KJZZ News

Last month, Phoenix Suns forward Markieff Morris criticized fans for not cheering enough. Was Morris just looking for an excuse for the Suns’ tepid play of late ... or does he have a good point?
March 13, 2015
The East Valley will be welcoming a new university later this year. St. Xavier University, which is the oldest Catholic University in Chicago, is set to open a campus in Gilbert.
March 13, 2015
The 13th annual Arizona Wildfire and Incident Management Academy wraps up today in Prescott. Around 700 firefighters from 22 states spent the week getting prepared for the upcoming wildfire season.
March 13, 2015
Phoenix residents will not pay more for water this year, after the city council adopted the Water Services Department’s recommendation to not increase water rates.
March 13, 2015
Ford Motor Company held the first national drive event for the 2015 Ford Edge this week in Scottsdale. And car companies spend a lot of time in Arizona, especially during the testing phase of development.
March 13, 2015
U.S. News and World Report released its annual law school rankings this week. ASU came in 26th.
March 13, 2015
Water restrictions have been lifted in Northern Arizona town of William. Water shortages have plagued the little community for more than a year.
March 13, 2015
The Ostrich Festival is this weekend in Chandler. Believe it or not, those large African birds are a big part of Chandler’s history.
March 13, 2015
The Valley is considered one of the best places in the country for health care jobs and these jobs are at many of the region’s nationally recognized medical facilities. But this wasn’t always the case.
March 13, 2015
In addition to the normal aches and pains of spring training, the Milwaukee Brewers are dealing with a pink-eye outbreak.
March 13, 2015
To cope with budget cuts, the Peoria Unified School District is considering going to a four-day school week - a schedule 42 other Arizona schools have adopted.
March 13, 2015
The U.S. Border Patrol has garnered its share of criticism in recent years, particularly around agents’ use of lethal force. But the Tucson office has been trying to develop a more humanitarian reputation.
March 13, 2015
A federal judge has thrown out a lawsuit that would have forced the government to sell or otherwise dispose of tens of thousands of mustangs in holding facilities in the United States.
March 13, 2015
A pair of local developers is pouring $21 million into stripping the old Macy’s store down to its bare bones and rebuilding it into a corporate office campus that could bring as many as 1,300 jobs to the area.
March 12, 2015
Microbreweries - like Four Peaks - and beer wholesalers had been at odds over issues like distribution and the ability to maintain restaurants.
March 12, 2015
A group called the Arizona Film and Media coalition wants the state to restart offering tax incentives for movies and TV shows that film here.
March 12, 2015
After the legislature pulled an all-nighter Friday into Saturday to pass a budget, Governor Doug Ducey put out a statement praising the plan, saying it solves the structural deficit and calling it the “first structurally balanced plan since 2007.”
March 12, 2015
The Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence has released its latest state scorecard. The list ranked states on whether they have laws to prevent criminals and what the campaign calls “dangerous people” from getting guns.
March 12, 2015
Several veteran service organizations, including Disabled American Veterans and the American Legion, say they’ll be participating in what’s being called a roundtable discussion with President Obama Friday.
March 12, 2015
Arizona Highways still gets a lot of traction from its paper editions, and a lot of people believe that’s the best way to experience photos from across the state that the publication has been known for.
March 12, 2015

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