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Health officials in some Arizona counties say delivery of COVID-19 vaccines have been delayed because of extreme weather in other areas of the country.

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Arizona health officials say the state’s death toll from COVID-19 has now surpassed 15,000, and the total number of known cases is more than 800,000.

Three congressional Democrats from Arizona are calling on federal officials to fully fund a major water system for the White Mountain Apache Tribe. The long-delayed project has kept many residents without safe and reliable drinking water. KNAU’s Ryan Heinsius reports.

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The world’s largest powwow has been canceled for a second consecutive year because of the pandemic. 


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Arizona is on the cusp of reaching a pandemic death toll of 15,000.