KJZZ News

Fred Croxen
The Plant Atlas Project is an ongoing effort to catalogue Arizona’s native vegetation. Upcoming winter rains will offer a window to collect some of the flowering plants needed for that inventory.
Nov. 25, 2015
LGBT senior citizens can feel isolated. A city program focuses on connecting members in the community during holidays.
Nov. 25, 2015
John James
Millions of people will take a plane, train or automobile to travel this holiday season. But to commentator John James' dismay, if you plan to travel by train to Phoenix, you’ll probably have to take a car too.
Nov. 25, 2015
Pinal County Sheriff Paul Babeu
Sheriff Paul Babeu said the non-lethal guns fire a Tootsie Roll-sized projectile at about 90 miles per hour.
Nov. 25, 2015
Bob Stump
A former judge has been named to review thousands of texts the Attorney General’s office says it's recovered from Bob Stump’s state-issued cellphone.
Nov. 25, 2015
Comet C/2013 US10 Catalina
A podcast about Comet Catalina, a comet discovered in Tucson, reached more than 100,000 downloads in less than a week.
Nov. 25, 2015
U.S. Supreme Court
The high court will consider whether the Arizona Independent Redistricting Commission violated the U.S. Constitution when it drew legislative lines in 2010.
Nov. 25, 2015
Airplane taking off from Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport
There will be increased traffic at Sky Harbor International Airport this weekend because of Thanksgiving travel.
Nov. 25, 2015
Liz Warren
Liz Warren is a writer, teacher, and the director of the Storytelling Institute at South Mountain Community College. Warren is one of the mentors of the Arizona Storytellers Project and helps coach the tellers.
Nov. 25, 2015
epa mine
Officials in southwest Colorado are asking for a federally funded cleanup of inactive mines, including the one that spewed millions of gallons of contamination into waters in three states.
Nov. 24, 2015
ponderosa pine forests
Flowering plants commonly duplicate their genome, or their entire set of genes, as part of their evolution. But research has said coniferous plants, like Pine and Spruce trees, don’t do this. Now, a University of Arizona lab is arguing otherwise.
Nov. 24, 2015
Thanksgiving Volunteering
This time of year, many people want to give thanks by giving their time to those in need.
Nov. 24, 2015
Arizona students handprints to a banner
A University of Arizona professor is leading a delegation to Paris for the United Nations Climate Conference starting next week.
Nov. 24, 2015
turkey
Maybe it is time to do something a little different this Thanksgiving - like giving dinner a Southwestern twist.
Nov. 24, 2015
State Senator Carlyle Begay changed parties on Monday. Northern Arizona University political scientist Fred Solop spoke about what sort of impact that decision could have.
Nov. 24, 2015
Arizona Board of Regents
The Arizona Board of Regents and university presidents continue to be ambitious.
Nov. 24, 2015
Medical marijuana
The Arizona Supreme Court last week stepped into the legal debate over whether having a medical marijuana card can keep a driver from being charged with a DUI.
Nov. 24, 2015
University of Arizona
The University of Arizona Press is teaming up with The Feminist Wire — an online publication that counters what its founders considered an anti-feminist movement.
Nov. 24, 2015
Fire Rescue
With dozens of mountain rescues each year, Valley firefighters practiced high-elevation, high-angle rescues at the Agua Fria Power Station in Glendale.
Nov. 24, 2015
On Tuesday, Valley Metro said CEO Steve Banta would be stepping down from his position at the regional transit agency, effective in January.
Nov. 24, 2015

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