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Rockfall closes State Route 88 near Roosevelt Lake

Fallen rocks have closed State Route 88 just west of State Route 188, blocking access between Roosevelt Lake and Apache Lake, according to the Arizona Department of Transportation. The closure is at …

Emergency relief grants available for Arizona artists, arts professionals

As part of broader crisis response strategies, Arizona arts funders and service organizations have set up a collaborative fund to provide emergency relief grants of $500-$1,500 to artists and arts …

Federal and state tax deadline shift didn’t include charitable tax credit deadline extension

Arizona nonprofit leaders are sounding a collective alarm as the Arizona charitable tax credit deadline provided to aid qualified nonprofit organizations did not move with recent federal tax deadline …

Jobless claims in Arizona jump to nearly 89,000

PHOENIX — The number of Arizonans out of work and seeking benefits took another big jump this past week. New figures from the state Department of Economic Security show there were 88,592 …
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Arizona with 24 coronavirus deaths as cases near 1,300

Arizona is approaching 1,300 cases of COVID-19 after the latest release of numbers across the state. According to the Arizona Department of Health Services, there are 1,289 cases and 24 deaths in …

COVID-19 by the numbers: Information for you

Keep up to date with the latest case counts of COVID-19 in Arizona. Share how the coronavirus is affecting your life at wvnews@newszap.com or aznews@newszap.com.

School year's end stops spring sports season

In the end, the decision about what to do with spring high school sports seasons shortened by the spread of COVID-19 was wholly out of the hands of the Arizona Interscholastic Association. Early …

Arizona Gov. Ducey issues stay-at-home order to slow spread of COVID-19

Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey has imposed a stay-at-home order to slow the spread of COVID-19. It takes place 5 p.m. Tuesday, March 31.
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Arizona now over 1,100 cases of coronavirus

The state of Arizona has reported over 1,100 cases of COVID-19 as of Monday morning. The Arizona Department of Health Services also reports 20 deaths in the state. Maricopa County is reporting …

Arizona schools to stay closed through end of school year

Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey and Superintendent of Public Instruction Kathy Hoffman announced Monday, March 30 the extension of school closures through the end of the school year.

Arizona nears 1,000 cases of COVID-19

Arizona is nearing 1,000 cases of COVID-19 after officials released new numbers Sunday, March 29. The state has 919 confirmed cases of the new coronavirus, according to the Arizona Department of …

Leader of Arizona's response to the COVID-19 pandemic quits

PHOENIX (AP) — A woman who has been a key figure leading Arizona's response to the coronavirus pandemic has resigned after complaining she was being sidelined from her role.
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