KJZZ News

The Arizona Coyotes got a new name this year, a new majority owner and now, with the passing of this week’s National Hockey League trade deadline, a lot of new players.
March 04, 2015
The Tucson Unified School District will not lose funding over its ethnic studies courses because they don't actually violate a state ban, Arizona schools chief Diane Douglas said Tuesday.
March 04, 2015
When Phoenix launched its Bike Share program in November, there were about 100 bikes stationed at 27 hubs dotting the downtown area. In the three months since it kicked off, the city now has more than 350 bikes at 40 stations and the plan is to keep expanding.
March 04, 2015
They may be digging out from an early March snowstorm now, but Flagstaff residents were basking in the warmest temperatures the city has ever had last month.
March 04, 2015
City council members in Tucson voted unanimously to look for a new site to house activists protesting the city’s urban camping laws. The move is parts of a larger effort officials are taking to address homelessness in Tucson.
March 04, 2015
The House has passed a bill repealing a 2013 law barring state and local law officers from enforcing off-highway vehicle laws on closed federal lands.
March 04, 2015
Officials at the Phoenix Veterans Affairs hospital say 35 people have been sickened by the norovirus but all except three have made a full recovery.
March 04, 2015
The exact point of when humans evolved into our current form has been debated. But now a team from ASU has made a new discovery of something very old which may help answer the debate.
March 04, 2015
The Scottsdale City Council has recommended an increase in salary and a new pay program for police officers in an effort to increase retention.
March 03, 2015
A $30 billion sales tax over the next 35 years is now up to voters. The Phoenix city council voted Tuesday to put the tax up for a vote later this year.
March 03, 2015
It’s nesting season for many birds, including burrowing owls. The birds are often seen throughout the Valley. It’s a protected species and feeding them is against the law.
March 03, 2015
SolarCity filed an antitrust lawsuit against Salt River Project in federal court on Monday. The company's goal is to eliminate SRP's new charge on solar customers that was approved as part of a rate increase last week.
March 03, 2015
The Navajo Nation has filed a petition with the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights against the United States government for allowing a Flagstaff ski resort to make snow out of reclaimed waste water on what they consider a sacred mountain.
March 03, 2015
KJZZ is partnering with the Arizona Republic to bring you the Arizona Storytellers project on the radio. Storytellers in Phoenix share their stories at live events in town. Some of the stories are about living here, some are not.
March 03, 2015
The largest wildflower bloom in 10 years is expected near Picacho Peak this weekend.
March 03, 2015
You may have noticed that February, in the Valley, was pretty warm. In fact it was the second-warmest February ever.
March 03, 2015
The Texas Department of Public Safety is looking to fill vacancies along the U.S.-Mexico border with fresh recruits. The agency is accepting applications for an accelerated training program set to begin this summer.
March 03, 2015
Monday’s winter storm that dumped several inches of snow in and around Flagstaff has finally moved out of the area. Despite some tough driving conditions, Arizona Department of Transportation spokesman Tom Herrmann says there were no major accidents.
March 03, 2015
Uber launched its Spanish service Monday.
March 03, 2015
Phoenix is planning for the next 35 years. On Tuesday, the city council is scheduled to vote on whether to move forward with an expanded transportation plan.
March 02, 2015

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