KJZZ News

Medical marijuana
Under current law, EBT cards cannot be used at liquor stores, racing facilities, tribal casinos and strip clubs. Rep. Kate Brophy McGee wants to add medical marijuana dispensaries to the list.
Feb. 17, 2016
Independence High School
Glendale police say one of the girls approached the 15-year-old boy the day before, telling him she needed it for protection.
Feb. 17, 2016
Arizona Department of Child Safety logo
Arizona’s child welfare system says it needs money for staff to lighten crushing caseloads. But legislators at Tuesday’s committee hearing questioned the agency’s turnover rate.
Feb. 17, 2016
Chandler home
Phoenix Planning and Development Department wants to hire 19 people to keep up with growth.
Feb. 16, 2016
Medical marijuana
Some council members are crying foul over the statewide ballot initiative after learning about a key provision that could limit their control.
Feb. 16, 2016
Textbooks, school, education
The Arizona Legislature is one step closer to restoring tens of millions of dollars cut last year from high school career and technical education programs.
Feb. 16, 2016
Remington
What does an art museum do when it suspects one of its works is a fake? In the case of the ASU Art Museum, it turns that into an exhibit.
Feb. 16, 2016
University of Arizona
The arm of the University of Arizona that helps faculty commercialize their research is reporting more and more success.
Feb. 16, 2016
U.S. Supreme Court
The death of U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia leaves the high court short handed.
Feb. 16, 2016
arizona geological survey logo
The area in and around Eloy, which is approximately 60 miles southeast of Phoenix, is sinking.
Feb. 16, 2016
drone
An Arizona Senate committee is expected Tuesday to take up a bill that would set regulations for drone use in the state.
Feb. 16, 2016
The Phoenix Chorale won a Grammy for “Best Choral Performance” for their recording of Rachmaninoff: All Night Vigil.
Feb. 16, 2016
black family genealogy and history society
February is Black History Month, but history is not always easy to track down, especially for African Americans, whose family history is often obscured by hundreds of years of slavery.
Feb. 16, 2016
Pope Francis’ journey across Mexico will end on Wednesday in Ciudad Juárez, a city with deep wounds that go as far back as the Mexican Revolution.
Feb. 16, 2016
Saguaro National Park
The trail was identified in the 2009 Comprehensive Trails Plan to be converted into an ADA Challenge Trail. The trail will be closed starting Feb. 22 through the end of May.
Feb. 16, 2016
El Niño jet stream patterns
It’s been several weeks since the desert Southwest has seen precipitation — but weather forecasters say it’s not a signal El Niño has come and gone.
Feb. 16, 2016
A lot of pollen is expected in the air during this El Nino year.
Feb. 16, 2016
The proposal would say that lawmakers could do whatever they want to voter-approved measure as long as they do it by the same margin as it was approved by voters.
Feb. 16, 2016
Pope Francis’ journey across Mexico will end on Wednesday in Ciudad Juárez, a city with deep wounds that go as far back as the Mexican Revolution.
Feb. 16, 2016
Arizona Department of Child Safety logo
Lawmakers are scheduled to consider how much money to direct to Arizona’s child welfare system at a budget hearing Tuesday. The Department of Child Safety is dealing with growing numbers of kids in out-of-home care.
Feb. 16, 2016

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