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Officials: Maricopa County data showing slower rate in COVID-19 hospitalizations

Data from the Maricopa County Department of Public Health is showing the number of COVID-19 hospitalizations is growing at a slower rate since the end of …

Docimo: Tips to help make walking one of your healthy habits

With an increased focus on practicing healthy habits – such as washing hands frequently and staying home when sick to help avoid spreading COVID-19 – it’s important to remain …

Pinal County announces first deaths resulting from COVID-19

Two people in Pinal County with COVID-19 have died. Both suffered from underlying health conditions, officials said. "Pinal County Public Health Department is saddened to report two deaths in the …

Arizona reports over 2,700 cases of COVID-19, with 80 deaths

The Arizona Department of Health Services is reporting over 2,700 cases and 80 deaths of COVID-19. Maricopa County has the most number of cases with 1,559, according to state numbers. However, the …
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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.

Gilbert B. Thoele

Gilbert, age 89, of St. Paul, MN and Sun City West, AZ, on March 28, 2020. Full notice to follow. Bradshaw Funeral Homes - www.bradshawfuneral.com | 651-439-5511

Harold E. Swinford

Harold passed away peacefully at home on March 15, 2020.He was survived by his wife of 68 years, Kathleen; his children, son Andrew Swinford, wife Marcene, and daughter Susan Brown, husband Laurence, …

Margaret Ann Austin

September 16, 1940 to February 15, 2020Margaret went to Heaven on February 15, 2020 due to complications of Congestive Heart Failure and Parkinson’s Disease. She was 79.Margaret Ann Austin …
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Narciso (Chicho/Cecil) Q. Torrez

Narciso, 95, of Sun City West, AZ, passed away peacefully, surrounded by his family on March 15, 2020. Pneumonia was simply too much for his body (two weeks shy of his 96th birthday) to handle. He …

Pinal County elected officials sue public health agencies for COVID-19 data

A state representative, two council members, two mayors, a fire chief and a county supervisor have filed a lawsuit to force the state and Pinal County to release information by ZIP code on where …

Free temporary digital library cards provided by Maricopa County Library District

The Maricopa County Library District facilities remain closed until further notice, but county libraries are still providing critical services to the public, including digital learning opportunities. …

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 executive order was that while residents should follow all …
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