Sinema Campaign

During a Senate Homeland Security hearing Wednesday, Arizona's senior Senator, Kyrsten Sinema, questioned federal officials on the process for distributing the National Strategic Stockpile and how government can better partner with private industries to support it. 

Yuma County Area Transit

An employee that works at the Yuma County Area Transit (YCAT) has tested positive for COVID-19 but it isn't confirmed that the exposure happened while on duty, YCAT said.

Yuma Crossing National Heritage Area

The Yuma Territorial Prison and the Colorado River State Park will reopen to the public the week of June 15 after being shut down for more than two months, according to the Yuma Crossing National Heritage Area (YCNHA). 

Capitol Media Services photo by Howard Fischer

By Howard Fischer

Capitol Media Services

PHOENIX -- Gov. Doug Ducey insisted Thursday he had not made a mistake in dissolving his stay-at-home order and allowing more businesses to reopen even as Arizona approaches 1,000 people dying from COVID-19.

The Crane School District in Yuma has announced the third positive case of COVID-19 among district staff.