Coconino County


Officials at Northern Arizona Healthcare, the largest hospital system in the region, are reporting a surge in COVID-19 cases. But they say they’re not near crisis levels and have enough staff to handle increase. KNAU’s Ryan Heinsius reports.

Coconino County Sheriff's Office

Authorities in northern Arizona say a man has been arrested for allegedly threatening census workers with a shotgun.


Coconino County corrections officials report half-a-dozen new coronavirus cases among inmates. It comes as known infections at the jail have remained relatively steady. KNAU’s Ryan Heinsius reports.

Maricopa County Sheriff's Office via AP, File

Authorities in Coconino County say a bullet taken from the skull of a woman was fired from a rifle owned by an Air Force airman charged in her death.


Known coronavirus infections in Arizona have increased more than 200 percent in the past two weeks. It follows an easing of restrictions throughout the state and a lifting of stay-at-home orders, however Gov. Doug Ducey is attributing the surge to a ramp up in testing. KNAU’s Ryan Heinsius reports.