Alicia Barrón is a contributing writer for The Copper Courier. She's from the border town of Nogales, Arizona, and has worked in journalism for over 20 years, starting at 3TV/azfamily. Most recently, she was a staff writer at Upworthy and BuzzFeed.
Santa Cruz County has Arizona’s second-highest positive test rate for COVID-19, data shows — second only to Navajo County.
St. Mary’s Food Bank delivered 125,000 pounds of food in a record-setting donation delivery to the Navajo Nation in Tuba City — one of the hardest hit populations in the COVID-19 pandemic.
The governor pledged $5 million to help renters avoid eviction, but applicants are saying they have had trouble getting any sort of financial help.
Restaurants — big and small — had to quickly adapt during social distancing to offer either delivery, take-out, or both. Here's how the reopening looks like.
The deadline for this year’s 2020 Census was pushed back due to the COVID-19 pandemic, so Americans now have until Oct. 31 to make themselves count.
The Mexican government added a series of health checkpoints at the border to reduce the risk of a coronavirus outbreak from U.S. visitors.
The Department of Economic Security (DES) in Arizona just launched a program that will give 165,000 previously ineligible people unemployment benefits.