KJZZ News

He admits it's a political longshot, but state Rep. Mark Cardenas, D-Phoenix hopes to convince colleagues this coming session to legalize marijuana for recreational use.
Dec. 31, 2014
Snow is falling in northern Arizona and there’s the possibility that parts of the Valley might see a smattering of snow. Ken Waters is with the National Weather Service.
Dec. 31, 2014
Attorneys for Chris Deschene argue the disqualification is void because it was issued by former Chief Hearing Officer Richie Nez, who was removed from the post after it was discovered he did not meet qualifications.
Dec. 31, 2014
Members of a Phoenix transit union voted against a new contract proposed by bus service provider First Transit Tuesday night. Negotiations involve the drivers of 14 Phoenix bus routes.
Dec. 31, 2014
The state of Arizona will cover about half the cost of repairs needed at a Mojave County fish hatchery that raises trout for planting in the state.
Dec. 30, 2014
The Arizona Supreme Court will announce Wednesday morning whether it’ll allow a group of GOP state lawmakers to challenge Arizona’s Medicaid expansion plan.
Dec. 30, 2014
Officials with the Coconino National forest are welcoming a winter storm system that could bring several inches of snow to northern Arizona on Wednesday. The agency said the extra moisture is needed to safely complete several prescribed burns.
Dec. 30, 2014
More than 380 workers are being laid off in northern Arizona as the Mineral Park copper mine near Kingman prepares to suspend operations.
Dec. 30, 2014
New York City’s glittery ball drop is probably the most famous New Year’s Eve event in the country. But you don’t actually have to leave Arizona to see a dropping object to ring in 2015.
Dec. 29, 2014
An account has been set up to help the family of an officer who was shot and killed over the weekend, Flagstaff police said.
Dec. 29, 2014
For the second year in a row, Salt River Project is draining portions of the Arizona, Grand and Crosscut canals for debris removal, maintenance and construction projects starting Monday. If you saw what they did last year, then you know barely a drop of water gets left behind. Which begs the question: what about the fish? Turns out, SRP is quite keen on saving as many fish as possible.
Dec. 29, 2014
The busy holiday travel season along with the influx of tourists for the Valley’s bowl games means lots more flights and lots more noise. And for residents in the historic FQ Story neighborhood in Central Phoenix, it made for a particularly loud holiday weekend.
Dec. 29, 2014
Arizona Cardinals Coach Bruce Ariens said the team still has a chance for success in the playoffs, despite some key injuries. The Cardinals face the North Carolina Panthers in the first round of the NFC playoffs on Saturday.
Dec. 29, 2014
Phoenix is known as an oasis in the desert, but can it become a city in a forest? There are some big local organizations and a big game that are trying to make that happen.
Dec. 29, 2014
Large companies will have to provide health benefits to employees under Affordable Care Act mandates starting next month, and it may spark a big shift in the way corporate America pays for coverage.
Dec. 29, 2014
Starting Saturday night, a hard freeze warning will go into effect for parts of Mohave County in Western Arizona. Justin Pullin is a meteorologist with the National Weather Service. He says temperatures will start to drop Friday.
Dec. 26, 2014
Residents of Central Phoenix will want to consider alternate routes for the area starting Friday evening. Saturday’s Fiesta Bowl Parade route will cut through nearly two miles of major roadways.
Dec. 26, 2014
Arizona Sen. John McCain is in Baghdad for meetings with Iraqi officials and U.S. military leaders. McCain wants to get an update on the fight against the Islamic state known as ISIS.
Dec. 26, 2014
Arizona has had 13 Democratic governors and nine Republicans. Most of our state leaders have been men. But Did You Know Arizona is the first state to have four women governors?
Dec. 26, 2014
Ever wish you could jump in and join your favorite Marvel heroes? KJZZ’s Annika Cline stepped inside the Marvel Experience, a traveling exhibition making its debut in Phoenix, that puts you at the center of a Marvel story.
Dec. 26, 2014

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