KJZZ News

Study Tracks Light Pollution in San Pedro River Valley
Researchers are looking into the effects of light pollution on plant and animal species in the San Pedro River Valley.
April 6, 2015
Scheduled Water Release Prompts Warnings At Bartlett Lake
Those planning a trip to Bartlett Lake are being asked to pay attention to the water levels.
April 6, 2015
ICE Wont Release TB Patient In Arizona; Awaits Judges Ruling
Officials with the U.S. Bureau of Immigration and Customs Enforcement are planning to release an immigrant with a drug resistant form of Tuberculosis in the next couple of days.
April 6, 2015
Navajo Pride Flour Recalled In Arizona, 3 Other States
A Navajo company has issued a voluntary recall of flour that may be tainted with salmonella.
April 6, 2015
Florence Winerys Food Permit Suspended After Salmonella Outbreak
A winery in Florence has temporarily lost its food permit after a salmonella outbreak at a wedding last month.
April 6, 2015
Fewer Arizonans Taking GED Tests
Fewer Arizonans got their High School Equivalency diploma last year. In 2014, fewer than 2,300 people passed the GED tests, which is roughly 80 percent less than previous years. That’s partially due to a new format.
April 6, 2015
Arizona Diamondbacks Face San Francisco Giants On Opening Day
Arizona is coming off a disappointing 2014 season, finishing last in the division with a record of 64-98. But they’ve since cleaned house.
April 6, 2015
What APSs Proposed Increased Solar Prices Mean For Valley Customers
Arizona Public Service is proposing raising its rates for new solar customers. It's the latest Arizona utility to target solar customers this year.
April 3, 2015
NAU Entomologist Rich Hofstetter Explains The Threat Of Bark Beetles On Trees In The U.S.
More than 40 million acres in the Western United States have been affected by bark beetles.
April 3, 2015
Changes To Metro Phoenix Gas-Station Nozzles Approved
Those chunky rubber nozzles on gas pumps will soon be a thing of the past in Maricopa County.
April 3, 2015
Central, PHX: McDowell Road To Bethany Home Road
Today, we can actually ditch the car as we stand on the platform at the light rail station at Encanto. We’ve reached the section of Central between McDowell and Bethany Home. Back in the day, this area was known for cruising, but today — it’s more about the train.
April 3, 2015
Is It Possible To Legislate Morality?
Warnings of moral decline are nothing new. But recently there has been an emphasis on the attempt to legislate morality.
April 3, 2015
Four Chambers Poets Draw Inspiration From Phoenix Art Museum
When you see a work of art, how do you know if you like it? Is it the color? The size? Or does it just have a certain je ne sais quoi?
April 3, 2015
Hot Corner: College Avenue In Tempe
We head now to another hot corner, a spot in the Valley with a lot going on.
April 3, 2015
Did You Know: Arizona Spring Training Dates Back To 1909
The Cactus League was formed in the late 1940s. But this was not Arizona’s introduction to baseball. America’s favorite past time in this state goes back much further than that.
April 3, 2015
Hopi Tribe Loses Another Legal Fight In Push For Clean Drinking Water
The Hopi Tribe has lost another legal battle in its push to have the United States cover the costs of bringing safe drinking water to the reservation. That ruling came down from a Federal Circuit Court of Appeals on Thursday.
April 3, 2015
Plague Found In Fleas Near Popular Hiking Spot In N. Arizona
Coconino County Public Health Officials confirmed fleas collected near a popular hiking area tested positive for plague. This is the first positive test in the county this year.
April 3, 2015
Arizona Parks Offer Night Hikes, Events During Full Moon
With a full moon taking place this weekend, many local hiking trails are taking advantage of the natural light it provides.
April 3, 2015
Arizona DPS Officers Get Special Training To Help Missing, Exploited Kids
Arizona Department of Public Safety officers are getting some special training to help them identify missing or exploited children they encounter.
April 3, 2015
Arizona Legislature OKs Voluntary REAL ID Drivers Licenses
The Arizona Legislature has sent a bill to Gov. Doug Ducey allowing the Arizona Department of Transportation to issue driver's licenses that comply with the federal REAL ID Act.
April 3, 2015

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