KJZZ News

Scientists have identified a lot of potential impacts of climate change, but new research suggests there’s one that the American West specifically has to prepared for: increased demand for electricity.
May 21, 2015
Listen to Joe Bastek picking peaches with his family at Schnepf Farms in Queen Creek.
May 21, 2015
The issue of sex trafficking in Arizona started receiving a lot of attention among the broader public earlier this year when the Valley hosted the Super Bowl.
May 21, 2015
A brush fire is burning 10 miles north of Sonoita in Southern Arizona. The Oak Tree Fire has already burned 2,000 acres and is 20 percent contained.
May 21, 2015
Attorneys for State School Superintendent Diane Douglas and the State Board of Education were in court Thursday morning.
May 21, 2015
Federal authorities say a Mexican gray wolf has been shot and killed in southwestern New Mexico after it was exhibiting escalating nuisance behavior.
May 21, 2015
After nearly 60 years in business, the last Bill Johnson's Big Apple restaurant is shutting its doors.
May 21, 2015
Sexual orientation has been added to a list of reasons why Maricopa County employees will not face discrimination in the workplace.
May 21, 2015
Major media provider Comcast has announced it will establish a customer service center in Tucson.
May 21, 2015
School officials announced Wednesday that effective immediately, the Theta Chi chapter must cease all activity on the Tucson campus.
May 21, 2015
Lance Cpl. Matthew Determan of Maricopa, Arizona, was among several people who were injured when the MV-22 Osprey went down at Bellows Air Force Station outside Honolulu on Sunday.
May 21, 2015
Councilmembers narrowly approved the ban with a 4-3 vote Tuesday, making it a secondary offense to smoke in a car with people under the age of 18 present.
May 21, 2015
A judge is being asked to resolve the ongoing power struggle between Arizona's schools chief and the state Board of Education.
May 21, 2015
Celine Rille grew up in the United Kingdom. Today, she runs a marketing and design business in Phoenix. But through most of her schooling, Celine had trouble fitting in with the latest trends.
May 21, 2015
If you think there are more people on the freeway or in line at the grocery store, there’s a reason for that. The latest census numbers show more people are moving into Arizona.
May 20, 2015
In her own words, here is the story of an Alhambra High School senior from KJZZ's Spot 127 Youth Media Center in Maryvale who is getting ready to go to college.
May 20, 2015
On Earth Day of last year, Bisbee became the first city in Arizona to ban plastic bags. Now it’s holding its ground, even though the legislature has prohibited such bans.
May 20, 2015
Federal bank regulators have scheduled a workshop on border banking challenges in Nogales, Ariz. next month. The workshop comes amidst growing concerns by Arizona border businesses about access to banking services.
May 20, 2015
Shareholders of Arizona Public Service’s parent company voted down a proposal to require the company to more fully disclose what it spends on political campaigns.
May 20, 2015
Eliminating the personal income tax in Arizona is a topic that's been floated before. But the average Arizonan may not have heard non-economists talk about until last fall
May 20, 2015

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