Mitigation guidance for businesses across the state will now transition from requirements to recommendations. Gov. Ducey is also providing businesses with the ability to continue requiring masks and social distancing.
Two of the first PSAs, which began airing this week, feature Governor Doug Ducey and ADHS Director Dr. Cara Christ. Officials have also tapped president and CEO of Chicano Por La Casa David Adame for PSA in Spanish.
Ducey will be joined by Senator Rick Scott of Florida who is a member of the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee. He will also be joined by other Arizona lawmakers and community leaders from Cochise County.
According to law enforcement, Brugman was among officers pursuing a suspected stolen truck wanted in connection to a vehicle theft at a Bank of America a few days ago. When officers tried to stop the truck and the driver tried to ram the officers several times, Harshman said.
“Every dose of the COVID-19 vaccine administered to an Arizona resident represents an essential step forward in our fight against COVID-19,” said Governor Doug Ducey. “I’m so grateful to the thousands of staff and volunteers at vaccination sites statewide for their dedication and hard work."
Yuma Sector Canine Unit was called to the immigration checkpoint at Interstate 8 on Saturday, Mar. 13 for a secondary inspection of a Ford truck around 1 p.m. The driver of the vehicle, a female U.S. citizen from Somerton, was arrested.
The judge wrote the GOP had in effect acknowledged it brought the lawsuit for an improper purpose when it said the suit was motivated by public mistrust after the election. “‘Public mistrust’ is a political issue, not a legal or factual basis for litigation,” the judge wrote.
According to the release, he is running for Governor because, “in order to create jobs and fix our economy for all, we need to stop bickering and wasting time with partisan fights for political power.”
Last year, Kirkpatrick publicly acknowledged a drinking problem and went into rehabilitation after she fractured her spine and cracked her ribs in a fall exiting the subway in Washington. However, she says her health and recovery are “not a factor at all” in her decision to leave Congress.
According to a news release, witnesses told police Travon Lewis Lavender was driven to Tucson Medical Center by a neighbor. His life-threatening injuries caused his transfer to Banner-University Medical Center, where he later died.
As vaccine administration continues to expand, a priority for ADHS is reaching communities most impacted by COVID-19. ADHS and partners continue an effort in ZIP code 85009 just west of downtown Phoenix, an effort that includes targeted use of social media in English and Spanish.
In a news release, Cochise County officials announced while they have not reached 55 percent vaccination of the 65 and older group, their vaccination partners have observed a reduced demand for appointments. Therefore, officials have agreed it is the right time to welcome the next age group phase.
Officials say on Feb. 26, Bagby was involved in an altercation with his significant other resulting in the victim being stabbed in the head and arm with a kitchen knife. The victim was seriously injured but survived the attack.
Many have also made the argument that we should proceed with expansion since dollars have already been spent for preliminary planning. Unfortunately, that is the potential cost of poor community engagement.
Attorney General Mark Brnovich is asking the High Court to uphold Arizona’s laws on ballot harvesting and out-of-precinct voting. According to a news release, in 2016, the DNC challenged those laws, and a federal district court judge ruled in favor of Arizona.
Watt announced he was leaving the Houston Texans on Feb. 12 after playing with the team for 10 years. He will now be reunited with former Texans wide receiver DeAndre Hopkins who signed with the Cardinals in March 2020.
They said all inmates at the county jail are deemed high risk for contracting the virus due to being housed in a congregate setting. All vaccinations will be entered into the statewide Immunization Information System.
Luke Air Force Base announced this month that studies showed high levels of contaminants had affected drinking water for about 6,000 people in roughly 1,600 homes as well as a few neighboring businesses.
According to the Arizona Department of Transportation, the crash is closing the interstate at State Route 87. Drivers should use alternate routes or delay travel. Motorists may take SR 87 north of State Route 287 to State Route 79 southbound to reach the Tucson area.
The GOP-dominated county board is asking Judge Timothy Thomason to quash the subpoena issued by the Senate. They argue that the ballots are sealed under laws the Legislature passed and the Senate does not have a right to access them.
The fine was imposed Wednesday by U.S. District Judge Roslyn Silver after corrections officials had been dogged by complaints they were dragging their feet in making all the changes to which they had agreed.
Nursing home staff believes he left on foot with no access to a vehicle or cell phone. Wynne’s wife says he should be wearing an Alzheimer’s notification bracelet with an 800 number that links back to her phone.
To support schools’ efforts for a safe return to in-person learning, the Arizona Department of Education (ADE) recently announced allocations from the second federal COVID-19 relief bill. These one-time recovery funds will be critical to helping schools implement mitigation strategies like improved
Doses originally allocated to the UA vaccination site will be used as part of the county’s efforts to increase vaccination rates in marginalized and high-risk communities through its mobile vaccination site program.
At 12:30 a.m., the deputy attempted a traffic stop. Officials say the SUV pulled over in an apartment complex parking lot at 6200 S. Campbell Avenue but fled before the officer could make contact with the driver.
According to a news release, the healthcare provider will now allow one visitor per patient a day for most in-patients. Most out-patient locations including urgent cares, clinics, emergency rooms will also allow one person to accompany patients.
Friday’s virtual meeting will discuss topics including vaccine rollout, testing, mask usage, curfew, evictions, business restrictions, and federal funds appropriated to the state and local jurisdictions.
The Tucson Police Department confirms that Michael Bernard Ortiz was attempting to cross Ajo Way on Sunday, Feb. 14, around 9:30 p.m. when he was struck by a silver 2013 Subaru BRZ that was traveling east.
The program recognizes women in leadership, spotlighting their administrative and professional accomplishments. The women named to this list are developing policy, leading change and guiding health care delivery improvement across the country.
If health conditions continue on the current trend, stage 2 means classes of 50 or fewer students would be allowed to meet on campus. Students and instructors will already know if their classes are part of the next stage. Students who are unsure can check with the registrar’s office.