Sacramento, Yolo County Restaurants Prepare To Enforce Mask Mandates For All AgainThis is the latest response to a surge in COVID-19 cases connected to the Delta variant. Some Sacramento business owners said the mandate is a relief. For others, it hit a little harder than previous mandates had.
Vaccine May Be Requirement For All California Prison EmployeesAll California prison employees and inmate firefighters may be required to be vaccinated as the state tries to head off another coronavirus infection surge driven by the more contagious delta variant.
UC Davis Conducting Trial Of Third COVID-19 Vaccine ShotAs COVID-19 cases increase, local researchers are digging into the impact of a vaccine booster shot. UC Davis Health doctors are putting a third shot to the test.
UC Davis Doctor Counseled Simone Biles Before She Withdrew From Olympic EventsWorld champion gymnast Simone Biles withdrew from the games because of mental health issues, and a UC Davis doctor helped her to make that brave decision.
Outdoor Activities Canceled Due To Unhealthy Air In Sacramento RegionSmoky skies filled the Sacramento region Wednesday -- a sign of summer wildfire season. This time it was the Dixie Fire bringing the haze.
Divisiveness Continues Between Those Vaccinated And Not As Yolo County Masks Up AgainIn our area, a mask mandate is just days away in Yolo County where there's also growing tension between those vaccinated and those who are not.
Covered California Health Exchange Rates To Increase 1.8% In 2022Individual insurance premiums on California's health exchange for the uninsured will go up 1.8% on average next year - a low increase credited to record enrollment and increased competition among health carriers, officials announced Wednesday.
Higher COVID Rate Found In Some Counties With Higher Vaccination Rate - Why, And What It Says About The Delta VariantA new analysis finds several counties with above-average vaccination rates also have higher COVID case rates, while case rates are falling in counties with below-average vaccination rates.
San Joaquin County Latest To Issue Mask Recommendation To All As Delta Variant SpreadsSan Joaquin County is the latest in Northern California to recommend all residents, even if fully vaccinated, wear masks indoors in public settings amid an increase in coronavirus Delta variant cases.
Some Sacramento Businesses Require Proof Of Vaccination Upon EntryNo proof of vaccine, no entry without a mask. It’s a new policy some Sacramento businesses are adopting for safety reasons as concern over the Delta variant increases.
Grand Jury Releases Report On San Joaquin County's 'Fragmented' COVID ResponseA scathing report was released on San Joaquin County's response to COVID-19 raising questions as to whether the county could have stopped the spread sooner and prevented some of the deaths.
Stanislaus County Recommends Masking Up Indoors As Delta Variant SpreadsSome residents in Stanislaus County are now being urged to wear masks indoors, even if fully vaccinated, as COVID-19 cases continue to rise.
Sacramento Leaders Go Door To Door To Encourage Vaccinations In South SacramentoMoving from major vaccine hubs to door-to-door outreach -- Sacramento leaders are turning to a more one-on-one approach to raise the vaccination rates in areas that need it most.
'Feels Like Groundhog Day': Sacramento County Mask Suggestion For Vaccinated People Builds FrustrationIt's a comeback that people would rather leave in the past.
Napa Doctor First Person To Face Federal Charges For Allegedly Falsifying COVID Vaccine CardsA Northern California doctor is the first person to face federal charges for allegedly giving out fake coronavirus vaccine cards.