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Gov. Ducey To Attend President-Elect Bidens Inauguration
Gov. Doug Ducey has announced he will be in Washington, D.C., next week for the inauguration of President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris.
Jan. 14, 2021
AZ Attempts Unprecedented Mass Vaccination Plan As Virus Surges
How will we get enough people vaccinated to stop the pandemic? It’s a major logistical question. One strategy states are turning to is mass vaccination. In Arizona, that’s now happening around the clock at an NFL stadium.
Health Leaders: Arizona Will Face Triage Conditions Within 'Days Or Weeks'
Jan. 14, 2021
Arizona To Open Second Stadium For Vaccine Distribution
All the January appointments for COVID-19 vaccines at the State Farm Stadium site have been filled. But Gov. Doug Ducey and the state Department of Health Services are launching a second state vaccination site.
Jan. 14, 2021
3 More NBA Games Called Off Due To COVID-19
Contact tracing issues involving the Phoenix Suns and Washington Wizards forced the NBA to postpone three more games Wednesday, raising the leaguewide total from this week alone to eight.
Jan. 14, 2021
Sports Betting In Arizona Could Expand
Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey is considering expanding sports betting beyond horses. With gaming compacts needing to be renewed, Ducey has negotiated with Arizona tribes, paving the way for off-reservation professional sports and possibly college sports betting. And he wants to make this possible on mobile devices.
Jan. 14, 2021
Rate Of Positive COVID-19 Tests Tops 40% In State
On the heels of Arizona’s record COVID-19 deaths, the state’s positivity rate for coronavirus tests has reached an alarming high.
Jan. 13, 2021
Mexico: U.S. Must Provide COVID-19 Vaccine To Mexican Workers
Mexican leaders said Wednesday that the U.S. must ensure Mexican workers in the United States have access to the coronavirus vaccine regardless of their immigration status. Not to do so would violate a free trade agreement implemented last year.
Jan. 13, 2021
Leaders: AZ Will Face Triage Conditions Within Days Or Weeks
Leaders of five major medical systems Wednesday warned that, unless coronavirus spread in the state is brought under control, hospitals will have to institute Crisis Standards of Care within “days or weeks.”
Jan. 13, 2021
Phoenix Law Enforcement Prepares For Potential Unrest In Aftermath Of Capitol Attack
Local, state and federal law enforcement officials are preparing for potential unrest in Arizona and around the country in the coming days in the aftermath of the attack on the Capitol building in Washington, D.C.
Jan. 13, 2021
City Weighs Enforcement, Legislation In Tobacco Debate
Before Phoenix leaders take action on a request to ban flavored tobacco, they want more information about enforcement and possible state legislation.
Jan. 13, 2021
Sonoran Health Care Workers Receive First Doses Of COVID-19 Vaccine
Early Wednesday morning, health care workers in the Sonoran capital Hermosillo became the first people in the state to receive doses of the coronavirus vaccine.
Jan. 13, 2021
A young Latina voter in Arizona reflects on the contentious 2020 election
Adela Diaz, an 18-year-old Latina, recalled a tense night on Nov. 3, after she voted in her first US presidential election.
Jan. 13, 2021
Christ: Potential To Vaccinate 12,000 People Daily At Stadium Site
Wednesday was the second day of COVID-19 vaccine distribution at State Farm Stadium in Glendale. The Arizona Department of Health Services Director Dr. Cara Christ said they hope to provide about 6,000 shots per day at the site.
Jan. 13, 2021
Apache Group Sues Over Land Swap For Arizona Copper Mine
A group of Apaches who have tried for years to reverse a land swap in Arizona that will make way for one of the largest copper mines in the U.S. sued the federal government Tuesday.
Jan. 13, 2021
WATCH: House Votes To Impeach Trump
The U.S. House of Representatives is debating an article of impeachment against President Trump following the violence at the U.S. Capitol. The article charges Trump with "incitement of insurrection." Watch the debate and vote live.
WATCH: House Votes On Bill Endorsing Use Of 25th Amendment
Jan. 13, 2021
Arizona Planning For New Juvenile Prison
The Arizona Department of Juvenile Corrections is planning for a new juvenile correctional facility. The department leases the Adobe Mountain School secure care facility property, located north of Phoenix, from the State Land Department. That lease expires in seven years.
Jan. 13, 2021
Sonoran Vaccination Effort To Start Wednesday
The coronavirus vaccine has arrived in Sonora, Arizona’s neighbor to the south. Military personnel are transporting it to 34 hospitals across the vast, sparsely populated state.
Jan. 12, 2021
Mexico Border Restrictions Extended To Late February
The restrictions first went into effect on March 21, and since then northbound pedestrian and vehicle crossings have fallen dramatically.
Jan. 12, 2021
Phoenix Business Association Vows To Withhold Support Of GOP
A Phoenix business association released additional condemnation of the ransacking of the Capitol by extremist Trump supporters last week.
Jan. 12, 2021
St. Marys Food Bank In Need Of Volunteers
St. Mary’s Food Bank is looking for volunteers to help it keep up with the demand it's seeing due to the pandemic. Many volunteers have dropped off now that the holidays have passed, said spokesman Jerry Brown.
Jan. 12, 2021

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