KJZZ News

haboob
On July 5, 2011, a massive dust storm rolled over the Phoenix area. The National Weather Service called it “historic.” The haboob made headlines and it jump started the career of one Valley man who happened to be in the right place at the right time — camera in hand.
Jun. 24, 2016
Rep. Cecilia Vasquez
The Arizona state representative indicted on food stamp fraud charges does not plan to seek re-election. Rep. Cecilia Velasquez filed papers with the Secretary of State’s Office on Friday to remove her name from the ballot.
Jun. 24, 2016
Gold King Mine dump
New Mexico has filed a complaint against Colorado with the U.S. Supreme Court, saying Colorado should be held responsible for decisions that led up the August 2015 spill.
Jun. 24, 2016
Firefighting and police work are male-dominated careers. But the Girl Scouts of Southern Arizona are hosting the "Catching Fury" camp this weekend to get girls more interested in public safety careers.
Jun. 24, 2016
Rep. Cecilia Vasquez
Minority Leader Rep. Eric Meyer said that he had spoken with Rep. Cecilia Velasquez of Litchfield Park and urged her to resign.
Jun. 24, 2016
Firefighters battling the Cedar Fire are facing yet another challenge as they work to contain the blaze, which has already charred more than 45,000 acers: drones.
Jun. 24, 2016
Arizona's Department of Health Services lab
A new case of measles was diagnosed Wednesday in Pinal County, bringing the total to 18 in an outbreak that began last month at a detention center in Eloy.
Jun. 24, 2016
Phoenix FBI building
Federal authorities have joined the investigation into five murders in Phoenix's Maryvale neighborhood.
Jun. 24, 2016
When it comes to economic development, some business and government leaders are calling this “Mexico’s Moment.” Opportunities are being touted during the Arizona-Mexico Commission Summit taking place in Scottsdale.
Jun. 24, 2016
Dr. Venkatesh Ramaiah
For millions of Americans, living with clogged arteries can lead to pain and fatigue, particularly in the legs and sometimes leading to amputation. But a new device being tested at a Valley hospital may help clear the way for some patients to live pain free.
Jun. 24, 2016
How many Arizonans use power and pay for it could soon change. The state’s largest power company has proposed shifting most households to a new kind of rate – one that no major utility in the country has ever required.
Jun. 23, 2016
The Arizona monsoon season officially started last week and a dose of dust was unleashed on downtown Phoenix Thursday. What's the best way to settle the sand?
Jun. 23, 2016
The Chandler City Council this evening is scheduled to vote to enter into an agreement with the Export-Import Bank – it would make Chandler the first city in Arizona to do so.
Jun. 23, 2016
Navajo Nation seal
Communities in the Navajo Nation now will be able to use funds from the so-called junk food tax to create wellness projects.
Jun. 23, 2016
College baseball’s World Series is well underway in Omaha, Nebraska, and the University of Arizona Wildcats are still alive in the double-elimination tournament.
Jun. 23, 2016
Copa America Centenario Games logo
The Copa America Centenario USMNT v. Colombia match kicks off at 5:00 p.m. Saturday at the University of Phoenix Stadium.
Jun. 23, 2016
heat hiking sign
The Phoenix Parks and Recreation Department rolled out a program this week to educate hotel concierges on how to talk to guests about hiking safety.
Jun. 23, 2016
Donald Trump
If Trump were to win the presidency this November and was able to implement those plans, how could that affect the Phoenix area’s housing market?
Jun. 23, 2016
lifeguard
Listen to the sounds of Tristan Gaynor lifeguarding at a public pool.
Jun. 23, 2016
A handful of Valley cities are talking about something the state does not seem inclined to discuss: raising taxes.
Jun. 23, 2016

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