Sacramento County Brings Back Mask Requirement For Indoor Public Gatherings As COVID-19 Infections RiseWearing masks is once again required for indoor public gatherings, regardless of the vaccination status, the Sacramento County Department of Health has announced.
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.
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.
Starting Friday, Yolo County Requires Residents To Wear Masks At Indoor GatheringsYou'll have to wear a face mask if you'll be indoors in Yolo County this weekend.
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.
Woodland Bar Shuts Down After Maskless, Unvaccinated Customers Infect Staff With COVID-19Two customers walked into a Yolo County bar unvaccinated and COVID-positive. Days later, the manager said the bar is shut down after employees became infected.
Updated CDC Guidance Says People Vaccinated Against COVID-19 Can Go Without Masks Indoors And OutdoorsPeople fully vaccinated against Covid-19 do not need to wear masks or practice social distancing indoors or outdoors, except under certain circumstances, the director of the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced Thursday.
Will Vaccine Hesitancy Impact Herd Immunity In California?In Placer County, The Grounds clinic in Roseville is opening up eligibility to anyone 16 and up, just days before the state is set to do the same.
Here's Why Some COVID Numbers Keep ImprovingKudos to everyone who has been doubling down on mask wearing and social distancing. Health experts say your efforts are paying off.
California COVID-19 Infection Rates Decline To Pre-Thanksgiving NumbersCalifornia on Sunday reported another 481 coronavirus deaths, a day after the statewide death toll topped 40,000 even as the rates of new infections and hospitalizations continue to fall.
Gov. Newsom: California Has Tripled COVID Vaccination RateGovernor Gavin Newsom says California has tripled its rate of COVID-19 vaccinations since the beginning of the month.
California's Vaccine Hopes Pinned On Biden AdministrationCalifornia reported its second-highest number of COVID-19 deaths Wednesday but also a dip in hospitalizations below 20,000 for the first time since Dec. 27.
COVID-19 Variant First Found In UK Detected In Los AngelesCalifornia reported 669 COVID-19 deaths — the second-highest daily death count — on Saturday and the nation's most populous county announced it had detected its first case of a more transmissible strain of the coronavirus
'We Have An Opportunity': Minority Groups Prioritized In New COVID-19 Vaccine Trial At UC Davis HealthA third vaccine is being tested in Northern California but UC Davis Health officials are putting out a special call for specific participants. They want minority groups hit hardest by COVID-19 to participate, including the Latino community, Native Americans and African Americans.
Once A Model, California Now Struggles To Tame COVIDAmbulances waited hours for openings to offload coronavirus patients. Overflow patients were moved to hospital hallways and gift shops, even a cafeteria. Refrigerated trucks were on standby, ready to store the dead.