KJZZ News

Sen. John McCain
To learn more about what that could mean for the Senate race, we spoke with Republican strategist Shane Wikfors of Red Mountain Consulting.
Aug. 1, 2016
When that loveseat or set of saucepans needs a new home, you might think about donating it to charity. But who takes those items and preps them for resale? Today we wander into a day on the job sorting donated goods.
Aug. 1, 2016
Zika virus
Centers for Disease Control warns pregnant women not to travel to an area North of Miami, Fla.
Aug. 1, 2016
The lives of thousands of small-scale coffee growers in Latin America and Mexico are better off because of fair trade. But the system is fraying at the seams in one of the world's most important coffee-growing regions because of a perfect storm defined by low prices, a damaging fungus and unscrupulous middlemen.
Aug. 1, 2016
Loreal Tsigine
The Civil Rights Division will review the local investigation into the March 27 shooting death of Loreal Tsingine.
Aug. 1, 2016
Indiana Governor Mike Pence will make appearances in Tucson and Phoenix on Tuesday.
Aug. 1, 2016
Gary Jewell punches heavy bag
Boxing may slow the progression of the disease. That idea is the foundation of a study led by Northern Arizona University testing the benefits of boxing on people with Parkinson’s.
Aug. 1, 2016
Textbooks, school, education
Arizona schools will soon be working under a new A-through-F letter grading system. The use of this school accountability rubric was paused for two years after the state switched to a new standardized test.
Aug. 1, 2016
If you want to vote in this year’s Arizona primary election, today is the last day to register or update your current voter information with the secretary of state’s office.
Aug. 1, 2016
Two Drones
Drones are becoming a popular technology. You can now purchase one for less than $100 and fly it around on your own. Unfortunately, you can only control that one drone. But, ASU Assistant Professor in Mechanical and AeroSpace Engineering Panos Artemiadis can control multiple at the same time, and does so using his mind.
Jul. 31, 2016
Dr. England wants to change how the county deals with the mosquito that carries Zika virus. That’s because the Aedes aegypti mosquito is not effectively controlled using fogging trucks. County workers have to access someone’s property and spray the area.
Jul. 29, 2016
monsoon storm
Chris Kuhlman with the National Weather Service said if you haven’t received any rain during this monsoon season, this weekend is probably your best shot. “We’ve had a great influx of moisture, probably the most we’ve had all monsoon season."
Jul. 29, 2016
hospital
The tiny, 24/7 centers are called ‘microhospitals’ and have anywhere from 16 to 24 hospital beds.
Jul. 29, 2016
Flagstaff, Arizona
That’s one of the findings of new research from the University of Arizona that looked at what the future of North American forests might look like, and how climate change may play into that.
Jul. 29, 2016
Some Phoenix-area school districts are struggling to find enough bus drivers before their new year starts.
Jul. 29, 2016
Three dirt roads in this rural community in southern New Mexico are about to get a makeover after a years-long struggle by locals to call attention to their deplorable condition.
Jul. 29, 2016
Mesa Artspace Lofts is a collaboration with the City of Mesa, the Mesa Arts Center, NEDCO and Artspace, a national nonprofit that creates affordable housing for artists all over the country.
Jul. 29, 2016
Phoenix VA hospital.
The non-profit Musicians on Call this month launched a Phoenix branch, meaning many patients at the Phoenix VA hospital and Phoenix Children’s Hospital get concerts once a week.
Jul. 29, 2016
A decade after it was first proposed, the plan for an open-pit copper mine in Southern Arizona has experienced a setback. A regional office of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has recommended the mine be denied a federal Clean Water Act permit.
Jul. 29, 2016
East Valley apartment construction
John Lewis was mayor of Gilbert for the past seven years until taking over as president and CEO of the East Valley Partnership earlier this month. He joined The Show to talk about the partnership and what’s next.
Jul. 29, 2016

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