KJZZ News

Government and business leaders have agreed to work on a plan to protect a key reservoir north of Payson from wildfires.
August 27, 2014
A U.S. Justice Department report released Tuesday shows over the last three years the U.S. Attorney’s Office has prosecuted a lot more Indian Nation cases than previous years.
August 27, 2014
The Tohono O’odham Nation plans to break ground on its West Valley casino on Thursday morning, but some say the move has its risks.
August 27, 2014
The Arizona Supreme Court will decide whether conservative Republicans in the state Legislature can challenge Gov. Jan Brewer’s expansion of Medicaid coverage for low-income Arizonans.
August 27, 2014
The state Department of Corrections has picked a company to review its investigation of the nearly two-hour execution of Joseph Wood.
August 27, 2014
Republicans vying for a chance to unseat Democratic Rep. Ann Kirkpatrick in the first Congressional District are locked in a tight race, with the results still too close to call.
August 27, 2014
We continued our series on community—We Are The Valley—with a conversation on the impact of religion and spirituality.
August 27, 2014
Tempe has become the first city in Arizona to include sexual orientation, gender identity and veterans in its city charter as protected classes from employment discrimination.
August 26, 2014
The desert Southwest boasts one of the richest varieties of hummingbird species on the planet. Is it because of their unique sense of taste?
August 26, 2014
Arizona polling places are open until 7 p.m. There have been very few problems at the voting booths in the Phoenix area so far.
August 26, 2014
But many of those who got Early Ballots still have them in their possession. Maricopa County Elections Director Karen Osborne, said there is a simple way to make those votes count.
August 26, 2014
The president of the Phoenix Law Enforcement Association is calling for a change in the way the police department handles mental health calls.
August 26, 2014
Moisture from a hurricane off Mexico’s west coast is expected to combine with our normal monsoonal flow to bring more rain Tuesday.
August 26, 2014
Inaccurate or incomplete information on insurance documents could cost thousands of Arizonans their health coverage under the Affordable Care Act.
August 26, 2014
If you’re planning to book low-cost travel on American Airlines or the formerly Tempe-based US Airways, you’ll have one fewer option available starting Sept. 1.
August 26, 2014
Tempe police and other agencies arrested nearly 400 people on the first weekend of the Safe and Sober campaign.
August 25, 2014
The Department of Veterans Affairs says investigators have found no proof that delays in care caused any deaths at the VA hospital in Phoenix. That goes against allegations by some local VA employees who claimed as many as 40 patients may have died while waiting long periods for treatment.
August 25, 2014
The Navajo Nation’s pool of 17 presidential candidates will be drastically narrowed on Tuesday. Only the top two vote getters in the tribal primary will advance to the general election.
August 25, 2014
About 30 immigration rights advocates and their supporters held a rally outside of the Democratic Party Headquarters on Monday. The group wants the party to endorse their demands on deportation policy.
August 25, 2014
Monday is the last day an assistance center for residents of south Phoenix affected by the recent monsoon storms will be open. The city of Phoenix and state and county officials are in a south Phoenix fire station offering information to area residents affected by the flooding.
August 25, 2014

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