KJZZ News

Arizona is not a place widely known for earthquakes, even though they are quite common in some of our neighbor states, including California and Nevada.
October 16, 2013
Even as the U.S. Senate moves toward a deal to re-open the federal government the state of Arizona has announced it will keep the Grand Canyon open for an additional nine days.
October 16, 2013
The Department of Transportation says it has completed the bypass on the Navajo Nation, near Page, after US 89 was damaged by a landslide.
October 16, 2013
The Navajo Nation Council is scheduled to vote on two coal-related energy bills on Wednesday.
October 16, 2013
A medical marijuana dispensary could be about to open in Sun City.
October 16, 2013
The Arizona Court of Appeals on Tuesday blocked candidates from taking the sharply higher campaign contributions approved earlier this year by the Republican-controlled Legislature.
October 16, 2013
A doctor’s group in Utah is pushing for a complete ban on wood-burning in urban areas, saying wood smoke is more toxic than cigarette smoke.
October 16, 2013
Members of an Arizona family with ties to white supremacist groups were arrested Monday on firearm charges. Authorities seized weapons and thousands of rounds of ammunition.
October 15, 2013
Grocery bills in Phoenix may decrease next year. That is if the Phoenix City Council votes Wednesday to cut the food tax in half to 1 percent starting January 2014.
October 15, 2013
For many young Mormons, going on a mission is a rite of passage, but most missionaries have traditionally been men. Now, that is changing. Last October, the church lowered its minimum age for female missionaries from 21 years old to 19 years old. The response was instant and enthusiastic.
October 15, 2013
The market for luxury home loans is waking up. Banks had been wary of lending big money as the market recovered from an historic recession, but now they have started loosening the purse strings.
October 15, 2013
An Arizona House committee met Tuesday to learn about the benefits paid to survivors of the Granite Mountain Hotshots. It also heard about the difficult recovery facing the town of Yarnell.
October 15, 2013
A judge has overturned Maricopa County's zoning ordinance which restricts where medical marijuana dispensaries can be located.
October 15, 2013
Western Refining is looking for people whose vehicles may have been damaged by a problem at its refinery in northwestern New Mexico.
October 15, 2013
The state has until Wednesday evening to decide whether keeping the Grand Canyon open beyond Friday is worth it.
October 15, 2013
An investigation is underway at the Palo Verde Nuclear plant, west of Phoenix, after workers discovered a small water leak in one of the reactors.
October 15, 2013
A Coconino County sheriff's deputy opened a Forest Service parking lot to traffic Saturday, after a northern Arizona highway got jammed.
October 15, 2013
Manuel ‘Lito’ Peña, was known as the ‘Godfather of Senate Dems,’
October 15, 2013
The next time you stop for a potty break on an Arizona highway, you could find parts of the rest area sponsored.
October 15, 2013
Arizona business leaders see opportunity as Mexico explores reforms to its energy and education infrastructure. Boosting international trade is the focus of a meeting Tuesday hosted by the Phoenix Committee on Foreign Relations.
October 14, 2013

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