KJZZ News

The study by the group Measure of America ranks congressional districts based on the American Human Development Index.
April 24, 2015
This week, police arrested Phoenix Mercury star Brittney Griner and her fiancée Glory Johnson, of the WNBA’s Tulsa Shock, on assault and disorderly conduct charges. The incident is considered a domestic violence offense.
April 24, 2015
According to the ASPCA, approximately 4 million dogs enter animal shelters in the United States every year, but less than half of them are successfully adopted. New research suggests that labeling a dog a pit bull could reduce their chances for adoption.
April 24, 2015
In the effort to appeal to a broader audience, the Phoenix Symphony is giving traditional symphonic music a dose of hard rock by presenting the music of Led Zeppelin.
April 24, 2015
The Phoenix area's canal system isn’t identified with romance and beauty like those in Venice or Amsterdam. It’s more utilitarian than that. But ASU student Will Novak is trying to change that.
April 24, 2015
If you had to find old state records or photographs would you know where to go? Well, they’re located in a modern facility in downtown Phoenix created to withstand the times.
April 24, 2015
Fire managers in northern Arizona are planning a series of prescribed burns this weekend. Officials hope to treat almost 5,000 acres of land in the Mormon Lake area near Flagstaff.
April 24, 2015
Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio took the stand again Thursday to testify about his role in repeatedly violating a federal judge’s order. While under oath, the sheriff made a surprising admission that the judge’s wife had been the focus of a secret investigation.
April 23, 2015
The contempt of court case against Sheriff Joe Arpaio took a stunning twist on Thursday when the sheriff admitted to the federal judge that he had secretly investigated the judge's wife.
April 23, 2015
Before they migrate back north, a look at how Baby Boomer snowbirds differ from their parents.
April 23, 2015
Hundreds of homeless people now staying in a Phoenix parking lot will soon be living indoors. This comes after a local nonprofit received more than $300,000 from Maricopa County.
April 23, 2015
A cutback in Arizona’s portion of the Colorado River could be on the horizon. But officials met in Phoenix on Wednesday to reassure water users the state is doing all it can to prevent that.
April 23, 2015
Phoenix is preparing to sell the Sheraton hotel downtown. The hotel has lost $38 million since 2008, and the city is now refinancing that debt.
April 23, 2015
KJZZ has won two 2015 Edward R. Murrow Region 3 Awards, as announced by The Radio Television Digital News Association on Thursday.
April 23, 2015
Arizona has been struggling with a shortage of medical professionals for a number of years, and the problem is even starker in rural areas.
April 23, 2015
More than 200 people showed up Thursday morning for the 10th annual Maricopa County and City of Phoenix Bike to Work day.
April 23, 2015
The Arizona Department of Agriculture has expanded its quarantine of citrus trees infected with the Asian citrus psyllid to include parts of Maricopa County.
April 23, 2015
The Federal Aviation Administration plans to implement more changes to flight paths across the Valley as part of Next Gen, its new satellite-based navigation system.
April 23, 2015
Downtown Phoenix will be getting two new music venues next month.
April 23, 2015
Lots of produce crosses into Arizona from Mexico. And a food bank in Nogales is working to get those fruits and veggies onto plates, rather than having it go into landfills.
April 23, 2015

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