CDC

University of Arizona

98 people in 22 states have become ill due to an E coli outbreak caused by lettuce grown in the Yuma, Arizona region.  KAWC’s Maya Springhawk Robnett reports this strain of E coli has had a higher-than-usual hospitalization rate…

Centers for Disease Control

If Yuma County is prepared for the Zika virus, it’s due in part to county officials’ experience with another mosquito-borne illness in 2014. With the first travel-related case of Zika confirmed in the county, how does that experience help them now?