KJZZ News

Hachiro Onuki
Arizona has electricity today in large part because of a Japanese immigrant.
Mar. 4, 2016
City staff has logged complaint calls about metering malfunctions, water and sewage service being shut off despite on-time payments, and billing errors.
Mar. 4, 2016
Terminal 3 exterior
Project managers say the first phase of the estimated $590 million modernization program is on time and budget.
Mar. 4, 2016
The Arizona House has cleared a bill that would stop landlords or homeowner associations from imposing penalties if a tenant makes too many 911 calls.
Mar. 4, 2016
Brian Mueller
Grand Canyon University announced Friday that its plan to return to nonprofit status has been rejected by its accreditor, the Higher Learning Commission.
Mar. 4, 2016
hand washing
Between the coughing and sneezing during the cold and flu season, proper hygiene practices are important. But, excessive hand washing can also present a problem.
Mar. 4, 2016
jail
A new jail could be coming to Prescott. The Yavapai County Board of Supervisors is considering a $40 million proposal, after a final report from consultant Karen Chinn. S
Mar. 4, 2016
NALEO, the National Association of Latino Elected Officials, predicts a 17 percent increase in the Latino vote this November from 2012. That would mean more than 13 million voters.
Mar. 4, 2016
Rep. Juan Mendez, D-Tempe, says House leaders offered him the chance to deliver the opening prayer after being denied that chance following a secular invocation he voiced three years ago.
Mar. 4, 2016
Sen. Jeff Flake
Senator Jeff Flake told KJZZ that if Trump wins the Republican nomination, he doesn’t believe he could win the White House.
Mar. 4, 2016
In addition to resource sharing, the agreement will allow Dine College students to earn NAU class credits if they later transfer there for a higher degree.
Mar. 4, 2016
billboard at night
The state Legislature is considering a proposal to extend the region in Arizona where electronic billboards are allowed along highways and interstates. Dark-sky advocates say that would harm Arizona’s astronomy industry.
Mar. 4, 2016
Last month, the Jojoba and Yellow Cliffs Boat Ramps at Bartlett Lake were closed due to low lake levels.
Mar. 4, 2016
Flanked by bails of meth, pot and heroin, Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio announced his office has seized nearly $6 million worth of drugs since September through the so-called "No Bust Too Small" operation.
Mar. 3, 2016
Adobe Mountain School youth prison
A national campaign to end juvenile incarceration called Youth First launched an effort Thursday to close the country’s youth prisons.
Mar. 3, 2016
Ford's Autonomous Fusion Hybrid
Research on autonomous vehicles continues, including in Arizona, despite safety concerns after crash.
Mar. 3, 2016
Water sprinkler
Phoenix recently rolled out a new program aimed at helping homeowners’ associations get a handle on how much water they’re using in common areas and to help them use less.
Mar. 3, 2016
Grand Canyon Institute
There’s been a lot of talk at the Capitol this year about the state’s Empowerment Scholarship Account program
Mar. 3, 2016
Arizona Capitol
This week, a state House committee voted to allow a new type of consumer loan into Arizona.
Mar. 3, 2016
Arizona Department of Education
As school districts find ways to cut costs, the Arizona Department of Education might have found a way to help.
Mar. 3, 2016

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