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    Group of students walking out of classroom wearing face masks 
    Nov 16, 2021 - The Pima County Board of Supervisors voted 4-1 on Nov. 16 to accept a $6.8 million grant that will support K-12 students and their families. The grant runs through May 2022. 
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    Nov 15, 2021 - Pima County seeing significant increase in COVID-19 transmission 
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    Nov 05, 2021 - Pharmacies, clinics and schools all offering vaccines for children. 
    Abrams 
    Nov 05, 2021 - Tests to be given out at Abrams Public Health Center on Saturdays 
     
    Oct 27, 2021 - Boxes available at Abrams Public Health Center 
     
    Oct 25, 2021 - All three vaccine boosters now available to eligible individuals 
    Vax & Fadez at Curley's Family Barbershop 
    Oct 21, 2021 - A friendly vaccination clinic pops up in a familiar place 
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    Sep 30, 2021 - Health Department now offering third-dose (booster) Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine. 
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    Sep 24, 2021 - Pima County co-authored report, published by the CDC 
    Kino Stadium 
    Sep 23, 2021 - Event spans four days, including a game featuring the University of Arizona 
    Pima County Courthouse 
    Sep 07, 2021 - City of Tucson to match $1 million 
    COVID testing 
    Aug 25, 2021 - New site to open at Abrams Public Health Center. 
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    Aug 19, 2021 - The additional dose should be the same mRNA vaccine as the two primary doses. 
    Mobile Vaccination POD at high school 
    Aug 16, 2021 - The Pima County Board of Supervisors voted 3-2 to approve a policy supporting the individual decisions of schools and districts to require certain measures to minimize the spread of COVID-19, including requiring face masks on K-12 school campuses. 
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    Aug 06, 2021 - A dozen clinics are scheduled in the Vail School District alone from Aug. 7-16. 
    Imago Dei students 
    Aug 02, 2021 - Staff expect to work with 35 elementary and middle schools during the 2021-2022 academic year 
    Teens getting vaccinated 
    Jul 29, 2021 - Health Department further recommends masks at all times for K-12 schools. 
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    Jul 08, 2021 - Effective July 8, those over 18 have received at least one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine. 
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    Jul 06, 2021 - Grant to serve racial and ethnic minorities and vulnerable communities 
    Historic Pima County Courthouse 
    Jul 06, 2021 - Pima County nears 70 percent of adults with at least one vaccination 
    Vaccination site at Curtis Park 
    Jul 01, 2021 - Thanks community partners for Herculean efforts. 
    Walkers at Tumamoc Hill 
    Jun 25, 2021 - The Pima County Health Department announces mini-grant program for community partners 
    Abrams Public Health Building 
    Jun 22, 2021 - Grant will help build upon county's efforts to improve public health equity 
     
    Jun 17, 2021 - Health services, food distribution and more at Gallego Intermediate School 
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    Jun 11, 2021 - The Pima County Health Department, in partnership with the Autism Society of Southern Arizona, will host an online event titled Autism: Education & Equity -- A Public Health Discussion on June 22, 2021. 
     
    Jun 11, 2021 - Keep checking for lottery tickets, other prizes for first-dose shots. 
    Curtis Park entrance 
    Jun 10, 2021 - Hours, locations being adjusted for safety 
     
    Jun 08, 2021 - All three vaccines will be available at the clinics 
     
    Jun 04, 2021 - Tickets are for new COVID-19 vaccinations.  
    Zoo 
    Jun 03, 2021 - Event at the Zoo to be held June 5 
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    May 28, 2021 - County to begin vaccination texting effort alerting individuals to nearby vax sites. 
    Quitters WNTD 
    May 27, 2021 - There might be no better time to ditch nicotine than on May 31, which is World No Tobacco Day 
     
    May 27, 2021 - 100 Lottery scratcher tickets given out Saturday and Monday 
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    May 14, 2021 - The Pima County Board of Supervisors today voted 4-1 to follow the lead of the Centers for Disease Control and no longer require people who are fully vaccinated to wear a face mask in Pima County. 
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    Apr 29, 2021 - Goal is vaccinating communities with lower vaccination rates. 
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    Apr 28, 2021 - Young people can show off their video prowess and encourage vaccinations at the VaxTruthChallenge. 
     
    Apr 23, 2021 - Latest advisory reports decreasing COVID-19 cases, increasing vaccination rates, and information about how spectators can enjoy sporting events 
    Vaccination event 
    Apr 13, 2021 - Out of an abundance of caution, County is following guidance from the CDC and state. 
    Banner-Kino 
    Apr 13, 2021 - Hours of operation will change; site to close in May 
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    Apr 07, 2021 - Pima County Health Department invites public to join April 8 panel discussion as part of National Public Health Week.