As of March 31, there have been 1,561 vaccine doses administered at the Grand Canyon Clinic.
Currently, the park is only accessible through its south entrance station via the town of Tusayan. It’s east entrance at Desert View remains closed.
As of March 29, there are 195 confirmed COVID-19 cases in zip code 86023 (Grand Canyon and Tusayan).
As of March 29, there is one active case of COVID-19 in the city of Williams and four active cases in the 86046 zip code.
Students attending Coconino Community College (CCC) for the spring semester will receive a new round of federal COVID relief funds to help them with the cost of college.
Two casinos on the Navajo Nation reopened this week as the tribe eases its restrictions on businesses amid a downturn in coronavirus cases and high rates of vaccination.
“Our sales tax for this year is down nearly 30 percent from last year,” Page city manager Darren Coldwell said.
Kaibab National Learning Center (KLC) in Grand Canyon is preparing for Spring with a “Maskerade” themed fundraiser planned for March 27.
Coconino County, is expanding vaccinations to include Phase 1c individuals and those aged 35 and older effective immediately.
After being closed for nearly one year, Williams Recreation Center is reopening to the public.
According to Coconino County Health and Human Services Director Kim Musselman, the Center of Disease Control has notified the county to expect a significant increase in vaccines in April.
Closures caused dramatic losses to revenue park-wide, as Grand Canyon National Park visitation numbers dropped from 5 million in 2019 to just 2 million in 2020.
As of March 15, there are 191 confirmed COVID-19 cases in zip code 86023 (Grand Canyon and Tusayan).
The 163-acre property is set to become Marble Canyon Village, a master-planned resort facility that will include a variety of lodging, shopping, entertainment and wellness-centered recreation opportunities.
The board approved plans to go ahead with both high school track and field and middle school volleyball.
During a special meeting Feb. 17, the Grand Canyon School District Governing Board voted to set March 22 as a tentative reopening date for hybrid learning, provided all metrics are met.
This article is reprinted with permission from Education Week. It highlights the unique challenges of remote learning and life on the Navajo reservation during the coronavirus pandemic.
With several large-scale engineering projects in the works, the Tusayan Town Council has begun to take steps toward creating an engineering department to help streamline operations and facilitate a greater level of community understanding of projects.
On Feb. 10, Grand Canyon National Park officials met with Navajo Nation leaders to discuss the reopening of the park’s eastern park entrance, which borders the Navajo Nation.
As of Feb. 22, there is one active case of COVID-19 in the city of Williams and three active cases in the 86046 zip code.
As of Feb. 22, there are 174 confirmed COVID-19 cases in zip code 86023 (Grand Canyon and Tusayan). There are 42 confirmed cases inside the park, with 42 recovered cases.
As of Feb. 15, there are 171 confirmed COVID-19 cases in zip code 86023 (Grand Canyon and Tusayan).
Coconino County and its healthcare vaccination partners are now vaccinating all groups in Phase 1b effective immediately.
WILLIAMS, Ariz. — Coconino County health officials are hopeful that additional doses of the COVID-19 will be arriving soon following the Biden administration’s announcement that it is expanding access to vaccines and freeing up more doses for states and pharmacies.
After a late start, the Parent, Teacher Association (PTA) at Grand Canyon School is excited to be back on track and offering support to students and families.
On Feb. 8, the National Park Service implemented a mask requirement for all employees and visitors to parks.
The library is excited to offer a new catalog website for patrons along with expanded wifi that allows visitors to access a stronger internet connection.
As of Feb. 8, there are 169 confirmed COVID-19 cases in zip code 86023 (Grand Canyon and Tusayan).
As of Feb. 1, there are 14 active cases of COVID-19 in the city of Williams and 7 active cases in the 86046 zip code.