KJZZ News

New Development Means Endowment For Tempe Arts Center
A new regional operation center for a large national company will be built in south Tempe. This means more funding for the Tempe Center for the Arts.
March 2, 2015
Train Derails Near Williams After Hitting Boulder
Railroad crews in northern Arizona are working to repair some track near Williams after a Burlington Northern train derailed Sunday night.
March 2, 2015
Advocates Call For Release Of Detained Transgender Asylum Seeker
The plight of a Guatemalan transgender woman seeking asylum in the United States is gaining attention. The federal government is holding her in an all-male immigration detention unit, where she says she was assaulted.
March 2, 2015
Sky Harbor To Begin Construction Inside Terminal 3
Officials at Sky Harbor will be moving the Terminal 3 construction indoors in March.
March 2, 2015
Study Links Breastfeeding, Reduction In Pet Allergies
Results of a new study show that breastfeeding can reduce pet allergies when a baby grows up. It all comes down to little things called microbes.
March 1, 2015
Oral Arguments Set For Medicaid Expansion Program
A Maricopa County Superior Court Judge has agreed to hear oral arguments in a case involving the authorization of the funding source for Arizona’s Medicaid expansion program.
March 1, 2015
State House Preliminarily Approves Naloxone Bill
The House gave preliminary approval to a bill that would give Arizona first responders access to a lifesaving medicine.
Feb. 27, 2015
Northern Trust Building New Office In Tempe, Promising 1,000 Jobs
Tempe announced its adding yet another company to its roster of big name businesses. Northern Trust, a financial services company, is expanding its current operations by building a new office, and it is promising to create 1,000 jobs in the next three years.
Feb. 27, 2015
Valley Sees Sudden Surge In Homebuying Activity
A sudden spike in buyer activity in February may signal a turnaround for the Valley's housing market, which has been experiencing a cooling off period for more than a year, according to a special report by Arizona State University.
Feb. 27, 2015
Report Shows Low Student Spending In Arizona
A new report demonstrates Arizona is behind the national average in spending per student. The auditor general’s report released Friday shows a fourth of district’s are in moderate to high financial stress.
Feb. 27, 2015
Dictionary The Focus Of Private Schools Public Art Exhibit
This week, a Valley private school welcomed visitors for an open house of sorts. But not to check out the classrooms and curriculum — they were there for an art exhibit.
Feb. 27, 2015
On The Ledge: What Happened This Week In The Capitol
It was another busy week at Arizona's state capitol. Joining us to break it down is Howie Fischer of Capitol Media Services.
Feb. 27, 2015
What The SRP Rate Hike Vote Means For Customers
The SRP Board of Directors has voted to raise rates for all of the utility’s customers – the increase was controversial for its potential impact on the solar industry.
Feb. 27, 2015
Mary Coyle’s Ice Cream Trying For Food Truck
A longtime Valley institution could be making a comeback, but in a different form.
Feb. 27, 2015
Mayo Clinics Health Network Could Expand To Tucson
The Mayo Clinic’s health network could be expanding in Arizona — Tucson Medical Center may be joining.
Feb. 27, 2015
Most Of States New Jobs Will Require Little Education
State economists have released their forecast for job growth in Arizona over the next couple of years - they’re projecting 2.2 percent growth this year, and a little better than that next year.
Feb. 27, 2015
Mmm ... Bacon Festival Coming To The Valley
A whole festival devoted to bacon might seem excessive. That is, until you talk with festival organizer Evan Weinstein about the test run they did in Baltimore.
Feb. 27, 2015
ASU Establishing Biomimicry Center
Arizona State University is trying to become a cornerstone for the discipline by launching the Biomimicry Center next Tuesday in collaboration with the firm Biomimicry 3.8.
Feb. 27, 2015
Regulatory Capture Key Factor In Utility Whistleblower Case
Earlier this week, published reports surfaced that a whistleblower had accused former Arizona Corporation Commissioner Gary Pierce of some questionable decisions related to businesses he was involved with regulating.
Feb. 27, 2015
 Immigrant Families Given Opportunity To Bond Out Of Detention
Attorneys representing immigrant families detained in Texas report the federal government has started setting bonds that would allow their clients to be released.
Feb. 27, 2015

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