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Visiting a family member in a care facility during the pandemic is now allowed in Arizona, but it's not an easy visit to make.

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Arizona health officials on Sunday reported 469 new coronavirus cases and nine additional deaths, increasing the statewide totals to 214,018 cases and 5,476 known deaths

September 20, 2020
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The seven-day rolling average of daily new cases in Arizona rose over the past two weeks, but the average of daily deaths dropped.

By Staff and wire reports September 19, 2020
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Arizona health officials on Friday reported for the second consecutive day a sizable increase in additional COVID-19 cases, again largely attributing the hike to a change in the state's counting method.

By AP and Staff Report September 18, 2020
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Today, Maricopa County reports 900 new cases alone and Pima County a spike to 676 new cases, with the state’s overall increase of 1,753 cases – almost triple of yesterday’s cases reported.

September 17, 2020
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At least 11 people infected with COVID-19 traveled to Arizona and passed the disease to others, starting local transmission chains that seeded the state’s earliest coronavirus outbreaks starting in mid-February, according to a newly published study.

By Associated Press September 16, 2020
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Across Arizona, 1,605,444 Arizonans have been tested for COVID-19 with 209,907 positive results and 5,371 deaths, according to a Yavapai County Community Health Services (YCCHS) news release Wednesday, Sept. 16.

September 16, 2020
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The Arizona Department of Health Services (ADHS) is launching a public awareness campaign – Roll Up Your Sleeve – to encourage people to get an influenza shot.

September 15, 2020
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The following four protocols have been game-changers when treating COVID-19 patients...

September 14, 2020
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Arizona Department of Health Services officials on Sunday reported 384 more confirmed coronavirus cases and seven additional deaths amid continued slowing in the coronavirus outbreak in the state.

By Associated Press September 13, 2020
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Across Arizona, 1,563,003 Arizonans have been tested for COVID-19 with 208,128 positive results and 5,315 deaths, according to the Arizona Department of Health Services.

September 12, 2020
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Unemployed Arizona workers who lost their jobs after the coronavirus pandemic hit and have been receiving extra benefits for the last several weeks will see their pay drop to the standard $240 after this week.

By Associated Press September 11, 2020
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Across Arizona, 1,545,586 Arizonans have been tested for COVID-19 with 207,002 positive results and 5,273 deaths, according to a Yavapai County Community Health Services (YCCHS) news release Thursday, Sept. 10.

By The Daily Courier September 10, 2020
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Nine vaccine makers say they have signed a joint pledge to uphold "high ethical standards," suggesting they won't seek premature government approval for any Covid-19 vaccines they develop.

By The Daily Courier September 9, 2020
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Across Arizona, 1,539,510 Arizonans have been tested for COVID-19 with 206,045 positive results and 5,221 deaths, according to a Yavapai County Community Health Services (YCCHS) news release Tuesday, Sept. 8.

By The Daily Courier September 8, 2020
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Yavapai County will be offering free drive-up COVID-19 testing in Yavapai County Sept. 12, 13 and 14.

September 7, 2020
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Arizona health officials reported 250 new coronavirus cases on Sunday and 14 more deaths from COVID-19.

By Associated Press September 6, 2020
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Across Arizona, 1,522,472 Arizonans have been tested for COVID-19 with 205,516 positive results and 5,207 deaths, according to the Arizona Department of Health Services.

By The Daily Courier September 5, 2020
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Across Arizona, 1,505,837 Arizonans have been tested for COVID-19 with 204,681 positive results and 5,171 deaths, according to a Yavapai County Community Health Services (YCCHS) news release Friday, Sept. 4.

By The Daily Courier September 4, 2020
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Across Arizona, 1,490,996 Arizonans have been tested for COVID-19 with 203,953 positive results and 5,130 deaths, according to a Yavapai County Community Health Services (YCCHS) news release Thursday, Sept. 3.

By The Daily Courier September 3, 2020
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Across Arizona, 1,480,756 Arizonans have been tested for COVID-19 with 202,861 positive results and 5,065 deaths, according to a Yavapai County Community Health Services (YCCHS) news release Wednesday, Sept. 2.

September 2, 2020
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‘Home climate’ webinar helping HUSD parents, students get through COVID-19
Unconventional classrooms include bedroom desk, kitchen table or even the couch

The climate in a typical school classroom is one of chaotic camaraderie that crescendos into curriculum conversations about counting to 10, Civil War characters, crafting collages and comprehending calculus.

By Nanci Hutson September 1, 2020
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Across Arizona, 1,475,209 Arizonans have been tested for COVID-19 with 202,342 positive results and 5,044 deaths.

September 1, 2020
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Yavapai County has tested 36,521 residents with 352 new tests reported overnight. There have been 2,307 positive cases, 1,016 recovered, and 77 deaths.

August 31, 2020
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Sometime this coming week you’ll find out when you can finally visit grandma in the nursing home.

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As COVID-19 cases continue to drop, school leaders are becoming more confident that schools will soon be able to resume at least with a hybrid option after Labor Day.

By Nanci Hutson August 29, 2020
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Arizona reached a grim milestone of more than 5,000 known coronavirus deaths Saturday, Aug. 29, just as the state's largest public university announced a staggering number of cases.

By Staff and wire reports August 29, 2020
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Across Arizona, 1,466,995 Arizonans have been tested for COVID-19 with 200,658 positive results and 4,978 deaths.

August 28, 2020
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State health officials are looking to Arizonans to snitch on businesses that aren’t complying with safe operating procedures.

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Across Arizona, 1,436,275 residents have been tested for COVID-19 with 200,139 positive results and 4,929 deaths. Yavapai County has tested 33,612 residents with 274 new tests reported, 2,270 positive cases, 966 recovered, and 76 deaths.

August 27, 2020

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