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 […]

State Health Officials To Open Vaccination Center At NAU April 19th

The state is launching a COVID-19 vaccination site in Flagstaff starting Monday, April 19th. The site will be located at the NAU Fieldhouse and will operate seven days a week from 7 a.m. until 5 p.m. Governor Ducey and the state health department made the announcement Friday. The state has partnered with Coconino County, Northern […]

Coconino County Moves To Group 1C And Those 35 And Older For The COVID Vaccine

Coconino County has now moved to Phase 1C for COVID vaccinations, which also includes people 35 and older. 1C includes adults of any age with high-risk medical conditions, which includes developmentally disabled and adults living in congregate settings. Coconino County Health and Human Services Director Kim Musselman says, “Coconino County is pleased with the positive […]

Shipments Of The Moderna Vaccine To Yavapai County Delayed Due To Extreme Weather

Vaccine shipments to Yavapai County are being hampered by the extreme cold weather in other parts of the country. Because of the shipping delays of the Moderna vaccine, Spectrum Healthcare is pushing back appointments for Wednesday and Thursday this week to Friday or a later date. Spectrum says anyone who already has a confirmed appointment […]

Coconino County Still Struggles To Meet Demand For The COVID-19 Vaccine

Coconino County still struggles to obtain more supply of the COVID-19 vaccine. The county’s interim Health and Human Services Director Kim Musselman told the Board of Supervisors Tuesday they have the capacity to administer around 13-hundred doses of the vaccine a day, but are given fewer than 400 doses due to lack of supply. Because […]

COVID Vaccination Appointments Remain Hard To Get, But Help Is On The Way

The quantity of COVID vaccines remains low, but it is expected to increase in the coming weeks. Health officials continue to tell the public if your group is ready to get vaccinated and all the appointments are filled, keep trying. The more vaccine comes in, the more spaces will open to set an appointment to […]

Coconino County Moves Into Phase 1B Of The COVID-19 Vaccine

Coconino County is moving to priority populations within Phase 1B of COVID-19 vaccinations next week. Priority populations include education and childcare workers, law enforcement and protective services, as well as people 75 and older. County health officials say vaccine supplies continue to be limited at this time and appointments are available on a first come, […]

Governor Ducey Announces New Money For Hospitals, Vaccine For Educators And More

Governor Doug Ducey addressed the media Wednesday about the status of COVID-19 in the state. He also made additional announcements. An additional $60-million will be provided to Arizona hospitals for staffing for a total of $85-million. He also said Arizona is expected to receive the first shipment of COVID-19 vaccine doses in mid-to-late December, pending […]