KJZZ News

Cesar Chavez Park in Laveen will be getting a new look over the next year. Saturday, the City of Phoenix will break ground on a two-acre dog park, an outdoor amphitheater and two athletic fields.
March 27, 2015
KJZZ's The Show is featuring communities, businesses, people and other spots around Central Avenue to explore the unique and interesting culture of central Phoenix. The Central Avenue corridor spans from North Mountain to South Mountain and is home to historic neighborhoods, major financial and business institutions and a thriving local culture.
March 27, 2015
Thanks to a tip from the Phoenix office of the Drug Enforcement Administration, a multi-million dollar drug cartel originating in Tempe, has been dismantled in Indianapolis.
March 27, 2015
Teachers, students and legislators all spoke about school funding at Thursday night’s Peoria Unified School District’s board meeting.
March 27, 2015
Medical marijuana researcher Dr. Sue Sisley is another step closer to beginning clinical trials in Arizona. Sisley plans to conduct the research in the Phoenix area.
March 27, 2015
The unauthorized immigrant workforce in the U.S. has remained relatively stable since the Great Recession began in 2007 to 2012, but there have been shifts in employment, according to new research. The data reveals the impact on industries in Arizona.
March 27, 2015
The state Department of Administration says Arizona's economy gained 29,600 non-farm jobs last month with the government accounting for 15,800 of the jobs.
March 27, 2015
The Arizona Legislature is pushing two bills that would make it harder for residents to prevent stores that sell liquor from moving into their neighborhood.
March 27, 2015
Senate Bill 1094 criminalizes behaviors including begging within 15 feet of an ATM, repeatedly asking for money or touching someone while panhandling.
March 27, 2015
Backed by grocery stores, restaurants and retailers, the Arizona House on Thursday voted to block cities and counties from getting in the way of the ultimate question: paper or plastic?
March 27, 2015
Arizona lawmakers on Thursday revived an effort to bring the state into compliance with federal security rules for driver's licenses that threaten to keep residents from boarding airplanes starting next year unless state law is changed.
March 27, 2015
Ducey announced Thursday that Jared Gorshe, a Northern Arizona University senior, will be the student regent.
March 27, 2015
A bill to remove Herb Yazzie comes shortly after the high court reaffirmed an order requiring the tribe's belated presidential election to be held without further delay.
March 27, 2015
KJZZ's The Show is featuring communities, businesses, people and other spots around Central avenue to explore the unique and interesting culture of central Phoenix. The Central avenue corridor spans from North Mountain to South Mountain and is home to historic neighborhoods, major financial and business institutions and a thriving local culture.
March 27, 2015
The Arizona Department of Transportation closed a 23-mile section of the highway near Page and paved an alternate route on the Navajo Nation.
March 26, 2015
Dairy farms in southern New Mexico have submitted a plan to the state that will help prevent groundwater contamination beneath their properties.
March 26, 2015
Singer/songwriter Ryan Bingham had his career breakthrough when music he wrote for the Jeff Bridges film "Crazy Heart" won an Oscar, a Golden Globe and a Grammy.
March 26, 2015
Arizona State University’s men’s basketball program has become the place where head coaches’ careers go to die — or at least become very ill.
March 26, 2015
Students across the country have been visiting the Grand Canyon without having to fill out a permission slip. It’s part of the national park’s distance learning program.
March 26, 2015
Jenissa Yauney and Michelina Abrahamzon are getting ready for a showing of "Les Miserables" at the Arizona Broadway Theatre. You can catch that show through April 4.
March 26, 2015

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