KJZZ News

Driving around the Valley over the past several days, you may have seen some tents with banners flapping in parking lots. They tend to pop up around July Fourth and New Year’s.
Jul. 2, 2015
Since the great recession, the steady drumbeat of increasing the number of college graduates and diversifying the Arizona economy has gotten louder.
Jul. 2, 2015
Has the Valley missed an opportunity to move from car culture to bike-friendly?
Jul. 2, 2015
It’s been another challenging week in the realm of for-profit education.
Jul. 2, 2015
The past few nights have featured some pretty spectacular light shows in the Valley with bolts of lightning crackling.
Jul. 2, 2015
A 20-story office building on the corner of Central and Washington recently sold for more than $93 million.
Jul. 2, 2015
A South American company that builds massive lagoons is looking to expand into Arizona and other western states.
Jul. 2, 2015
Researchers at the University of Arizona wanted to find out why we throw away so much food at home.
Jul. 2, 2015
Listen to Miranda Vasquez, a camp counselor for Kids Camp at Skateland in Chandler.
Jul. 2, 2015
Fireworks, parades, picnics, barbecues — and sometimes monsoon storms — are all part of Independence Day celebration festivities in Phoenix, but many underestimate the risks involved with the use of fireworks.
Jul. 2, 2015
The legislature’s budget analysts report Arizona has brought in $257 million more than expected so far this year. That, predictably, has led to discussions about what to do with that money.
Jul. 2, 2015
Record low levels of water in Lake Mead are causing cutbacks in Arizona’s share of hydropower. The current drought has reduced the dam’s capacity to generate electricity by about 25 percent.
Jul. 2, 2015
North American wild horses will not be considered a threatened or endangered species. The United States Fish and Wildlife service denied the proposal Wednesday.
Jul. 2, 2015
Mohave is the latest county to consider raising taxes this yea, and some county officials are blaming the state budget for the increase.
Jul. 2, 2015
Proudly flying the American flag on the fourth of July has been a common sight. But when those flags wear out and tear, they are supposed to be disposed of.
Jul. 2, 2015
Roosevelt Row is experiencing a Renaissance. Restaurants, art galleries and condos dot this stretch of downtown Phoenix. Part of the City of Phoenix’s effort to further improve this hipster-friendly corridor involves creating shade, a very precious commodity.
Jul. 2, 2015
The unique hydrology beneath the city of Williams makes their search for groundwater difficult. But other towns on the Colorado Plateau may have to learn from their experience.
Jul. 2, 2015
Astronomers expect the Giant Magellan Telescope will see 10 times better than the Hubble Space Telescope, which is marking its 25th year in Earth orbit.
Jul. 2, 2015
The Arizona Department of Child Safety will be making more information public on cases of child abuse that result in fatality. The agency’s expanded disclosure requirements go into effect Friday.
Jul. 2, 2015
Arizona’s tropical-like weather promotes a flurry of mating activity for birds, centipedes, plants, tarantulas, toads and other animals.
Jul. 2, 2015

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