres. The fire about 30 miles northeast of Douglas has grown from 150 acres since it was first reported Monday.
Mar. 24, 2016
Zana Alattar shares a story about her family in Syria and how she started a national organization to spread awareness about the ongoing Syrian crisis.
Mar. 24, 2016
Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey
The governor also said it was time to let Independents participate in the process.
Mar. 24, 2016
Perscription pills
Expected to be put up to a final vote Thursday, the measure would allow doctors to administer RU-486 only through the first seven weeks of pregnancy.
Mar. 24, 2016
Mayor Greg Stanton said fewer polling places and very long wait times disproportionately impacted Phoenix's large minority community.
Mar. 24, 2016
Sister Martha Carpenter
Baseball legend and former Arizona Diamondbacks announcer Joe Garagiola Sr. died Wednesday at the age of 90. His legacy reached beyond baseball and into a small mission school on the Gila River Indian Community.
Mar. 24, 2016
Jacq Davis
Going beyond orange and lemon trees, Valley gardeners are turning towards more tropical fare, like one Taiwanese transplant living in Tempe.
Mar. 24, 2016
Phoenix City Council
By a 6-2 vote on Monday, Phoenix City Council members approved a rule change that calls for a chaplain from the Phoenix Police or Fire departments to lead a public prayer before meetings.
Mar. 23, 2016
flu shot
Adult deaths in Maricopa County from influenza are up more than 300 percent from this time a year ago, and county health officials say it’s unclear why this flu season is much worse than others.
Mar. 23, 2016
line of voters
The long lines to cast votes in the Valley hours after polling places were closed has led to calls for the system to change.
Mar. 23, 2016
election vote campaign
Tuesday’s long lines and passionate turnout for Arizona’s Presidential Preference Election surprised many observers.
Mar. 23, 2016
Earlier this year, the public found out about complaints made by 13 current and former employees at the Grand Canyon.
Mar. 23, 2016
james anderson
James Anderson uses isolated areas of Utah’s deserts as a character of sorts in his novel.
Mar. 23, 2016
movie theater
Singer Roy Orbison’s work and his voice are often described as haunting and sad.
Mar. 23, 2016
About 90 percent of Goodyear is undeveloped, and officials are looking to build a long-term strategy to reduce water to save money in the future.
Mar. 23, 2016
rent home airbnb
A new report by Pennsylvania State University's School of Hospitality Management found the majority of Airbnb's revenue comes from commercial operators.
Mar. 23, 2016
Joe Garagiola Sr.
Joe Garagiola Sr. passed away Wednesday morning at the age of 90, according to a statement from the Arizona Diamondbacks.
Mar. 23, 2016
cross-section of the moon
Researchers from the Tucson-based Planetary Science Institute have detected a change in the moon’s rotational axis. The findings were revealed Wednesday at an international planetary conference.
Mar. 23, 2016
line of voters
Thousands of voters stood in line for hours at the mere 60 open polls around the county to cast their ballot in the state’s presidential preference election.
Mar. 23, 2016

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