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A new study finds that at least 11 people infected with COVID-19 traveled to Arizona and passed the disease to others.

National Park Service, Lake Mead National Recreation Area

New projections from the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation show the chances of future water shortages on the Colorado River have risen sharply following a dry year. KNAU’s Melissa Sevigny reports.


Americans continue to grapple with isolation, job loss, and uncertainty as the COVID-19 pandemic continues. Health experts say that’s taking a toll on mental wellness. KNAU’s Angela Gervasi reports.



Coconino County

NOTE: The Coconino County Sheriff's Office says it has now located and interviewed Rachel Bridges. It is not clear what her possible connection to the fires may be.

The Coconino County Sheriff’s Office is searching for a Flagstaff woman in connection with two fires that occurred Monday and Tuesday.

Carolyn Kaster/AP, file

Navajo Nation health officials Monday reported five new known cases of COVID-19 and no new recent deaths from the virus.