KJZZ News

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency says that health care facilities commonly flush unused drugs. Trace amounts of pharmaceuticals have been found in many U.S. waterways.
Sep. 1, 2015
Rural communities across the country are losing their hospitals at an increasing rate — 57 rural hospitals have closed over the last 5 years.
Sep. 1, 2015
Despite its remote location, the Colorado River at the bottom of the Grand Canyon is dealing with pollution.
Sep. 1, 2015
Phoenix Zoo staff and cleanup crews are removing debris spread throughout the property. Monday night’s storm caused minor damage, including torn down trees. A couple trees on pathway fences.
Sep. 1, 2015
This morning, the Coalition to Recall Diane Douglas began their efforts to recall the Superintendent Of Public Instruction.
Sep. 1, 2015
There are 600 pages of proposed rules for the state's Department of Child Safety, and foster family advocates are saying not enough is being done to educate people about what may be changing.
Sep. 1, 2015
A federal appeals court ruled Monday that the rights of three Phoenix police officers were not violated when investigators took DNA samples from them while looking into the death of another officer.
Sep. 1, 2015
Authorities are trying to determine if the same person fired gunshots at four vehicles along a Phoenix freeway over a three-day span.
Sep. 1, 2015
Thousands of valley residents are still without power following last nights storms. Strong winds knocked down trees and power lines making it a busy morning for area utility companies.
Sep. 1, 2015
The upcoming retirement of Arizona Supreme Court Justice Rebecca White Berch means the search is on for her replacement.
Sep. 1, 2015
Glendale police Detective Roger Geisler tracked down and arrested a suspect in the city’s oldest cold-case homicide. Here's how he approaches these unsolved cases.
Sep. 1, 2015
Democratic leaders in the House of Representatives on Monday raised the possibility of impeachment proceedings against New Mexico's top elections official after allegations of fraud, embezzlement and money laundering were leveled against her by the state attorney general.
Sep. 1, 2015
Activists are trying to recall the Arizona's schools chief. The Coalition to Recall Diane Douglas filed an application with the secretary of state’s office Tuesday.
Sep. 1, 2015
The state of Arizona is pulling the license of a group home operator out of concern for the safety of the foster children who lived there.
Aug. 31, 2015
As the costs of high school athletics rise and education funding in Arizona continues to be squeezed, revenue streams like this have become critical to maintaining the viability of high school sports in the state.
Aug. 31, 2015
It’s been 10 years since he responded to the devastation that was left in the wake of Hurricane Katrina, but the memories are still clear for Phoenix Fire Department Capt. Darrell B. Wiseman.
Aug. 31, 2015
Blythe will soon become home to a 485-megawatt photovoltaic solar facility. The desert town of 20,000 people sits just west of the Colorado River in California, across from the Arizona border.
Aug. 31, 2015
Motorists traveling between Phoenix and Globe on the US 60 will have to be patient this week. The Arizona Department of Transportation is closing parts of the highway for road work.
Aug. 31, 2015
It may only be the end of August, but health officials in Arizona are thinking about the flu season.
Aug. 31, 2015
It's no secret that Save Our State Now and the Free Enterprise Club spent more than $3 million last year to elect Doug Little and Tom Forese to the Arizona Corporation Commission.
Aug. 31, 2015

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