Update: Police identify woman in fatal Tucson east side collision

On Nov. 25, at about 5:30 p.m., officers with the Tucson Police Department were dispatched to the intersection of East Broadway Boulevard and South Ridgeside Drive for the report of a collision involving two vehicles.

“Turkey Buck Joe” brings smiles, raises money for charity

Tucson police respond to accidental shooting in Tucon’s south side

Salvation Army prepared to serve 1,000 Thanksgiving Dinners

  Chicago zoo lemurs enjoy a Thanksgiving feast

Brooke’s Bargains: Saving More on Cyber Monday

Silent Witness offers up to $250 reward for porch pirate info

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Arizona campaign promotes tourism despite COVID-19 surge

List of stores open on Black Friday

NFL confirms Larry Fitzgerald tests positive for COVID-19

  Supreme Court blocks NY coronavirus limits on houses of worship

Arizona Rep. Andres Cano tests positive for COVID-19

Flagstaff leaders step back COVID-19 re-entry plans as cases rise

  Arizona reports 6,568 deaths from COVID-19; 682 in Pima County

As the coronavirus spreads across the country, KOLD News 13 is keeping tabs on the cases in Arizona.

Maricopa County detention officer dies following car crash in Buckeye

The eight-year officer died after a crash Tuesday, Nov. 24, 2020.

UPDATE: Chandler police arrest suspect in woman’s death

Anyone with information on the man's whereabouts should call Chandler police at 480-782-4130 or Silent Witness at 480-WITNESS.

  High School Football Players Anxious About Their Future as Pima County Halts Sports

Some high school football athletes say their mental health is sitting on the sidelines as health officials attempt to slow the spread of COVID-19.

  UArizona provides 1,000 Thanksgiving meals to-go for students staying on campus

  Tucson International serviced about 4,000 travelers day before Thanksgiving

Traffic Update: Right eastbound lane of I-10 has reopened following crash at milepost 285

  Smaller Thanksgiving gatherings mean big wins in turkey sales

  Demand rises for COVID-19 tests amid calls for smaller holiday gatherings

  Local First hopes shoppers think local first

New Interim Chief Patrol Agent named for Tucson sector

U.S. Customs and Border Protection agency announces John Modlin is the new Interim Chief Patrol Agent of the Tucson Sector.

Update: Authorities find missing Tucson man in Goodyear

Anyone with information on the man's whereabouts should call 911.

Shop locally online with Shop Arizona Marketplace

We are getting closer to the holidays, and as time ticks down you might be looking to complete your shopping online this year.

  German restaurant owner fills empty tables with stuffed pandas

As many businesses around the world begin to close doors once more due to COVID-19, business owners are having to find creative ways to keep their spirits up.

Phoenix police searching for men involved in sexual assault

Anyone with information on the assault should call 480-WITNESS.

AZ State Parks challenges hikers to winter trails challenge

Participants will hike or bike eight different trails in at least four different state parks in Arizona.

Arizona stops some out-of-state COVID-19 patient transfers

The state's Surge Line program is on hold until hospital capacity frees up.

  27 veterans die in COVID-19 outbreak at Illinois VA home

State officials are investigating a coronavirus outbreak at a veterans nursing home in rural Illinois that has infected nearly 200 residents and staff, and killed 27 veterans.

State troopers arrest man wanted for child sex crimes

Enrique Valiente, 54, was wanted to two crimes out of Phoenix involving multiple victims.

  Argentine soccer great Diego Maradona dies at 60

Diego Maradona, the Argentine soccer great who scored the “Hand of God” goal in 1986 and led his country to that year’s World Cup title before later struggling with cocaine use and obesity, has died. He was 60.

Expect delays on Cortaro from Stargrass to Silverbell beginning Nov. 30

Crack-seal roadwork begins Nov. 30th from Silverbell Road to Star Grass Drive until Dec. 4th.

23 inmates test positive for COVID-19 at Pima County Adult Detention Complex

Officials say all are quarantined away from others.

