KJZZ News

Dairy farms in southern New Mexico have submitted a plan to the state that will help prevent groundwater contamination beneath their properties.
March 26, 2015
Singer/songwriter Ryan Bingham had his career breakthrough when music he wrote for the Jeff Bridges film "Crazy Heart" won an Oscar, a Golden Globe and a Grammy.
March 26, 2015
Arizona State University’s men’s basketball program has become the place where head coaches’ careers go to die — or at least become very ill.
March 26, 2015
Students across the country have been visiting the Grand Canyon without having to fill out a permission slip. It’s part of the national park’s distance learning program.
March 26, 2015
Jenissa Yauney and Michelina Abrahamzon are getting ready for a showing of "Les Miserables" at the Arizona Broadway Theatre. You can catch that show through April 4.
March 26, 2015
The University of Arizona College of Medicine’s Native American Research and Training Center has gotten a $975,000 grant from the Indian Health Service to recruit more American Indians into medicine and healthcare careers. It was one of two university-based grants awarded by IHS.
March 26, 2015
The western romance story is nothing new. But we’ll tell you what is - a western romance with a woman who’s an Arizona senator as the lead. In a new book titled "Seducing His Senator," Elle Marlow couples a western romance with the Arizona State Capitol.
March 26, 2015
Shopping carts — the work horse of our economy. Despite their utilitarian design and wobbly wheels, consumers tend to hold on to them longer than they should.
March 26, 2015
It’s that time of year — allergy season. In fact, Phoenix has some of the highest pollen levels in the country right now. While you may be reaching for the nasal spray and allergy medication, many people swear by an allergy remedy that comes courtesy of mother nature: bees.
March 26, 2015
Before and during World War II, Arizona was home to several military training stations. Today there are a few remnants of these facilities. One in particular was recently opened.
March 26, 2015
Phoenix residents may soon get the opportunity to apply for a municipal ID card. The proposal for a multi-use photo ID passed a city council subcommittee this week.
March 26, 2015
Johnny Diloné from the Maricopa County Environmental Services Department said that while seeing a swarm might be unnerving, hold off calling to complain.
March 26, 2015
A planned overpass to route vehicles over the railroad tracks in the town of Maricopa has been given the green light by a federal agency.
March 26, 2015
Maricopa County had the second largest growth in the country between 2013 and 2014. The United States Census Bureau reports county population grew by 74,000 people.
March 26, 2015
Gov. Doug Ducey signed a new law this week to make it harder for homeowners to sue builders for construction defects, a move opponents say it puts homeowners at a disadvantage while supporters say it’ll limit costly litigation for everyone involved.
March 26, 2015
The Arizona Legislature has passed a bill that requires abortion providers to tell women the effects of an abortion medication might be reversible.
March 25, 2015
A Glendale police officer fatally shot a man who authorities said threatened a woman with a gun during a confrontation a drive-thru ATM.
March 25, 2015
A young Mexican man who urgently needs a heart and liver transplant has been denied a U.S. visa for the second time, according to his family.
March 25, 2015
During the Cold War, mining companies extracted four million tons of uranium from Navajo land to make nuclear weapons. Uranium left a deadly legacy. And the federal government is still cleaning up the contamination.
March 25, 2015
When we think about rivers in Arizona, we tend to focus on the Colorado and whether it’ll have enough water to satisfy the needs of people who live in the West. But there are many other well-known rivers in the U.S. and across the globe that are beautiful to look at, while also providing an important natural resource.
March 25, 2015

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