US Doles Out Relief Dollars to Build Employment Pipelines

By SUSAN MONTOYA BRYAN, Associated Press ALBUQUERQUE, NM (AP) — With the highest Mexico unemployment rate in the nation, New is banking on a tiny infusion of federal relief money through the American Rescue Plan to boost the job market in a poverty-stricken corner of the state and in some cases provide a second chance … Read more

Can melatonin gummies solve family bedtime struggles? Experts advise caution

Posted Apr 26, 2022, 1:43 pm Jenny Gold Kaiser Health News For three exhausting years, Lauren Lockwood tried to get her son Rex to sleep through the night. As an infant, he couldn’t sleep without a blanket over his carrier to drown out the world around him. At age 2, it sometimes took hours for … Read more

State of the Air report ranks Phoenix among 25 worst US cities for pollution

Posted Apr 22, 2022, 6:19 am Endia Fontanez Cronkite News Maricopa County is one of several Arizona counties that received a failing grade in air cleanliness based on high ozone days and high particle pollution days, according to the latest state of the Air report by the American Lung Association. The report, released Thursday, found … Read more

TMC, Pima Health Dep’t to host COVID-19 ‘long haul’ talk

Posted Apr 19, 2022, 12:12 pm Bennito L. Kelty Tucson Medical Center and the Pima County Health Department will host a virtual public discussion panel on the signs and treatment options for anyone that may be experiencing COVID-19 “long-haul” symptoms. The presentation will begin at 6 pm on Wednesday and can be accessed here. … Read more