KJZZ News

Phoenix Coyotes Announce An Official Name Change
At the start of next hockey season, the Coyotes will go by a new name.
Jan. 30, 2014
Phoenix Fire Chief Retires
Phoenix Fire Chief Bob Khan is retiring.
Jan. 30, 2014
Freezing Temperatures Across U.S.
Bad weather in other parts of the country could mean good news for Valley tourism.
Jan. 29, 2014
Arizona Athletes Now Allowed to Wear Helmet Sensors
Arizona coaches and trainers have a new tool to track player injuries. The Arizona Interscholastic Association will now allow athletes to put sensors in their helmets to measure the force of impact.
Jan. 29, 2014
Payment In Lieu Of Taxes Funds On The Way
Arizona counties are breathing a sigh of relief. The federal government had not decided if the federal land funds they give counties every year would be allocated this time around, but just recently the agencies got word that it is coming.
Jan. 29, 2014
Labor Secretary: Immigration Reform Critical For Economic Recovery
Immigration reform, while not at the forefront of President Barack Obama’s State of the Union address, is believed by some members of the administration to take shape this year. Labor Secretary Thomas Perez said he believes an altered migration system could shape the country’s labor force for the better.
Jan. 29, 2014
Arizona Super Bowl Host Committee Visits
Glendale hosted the Super Bowl in 2008, and will again next year.
Jan. 29, 2014
Zero Waste Sporting Events
Fans who attend the Cactus League game at Salt River Fields on March 13 between the Arizona Diamondbacks and Seattle Mariners will likely see lots of familiar sights, hot dogs, scorecards, peanuts, but there is one thing they will not see, trash cans.
Jan. 29, 2014
Getting Arizonans Excited And Involved In STEM Fields
Science, technology, engineering and math, the so-called STEM fields, are often considered the future, not just in Arizona, but in a lot of communities across the country.
Jan. 29, 2014
Law Would Ban Gifts, Free Tickets
A few years ago, the Fiesta Bowl scandal came to light, and with it, all the trips, tickets and other freebies.
Jan. 29, 2014
Phoenix May Face Budget Deficit
The state’s biggest city could be facing a big budget deficit.
Jan. 29, 2014
County Establishes Rules For Medical Marijuana
The Maricopa County Board of Supervisors has passed new zoning rules for growing and selling medical marijuana on county land.
Jan. 29, 2014
Texas Lt. Governor Debate Hits Border Security
In Texas, the race for lieutenant governor has turned into a four-way battle over who can sound the toughest against illegal immigration.
Jan. 29, 2014
EPA Wants To Cut Arizona Emissions
The Environmental Protection Agency has proposed pollution controls at six Arizona facilities to improve air quality at nearby national parks.
Jan. 29, 2014
Southwestern States Among Nation
Newly released KIDS COUNT data show that about two-thirds of American students don't read proficiently by the fourth grade.
Jan. 29, 2014
Voter Registrations Up, But Mostly Without Party Affiliation
The number of people registered to vote in Arizona is on the rise.
Jan. 29, 2014
Sinema Looks Ahead To House Immigration Reform Prospects
A Democratic perspective on the State of the Union from Arizona Rep. Kyrsten Sinema.
Jan. 29, 2014
Lawmakers Debate Spending Millions Of State Tax Dollars To Fund 2015 Super Bowl
State lawmakers are ready to debate whether taxpayers across Arizona should help Glendale pay the costs of hosting next year’s Super Bowl.
Jan. 29, 2014
Committee Approves Spending $100,000 On Legal Costs Of Lawmakers Supporting SB 1070
A bill to allow $100,000 in state spending to pay the legal costs of lawmakers who support SB 1070 has been approved in the Senate Appropriations Committee.
Jan. 29, 2014
Glendale Has A Chance At Hosting NCAA
Glendale is in the running to host the Final Four round of the NCAA basketball tournament between 2017 and 2020.
Jan. 29, 2014

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