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Pima County approves boosters because of high COVID spread

176 classroom outbreaks since school started.

Unsafe lane change led to crash that hurt Pima County administrator

The car driver was cited for causing an accident resulting in serious physical injury and making an unsafe lane change.

Pima County considers permit for company that will emit trace amounts of cancerous gas

The company previously violated air quality laws in Georgia

Pima County scrambles to house families as evictions steadily rise

Evictions are beginning to increase after the end of the CDC's moratorium.

Pima County orders COVID-19 vaccines for children

Federal officials are moving towards approving the vaccine for children ages 5 to 11.

Pima County administrator suffered 'serious head injury,' broken ribs in crash

The county said Chuck Huckelberry was struck by a vehicle while riding his bicycle.

Biogas plant makes fuel, money for Pima County

Facility purifies waste methane for commercial use.

Tucson city council tells employees to get vaccinated by December or face firing

Pima County will required COVID-19 vaccinations for employees who interact with medically vulnerable people.

Pima County supervisors appoint Stahl Hamilton to fill Senate vacancy

Stahl Hamilton will fill the Legislative District 10 seat vacated by fellow Tucson Democrat Kirsten Engel.

Pima County supervisors continue to resist mandates

The board will consider incentives for staff to get vaccinated.

Pima County jail inmate dies

Authorities in Tucson say an inmate at the Pima County jail has died after being hospitalized with COVID-19.

New study on impacts of masking in Pima and Maricopa county schools

It shows that schools without mask requirements are 3.5 times more likely to have a COVID-19 outbreak.

Pima County board approves contract to buy body cams for sheriff's deputies

The contract approved by the board of supervisors with Axon will cost $26 million over 10 years and include new Tasers as well as cameras.

Monsoon season's toll on Southern Arizona roads

Following months of monsoon activity, roadways throughout the region are undergoing repair.

Pima County will raise health insurance costs for unvaccinated employees

County employees who have not gotten their shots will see a health insurance discount slashed and a new surcharge.

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