KJZZ News

Big Sandy
We all know Arizona has a lot of copper in the ground, but over the weekend a desert canyon near Wikieup was filled full of brass and lead.
Oct. 28, 2015
House Republicans nominated Wisconsin Congressman Paul Ryan to be the next Speaker of the House in a closed GOP Conference earlier today. Arizona Congressman David Schweikert Says It Came Down To Reforming The Process, Not The Person.
Oct. 28, 2015
sun tran bus
Sun Tran is working with electric bus producer BYD to see if the transit provider is interested in adding all-electric vehicles to the company's fleet. The bus will be run on select express routes through Thursday, Oct. 29.
Oct. 28, 2015
Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office Detective Brian Mackiewicz only testified for 15 minutes late Tuesday afternoon in the contempt of court case against Sheriff Joe Arpaio, but it was long enough to reveal that he might consider invoking his Fifth Amendment rights later in his testimony.
Oct. 27, 2015
A Phoenix police disciplinary review board has recommended demotion for the sergeant who fatally shot a mentally ill woman in August 2014, according to a department statement released Tuesday.
Oct. 27, 2015
Orpheum
This time of year, people see and hear a lot of tricks at haunted houses to spook visitors. But one haunted place sets the mood not with tricks, but with history.
Oct. 27, 2015
Tattoo Artist Mesa
This weekend in Mesa, six downtown businesses were transformed into tattoo shops.
Oct. 27, 2015
GEO Group Inc. logo
GEO Group will now operate the state prison in Kingman. The company is taking over for the previous private prison operator that lost its contract after large riots in July.
Oct. 27, 2015
recycle logo
Tempe is hoping to nearly double the amount of waste it keeps out of its landfills by 2020.
Oct. 27, 2015
arizona republic newspaper
Arizona's largest newspaper is under new leadership. The Arizona Republic recently named a new publisher.
Oct. 27, 2015
Medical marijuana
Phoenix is hosting the Southwest Cannabis Conference and Expo this week - a gathering for those in the medical marijuana industry and those looking to become a part of it.
Oct. 27, 2015
flagstaff seal
The Flagstaff City Council has adopted a management plan for Picture Canyon - the city-owned property on the National Register of Historic Places.
Oct. 27, 2015
classroom
It’s been a busy few days for education advocates in Arizona - lawmakers are being briefed on the details of a proposed settlement deal reached late last week, and a special session could start as early as tomorrow.
Oct. 27, 2015
Arizona Supreme Court
The Arizona Supreme Court refused to hear an appeal Tuesday arguing the state’s death penalty law is unconstitutionally arbitrary.
Oct. 27, 2015
Artist’s rendering of Saturn’s moon
NASA’s Cassini spacecraft Wednesday will plunge into the icy plume flowing from the south pole of Saturn’s moon Enceladus, looking for clues into the habitability of the moon’s ocean.
Oct. 27, 2015
Native Health garden bed
Diabetes and obesity plague people all across the country, but they affect Arizona Native Americans particularly. While health-care providers rely on modern medicine, they’re also bringing back traditional knowledge, combating new challenges with populations sometimes resistant to Western science.
Oct. 27, 2015
Unlike areas undergoing more traditional gentrification, the strip has attracted a diverse array of businesses that give it a unique international flavor.
Oct. 27, 2015
full moon
Tonight is a full moon, and it just might make us crazy. At least that’s what people have believed for millennia. But science has yet to prove whether the so-called “lunar effect” is real.
Oct. 27, 2015
driver
According to the new scoring system, drivers will only have one chance to parallel park and execute a three-point turn.
Oct. 27, 2015
Sheriff Joe Arpaio protesters
The crowds have thinned at the sheriff’s contempt of court hearings since the sheriff left the witness stand, but a handful of community members make a point to come most days.
Oct. 26, 2015

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