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Author Craig Johnson talks about Sheriff Walt Longmire's "Next to Last Stand".
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Arizona pushes flu vaccinations to avert flu-and-COVID-19 ‘perfect storm’
Health officials are hoping to head off the possibility of a surge in hospitalizations from one or both of the viruses.
Arizona researchers dive into novel coronavirus
The team from the three state universities and T-Gen are trying to unlock the coronavirus.
Pima County taking testing to where the college students are
The county will use pop-up sites near local bars catering to students.
UA, Pima County asks off-campus students to shelter in place
The voluntary request is intended to stem a surge of new coronavirus cases.
Doctors: flu shots crucial during COVID pandemic
They are hoping to prevent crowded hospitals and clinics during the winter.
UA reports its highest number of daily COVID-19 cases so far
Nearly 200 cases were confirmed Friday, with a testing positivity rate of 9.8%.
Sonora among hardest hit by excess deaths during COVID-19 outbreak in Mexico
Sonora saw the fourth highest jump in excess deaths among the states analyzed.
Rate of COVID-19 cases on UA campus 'alarming,' President Robbins says
University officials say harsh measures are coming in order to slow the spread of the coronavirus on campus.
University of Arizona sees COVID-19 spike
Most of the cases are from students living off campus.
'Feels like the end of the world': Tucson grapples with record heat during pandemic
The desert community has faced both soaring temperatures and life under the coronavirus, as some work to mitigate the impact of a warmer future.
The risks of severe heat
The hottest summer in the city’s history came during a global health crisis, leaving many residents at risk for heat-related issues.
UA antibody test expanding to include more Arizonans
Anyone over 18 can now receive the test initially reserved for essential workers.
Heat, COVID-19 and isolation put mobile home parks at risk
Ten percent of metro Tucsonans live in manufactured housing. But residents there face risks made worse by COVID-19 and record heat.
News roundup: Race for Pima County Sheriff, indirect death toll of COVID-19, crowdfunding for student computers
Recent coverage impacting Southern Arizona, Aug. 31.
Coronavirus risk lessens in Sonora, Mexican officials say
The Mexican state to Arizona's south has entered a "medium" phase of risk.
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