KJZZ News

Cities in the Valley are adding to their ordinances to protect their LGBT citizens. The Scottsdale City Council will consider updating its non-discrimination policy tonight.
March 30, 2015
The Arizona Senate on Monday rejected a bill Monday that would ditch the state's new Common Core school standards in a vote that apparently ends the legislative effort to get rid of Common Core this year.
March 30, 2015
Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey has vetoed a bill that would have created a separate set of animal cruelty laws for livestock and poultry than animals owned as pets.
March 30, 2015
Gov. Doug Ducey vetoed legislation Monday requiring law enforcement agencies to keep the names of officers involved in shootings secret for two months, nixing a bill that was inspired by last year's events Ferguson, Missouri, and similar incidents around the country.
March 30, 2015
Gov. Doug Ducey has signed a bill requiring abortion providers to tell women they can reverse the effects of a drug-induced abortion.
March 30, 2015
Pima County will break ground for Aerospace Parkway Tuesday on Tucson's South Side. The new road will replace Hughes Access Road, which sits one-half mile to the north.
March 30, 2015
The Arizona Game and Fish Department will be lethally removing coyotes north of the Phoenix metro area next week. Officials say the effort is aimed at improving the area’s pronghorn antelope population.
March 30, 2015
While some ski in the Western United States are seeing a drop in the number of skiers and closing early due to warmer weather, one Arizona ski lodge is still open for the season.
March 30, 2015
The National Park Service celebrates its centennial next year and an effort is being made to introduce a new, more diverse generation of Millennials and children to the national parks.
March 30, 2015
A newly filed lawsuit challenges a planned referendum asking Arizona voters to authorize paying for the Land Department's administration of state trust land by diverting money from public schools and other beneficiaries of the trust.
March 30, 2015
State Route 261 between Eager and Big Lake will reopen Wednesday, and so will State Route 273 between Sunrise Park and Big Lake.
March 30, 2015
The Arizona Senate is set to debate a bill that would ditch the state's new Common Core school standards.
March 30, 2015
The man tapped by the U.S. Forest Service to come up with a better fire shelter once had to get inside one on the side of a burning mountain and listen to flames roar past sounding like a jet airplane taking off.
March 30, 2015
The Mexican border city of Juárez hosted superstar Juan Gabriel over the weekend and unveiled a six-story mural in his honor. The events are part of the city's ongoing effort to shed its violent image and encourage more tourism.
March 30, 2015
A bill making its way through the state Legislature could make Washington one of a growing number of states to ban a new powdered alcohol product before it reaches liquor-store shelves.
March 30, 2015
The Navajo Nation must spend millions of federal dollars on housing in a timely manner or lose the funds. And the tribe has found a way around the bureaucratic red tape to build more homes faster.
March 30, 2015
Drivers in Ahwatukee will notice some changes on Pecos Road starting Monday.
March 30, 2015
Operating margins at Arizona hospitals are declining, even with a recent financial boost from Medicaid expansion. That’s according to a report from the Arizona Hospital and Healthcare Association.
March 29, 2015
A entirely new way to invest in businesses is on the horizon after the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission decided this week to allow equity crowdfunding, which gives private companies the ability to raise money from the general public nationwide.
March 27, 2015
Over the next couple of weeks, we’re going to take a road trip along Central Avenue, from South Mountain to North Mountain. We’ll be looking at some of the unique features that give this stretch of road so much character.
March 27, 2015

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