KJZZ News

Forum Planned To Address Arizona
Water, and whether we’ll have enough for the future, is front of mind for many Arizonans — especially those who are helping with the planning — including elected official, engineers and policy experts.
Dec. 6, 2018
Diamondbacks Trade Paul Goldschmidt
It was a dark Wednesday for Arizona Diamondbacks fans, as the organization traded first baseman Paul Goldschmidt — inarguably the best player the team ever drafted.
Dec. 6, 2018
Waymo
You are one step closer to being able to hail a self-driving car here in the Valley.
Dec. 6, 2018
Bipartisan Bill Could Improve Oral Health Care Among Seniors
Earlier in 2018, KJZZ reported that some seniors who live in long-term care facilities are not getting their oral healthcare needs met. But an act of Congress could change that.
Dec. 6, 2018
Take A Hike: Author Explores, Promotes Diversity On AZ Trails
It doesn’t matter if you live in a small town or the big city, if you live in Arizona, you probably live close to hiking trails. But that doesn’t necessarily mean you feel comfortable on them. In the final installment of KJZZ;s series about hiking and diversity, we meet a woman who wants people from all walks of life to take a hike.
Solo Hiking: Meet The Women Who Like To Go It Alone
Hiking With Disabilities: Making Wilderness Accessible To Everyone
Dec. 6, 2018
The Takeaway: What Regulations Are Keeping Civilian Drones In Check?
The Federal Aviation Administration requires drone users to register their drones with the agency. But how strict are those regulations and registration rules? And how effective are they?
Dec. 6, 2018
School Districts Get New Buses After VW Settlement
143 new school buses are coming to Arizona - is your school district on the list?
Dec. 6, 2018
Closed Hospital In South-Central Arizona To Reopen
A new operator plans to reopen a south-central Arizona hospital that closed in June due to financial struggles.
Dec. 6, 2018
Higher Food Prices Coming To Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport
Grabbing a sandwich or drink could soon cost more at Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport. On Wednesday, the City Council unanimously approved changing the way prices are set.
Dec. 6, 2018
Sonoran Zika Cases Continue To Climb
The number of cases of the mosquito-borne virus Zika continue to climb in Sonora, the Mexican state to Arizona’s south.
Dec. 5, 2018
Dbacks Trade Paul Goldschmidt To St. Louis Cardinals
A dramatic off-season makeover continues for the Arizona Diamondbacks. The team completed a blockbuster trade Wednesday with the St. Louis Cardinals.
Dec. 5, 2018
CAP Could Act On Drought Plan At Thursday Meeting
The board of the Central Arizona Project meets Thursday. It’s another step in the high-stakes wrangling over water cutbacks. The board could vote — or not — on a drought framework described last week in a meeting of the Arizona Lower Basin Drought Contingency Plan Steering Committee.
Dec. 5, 2018
Buying For A Book Lover? Mesa Library Can Help
“Everybody has somebody on their shopping list that is just impossible to buy for, so we’re hoping to be able to provide something that is very custom and very personal that doesn’t require a big outlay of cash,” said Librarian Cherise Mead.
Dec. 5, 2018
UA Receives Grant To Study Alzheimer
The University of Arizona Health Sciences Center for Innovation in Brian Science has received a grant to understand why more women than men have Alzheimer’s disease.
Dec. 5, 2018
U.S. Fish And Wildlife Proposes Protection Plan For Endangered Turtle
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has proposed protecting land in Pima County for an endangered aquatic turtle.
Dec. 5, 2018
Mexico City Swears In Its First Elected Female Mayor
Mexico City swore in its first elected female mayor on Wednesday, as more women are pursuing active roles in Mexican politics and are transforming a male-dominated field.
Dec. 5, 2018
First Baby Born From Uterus Transplanted From Deceased Donor Rekindles Ethical Questions
Roughly 9.5 million women cannot conceive children due to an abnormality of the uterus. Now, transplants from deceased donors may offer a new, risky and expensive option. But, with other means available, is it one worth exploring?
Dec. 5, 2018
75 Years Later, Japanese-American Internment Camp Remembered
A tiny town on the western edge of the Navajo Nation was a prison for dozens of Japanese Americans who’d never been charged with a crime. The notorious case continues to play out today in the halls of the U.S. Supreme Court, where even sitting judges call the World War II internment camp history a “shameful precedent,” when it considered the so-called Muslim travel ban this year.
Q&AZ: What Is The History Of Japanese Internment Camps In Arizona?
Dec. 5, 2018
Man Held Over Agent
The man accused of killing a federal agent in Tucson last week appeared before a federal magistrate Tuesday morning.
Dec. 4, 2018
Some Nursing Students
Some nursing students are criticizing the Arizona State Board of Nursing for limiting which out-of-state programs are allowed to operate in Arizona.
Dec. 4, 2018

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