KJZZ News

ADOT Says Wet Driving Conditions Plus Extra Traffic Makes For Slow Commute
The Arizona Department of Transportation is telling drivers to take it slow during the morning commute.
Jan. 30, 2015
Non-Super Bowl  Events Hoping To Pull In Football Crowds
With the Waste Management Phoenix Open Golf Tournament and the Super Bowl here, this weekend is one of the busiest in the Valley.
Jan. 30, 2015
Dr. Joseph Sirven: We Are Working Ourselves to Death
We’re all deniers of how much work we do and refuse to believe that constant connection takes a toll, and believe me it does: anxiety, high blood pressure, weight gain and headaches can easily be traced to this.
Jan. 30, 2015
Sanctuary Takes In Baby Pigs Who Grow Big
Miniature pet pigs have become a big fad across the country — and sometimes, a big problem.
Jan. 30, 2015
 Phoenix Nurse Prepares To Treat Ebola Patients
Jason Odhner helped found a community clinic in Phoenix and worked as a nurse at a local hospital. His next patients will be Ebola victims.
Jan. 30, 2015
US Reps: Grand Canyon Monument Would Protect Watershed
Three Arizona Congress members have written a letter to President Barack Obama calling for the establishment of what they’re calling the Grand Canyon Watershed National Monument.
Jan. 29, 2015
Arizona Cardinal Dwyer Pleads Guilty To Attacking Wife
Arizona Cardinals running back Jonathan Dwyer has pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor and been placed on probation. He changed his plea at the last minute.
Jan. 29, 2015
Super Bowl Showcases Several Sustainability Efforts
The Super Bowl claims to be the most sustainability-driven championship game of all sports. But what does that mean?
Jan. 29, 2015
The Pony Express Rides Into The Valley
The Pony Express was only in existence for about a year and a half during the 1860s. But the horse-powered mail delivery system has become one of the most enduring symbols of the Wild West.
Jan. 29, 2015
Will Humble On The Measles Outbreak In Arizona
As many as 1,000 Arizonans in three counties, Maricopa, Pinal and Gila, may have been exposed to measles. It’s a highly contagious disease often manifesting itself as a rash.
Jan. 29, 2015
New Bill May Hold The Future Of Arizona Microbreweries
We step back out on the ledge now, to check in on the goings-on at the state capitol. And this time, we do so with a tall, cold one.
Jan. 29, 2015
Arizona Urban Land Institutes Trends Day Discusses The States Real Estate Issues
Real estate is such a big part of Arizona’s economy that lots of people pay attention to forecasts about the industry’s future.
Jan. 29, 2015
The Frank Lloyd Wright School Of Architecture Gets A New Dean
The Frank Lloyd Wright School of Architecture at Taliesin West in Scottsdale has a new leader. Aaron Betsky takes over as dean next month.
Jan. 29, 2015
Ride-Sharing Companies No Longer Under Review In Arizona
Ride-sharing companies Uber and Lyft are no longer under review by the Arizona Department of Weights and Measures or the state Office of Administrative Hearings.
Jan. 29, 2015
ASU Researchers Tracking Social Media For Indicators Of Human Trafficking Activity
Arizona State University researchers have been monitoring social media in recent weeks to look for indicators of human trafficking activity in the Valley.
Jan. 29, 2015
Local Girl Scouts Hope Super Bowl And Phoenix Open Tourism Will Boost Cookie Sales
With events like the Super Bowl and the Phoenix Open bringing thousands of extra tourists to the Valley this weekend, many local businesses are hoping the extra traffic will mean a boost in sales. But some nonprofits like the local Girl Scout council are also hoping to capitalize on the hype.
Jan. 29, 2015
Tempe Town Lake Lot Sale Deal Falls Through
A project aimed at converting a piece of land along Tempe Town Lake into a multi-use space fell through. It’s the second major development in the area to fail. The Tempe City Council will discuss this evening what to do with the space.
Jan. 29, 2015
ADOT Makes Several Freeway Improvements Ahead Of Super Bowl
There have been plenty of changes around the Valley since the last Super Bowl in 2008.
Jan. 29, 2015
NFL Experience In Downtown Phoenix Has Something For Every Fan
If you head to downtown Phoenix this week, you will find lots of people in football jerseys. And, if you venture inside the climate-controlled carpeting of the Phoenix Convention Center, you’ll see even more people in football jerseys.
Jan. 29, 2015
New Mexico Official Puts The Brakes On SunZia Project
New Mexico’s Land Commissioner is putting the brakes on a major transmission line project.
Jan. 29, 2015

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