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As of Feb. 8, there are 169 confirmed COVID-19 cases in zip code 86023 (Grand Canyon and Tusayan).

February 9, 2021
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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.

By Williams-Grand Canyon News February 2, 2021
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As of Feb. 1, there are 147 confirmed COVID-19 cases in zip code 86023 (Grand Canyon and Tusayan).

February 2, 2021
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Starting Feb. 1, the Safeway Pharmacy in Williams will begin taking appointments to administer the COVID-19 vaccine.

January 28, 2021
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Coconino County sees high demand for COVID-19 vaccine
Priority populations within Phase 1b continue to receive vaccinations through Coconino County

The community continues to demonstrate a high level of interest in getting vaccinated; however, the available supply of COVID-19 vaccine remains limited.

January 14, 2021
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WILLIAMS, Ariz. - A small outbreak of COVID-19 cases among city employees who work inside City Hall has prompted the closure of the offices and library for up to two weeks.

By Wendy Howell January 13, 2021
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Yes, with some exceptions.

By Associated Press January 12, 2021
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PHOENIX, Ariz. — On Jan. 10, Gov. Doug Ducey ordered flags to be lowered to half-staff to honor the lives of U.S. Capitol Police officers who died in Washington D.C. last week at the U.S. Capitol.

By Williams-Grand Canyon News January 12, 2021
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WILLIAMS, Ariz. — Although the Arizona Interscholastic Association (AIA) Executive Board voted 5-4 Jan. 8 to cancel the high school winter sports season, the group is meeting again Jan. 12.

By Wendy Howell January 12, 2021
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The COVID-19 vaccine requires a 28-day follow up booster shot to be fully effective.

By Loretta McKenney January 12, 2021
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PHOENIX (AP) — Schools that have lost students during the pandemic would see their funding cut under a proposal Gov. Doug Ducey outlined Jan. 11 in his annual state-of-the-state address, a speech that hardened his longstanding resistance to school and business closures.

By BOB CHRISTIE and JONATHAN J. COOPER, Associated Press January 12, 2021
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O'Halleran was waiting to give a speech on the House floor regarding the Republican parties challenge to the electoral college victory of President-elect Joe Biden when he said they started hearing noise.

By By Stan Bindell, Williams-Grand Canyon News January 12, 2021
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There is 12,823 confirmed cases in Coconino County and 218 deaths.

January 12, 2021
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The National Park Service has shut down access to Washington Monument through Jan. 24, in response to the recent riot at the U.S. Capitol building in Washington D.C. Jan. 6.

January 12, 2021
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There have been a cumulative total of 375 cases within the 86046 zip code since the initial spread of the virus in Arizona.

January 12, 2021
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As Arizona experienced periodic spikes in COVID-19 cases since last spring, Gov. Doug Ducey frequently resisted calls to take strong measures.

By By Terry Tang, Associated Press January 7, 2021
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Hone’ Wo’keed: FBI seeks to reach Navajo language speakers through cold case posters
First of their kind FBI cold case posters in Navajo language seek to solve crimes by translating, distributing posters on reservation

By law, the FBI is responsible for investigating the most serious crimes within Indian Country—homicide, child sexual assault, kidnapping and violence against women among them.

By Loretta McKenney January 5, 2021
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The new, mutated version was first identified in Britain. The variant has also been found in several other countries.

By By Patty Nieberg, Associated Press December 30, 2020
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PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona has decided to include people aged 75 and older — over 534,000 residents — in the second phase of distribution of vaccinations against COVID-19, state officials announced Dec. 29.

By PAUL DAVENPORT, Associated Press December 29, 2020
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FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. — Americans will ring in the New Year this week with more hope on the horizon in the nation’s battle against the coronavirus pandemic.

By Wendy Howell December 29, 2020
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On behalf of 88 children from 40 local families, Thank you for your generous donations of gifts and money to the Williams Lions Club Toys for Kids.

December 29, 2020
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Gunfighter Canyon, an indoor shooting range in Williams that sells guns and ammo, also had a dramatic increase in background checks this year.

By By Calah Schlabach, Cronkite News December 29, 2020
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Now, more than ever, Americans across the U.S. are turning to local food banks to help alleviate hunger pains and empty cupboards.

By Loretta McKenney December 29, 2020
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The Havasupai Tribe has decided to continue the suspension of tourism to its remote reservation until further notice.

December 22, 2020
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As of Dec. 21, there are 31 active cases of COVID-19 in the city of Williams, with a total of 47 reported cases in the 86046 zip code (including Williams).

December 22, 2020
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The 247-acre parcel is intersected by Diablo Canyon and contains historic features including old segments of Route 66 and remains of a zoo and KOA campground.

By Associated Press December 22, 2020
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On Dec. 14, the Navajo Nation received 3,900 doses of the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine for COVID-19 and started vaccinations immediately.

By Katherine Locke December 15, 2020
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On Dec. 9, lifelong resident and property manager Clarinda Vail was sworn in as mayor of Tusayan. She will serve a two-year term.

By By Lo Frisby, Williams-Grand Canyon News December 15, 2020
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Because of the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, the school has been using a distance learning model since last spring.

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As of Dec. 14, there are 85 confirmed COVID-19 cases in zip code 86023 (Grand Canyon/Tusayan).

December 15, 2020