KJZZ News

Gloating to friends back east over the cold weather is something many of us do every winter. That cold weather is also an opportunity for the Scottsdale Convention and Visitors Bureau.
Nov. 24, 2014
The way people visit inmates has gotten a digital makeover at Maricopa County jails. Gone are the days of meeting in person, replaced by the largest inmate video visitation system in the country.
Nov. 24, 2014
Arizona’s Game and Fish Department has started stocking the state’s lakes and ponds with rainbow trout. The agency says it will release 340,000 trout over the coming weeks and months. Half the lakes and ponds stocked are in cities and towns.
Nov. 24, 2014
Alzheimer’s disease affects more than five million Americans. One of those is Tempe Mayor Mark Mitchell’s mother. Her illness has prompted Mitchell to push for Tempe to become a “dementia friendly” city.
Nov. 24, 2014
The public now has until Dec. 2 to comment on the Arizona Corporation Commission's proposal to eliminate some of the state's energy efficiency standards.
Nov. 24, 2014
Former Owner of Danny’s Family Car Wash was sentenced to a year in prison for hiring more than 200 unauthorized immigrants.
Nov. 21, 2014
The president’s plan would defer deportation to parents whose kids are either U.S. citizens or permanent legal residents.
Nov. 21, 2014
Something special, and pretty surprising, is happening on Arizona’s college and pro football fields. The home teams are winning ... a lot.
Nov. 21, 2014
The Phoenix Art Museum is bringing in a new leader.
Nov. 21, 2014
Thanksgiving isn’t until next week, which means Christmas is still a month away. That hasn’t stopped a couple of Valley radio stations and many others across the country from already trying to put all of us in the yuletide mood.
Nov. 21, 2014
A decision about the Gila River’s future is expected Monday in New Mexico. A state judge has lifted a temporary restraining order, meaning the Interstate Stream Commission can go ahead with its planned meeting.
Nov. 21, 2014
We put out a call to you to find out what your favorite burritos are in town and, based on your recommendations, we created our own burrito brackets and conducted a tasting in two parts.
Nov. 21, 2014
An unfinished high rise in Chandler finds itself on the business end of an earth mover today. Many city residents considered the abandoned building an eyesore for more than eight years.
Nov. 21, 2014
Mexico has marked the 104th anniversary of the Mexican Revolution. This year, the day was transformed into a platform for nationwide protests. Anguish is mounting over the government’s response to the murders of 43 college students in September.
Nov. 21, 2014
Immigrants around the region have mixed reactions to the long-awaited executive action on immigration that President Barack Obama announced Thursday.
Nov. 21, 2014
What is home? That question is at the heart of an art exhibit at monOrchid gallery in downtown Phoenix. Hugo Medina's exhibit, called “Home” will be on display through Nov. 28.
Nov. 21, 2014
When do traditions or old folk stories become offensive?
Nov. 21, 2014
Dozens of ambitious kids, all between 8 and 13 years old, showed up to audition for MasterChef Junior, the pint-sized cooking competition judged by Chef Gordon Ramsay, at a casting call in Phoenix.
Nov. 21, 2014
He’s one of the most adored television personalities in Arizona. For years he made the young-- and the young-at-heart laugh. But making us laugh wasn’t his first love. It was playing baseball. KJZZ’s Nadine Arroyo Rodriguez tells us more.
Nov. 21, 2014
Tucson’s Desert Diamond Casino is joining the list of institutions that are canceling appearances by comedian Bill Cosby.
Nov. 21, 2014

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