KJZZ News

In honor of Memorial Day, a neighborhood association near Peoria has placed 95 full-size American flags in front of their member’s homes. This is the first time the organization has done so.
May 26, 2014
The Slide Fire in Northern Arizona is continuing to grow.
May 26, 2014
The Arizona Department of Health Services is not so sure a recent article in the Journal of the American Medical Association is correct.
May 26, 2014
The University of Arizona is taking steps to become more competitive for students in the face of lagging demand for traditional law degrees.
May 26, 2014
Drugs commonly used in the emergency room and intensive care unit are in short supply. This is causing problems for doctors and pharmacists trying to treat patients in Arizona.
May 26, 2014
It's known in education circles as the Summer Brain Drain, or the Summer Slide.
May 26, 2014
The Bureau of Land Management in Arizona received more than half a million dollars in federal grant money to support employment and mentoring programs for inner-city youth.
May 26, 2014
Arizona drowning deaths are on the rise. A new water safety survey from the American Red Cross shows more than half of all Americans cannot swim and only 56% of self-described swimmers can perform five basic swim safety skills.
May 25, 2014
An attorney for the widow of the one of the men who died fighting the Yarnell Hill fire says a decision granting her family death benefits could affect other survivors.
May 24, 2014
Fire crews and a few volunteers from the community have kept flames from the Slide Fire from reaching 300 structures in Northern Arizona’s Oak Creek Canyon. But residents and businesses are still reeling from the impact of the blaze.
May 23, 2014
State lawmakers will be back at the capitol next week for a special session to create the new Department of Child Safety.
May 23, 2014
A few weeks ago, we heard from Rob Gay — he’s a paleontologist and teacher at Mission Heights Preparatory High School in Casa Grande.
May 23, 2014
The Phoenix Fire Department is on track to respond to more than 200 rescues in the city’s mountain preserves this year.
May 23, 2014
Every so often, you hear something that just makes you feel old.
May 23, 2014
The Slide Fire was human-caused. And according to the National Interagency Fire Center, people are responsible for more than 62,000 fires every year.
May 23, 2014
If your sleep pattern is already out of sync, the next few months could hit you especially hard.
May 23, 2014
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is reconsidering its stance on the proposed Rosemont Copper Mine in southern Arizona. The agency will be taking a closer look at the mine’s impact on endangered species.
May 23, 2014
Video games and social commentary usually intersect only when it comes to violence and whether real-life behavior is affected by playing Grand Theft Auto or Call of Duty.
May 23, 2014
When you’re mentally ill, everything you say and do is viewed through the lens of your illness. So you become very good at three things.
May 23, 2014
Authorities say three children are hurt after a school bus collided with a car on U.S. 60 and rolled over near the small central Arizona town of Aguila.
May 23, 2014

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