KJZZ News

Tucson Electric Power is halting the use of coal at its largest facility after years of pressure from environmentalists.
Aug. 17, 2015
A recent report by the Federal Aviation Administration shows a record number of passengers started their flights during 2014 at the Yuma International Airport.
Aug. 17, 2015
Three ewes that died in the Catalina Mountains north of Tucson in late July and early August were infected with pneumonia, the Arizona Game and Fish Department announced Friday.
Aug. 17, 2015
Maricopa County sheriff's deputies have arrested a woman they believe mailed a powdery substance to the sheriff's office headquarters in downtown Phoenix in an effort to get her ex-boyfriend in trouble.
Aug. 17, 2015
The Arizona House of Representatives has new plans to modify its building after earlier calls for a $2 million revamp fell through.
Aug. 17, 2015
The Police Officers of Scottsdale Association has given a for-profit telemarketer the boot after being caught up in a media firestorm last year over its fundraising practices. The police group’s two former leaders, meanwhile, have started a similar, statewide nonprofit.
Aug. 17, 2015
More people are visiting the Grand Canyon. National Park Service Officials are reporting a 25 percent increase in visitors from last year.
Aug. 17, 2015
Officials with Arizona Public Service say they broke a record for power demand in 2015 over the weekend.
Aug. 17, 2015
Since the hospital in Douglas, Ariz., closed its doors last month, patients have been forced to head to other medical facilities in Southern Arizona.
Aug. 17, 2015
The Animas River is now open. It’s been more than a week since an EPA crew accidentally released toxic waste from an abandoned mine into the waterway on Aug. 5.
Aug. 15, 2015
The Department of Homeland Security has received increasing scrutiny of its immigrant detention centers, including several in Arizona operated by different DHS agencies.
Aug. 14, 2015
The Arizona State Board of Education has certified the results of this year’s new AZ Merit exams.
Aug. 14, 2015
The State Board of Education has authorized its executive director to fill two vacant staff positions. This despite the strong objections of state schools Chief Diane Douglas.
Aug. 14, 2015
A series of wrong-way driving incidents and crashes last year led to transportation and law enforcement officials in Arizona to team up to try to figure out ways of putting the brakes on the confused motorists.
Aug. 14, 2015
To figure out how significant that is for the U.S. and Arizona, we got in touch with Erik Lee, executive director of the North American Research Partnership.
Aug. 14, 2015
Customers of two of Arizona’s biggest utility companies used more power Thursday than any other day so far this year, and the businesses expected to set another usage record Friday.
Aug. 14, 2015
A lot of us complain about little ailments — a tight back or a headache — that cut back on our workout or just lead to us spending a couple of hours bingeing on some Netflix.
Aug. 14, 2015
A mysterious fungus has been killing rattlesnakes on the east coast - it’s been ID’d in at least nine eastern states.
Aug. 14, 2015
New research from ASU shows parts of the Valley are sinking by up to two centimeters year — that’s a little less than an inch — because of the pumping of groundwater.
Aug. 14, 2015
A federal judge this week ruled Phoenix can prevent pet stores from selling animals raised in so-called “puppy mills.”
Aug. 14, 2015

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