Pima Board of Supervisors lifts vaccine mandate for temp election workers

Jul 7, 2022 Decision is designed to ensure an adequate number of workers for August primaries

Arizona COVID transmission numbers climb

Jul 5, 2022 Most of the state is now considered to have a high transmission rate.

Pima County to start vaccinating 0-5 year olds

Jun 20, 2022 COVID-19 shots for tots rolling out now.

Arizona ready for kids' COVID shots

Jun 15, 2022 Tens of thousands of doses are on the way to the state.

Ducey tests positive for COVID-19

Jun 13, 2022 He cancels border trip and meeting with Pence.

COVID risks up in Arizona

Jun 10, 2022 The CDC has raised the transmission rates for many Arizona counties.

COVID numbers rising in Arizona

May 27, 2022 The number of new COVID cases in Pima County has topped more than 1,000 for the second week in a row.

"I Dream in Widescreen 2022" is a feast for the mind's eye.

May 24, 2022 Also on Arizona Spotlight: How a lone graduate student provides top-notch COVID date from Sonora; Live Theatre Workshop's "Body Awareness" initiates some challenging conversations; and Wiley Ray and his Big O Band spread the legacy of Roy Orbison.

Governor OK's ban on school COVID-19 vaccines

May 23, 2022 The bills Ducey signed Friday permanently block disease mitigation measures that many health professionals say are critical to reining in the pandemic if case counts again surge.

COVID numbers rising in Pima County

May 18, 2022 The county government announced Wednesday it is changing the vaccination rules for employees.

Two more bills targeting COVID rules head to Ducey's desk

May 17, 2022 The GOP-led Senate voted to block the state from ever adding a COVID-19 vaccine to the list of inoculations schoolchildren must receive to attend public school.

Ducey signs bill limiting successor's pandemic powers

May 6, 2022 The measure signed Friday won’t take effect until Ducey leaves office.

Arizona health agency: State's pandemic toll passes 30,000

May 4, 2022 According to the federal Centers Disease Control and Prevention, Arizona’s death toll ranks 11th highest among states.

Ducey signs bills limiting school mask, vaccination rules

Apr 26, 2022 The Republican governor signed the two bills on Monday.

Masks no longer required on public transportation in Tucson

Apr 19, 2022 SunTran pointed out that while masks are no longer required, the CDC still recommends public transit riders wear masks.

End to unemployment benefits had very little effect on job market

Apr 19, 2022 Gov. Ducey touted the move last summer as a fix to the tight labor market

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