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Arizona tops 87,000 cases of COVID-19

Arizona has surpassed 87,000 cases of the novel coronavirus as of Thursday morning. The Arizona Department of Health Services reports 87,425 cases and 1,757 deaths of the novel coronavirus, up …

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For Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey’s guidance on restaurants, go to the Arizona Department of Health Services website at https://www.azdhs.gov/index.php and click on “General info about COVID-19."

Arizona tops 70,000 cases of COVID-19, with 1,579 deaths

Arizona has added 3,591 cases and 44 deaths of COVID-19 overnight, according to the state Department of Health Services. As of the …
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GCU men’s basketball team in quarantine after positive COVID-19 results

The Grand Canyon University men’s basketball team has been placed in quarantine after four student-athletes and two support staff …
Glendale Mayor Jerry Weiers was selected as Chair of the Maricopa Association of Governments at its 2020 Annual Meeting.

Maricopa Association of Governments selects new officers

Developing and funding a transportation plan that will serve the Maricopa region for the next 20 years is a primary goal of the new …
Arizona Humane Society Veterinary Technician and Intensive Care Supervisor Laura Reilly draws blood from a puppy in the organization’s Parvo Puppy ICU.

Pets and the pandemic: Animal welfare in the age of COVID-19

What a difference a century makes. When the second wave of the Spanish flu pandemic ravaged Arizona in fall 1918, many people turned …
For most people, the new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms, such as fever and cough that clear up in two to three weeks. For some, especially older adults and people with existing health problems, it can cause more severe illness, including pneumonia and death.

Pinal County supervisors vote to encourage, not mandate masks be worn

The Pinal County Board of Supervisors has voted to highly encourage the wearing of face-coverings but not to mandate masks. The …

Return of the movie theater: A pandemic guide to movie-going in 2020

In a typical year, the time between the Academy Awards and the summer blockbuster season has provided moviegoers with a steady, highly …
Opinion

Beveridge: Why we chose to again temporarily close resource center at Empowerment Systems

Once again, we have chosen to make the difficult decision to temporarily close the resource center and have all Empowerment Systems staff work from home. As much as we want to remain open for our …

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Central Arizona College to offer live online new-student orientation sessions

Central Arizona College invites all first-time and returning college students to an online new-student orientation for fall 2020. These virtual sessions, available via any computer or mobile …

Congratulations to May 2020 Central Arizona College graduates

Omar Villa receives CAC faculty of the year award

Virtual summer camp for ages 6-13 offered by Central Arizona College

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The meeting will take place on Zoom and be live streamed on YouTube.

May 16 San Tan Valley Democrats Club meeting on Zoom, YouTube

Delina DiSanto and Stuart Starky, who are vying to win the Democratic nomination to represent Congressional District 4, are the …

The Arizona Highways Collection presents Photography by Barry M. Goldwater

Since 1925, Arizona Highways has been sharing the history, culture and natural beauty of Arizona with readers around the world. And …
The meeting will take place on Zoom and be live streamed on YouTube.

May 16 San Tan Valley Democrats Club meeting on Zoom, YouTube

Delina DiSanto and Stuart Starky, who are vying to win the Democratic nomination to represent Congressional District 4, are the …

Parks and rec department shares COVID-19 updates, precautions, suggestions

When Governor Doug Ducey imposed a stay-at-home order to slow the spread of the coronavirus, a point stressed throughout his March 30 …
The festival is to be on North Main Street, between Ruggles and 11th streets in Florence.

Artists sought for Oct. 3-4 Florence Arts and Culture Festival

The Greater Florence Chamber of Commerce hosts the Florence Arts and Culture Festival 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Oct. 3-4 along historic Main …
Calexico

HEARTS for Arizona 24-Hour Virtual Telethon to be April 3-4

Arizona Citizens for the Arts has organized a 24-hour virtual telethon with live-streamed performances and appearances by Arizona …
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