Coconino County Closing Fort Tuthill Vaccination Site, Turns To Pop-Up Clinics

The Coconino County Health and Human Services office has decided to close the Fort Tuthill COVID-19 vaccination site next Tuesday. The county has decided to pivot to special pop-up vaccination events. A weekly pop-up clinic will be held each Wednesday beginning May 19th from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. at the county health building on […]

Coconino County Has Had Zero COVID Deaths Over The Last Month

Things are looking up in regards to COVID-19 in Coconino County. According to county COVID data, Coconino County hasn’t recorded a virus death since the week of April 3rd. Over the past two months, Coconino County has had six COVID deaths. COVID cases had been in the 100s for four straight weeks up until last […]

PUSD School Board Votes To Reinstate Mask Mandate At All District Schools

The Prescott Unified School District School Board voted 4-1 to reinstitute a mask requirement for all students, teachers and staff at their board meeting Tuesday. Debate lasted around three-hours on the topic with opinions split among the gathering at Prescott Mile High Middle School. School superintendent Joe Howard made the proposal as COVID-19 cases, quarantine […]

A Flagstaff Man Is Being Honored With The JFK Profile In Courage Award

Two Arizonans are being honored with the JFK Profile in Courage Award, with one of the two being from Flagstaff. Darrell Marks is the Native American Academic Advisor at Flagstaff High School. Marks is Navajo and is a single parent of two teenage sons. He has coordinated deliveries of food and supplies to Navajo and […]

Prescott Unified School District School Board Could Reinstitute Mask Police Tuesday Night

The Prescott Unified School District School Board could re-institute a mask requirement for all students, teachers and staff at their board meeting Tuesday. School superintendent Joe Howard will make the proposal as COVID-19 cases, quarantine numbers and staff contract tracing has become significant at all six district schools. This week’s board meeting will be held […]

Levels Of COVID-19 Found In Coconino High School’s Wastewater System

Flagstaff Unified School District officials were informed Thursday, through their wastewater surveillance program with NAU, that levels of SARS-CoV-2, or COVID-19, were found in the wastewater system at Coconino High School. FUSD is advising that individuals and students at Coconino monitor for symptoms and consider testing, even if no symptoms are present. COVID-19 testing is […]

Governor Ducey Rescinds Mask Order For K-12, Leaves Decision To The Districts

Governor Doug Ducey, along with state health officials, have rescinded orders that direct K-12 schools in Arizona to require masks. Ducey said in a statement, even though the mask order is rescinded, “K-12 school districts and charter schools still maintain the right to institute and enforce policies to mitigate against COVID-19 spread, including the use […]