KJZZ News

KJZZ is exploring what it means to be part of a community in a series called "We Are The Valley." Today we’re discussing a lesser-known 12-step recovery group. Al-Anon is made up of people who have friends or family who have been affected by alcoholism.
December 03, 2014
Arizona’s economy has generally not come back as quickly as some other states after the Great Recession. So will 2015 be any better than 2014?
December 03, 2014
Trial has been postponed for the Phoenix woman who left her kids in a hot car while she went to a job interview.
December 03, 2014
In the Grand Canyon, the Colorado River flows for 296 miles free from dams and other development. Many say the man responsible is Martin Litton, a legendary conservationist and boatman. Litton died Sunday in his California home. He was 97.
December 03, 2014
A court is scheduled to hear arguments in Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio's appeal of a ruling that concluded his officers have racially profiled Latinos in vehicle stops.
December 03, 2014
The University of Arizona has been awarded a four-year, $3.6 million grant to establish public health training centers.
December 03, 2014
A state appellate court says Arizona law didn't require Mesa to get voter approval for borrowing to pay for a light rail extension project.
December 03, 2014
The Maricopa County Commission on Trial Court Appointments will review the applications, conduct interviews and recommend at least three people for each open seat. Those recommendations go to Gov.-elect Doug Ducey for appointment.
December 03, 2014
Another lawsuit has been rejected in the highly contested 2nd Congressional District race between Martha McSally and Ron Barber. A Tucson lawyer sued the Secretary of State over the recount process.
December 03, 2014
A group of Maryvale High School students meets once a week to pray before school. One freshman says it helps him cope with high school life.
December 03, 2014
There’s a new name for the U.S. Airways Center where the Phoenix Suns, Mercury and Rattlers play their home games.
December 02, 2014
The City of Mesa is looking to extend the life of its landfills by asking for the shirt on your back — when you no longer want it.
December 02, 2014
The Arizona Supreme Court will hear two cases about medical marijuana next year.
December 02, 2014
A brush fire that scorched more than 500 acres north of Flagstaff is fully contained.
December 02, 2014
The federal judge presiding over the racial profiling case against Sheriff Joe Arpaio said he is considering appointing a federal prosecutor to pursue criminal contempt proceedings against the sheriff.
December 02, 2014
Lawyers for Jodi Arias have asked a judge to take the death penalty off the table at her sentencing retrial because three witnesses on her behalf have refused to testify in open court.
December 02, 2014
A recount of nearly 220,000 ballots cast in the 2nd Congressional District will begin later this week after the results of the Nov. 4 election were formally certified on Monday.
December 02, 2014
A federal appeals court has denied former Arizona Congressman Rick Renzi’s request for another hearing in his appeal of corruption, money laundering and other convictions.
December 02, 2014
If you’re looking to harvest your own Christmas tree this holiday season, your options are quickly dwindling. Coconino National Forest sold its last permit at noon on Tuesday.
December 02, 2014
Power plants are the number one source of carbon pollution in the United States. Today is the final day to comment on the Environmental Protection Agency’s proposed Clean Power Plan. The EPA has received a record number of comments.
December 02, 2014

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