As 500,000th COVID Death Looms, US Reaches Pivotal MomentThe United States will within hours record its unfathomable 500,000th death from Covid-19 paradoxically at a moment of rare hope in the pandemic.
COVID Daily Update: California Reports 10,059 New Cases, 546 Additional DeathsThe state reported 8,251 new confirmed coronavirus cases on Tuesday, which is a 0.5% increase from Monday’s report. There were also 327 more deaths reported, which is a 0.7% increase from Monday.
COVID Has Now Killed 1 In 1,000 CaliforniansCalifornia surpassed the grim mark of 40,000 coronavirus-related deaths over the course of the pandemic, meaning approximately 1 in every 1,000 residents has died from the virus.
California Closes In On 3 Million COVID CasesCalifornia is closing in on 3 million coronavirus cases as the state tries to smooth the rocky rollout of vaccines during a continuing spike in COVID-19 deaths.
California Reporting 525 COVID-Related Deaths Every DayMore Californians than ever are dying from the coronavirus -- a knee-buckling 525 every day — and with the number expected to keep climbing state officials said Friday they are sending more refrigerated trailers to act as makeshift morgues for overwhelmed county coroner’s offices.
Bella Vista High School Coach Dies From COVID-19 ComplicationsStudents and staff at Bella Vista High are mourning the loss of coach Tom Laythe.
It Took California 6 Months To Hit 10K COVID Deaths, But Barely 1 To Go From 20K To 30KThe U.S. is entering the second month of the biggest vaccination effort in history with a major expansion of the campaign, opening football stadiums, major league ballparks, fairgrounds and convention centers to inoculate a larger and more diverse pool of people.
California COVID Deaths Top 30,000 After Deadliest Weekend On RecordCalifornia has hit another grim coronavirus milestone. Data from John Hopkins University on Monday showed the nation’s most populous state has recorded more than 30,000 deaths since the pandemic started nearly a year ago.
Deaths In San Joaquin County Overwhelming Funeral HomesDave Massey owns two funeral homes in San Joaquin County, and for the first time, they don’t have room for the bodies.
First Child Death From Coronavirus Reported In Stanislaus CountyStanislaus County has reported its first death of a child from coronavirus, officials confirmed Tuesday. 
2020 Ends With California Hospitals Struggling To Stay AfloatCalifornia hospitals ended the year on “the brink of catastrophe," a health official said as the pandemic pushed deaths and sickness to staggering levels and some medical centers scrambled to provide oxygen for the critically ill.