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Yavapai County health officials reported 88 new COVID-19 cases and zero deaths over the weekend, according to a news release Monday.

By Brian M. Bergner Jr. October 18, 2021
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The first antiviral drug designed to be a COVID-19 treatment through a pill form is going in front of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for emergency approval this week, according to a news release.

By Brian M. Bergner Jr. October 11, 2021
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Yavapai County officials reported Friday that state doctors are starting to become concerned with what they’re calling a “Triple Threat,” which is a COVID-19 infection along with the West Nile virus and flu season.

By Brian M. Bergner Jr. October 8, 2021
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Yavapai County health officials reported 170 new cases of COVID-19 and two deaths over the weekend, according to a news release Monday.

By Brian M. Bergner Jr. October 4, 2021
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Yavapai County health officials reported 181 new cases of COVID-19 and seven new deaths over the weekend, according to a news release Monday.

By Brian M. Bergner Jr. September 27, 2021
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Yavapai County Community Health Services reported 182 new COVID-19 cases and two deaths over the weekend, according to a news release Monday.

By Verde Independent September 20, 2021
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Yavapai County health officials reported 342 new cases of COVID-19 and eight new deaths since the beginning of the week, according to a news release Friday.

By Brian M. Bergner Jr. September 17, 2021
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On Monday, Yavapai County Community Health Services reported 229 new cases of COVID-19 and five deaths over the weekend, according to a news release.

September 14, 2021
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Yavapai County Community Health Services reported 284 new COVID-19 cases and six deaths since Labor Day, according to a news release Friday.

By Brian M. Bergner Jr. September 10, 2021
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Yavapai County Community Health Services reported 342 new cases of COVID-19 since Labor Day weekend, according to the county’s data dashboard Thursday.

By Brian M. Bergner Jr. September 9, 2021
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Yavapai County Community Health Services reported 453 new COVID-19 cases and nine deaths in five days, according to a news release Friday.

By Brian M. Bergner Jr. September 3, 2021
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Yavapai County Community Health Services reported 366 new cases of COVID-19 and two deaths since Aug. 27, according to the YCCHS dashboard Tuesday afternoon.

By Brian M. Bergner Jr. August 31, 2021
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Despite COVID-19 numbers in Yavapai County not slowing down, all 15 district libraries in the county were scheduled to reopen Monday, Aug. 30, according to a news release.

August 30, 2021
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In the past 28 days, 92.1% of the new COVID-19 cases in Yavapai County have come from people who are not vaccinated, according to a news release Friday from Yavapai County Community Health Services.

By Brian M. Bergner Jr. August 27, 2021
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Arizona health officials on Sunday reported more than 3,000 new coronavirus cases and an additional three deaths as a surge driven by the delta variant continued for the sixth week.

By The Associated Press August 22, 2021
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Yavapai County Community Health Services reported 374 new COVID-19 cases during a five-day stretch this past week, according to a news release Friday.

By Brian M. Bergner Jr. August 20, 2021
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With the Delta variant of COVID-19 on the rise, health officials with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) are recommending an additional dose of the vaccine for immunocompromised people.

By Brian M. Bergner Jr. August 16, 2021
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With the Arizona Department of Health Services reporting two days of 2,000-plus new COVID-19 cases, health officials reported 1,846 on Monday.

By Brian M. Bergner Jr. August 2, 2021
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Arizona on Saturday reported over 2,000 additional confirmed COVID-19 infections for the first time in nearly five months amid a continuing increase in the state's rolling average of new cases and more virus-related hospitalizations.

By The Associated Press July 31, 2021
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Yavapai County Community Health Services announced Friday that they’ll be hosting an upcoming town hall meeting to answer questions about the COVID-19 Delta variant, according to a news release.

By Brian M. Bergner Jr. July 30, 2021
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Newest CDC guidance: Wear masks while indoors in public
Arizona has 1,000+ new cases 13th time in 14 days

With Arizona experiencing 1,000-plus new COVID-19 cases for the 13th time in the past 14 days, the American College of Emergency Physicians has increased its call for everyone eligible to get vaccinated and to practice safety measures to lessen transmission of the virus.

By DAN ENGLER Staff Reporter July 28, 2021
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Navajo Chief of Police Phillip Francisco sits ramrod straight at his desk, surrounded by manila folders brimming with paperwork and a Darth Vader figurine that wields a pen as a lightsaber.

By Beth Wallace, News21 July 23, 2021
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Gov. Doug Ducey is doubling down on his refusal to reimpose mitigation measures to help slow the increasing spread of COVID-19.

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COVID-19 infections in Arizona are at their highest level since February. The Friday morning report from the Arizona Department of Health Services shows 1,479 new cases, with seven deaths, in the past 24-hour reporting period.

By Dan Engler July 23, 2021
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The rush of new COVID-19 cases in Arizona continued Wednesday as the state has seen more than 1,000 new COVID-19 cases in six of the past seven days.

By Dan Engler July 21, 2021
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The state's top health official said Tuesday that schools should be able to quarantine unvaccinated students and keep them out of class in at least some cases where they have been exposed to COVID-19.

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Arizona has had more than 1,000 new COVID-19 cases in five of the past six days.

By Dan Engler July 19, 2021
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For the first time since March 1, the Arizona Department of Health Services has reported more than 1,000 COVID-19 cases documented in a 24-hour reporting period.

By Dan Engler July 14, 2021
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Health experts are concerned that Arizona’s recently approved budget, which bans public schools and universities from enforcing mask mandates and COVID-19 testing for unvaccinated students, is endangering public health across the state.

By Rithwik Kalale, Cronkite News July 8, 2021
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Phoenix-area commuters got 36 hours of their lives back last year.

By Brooke Newman, Cronkite News July 8, 2021

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