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Arizona pharmacist makes hand sanitizer from scratch and donates 200 bottles to police, firefighters

CLOSE A Phoenix-area pharmacist donated more than 200 bottles of made-from-scratch hand sanitizer to the Peoria police and fire departments as a thank you for their work during the new coronavirus pandemic. Hand sanitizer, like toilet paper and paper towels, is hard to find and many retailers are limiting customers to one bottle each. Pharmacist […]

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Phoenix area pharmacist makes hand sanitizer from scratch and donates 200 bottles to police, firefighters. Limited supply for sale

CLOSE A Phoenix-area pharmacist donated more than 200 bottles of made-from-scratch hand sanitizer to the Peoria police and fire departments as a thank you for their work during the new coronavirus pandemic. Hand sanitizer, like toilet paper and paper towels, is hard to find and many retailers are limiting customers to one bottle each. Pharmacist […]

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What distance learning looks like for AZ schools during COVID-19 pandemic

Updated March 30: Gov. Doug Ducey and Supt. of Public Instruction Kathy Hoffman announced that Arizona public schools will remain closed for the rest of the school year due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The extension follows updated guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and an announcement from the White House extending […]

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Peoria teacher gets a glimpse of life in China amid coronavirus outbreak

PEORIA, AZ — On average, teacher Rebekah Hiller has 10 students, and each of them sign up for 30 minute sessions. The Peoria mother of 4 is an English language teacher through the company VIP Kid. One of her students is a nine-year-old who goes by the name ‘Penguin’. Hiller says, “Is it a beautiful […]

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Peoria police officer arrested, placed on administrative leave

CLOSE Crime  (Photo: The Republic) A Peoria Police Department officer was placed on administrative leave following his arrest for a suspected domestic violence-related incident, the department announced in a press release Wednesday. Kevin Moe was arrested by the Surprise Police Department, which is handling the investigation into the incident, the press release said. Peoria police deferred to Surprise police […]

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Healthy Peoria woman fought to overcome coronavirus

PEORIA, AZ (3TV/CBS 5) – A medical school student went from learning about coronavirus to caring for her mom who had it. Sandy Simon says her 59-year-old mom, Paulina, tested positive for COVID-19 about two weeks ago. The Peoria family is not sure how Paulina, a nurse practitioner, got coronavirus. “Her only past medical history is […]

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Peoria police officer arrested for assault, disorderly conduct

PEORIA, AZ (3TV/CBS 5) — A Peoria police officer was booked into 4th Avenue Jail on Wednesday morning after being arrested in Surprise.  According to Peoria police, 35-year-old Kevin Moe was arrested by Surprise police on Tuesday around 8 p.m. for a domestic violence related incident. He has has been placed on administrative leave and the […]

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Peoria officer arrested for domestic violence in Surprise

SURPRISE, AZ — A Peoria police officer was arrested Tuesday night for domestic violence in Surprise. Surprise police say Kevin Daniel Moe, 35, was taken into custody around 8 p.m. and booked on a felony charge of aggravated assault/domestic violence, and a misdemeanor charge of disorderly conduct. He was taken to the 4th Avenue Jail […]

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