  Biden seeks unity as Trump stokes fading embers of campaign

Biden said that, until there’s a vaccine, wearing masks, social distancing and limiting the size of gatherings “are our most effective tools to combat the virus.”

Man suffers non life-threatening injuries following midtown shooting incident

The suspect is still outstanding according to police.

Tucson Police respond to accidental firearm discharge incident on east side

No injuries were reported.

UPDATE: Driver dies, passenger suffers minor injuries in single-vehicle collision near Ajo

The investigation remains ongoing.

Suspect in custody following barricade situation in midtown

No injuries were reported and detectives are still at the scene investigating.

  27 COVID deaths at Illinois vets nursing home prompts probe

The department on Tuesday requested an independent probe into the facility, which was the focus of a state Senate committee virtual hearing on the outbreak.

  Meghan Markle, Duchess of Sussex, reveals she had miscarriage in the summer

The former Meghan Markle said she was sharing her story to help break the silence around an all-too-common tragedy.

  EU says first coronavirus vaccinations possible by Christmas

A top European Union official is appealing to the 27 member countries to urgently prepare logistical chains to handle the rollout of hundreds of millions of vaccine doses.

  Substitute teacher accused of body-slamming Fla. high school student

The school district is investigating the incident. The substitute will not be placed at any school pending its outcome.

  Doctor simulates COVID-19 patient’s last moments to encourage virus precautions

The doctor encourages everyone to take precautions to reduce the transmission of COVID-19, including mask wearing, social distancing and hand washing.

  “It was crushing news”: high school sports on pause in Pima County

The fall football season has been intercepted by COVID-19. In fact, all sports are on pause in Pima County.

  Gospel Rescue Mission preparing to serve thousands of Thanksgiving meals to-go

The Gospel Rescue Mission’s annual Thanksgiving meal will look a little different this year. Due to the pandemic, they had to switch up the way they serve thousands of southern Arizonans.

Overnight lane restrictions on I-19 between Ajo and Irvington

Lane restrictions on I-19 between Ajo Way and Irvington Road between 10 p.m. and 5 a.m.

  Banner Health implements surge plan

Banner Health is preparing to set up three Pfizer vaccine distribution sites across Arizona by December 14 if the vaccine arrives by then, and will prioritize health care workers and first responders.

  Voluntary curfew is a layered strategy

Pima County, according to health officials, is in the midst of an accelerated spread of the coronavirus.

  Record-breaking number of families visit food bank ahead of Thanksgiving

The food bank will be closed on Thanksgiving Day.

Narcan now available to Pinal County residents in response to opioid crisis

Narcan, a nasal spray used to treat opioid emergencies and overdoses, will now be available at no cost to Pinal County residents.

Oro Valley launches new podcast and video series targeting local topics

New topics will be announced on social media each month.

Sahuarita Food bank accepting donations as need doubles during holidays

Goods can be dropped off at the food bank at 17750 S. Cañada Drive in Sahuarita.

Red Cross of Southern Arizona needs volunteers for upcoming blood drives

The Red Cross of Southern Arizona is in urgent need of volunteers for upcoming blood-drive events.

Gospel Rescue Mission to hold ‘meals to-go’ event before Thanksgiving

The organization will distribute meals-to-go the day before Thanksgiving as part of its “Thanksgiving Blesings to Go” drive-thru event.

  New Tucson east side hospital planned to open next fall

Northwest Hospital plans to open a new facility on Houghton Road and Old Spanish Trail by Fall 2021.

A Grammys ‘Savage’: Beyoncé leads with 9 nominations

The 2021 Grammy Awards, to be hosted by Emmy-winner Trevor Noah, will air live on Jan. 31.

Phoenix moves forward with soccer tournament amid rising COVID cases

Amid rising coronavirus cases throughout the state, the city of Phoenix is moving forward with a soccer tournament consisting of more than 500 teams.

