“The City of Tucson will continue to be a strong partner — as we have been during previous surges under past presidential administrations — to provide humane, dignified care for asylum seekers during their brief stop in Tucson,” Romero said.
A Tucson Police officer was involved in a shooting near Rillito River Park early Monday, April 12. TPD identified the man as 37-year-old James Nicholas Pacheco. Pacheco was wanted for kidnapping and sexual assault stemming from an incident that occurred on April 9, 2021.
Georgia, North Carolina and Colorado have all paused vaccination efforts at some sites with the Johnson and Johnson vaccines after a limited number of people had adverse reactions. The CDC is evaluating the situation across the nation. State officials there say there is no cause for concern.
Temperatures may be heating up in Tucson but the Wildcat fever is even hotter on campus after Friday night’s win against UConn. It is the first time the U of A women’s basketball team made it to the NCAA Final Four, and they won as the underdog team with a final score of 69 to 59.
Walmart corporate staff say this temporary closure will allow third-party cleaning crews to thoroughly sanitize and cleanse the building, and allow associates to restock shelves and prepare the store for when it reopens Monday.
Following a week of back and forth after the state first refused to support the site, Governor Doug Ducey said on Wednesday that he would reconsider the state’s decision, which led to today’s announcement.
With Governor Ducey’s new order allowing businesses to ease up on restrictions, some are ready to make changes, but others are deciding to keep mask wearing in place. Local gyms are doing what they think is best for their customers.
A University of Arizona lab study has confirmed the presence of the U.K. COVID variant on campus. It’s more infectious and could be more severe if someone is infected by it. The research lab discovered traces of the variant through a saline water gargling sample study.
A person who engages in the trafficking of another person or a person who benefits from participating in a venture that traffics another person is liable to the person trafficked for damages that arise during the trafficking period.