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A federal judge presiding over a legal settlement on the quality of health care in Arizona’s prisons has imposed $1.1 million in contempt of court fines against the state for failing to follow through on its promises to improve inmate care, marking the second time the state has faced penalties for remaining noncompliant with many elements of the six-year-old deal.

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The Arizona Senate has revived a stalled bill that would purge about 200,000 people from a list of voters who automatically get mail ballots. 

  

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Arizona has reported 1,310 additional confirmed COVID-19 cases and 43 deaths as related hospitalizations and seven-day rolling averages for daily new cases and daily deaths continued to drop. 

  

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The federal Drug Enforcement Administration has designated the opioid epidemic in Yavapai County as the greatest drug threat to public health and safety in Arizona.

  

Associated Press | Rick Bowmer

  The body of a missing California woman was recovered Tuesday from about 300 feet below the South Rim at Grand Canyon National Park, authorities said.

Rangers from the National Park Service located the body Tuesday morning near Trailview Overlook along the Hermit Road.

They said the body has been identified as 31-year-old Lillian Meyn of Woodside.

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