KJZZ News

clean water
With the Colorado River in its 16th year of drought, the Arizona legislature is poised to give counties more leeway in undoing certain groundwater protections.
Apr. 7, 2016
curling
The Coyotes Curling Club in Phoenix started after the 2002 Winter Olympics and is hosting its first national championship this week.
Apr. 7, 2016
mixology
Listen to the sounds of Jordan Ayan attending Mixology 101 at the Sanctuary Camelback Mountain Resort.
Apr. 7, 2016
Topock Fire
The Topock Fire burning near Lake Havasu on the Arizona-California border is now 40 percent contained. But fire officials say it could continue to grow a couple hundred acres more before it’s fully extinguished
Apr. 7, 2016
San Xavier Mission
Cleaning crews have been working since sunrise to remove graffiti at the historic San Xavier Mission south of Tucson. Words like “rape” and the numbers “666” were discovered on the front and sides of the church.
Apr. 7, 2016
There’s a new presentation in town of a John Steinbeck classic . Theater critic Robrt Pela has the review.
Apr. 7, 2016
Arizona DOT
ADOT is partnering with the Federal Highway Administration to ask 30,000 randomly selected households to participate in the National Household Travel Survey.
Apr. 7, 2016
Arizona Capitol building
Despite the U.S. Supreme Court's ruling allowing same-sex marriage last year, Arizona still has a law on the books that allows only a husband and wife to jointly adopt children.
Apr. 7, 2016
A pro-immigrant coalition of organizations is threatening to revive an Arizona boycott if pending immigration-related bills become state law. In response, Arizona’s business groups have condemned the idea of a boycott.
Apr. 7, 2016
WPA building
Mayor Greg Stanton calls it a deal the state can't reject. On Wednesday afternoon, city council approved a plan to help stabilize the WPA Building located at the south end of the Arizona State Fairgrounds near 19th Avenue and McDowell Road.
Apr. 7, 2016
sorting recycling at landfill
A new greenhouse gas study found the Earth’s land surface actually contributes to the warming global climate, counter to what scientists previously believed.
Apr. 7, 2016
U.S. Department of Homeland Security logo
Advocacy groups have filed a complaint against the Homeland Security Department alleging that U.S. Border Patrol agents are taking the possessions of detained immigrants before sending them back to Mexico.
Apr. 7, 2016
Bell Road at Grand Avenue in Surprise closed on April 1, and all nine accidents occurred on or near the detour around the closure.
Apr. 6, 2016
Arizona driver’s licenses
A federal appeals court has ruled Arizona cannot deny drivers licenses to so-called DREAMers.
Apr. 6, 2016
Nick Brown
Unofficial election results show two pro-solar challengers won election to the Salt River Project’s board of directors Wednesday, ousting two incumbents in the little-known election.
Apr. 6, 2016
solar panels on a roof
Phoenix is again one of the top cities for solar power in the country, according to a report released Wednesday.
Apr. 6, 2016
Arizona Capitol
Arizona’s next statewide election will be held on May 17, when voters decide the fate of the K-12 funding initiative Proposition 123.
Apr. 6, 2016
Fry's Food Stores logo
Downtown Phoenix has been considered a food desert by many - an area that isn't directly served by a supermarket.
Apr. 6, 2016
downtown phoenix
Phoenix has been called one of the least sustainable cities in the United States.
Apr. 6, 2016
October Rain
This year started out wetter than normal in Arizona, but we’ve gone a couple of months without official rainfall in Phoenix.
Apr. 6, 2016

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