Following CDC, California Recommends Masking Indoors Again - Regardless Of COVID-19 Vaccine StatusCalifornia health leaders are recommending that everyone, regardless of their COVID-19 vaccination status, start wearing face masks indoors.
Parents Plan To Sue California Over School COVID Mandates: The Science Behind Their FightLocal parents are teaming up with a group from Southern California who successfully sued the state to reopen schools. They plan to sue the state again over school quarantine and mask mandates.
California Senate Moves To Make Assisted Death Law PermanentThe California Senate moved Friday to make the state's assisted death law permanent and significantly shorten the time a terminally ill patient must wait for a fatal dose of medication.
California Mask Guidelines Staying In Place Until June 15California public health leaders say the state’s guidance on wearing masks indoors will remain in place until June 15.
California To Loosen More COVID-19 Restrictions On Indoor Concerts, Theater PerformancesCalifornia will allow indoor concerts, theater performances and other private gatherings starting April 15.
Several Counties Shifting To Less Restrictive ‘Red’ Tier This Weekend; Sacramento Could Also Change Next WeekA large number of counties will be moving into the less restrictive tier of COVID-19 reopening, California public health officials announced on Friday.
California Public Health Employee Pleads Guilty To $2 Million Scheme To Defraud Office Of AIDSA California Department of Public Health worker pleaded guilty Thursday to using her employment in a scheme to defraud the Office of AIDS, officials announced.
In Rule Change, Playgrounds Can Open Under New California Stay Home OrderIn an overnight rule change, California public health officials will allow outdoor playgrounds to stay open in regions under strict stay-home orders.
California Doctors Report Increase In Rare STD Complications Amid COVID-19 PandemicHealth officials say they are seeing an increase in rare and severe complications from untreated gonorrhea in recent months.
Californians ‘Strongly Discouraged’ From Trick-Or-Treating This HalloweenCalifornia public health leaders are strongly discouraging families from trick-or-treating this year due to coronavirus concerns.
New State Ads Warn People To Avoid Partying Over Labor Day WeekendThe state is taking a new approach to stop the spread of COVID-19 ahead of the holiday weekend.
State Health Department Director Sonia Angell Resigns, Reports SayThe director of the California Department of Public Health is resigning, according to reports on Sunday.
California Calls For Coronavirus Testing At All Nursing HomesCalifornia is calling for all residents and health care workers at skilled nursing facilities to be tested for the new coronavirus to try to slow the spread of the illness.
State Employee Dies After Being Electrocuted While Working In Public Health BuildingA state employee died after being electrocuted while working in the California Department of Public Health building in Sacramento on Friday, officials said.
California Public Health Officials: Cloth Face Masks Could Help Prevent Spread Of CoronavirusThe California Department of Public Health said Wednesday wearing cloth face coverings could help prevent the spread of coronavirus when used in addition to social distancing and frequent handwashing.