August 2019

Rusty Williams
While most of us would like a respite from the scorching temperatures, the wetter weather brings its own discomforts. Humidity, bugs and even storm damage.
Aug. 23, 2019
Tens of thousands of migrant families have passed through Phoenix this year on their way to destinations in other parts of the country. Area churches and nonprofits have offered these people aid, and just last month aid groups opened a 24/7 shelter. It's one stop on the migrant journey we've been covering over the past two weeks.<br><small><b>→ <a href="https://kjzz.org/journey" target="blank">Special Series: Tracing The Migrant Journey</a></small></b>
Aug. 23, 2019
Irrigation canal
This week, we told you about the lack of monsoon rains and upcoming water cutbacks. While that might set off alarm bells in some people’s minds, the situation may not be quite so dire, not right now anyway.
Aug. 23, 2019
Saul Rascon Salazar
Undocumented high school graduates in Arizona will now pay about half as much as they once did to attend the state’s public universities.
Aug. 23, 2019
Marcus Dell'Artino and Terry Goddard in studio
KJZZ's Friday NewsCap revisits some of the biggest stories of the week. The Show discussed the week in news with Marcus Dell’Artino of First Strategic and former Attorney General Terry Goddard.
Aug. 23, 2019
Dr. Javier Cardenas
A new survey conducted by the Barrow Neurological Institute shows an increasing awareness among respondents of the dangers of contact sports. According to the Barrow Institute, a survey of 477 teens and 469 adults living in Arizona shows a growing fear of concussion.
Aug. 22, 2019
Mark Brnovich
The state Court of Appeals won’t let a suit over university tuition rates go forward.
Aug. 22, 2019
Tonto National Forest
The U.S. Forest Service is offering up one of the largest Requests for Proposals in the history of the agency in an attempt to make real progress on the Four Forest Restoration Initiative.
Aug. 22, 2019
chronic wasting disease
Arizona’s neighboring states — Utah, Colorado and New Mexico — have all recorded incidents of Chronic Wasting Disease. In an attempt to keep the disease from coming into Arizona, the state’s Game and Fish Department is taking a number of steps.
Aug. 22, 2019
crowd waiting for bats to appear
Listen to Hally Cokenias leading a tour of the Phoenix Bat Cave as they watch the nocturnal creatures to fly into the night.
Aug. 22, 2019

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