KJZZ News

A small wildfire in northern Arizona's scenic Oak Creek Canyon that forced the evacuation of about 40 people is fully contained.
June 19, 2014
An environmental group wants federal wildlife managers to revise a decades-old recovery plan for grizzly bears to ensure the animal's return to more areas of the West.
June 19, 2014
A federal grand jury has indicted two suspects in the fatal shooting of a tribal police officer on the outskirts of Phoenix.
June 19, 2014
The Phoenix City Council approved several measures Wednesday meant to solve its looming budget deficit. A dramatic change in parking fees and times was one of the more contentious topics.
June 19, 2014
Neighborhood police patrols will look different in Phoenix this fall. The city is changing its precinct boundaries and some cops will be assigned to new beats. It’s a reaction to the shrinking police force.
June 19, 2014
A Maricopa County judge ruled on Tuesday that a tax on rental cars used to help pay off the Arizona Cardinals' stadium is illegal.
June 18, 2014
One famous name will no longer be on the ballot in Arizona's 7th Congressional District — and we don't mean Mary Rose Wilcox or Ruben Gallego.
June 18, 2014
Last month Colorado became the first state to approve so-called "Right To Try" legislation.
June 18, 2014
Last week a Catholic priest was killed and another severely beaten by a man who broke into the church — presumably with the intention to rob the facility.
June 18, 2014
On Jan. 8, 2011, a "Congress On Your Corner" event in Tucson turned tragic when six people were shot and killed. Thirteen others, including then-U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords, were injured.
June 18, 2014
Arizona State University and Starbucks have announced a new partnership that would give thousands of the coffee company's employees the chance to receive full tuition reimbursement if they enroll in the school's online program.
June 18, 2014
The concrete structure off of the Loop 101 on Frye Street may finally disappear. The Chandler City Planning and Zoning Commission will vote Thursday to rezone the land for future development.
June 18, 2014
Books aren’t just for reading anymore—even though that’s a pretty valuable service they’ve been providing.
June 18, 2014
An endangered species of fish has been found spawning in the Colorado River within the boundaries of the Grand Canyon National Park.
June 18, 2014
Negotiations on a final version of VA reform legislation will be starting soon.
June 18, 2014
On Wednesday morning, members of the media were allowed their first visit inside the Nogales, Ariz., processing center that is housing 900 children caught crossing the border alone.
June 18, 2014
Phoenix City Council will meet Wednesday to restore cuts to the city’s Head Start program. Last year the Head Start budget was reduced by more than a million dollars.
June 18, 2014
The Arizona Board of Regents has approved a new president for Northern Arizona University.
June 18, 2014
Drivers once again have access to the switchbacks in Oak Creek Canyon.
June 18, 2014
Arizona Attorney General Tom Horne wants a federal court to dissolve the police department that serves the twin polygamous communities of Colorado City, Ariz. and Hilldale, Utah.
June 18, 2014

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