June 2022

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Arouna and Zaza Diarra
Arouna Diarra is a 12th-generation musician from Burkina Faso who makes his own instruments — including the kamale n’goni, which is similar to a harp.
June 30, 2022
golf ball
For decades, the PGA tour has been the centerpiece of the world's competitive men's golf. But now the PGA faces its greatest existential challenge with the emergence of the Saudi-backed LIV tour.
June 30, 2022
musical instrument museum sign
At first glance, the Musical Instrument Museum (MIM) is simply home to an impressive collection of musical instruments from around the world. But slip on a pair of headphones and the place takes you — and your ears — around the world.
June 30, 2022
pamela stewart
The last day of June also marks the last day of Pride Month. And among all of the events and celebrations, there’s also a continuing conversation about diversity and inclusion within the LGBTQ community.
June 30, 2022
student in classroom
All of Arizona’s 1.1 million public school students would be eligible for a voucher to attend a private school under a bill approved by Republicans in the state Legislature during the final hours of the session.
June 30, 2022
Nina Newell
On KJZZ's SOAPBOX, The Show turns over the the mic to listeners. For the summer 2022, writers tackled the theme HOME.
June 30, 2022
cover image for the diné skate garden project
Fashion designer Amy Denet Deal left California for New Mexico, aiming to reconnect with her Navajo heritage. Now, she's working to create a Diné skate park to bring young Navajo people together in a closer-knit community.
June 29, 2022
sad child
A recent report by Reveal found more than 500 migrant children had contemplated or attempted suicide, with 141 occurring when they were in the Office of Refugee Resettlement custody in the U.S.
June 29, 2022
A canal in Goodyear
The state is setting aside more than $1 billion to try and secure Arizona’s water future. And Kathryn Sorensen, director of research at the Kyl Center for Water Policy, says the state created an innovative program.<br><small><b>&#8594; <a href="https://kjzz.org/tags/water" target="_blank">More Arizona water news</a></small></b>
June 29, 2022
Matt Salmon
Early ballots for Arizona’s primary election will go out next week, and voters will now only have two big-name Republican options: Kari Lake and Karrin Taylor Robson.
June 29, 2022