KJZZ News

In a $400 million deal, Maryland-based Host Hotels and Resorts has acquired the Phoenician, which was built in 1988. The 643-room resort is set on 300 acres at the base of Camelback Mountain in Scottsdale.
June 09, 2015
Plague is rare in Arizona, but can be deadly. So, Grand Canyon National Park has partnered with Coconino County to monitor for the disease.
June 09, 2015
Melanoma rates have doubled across the nation in the past three decades, according to the Center for Disease Control.
June 09, 2015
Pima County is asking the Arizona Supreme Court to excuse it from a new state law that would cost it millions of dollars.
June 08, 2015
The Tucson Audubon Society is trying to slow down a large-scale housing development planned near a small town in Southern Arizona.
June 08, 2015
San Juan County volunteer firefighters respond to about 2,000 calls a year on the Navajo Nation. And they’ve done it for more than two decades. But the New Mexico county fire department said it can no longer afford to provide emergency services to the eastern portion of the Navajo Nation.
June 08, 2015
Managing vehicle fleets for local governments can be costly. But one Valley city has found a way to reduce that cost. Mesa is ranked one of the best managed fleets in the country.
June 08, 2015
Valley residents have been dealing with more mosquitoes this year. County officials say complaints are around double years past.
June 08, 2015
A dozen of the Granite Mountain Hotshots' families sued Arizona public agencies last year, seeking a definitive answer on what caused the deaths of 19 members of the crew.
June 08, 2015
Phoenix police are looking into a video that shows a boy driving a car with an adult in the passenger seat.
June 08, 2015
The Pac-12 teams will use injury spotters during football games that will monitor teams with video technology and communicate with coaches and medical personnel.
June 08, 2015
The Arizona Diamondbacks have the first pick in the amateur draft after finishing with baseball's worst record last season.
June 08, 2015
The University of Arizona will begin offering online degrees this fall.
June 08, 2015
The city of Glendale is asking businesses and residents for feedback on an anti-discrimination ordinance.
June 08, 2015
The number of abortions in Arizona is dropping much more slowly than the national average despite a host of new state laws designed to make it more difficult for women to access abortion services, according to an Associated Press survey.
June 08, 2015
A lightning-started wildfire that has burned more than nine square miles of the Coronado National Forest in extreme southwestern New Mexico is about a third contained.
June 08, 2015
Mexican voters elected their first independent gubernatorial candidate, seen as a protest against party politics, while giving the ruling party a lead in Congress, according to official results Monday, sending mixed messages in midterm elections.
June 08, 2015
Candidates seeking office in a Navajo election won't be able to proceed if they have an outstanding ethics violation.
June 08, 2015
International climate negotiations are underway in Germany with countries hoping to find individual emission reduction goals — and an Arizona expert is there to help.
June 08, 2015
Caroline Lobo is an architect in Phoenix. One year, she and her team were working on redesigning an elementary school. After talking with the teachers, administration, the students and the parents, it was clear the community had very different opinions about the new school.
June 08, 2015

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