KJZZ News

Jupiter's icy moon Europa and its complex terrain patterns
A thermal camera being built by Arizona State University, E-THEMIS, can identify areas where water on Jupiter’s moon Europa has recently come to the surface – prime candidates for further analysis by the mission's other instruments.
Oct. 3, 2016
Bell Road-Grand Avenue interchange project
The end is in sight for the Bell Road closure at Grand Avenue in Surprise. Bell Road has been closed in both directions since April 1.
Oct. 3, 2016
Arrowhead Ranch workers
Agriculture was a key industry long before Maricopa County transformed into one the nation’s most populous regions. Undocumented citrus workers went on strike 39 years ago today in the West Valley.
Oct. 3, 2016
Gary Johnson
Gary Johnson, the Libertarian candidate for president, was in Phoenix Saturday afternoon. The event was packed, but came on the heels of well publicized gaffes by the candidate.
Oct. 1, 2016
Faced with the choice of using Proposition 123 money on teachers or classrooms, most districts chose teachers.
Sep. 30, 2016
There are going to be a lot of efforts between now and November 8 to try to get you to vote, but most of them probably won’t be as colorful – or graphic – as the one at the Arizona Capitol Museum.
Sep. 30, 2016
Paul Penzone
KJZZ's Jimmy Jenkins breaks down the latest development in the race for the Maricopa County Sheriff's office.
Sep. 30, 2016
Among many potential titles, Valley creative Leah Marche, who is a stage poet and storyteller, is a self-described arts entrepreneur. "I want to do it myself. I want to own my own business. I want to be in control, run things," Marche said.
Sep. 30, 2016
 Interstate 8 bridge
Arizona’s highway performance was in the top half nationally in 2012, according to a new report.
Sep. 30, 2016
Libertarian Presidential candidate Gary Johnson will be campaigning in Phoenix Saturday, with an afternoon rally scheduled at the Phoenix Airport Marriott.
Sep. 30, 2016
quiz show logo
We're bringing back Leszek Pawlowicz, our resident quiz master who has won a Jeopardy! Tournament of Champions. He'll take on KJZZ host and producer Lauren Gilger.
Sep. 30, 2016
Phoenix VA hospital.
The new director of the Phoenix Veterans Affairs Health Care system will officially start her post on Sunday and the new appointment is receiving some criticism.
Sep. 30, 2016
Airborne Time Domain Electromagnetic Survey
The Bureau of Reclamation is charged with managing water — an important job in Yuma, where irrigation is key to the area’s agriculture industry. The Bureau’s Yuma Office recently conducted surveys to better understand the region’s groundwater.
Sep. 30, 2016
voter registration page
The Arizona Attorney General's Office will not order Secretary of State Michele Reagan to give voters an extra day to register — that’s despite the fact that the final day lands on a holiday.
Sep. 30, 2016
Seen as the broadest school choice initiative in the country — the Nevada Supreme Court has ruled that their state's voucher-style Education Savings Accounts program has an unconstitutional funding mechanism that should remain blocked.
Sep. 30, 2016
Bedelicia Reyna
Proposition 123 was passed — where does that money go? This is the first of KJZZ's yearlong series that delves into the classrooms of teachers from across the West Valley and beyond.
Sep. 30, 2016
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The city of Phoenix has sent a cease-and-desist letter to GOP Presidential candidate Donald Trump’s campaign saying they violated federal and state law by using copyrighted materials in a campaign ad.
Sep. 30, 2016
early voting sites
There are 25 sites in the county that voters can visit to cast a ballot early between Oct. 12 and Nov. 4, though hours at the sites vary.
Sep. 30, 2016
"John" poster for Stray Cat Theatre
Watching "John" is not unlike eavesdropping on a very long, fascinating conversation in a restaurant, while eating the delicious meal set before you.
Sep. 30, 2016
For several years art dealers have purchased sacred artifacts and had exported them overseas, where often French auction houses have sold them off to the highest bidder.
Sep. 29, 2016

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