School districts pause sports programs in southern Arizona amid rising COVID-19 cases

School Districts around Southern Arizona pause sports due to COVID-19.

Bruce Boynton, who inspired 1961 Freedom Rides, dies at 83

Boynton was arrested 60 years ago for entering the white part of a racially segregated bus station in Virginia and launching a chain reaction that ultimately helped to bring about the abolition of Jim Crow laws in the South.

OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma pleads guilty in criminal case

In a virtual hearing with a federal judge in Newark, New Jersey, the OxyContin maker admitted impeding the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration’s efforts to combat the addiction crisis.

  Dow crests 30,000 points on vaccine hopes, Biden transition

The Dow Jones Industrial Average traded above 30,000 points for the first time Tuesday as investors were encouraged by the latest progress on developing coronavirus vaccines and news that the transition of power in the U.S. to President-elect Joe Biden will finally begin.

  Biden win over Trump in Nevada made official by court

The unanimous action by the seven nonpartisan justices sends to Democratic Gov. Steve Sisolak results that will deliver six electoral votes from the western U.S. battleground state to Biden.

Navajo & Hopi Families COVID-19 Relief Fund to provide PPE kits to those in need

Volunteers and staff will be socially distanced on either end of the table and follow all COVID-19 safety protocols, including wearable masks.

  Hotel workers struggle amid coronavirus resurgence

Many properties remain closed, and thousands of people that worked in hospitality are unemployed. With the holidays approaching, the impact is even more painful.

Helen LaFrance, who painted rural memories, dies at 101

A prominent Black Kentucky artist whose painted memories of rural life in Kentucky are featured in U.S. and European museums and in the collections of well-known personalities including Oprah Winfrey, has died. Helen LaFrance was 101 years old.

New York City’s first Black mayor, David Dinkins, dies at 93

Police say initial indications were that the 93-year-old died of natural causes.

  Pennsylvania certifies Biden as winner of presidential vote

Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf first disclosed in a tweet that the Department of State had certified the vote count for president and vice president.

  Taylor Swift ‘folklore’ concert film coming to Disney+

The concert film will include guest appearances from Jack Antonoff, Aaron Dessner and Bon Iver — acts who all appear on Swift’s “folklore” album.

Arizona Department of Health releases sign-up information for COVID-19 vaccine administrators

ADHS advises those who wish to administer the vaccine to plan in advance.

US agrees for now to stop deporting women who alleged abuse

In a motion that must still be approved by a federal judge, the Justice Department and lawyers for several of the women agreed that immigration authorities would not carry out any deportations until mid-January.

Inmate at Tucson penitentiary dies following COVID-19 diagnosis

Officials said the 48-year-old man had pre-existing conditions.

Man hit, killed by train in midtown

The collision happened near Interstate 10 and Grant Road.

  Families meet after double kidney swap

Hallie Thomas happily donated a kidney to little Emery. As luck would have it, Emery’s mom was a match for her husband Richard, who also needed a kidney.

Phoenix police arrest two men in connection to string of crimes

The men were allegedly involved in four armed robberies.

Some romaine hearts recalled in 15 states because of E. coli concerns

The recall includes Wild Harvest Organic Romaine Hearts and Dole Organic Romaine Hearts three-packs.

UPDATE: Tucson police find vulnerable man safe on east side

61-year-old Bret Byroad was missing Monday night.

  Voluntary curfew takes effect in Pima County

A voluntary curfew is in place across Pima County. The Pima County Health Department is asking residents to stay home between 10 p.m. and 5 a.m. daily until December 31st.

  Deputies crack down on illegal shooting at Tucson Mountain Park

Officials urge shooters to use a regular shooting range as an alternative.

  Family of teen killed in south side shooting searching for answers

The family of teen killed in the early hours of Friday morning are still searching for answers. On Nov. 20, just before 3 a.m., police officers and Tucson Fire personnel responded to a residence on the 300 block of West Missouri Street after receiving reports of a shooting.