Graham County continues COVID-19 downward trend

SAFFORD —There were just seven new cases of COVID-19 in Graham County Tuesday.

Graham County Health Department announced the new cases, bringing the county’s total to 621, with 340 cases still active, 260 recovered and 21 deaths.

The San Carlos Apache Tribe announced 11 new cases Tuesday, bringing the tribe’s total to 683. There are 107 active cases, 566 recovered and 10 deaths.

Greenlee County is now at 12 days without a new case of coronavirus. The county’s total remains 58, with 14 cases still active, 42 recovered and two deaths.

The San Carlos Apache Tribe is holding two testing blitzes this week. The first takes place Thursday at San Carlos High School in Peridot, the second is Friday at Stanley Hall in Bylas. Both testing blitzes are for tribal members only.