Coconino County


Coconino County Health officials say a resident of the greater Flagstaff area has tested positive for COVID-19.

The City of Flagstaff has restricted service at restaurants and closed bars, theaters, fitness centers and other businesses over concerns about the spread of the new Coronavirus.


Coconino County has opened a site for drive-up testing of coronavirus at Fort Tuthill in Flagstaff.


Nine cases of coronavirus have now been confirmed in Arizona. In some of the state’s more rural counties the disease hasn’t yet appeared, but local health officials from preparing for an infection rate that could resemble an average flu season. KNAU’s Ryan Heinsius spoke with Coconino County epidemiologist Matthew Maurer about how COVID-19 is transmitted and how the public can reduce the risk of getting sick.


Coconino County Sheriff’s officials are trying to identify the body of a woman found north of Flagstaff last week.