The Arizona Department of Health Services reported 36 new COVID-19-related deaths Wednesday morning and 3,520 new cases.

Since the start of the pandemic,  Cochise County has documented 884 cases and Graham County 180 cases.

According to the state, 20 people with COVID-19 have died in Cochise County. 

More than 108,000 people have contracted COVID-19 in Arizona and 1,963 people have died.

More than 827,000 have been tested for the virus and 11.4 percent have tested positive. One week ago, 10.2 percent of people tested were positive.

On Tuesday, 3,421 people were in Arizona hospitals as a result of COVID-19 and 871 of them were in intensive care. Five hundred and seventy COVID-19 patients were on ventilators. 

Only 9 percent of the state's ICU beds were available on Tuesday; 47 percent of the ventilators were available.

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control reported more than 46,000 new cases and 322 new deaths Tuesday. The U.S. has documented more than 2.9 million cases since the start of the pandemic and 130,133 deaths.

For more information about Arizona’s response to the COVID-19 outbreak, visit

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