KJZZ News

Sheriff’s deputies are continuing their investigation into the explosion Monday night in New River that cost a Glendale man a leg and seriously injured his other leg.
November 07, 2013
A two-year-old boy is dead, after what appears to have been a tragic accident on a narrow dirt road in Cave Creek.
November 07, 2013
A prison reform group is urging the state to overhaul its prison health care system, saying inadequate care has led to more deaths in the prison system
November 07, 2013
Arizona lawmakers may be about ready to kill the idea of building a border fence with donated money. A state law in 2011 set up a committee to solicit funds to put up fencing on private property.
November 07, 2013
In the middle of a busy downtown Phoenix is a quiet place created for meditating. It is a garden filled with trees, fish and waterfalls. Sounds impossible, but it is true.
November 07, 2013
If you are planning to be in the West Valley late Sunday, be aware, you will be far from alone. Unusually heavy traffic is expected on the roads and freeways as a NASCAR race, the Arizona Cardinals game and a concert at Jobing.com Arena bring people to the west side.
November 07, 2013
The state of Arizona is funding a $5 million grant to help Northern Arizona University produce caseworkers for Child Protective Services.
November 07, 2013
Both the plaintiffs and defendants are now appealing a judge’s ruling on a case involving smuggling immigrants into the U.S.
November 06, 2013
One of the largest solar power plants in the world has started producing electricity in the Arizona desert. The Solana Generating Station went online a few weeks ago.
November 06, 2013
In the Election Day results in the City of Phoenix, two council seats will be filled by newcomers. In District 4, Laura Pastor will succeed Tom Simplot. In District 8, Kate Gallego will take over for Michael Johnson.
November 06, 2013
National Geographic’s Paul Nicklen has the same challenges as any other photographer. He has to have the right equipment and find the best light and bring his pictures into focus, but his challenges are compounded by being underwater and working in harsh environments.
November 06, 2013
Arizona State University’s athletic program has an enormous project on its hands, the renovation of the 55-year-old Sun Devil Stadium. It is expected to cost up to $300 million, and as of now, ASU no longer has the man who was in charge of the plan and, ostensibly, raising money for it.
November 06, 2013
My family moved to Phoenix in 1975, and it seems like Sky Harbor International Airport has been undergoing changes ever since then. The latest large-scale project will be the modernization of Terminal 3 and the eventual closure of Terminal 2 which opened in 1962.
November 06, 2013
The town of Buckeye is about to disappear. Unofficial results of Tuesday’s election showed Buckeye voters decided by about a 4-to-3 margin to become a city.
November 06, 2013
The Arizona Supreme Court is being asked to decide if a motorist who may have smoked pot up to a month ago can be charged with and prosecuted for driving under the influence of drugs.
November 06, 2013
The shutdown of the federal government may have had an impact on home sales in Arizona, according to a new Arizona State University housing study.
November 06, 2013
A 20-year-old woman is in custody after allegedly getting caught giving contraband to a state prison inmate in Kingman during a visit.
November 06, 2013
Voters in Maricopa County rejected about half of the 36 education funding measures on Tuesday’s ballot. Many voters are still uncomfortable paying higher taxes to support education.
November 05, 2013
Phoenix voters narrowly elected Laura Pastor to serve as Councilwoman for the city’s District 4, and Kate Gallego cruised to victory in District 8.
November 05, 2013
Extreme drought, dust storms and wildfires could overwhelm the state’s transportation infrastructure. Now the Arizona Department of Transportation is studying where it may be vulnerable.
November 05, 2013

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