KJZZ News

A court battle between two legislative candidates over forged signatures on nominating petitions could have statewide implications.
June 27, 2014
With the first monsoon thunderstorms about to hit Arizona, the state’s utilities are trying to assure customers they’re ready for the challenges storms put on electrical power.
June 27, 2014
Ever thought of digging up some history at a cemetery? No, not that kind of digging! It’s more like locating important people who once impacted a village, a city and even a state. There’s such a place right here in the Valley.
June 27, 2014
The San Juan Wildfire has spread to 5,000 acres of forest in the White Mountains of northeast Arizona and is threatening 90 structures.
June 27, 2014
Thursday night was all about immigration. Candidates running to replace longtime U.S. Representative Ed Pastor talked about how they will push immigration reform at a forum at South Mountain Community College.
June 27, 2014
Attorneys for six Arizona death row inmates are suing the Department of Corrections.
June 27, 2014
A growing Latino population in Arizona could impact the state’s political stage sooner than predicted. That was the discussion Thursday among political experts at a state-wide forum.
June 26, 2014
A wildfire broke out earlier today in northern Arizona and has already grown to more than a thousand acres. The San Juan Fire started on the Fort Apache reservation around noon, but has already spread into the Apache Sitgreaves National Forest.
June 26, 2014
An advocate for Arizona women’s health providers said she’s disappointed the United States Supreme Court has struck down a Massachusetts abortion law. Thursday’s ruling means Massachusetts can no longer prohibit protests from being staged close to abortion clinics.
June 26, 2014
A new study by the California Dropout Research Project reported high school dropouts are costing Arizona billions of dollars in lost economic activity. Some Valley mayors said more needs to be done to help students graduate.
June 26, 2014
The National Weather Service issued a red flag warning for Northern Arizona today, including Flagstaff and parts of Coconino and Navajo County.
June 26, 2014
Federal land managers say a lawsuit by Nevada ranchers and others demanding acceleration of wild horse roundups doesn't pass legal muster, but even is if it did, they don't have the money or the room at U.S. corrals to gather more mustangs.
June 26, 2014
Twenty-two athletes will be featured in the ESPN The Magazine Body Issue, which will hit newsstands on July 11.
June 26, 2014
A state commission decided Wednesday to let voters determine in November whether members of the state Legislature will get a pay raise for the first time since 1998.
June 26, 2014
Two top Department of Veterans Affairs officials are stepping down, the beleaguered agency announced Wednesday as it continued reeling from complaints that thousands of veterans have endured long waits for appointments and poor medical care.
June 26, 2014
Almost a year has passed since the 19 Granite Mountain Hot Shots were killed in a wildfire near Prescott. The aftermath of the blaze has been captured in a series of color photographs now on exhibit in Phoenix. The photographer hopes his images will help people deal with the emotional scars from the Yarnell Hill Wildfire.
June 26, 2014
Arizona's Superintendent of Public Instruction John Huppenthal publicly apologized Wednesday for comments he made under a pseudonym on a political blog.
June 25, 2014
More than 70,000 undocumented students in Arizona are eligible to apply for the Deferred Action Plan this year. But so far, less than half of the eligible students have applied.
June 25, 2014
Jenny Mollen is the author of “I Like You Just The Way I Am.”
June 25, 2014
Arizona Attorney General Tom Horne has been under fire from multiple corners for months.
June 25, 2014

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