KJZZ News

 Arizona Town To Design Cultural Training For Arpaio Deputies
Some of Sheriff Joe Arpaio’s deputies in Arizona’s Maricopa County have agreed to go through a round of cultural training. The county approved the arrangement to reduce long-held tensions between the Sheriff’s office and indigenous and Latino residents in the town of Guadalupe.
Feb. 26, 2014
Gov. Brewer Announces Veto Of SB1062
On Wednesday evening Gov. Jan Brewer held a press conference to announce her decision to veto SB1062.
Feb. 26, 2014
Arivaca Residents Monitor Border Patrol Checkpoint
Residents from a tiny border town spent several hours Wednesday monitoring a Border Patrol checkpoint.
Feb. 26, 2014
Phoenix May Host Republican And Democratic National Conventions
Phoenix is looking to host both the Republican and Democratic National Convention in the summer 2016. Phoenix has never hosted either national political event.
Feb. 26, 2014
Short Film Challenge Public Screening Presented
The Academy Awards will be presented on Sunday in Hollywood. Closer to home on Thursday night at the AMC Arizona Center Theater in downtown Phoenix, you will be able to attend the top 20 public screening of the Almost Famous Film Festival’s short film challenge.
Feb. 26, 2014
Phoenix Coyotes Return
When the NHL season opened last fall, there was actually optimism in the Valley.
Feb. 26, 2014
Retired Marine Shares His Story
Thousands of U.S. soldiers have been returning to so-called normal lives as the nation’s involvement in wars in Iraq and Afghanistan is winding down.
Feb. 26, 2014
Exploring Phoenix
When Arizona’s conservative movement is put into historical context, Sen. Barry Goldwater is mentioned prominently.
Feb. 26, 2014
SB 1062 Could Affect State Economy And National Image
We started the program with SB 1062, the bill passed by the Arizona House and Senate that is now in the hands of Gov. Jan Brewer.
Feb. 26, 2014
Lawyers Cancel Phoenix Meeting
The Hispanic National Bar Association is cancelling its 2015 convention in Phoenix because of the state's pending religious-freedom bill.
Feb. 26, 2014
Experts Encouraged By Condor Breeding Program
Groups that keep track of the California condor reintroduction program are encouraged by what they’re seeing.
Feb. 26, 2014
SB 1062 Supporters Urge Governor To Sign Bill
Supporters of a change in the laws involving religious freedom will have one last chance Wednesday to convince Gov. Jan Brewer to sign Senate Bill 1062.
Feb. 26, 2014
Tempe Police Make Arrests At Illegal Marijuana Dispensary
Police in Tempe have made three arrests in connection with what they say is an illegal marijuana dispensary.
Feb. 26, 2014
Grandparents Raising Grandkids May Get Financial Help
Grandparents raising their grandchildren would be able to get help from the state under legislation that breezed through the Senate Appropriations Committee on Tuesday.
Feb. 26, 2014
Group Rushes To Sign Up Uninsured
There is still time to sign up for health insurance under the Affordable Care Act, for now.
Feb. 26, 2014
American Airlines Moves Terminals
If you are flying American Airlines out of Sky Harbor International Airport, you will be going to its new home in Terminal 4. They moved in with US Airways on Wednesday as part of the airline merger.
Feb. 26, 2014
Arizona Chihuahuas Take A Road Trip
Here is something that could test your nerves. Imagine driving across country in a van full of barking Chihuahuas.
Feb. 25, 2014
3After 3 Attempted Kidnappings, Phoenix Police Reach Out
Police are boosting patrols in West Phoenix and meeting with residents Tuesday night, after a string of kidnapping attempts in Maryvale.
Feb. 25, 2014
Super Bowl, Smaller Events Eyeing Brewer
The Arizona Super Bowl Host Committee has joined the calls for Gov. Jan Brewer to veto SB 1062. The bill would allow businesses to deny service to gays and others based on religious beliefs. Smaller organizations with upcoming events in Arizona are also taking notice.
Feb. 25, 2014
Quagga Mussels in Lake Powell Worse
An invasive mollusk is a bigger problem for Lake Powell than officials had previously thought.
Feb. 25, 2014

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