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A forest health institute at Northern Arizona University has a new executive director.


The Town of Eagar in the White Mountains won’t cancel its Fourth of July parade this weekend and several other events. It comes as Arizona sees record numbers of new coronavirus cases and the White Mountain Apache Tribe has banned visitors to the reservation. KNAU’s Ryan Heinsius reports.


Governor Doug Ducey has issued an executive order prohibiting large gathering as Arizona experiences a surge in new coronavirus cases.


Navajo Nation officials continue to urge residents not to travel off the reservation in order to limit the spread of COVID-19.

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Officials at Grand Canyon National Park will reopen the North Rim Tuesday at 6 a.m. as a wildfire continues to burn in the area.