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LATEST NEWS

News roundup: Poll shows Biden has slight lead in AZ, local temperatures take sudden dip

Recent coverage impacting Southern Arizona, Oct. 27.
October 27, 2020

Pima County struggles with contact tracing

COVID-19 cases are rising, and the county needs the public’s help.
October 26, 2020

UA president urges caution over Halloween

Robbins also says the financial hit from COVID-19 has not been as bad as expected.
October 26, 2020

News roundup: Pima County struggles with contact tracing, vote-by-mail deadline arrives

Recent coverage impacting Southern Arizona, Oct. 26.
October 26, 2020

News roundup: Exploring monolithic voter blocs and minority support for Trump

Recent coverage impacting Southern Arizona, Oct. 23.
October 23, 2020

Months into pandemic, food bank says demand remains high

A discussion with the CEO of the Community Food Bank of Southern Arizona.
October 23, 2020

Arizona, US unemployment headed in opposite directions

Pandemic unemployment claims push state numbers higher.
October 22, 2020

News roundup: Final presidential debate, OSIRIS-REx mission shows signs of success

Recent coverage impacting Southern Arizona, Oct. 22.
October 22, 2020

Tohono O'odham Nation donating $1 million to UA for COVID-19 research

The tribe also said it will donate another $1 million to Arizona State University.
October 20, 2020

Tucson Council asks UA to test all students

President Robbins says it's not possible now.
October 19, 2020

Café Poca Cosa closes

The acclaimed Mexican bistro announced it was closing after decades in business due to COVID-19.
October 16, 2020

Mayor Romero reminds Trump campaign of COVID-19 guidelines ahead of Monday rally

In a letter, the mayor also asked the campaign to pay a bill of $80,000 for a rally in 2016.
October 16, 2020

As schools reopen campuses, what’s the risk in Pima County?

The director of the Pima County Health Department on what trends suggest.
October 16, 2020

News roundup: Arizona closes in on voter registration and census deadlines

Recent coverage impacting Southern Arizona, Oct. 15.
October 15, 2020

UA researchers find longer-lasting immunity for COVID-19 patients

The discovery shows antibodies were still being produced months after infection.
October 14, 2020

Shedd challenges O'Halleran in Arizona's 1st Congressional District

Arizona's largest district is bipartisan.
October 14, 2020

News roundup: Arrests at Indigenous-led protest, OSIRIS-REx readies for sample collection

Recent coverage impacting Southern Arizona, Oct. 13.
October 13, 2020

Fire officials claim success in fighting COVID-19 while fighting fires

Officials reported only a handful of positive test results on their crews, and they believe many of those came from exposure off the job.
October 13, 2020

UA officials worried about holidays

COVID-19 numbers are dropping on campus and are not to blame for a local increase in numbers.
October 12, 2020

As candidates woo Latino voters, local organization steps in with an ear to the ground

LUCHA's get-out-the-vote campaign aims to reach more than a million Indigenous, Black and Latino voters.
October 10, 2020

News roundup: Making your vote count, AZ ballot measures, McSally-Kelly debate analysis

Recent coverage impacting Southern Arizona, Oct. 9.
October 9, 2020

Arizona sees unemployment drop

For the first time in a month, some Arizona unemployment sectors are showing improvement.
October 9, 2020

News roundup: Ecological impacts of Bighorn Fire, campaigns in battleground Arizona

Recent coverage impacting Southern Arizona, Oct. 8.
October 8, 2020

Bill pressures CDC to give Native Americans better access to federal health data

Experts say the pandemic has further exposed limits to Native American communities' access to accurate health data.
October 8, 2020

Pima County 'wall of shame' stays up

Supervisors reject effort to stop listing violators.
October 6, 2020

News Roundup: Voting in Pima County, Kelly and McSally vie for Senate seat

Recent coverage impacting Southern Arizona, Oct. 6
October 6, 2020

UA ready for more in-person classes

The university will move to Phase Two beginning Oct. 12.
October 5, 2020

Arizona economy slows again amid pandemic

Regular unemployment has slowly drifted down recently, but that is not the case for pandemic unemployment.
October 5, 2020

News roundup: Trump taken to hospital, local and national campaigns brace for final month

Recent coverage impacting Southern Arizona, Oct. 2
October 2, 2020
RESOURCES
COVID-19 Hotline A COVID-19 hotline has been set up to answer any questions from the public and health care providers about testing, symptoms, and any other questions you have about the virus. Call (520) 626-6016 (local) or 1-844-542-8201 (state) to reach a health care professional.
COVID-19 Arizona Case MapArizona Coronavirus Map Maps track the most recent COVID-19 numbers for Arizona and its counties.
Arizona Department of Health Services Arizona COVID-19 response, travel advisories, and latest updates.
List of COVID-19 Testing Sites ADHS's information on where to find COVID-19 testing sites, hours of operation, and information about pre-registration.
Pima County COVID-19 landing page Health updates and a local hotline to discuss testing, symptoms, and questions about the virus.
University of Arizona Coronavirus information Updates and guidance from the University of Arizona on the novel coronavirus COVID-19.
ASU coronavirus updates The latest news for ASU staff and students regarding COVID-19.
NAU coronavirus updates Northern Arizona University is closely monitoring the growing public health concern of the coronavirus (COVID-19).
Maricopa County COVID-19 Landing Page Local guidance and information for Maricopa County residents.
CDC coronovirus page Situation updates, information, and tips.
World Health Organization Information and guidance from WHO regarding the current outbreak of coronavirus disease (COVID-19). Updates daily.
Global cases map from Johns Hopkins University A live, continually updated map of coronavirus cases around the globe.
The essential coronavirus FAQ As scientists and health officials race for answers about the new coronavirus, this is a guide to the things we do know -- a resource that changes alongside our understanding of this virus.
Map: Watch the real-time spread of coronavirus in the U.S. See where and how reported coronavirus cases have grown over time in the map.
Información en español Recursos y actualizaciones sobre el coronavirus (COVID-19).
Unemployment infographic How to file for unemployment insurance benefits in English and Spanish.
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