Coconino County Jail Prisoners Start Receiving COVID-19 Vaccination

The Coconino County Sheriff’s Office has started offering the COVID-19 vaccine to inmates in the county jail. Medical staff recently completed their training on the vaccine. The Detention Facility quarantines all new inmates for 14-days upon arrival prior to testing for COVID-19. Inmates who test negative after quarantine are placed in the general inmate population. […]

Coconino County Cancels Saturday Vaccine Appointments Due To Continued Shipping Delays

Coconino County health officials have canceled another day of vaccine appointments at Fort Tuthill. County officials were notified by the Arizona Department of Health Services that this week’s shipment of Moderna COVID-19 vaccine continues to be delayed due to extreme weather conditions across the country. Due to the prolonged delay, and limited on-hand vaccine supply, […]

Coconino County To Close Fort Tuthill To The General Public This Weekend

Fort Tuthill County Park will close to the general public from Friday until Monday to ease traffic congestion for those with COVID-19 vaccine appointments. County officials say the decision was made to make sure those getting the COVID-19 vaccine won’t have an issue with traffic getting into Fort Tuthill. Those who will use the park […]

Coconino County Adding Folks 65 And Older To Phase 1B Vaccinations

Coconino County is moving to include those 65 and older in Phase 1B COVID-19 vaccinations. However the county is awaiting more doses of the Moderna vaccine so they can schedule more people to get the shot. All vaccine doses in Coconino County are matched with already booked appointments. There are currently no available appointments for […]

Coconino County To Receive First COVID-19 Vaccine Shipment In Late December

Coconino County health officials are expecting to receive the first shipment of the first COVID-19 vaccine in late December. The rollout in the county is anticipated to begin in early January. The first people to get the vaccine will be healthcare workers in phase one, with long-term care facility residents in phase 1A. Phase 1B […]