ARIZONA — New York, Connecticut and New Jersey asked June 24 for travelers from states with high coronavirus infection rates to go into quarantine for 14 days in a bid to preserve hard-fought gains as caseloads rise elsewhere in the country.
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — About 60 percent of employees at Northern Arizona University will take a pay reduction starting July 1 to meet a $100 million budget shortfall, a couple weeks after some faculty and staff were laid off, university officials said.
Ducey called it one of the most tragic days in state history.
PHOENIX (AP) — In an effort to stop a massive surge in new coronavirus cases, Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey ordered bars, nightclubs, gyms, movie theaters and water parks around the state to be closed for at least 30 days starting June 29.
PHOENIX (AP) — Sheriff's deputies went door to door evacuating more residents June 17 from the Santa Catalina Mountains overlooking Tucson as a wildfire, one of several in Arizona, continued to grow.
All employees earning more than $50,000 annually will be affected and will see a change in their paychecks beginning July 31.
The number of new coronavirus cases in Arizona has hit an alarming new daily high of nearly 2,400 — almost double the previous record, health officials said June 16.
Federal regulators have accepted a Phoenix-based company’s application for a preliminary permit to look further into building hydro-powered dams on tribal land.
Firefighters across Arizona were working to gain ground June 15 against massive wildfires that led to surrounding communities evacuating.