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Arizona reports 1,441 more COVID-19 cases, no new deaths

Jul 26, 2021 8th day in a row of more than 1,000 cases

White Mountain Apache Tribe to reinstate 10 p.m. curfew

Jul 22, 2021 After 12 new cases in 24 hours, the tribe will move to Phase 3 restrictions. It also canceled its upcoming fair and rodeo.

Banner to require COVID-19 vaccines for staff

Jul 20, 2021 The health care system is giving employees about three months to get vaccinated.

Arizona again reporting over 1,000 new COVID-19 cases

Jul 19, 2021 Cases have been over 1,000 for four of the last five days

Pascua Yaqui Tribe to launch vaccination incentive program

Jul 19, 2021 The tribe is offering $100 to members living in Arizona who are fully-vaccinated.

Arizona reports 980 new COVID-19 cases after 4 days of more than 1,000

Jul 18, 2021 State health officials had reported 1,945 new cases on Wednesday, 1,014 on Thursday, 1,251 on Friday and 1,152 on Saturday

Arizona sees over 1,000 new COVID-19 cases for a 3rd day

Jul 16, 2021 The number of hospitalizations because of the virus have also been inching upward for the past week.

Local nurses protest staffing shortages

Jul 14, 2021 Nurses at St. Mary's Hospital take to the streets to voice their concerns.

Delta variant cases on the rise in Pima County

Jul 14, 2021 County health officials put the number of cases between 30-60

More federal COVID-19 money for Arizona

Jul 12, 2021 Rural hospitals are getting millions from the federal government.

Insects benefiting from early monsoon rains

Jul 8, 2021 Termites and mosquitoes are among those going through seasonal life cycles.

Pima County lifts COVID emergency

Jul 6, 2021 Most effects of the 2020 declaration were already cancelled by Gov. Ducey

Hundreds of Arizona blood donors needed amid urgent shortage

Jul 3, 2021 Blood drives canceled by because of the pandemic has continued to leave blood supplies low

Pima County making progress on COVID-19 vaccines

Jul 2, 2021 President Biden set a goal of a 70% vaccination rate by July 4.

AZ Heroes study adds to COVID vaccination report

Jul 2, 2021 The data details vaccine effectiveness among first responders and other essential workers.

Delta variant has yet to establish in Pima County, health department speculates why

Jul 1, 2021 If cases increase and it needs to respond quickly, the department says it's 'comfortable' with its contact tracing force.

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