COVID Surge Puts Pressure On ICUs In San Joaquin ValleyAccording to the California Department of Public Health, ICUs in San Joaquin Valley are at capacity and are struggling to handle a surge of COVID cases in the area.
Sacramento Expects Busy Holiday Weekend, Will COVID Surge Impact Business?It's expected to be a busy holiday weekend in Sacramento. As events are planned throughout the area, CBS 13 wanted to know how people are feeling about the most recent COVID surge.
Here's How You Can Get Free Home Covid-19 TestsStarting Saturday, many Americans can get home Covid-19 tests at no cost through their private insurance. They can obtain the tests from pharmacies, retailers, and online vendors.
Sac City Unified To Distribute N95 Masks To School Teachers, Staff And VolunteersSacramento City Unified School District announced that they will be receiving a shipment of N95 masks from the state which they will issue to all staff, teachers, and volunteers.
Customers Visit Restaurants Not Only For Food But For Free COVID TestsWhile people are scrambling to find a COVID-19 test, businesses are trying to keep their employees and customers safe.
Gov. Newsom Signs Executive Order To Prevent Price Gouging On At-Home Covid TestsGovernor Gavin Newsom signed an executive order today creating consumer protections against price gouging on at-home test kits.
Gov. Newsom Announces New $2.7 Billion COVID-19 Emergency Response PackageGovernor Newsom's administration today unveiled a proposed $2.7 billion COVID-19 Emergency Response Package, which includes a $1.4 billion emergency appropriation request, to increase testing capacity, speed vaccination and booster efforts, support frontline workers, strengthen the healthcare system, and combat misinformation.
Healthcare Workers Push Back On Dangerous New Guidance From CDPHThe California Department of Public Health's decision to allow employers to force COVID-positive healthcare workers and caregivers to work outraged over half a million healthcare workers and other caregivers in the state.
Governor Newsom Activates National Guard To Bolster State’s COVID-19 Testing CapacityGovernor Gavin Newsom said Friday that the California National Guard has been activated to assist local communities with extra testing facilities and capacity in the wake of a nationwide outbreak of COVID-19 cases caused by the Omicron strain.
Vallejo PD Temporarily Close Lobby To Public Due to Increase In COVID-19 CasesThe Vallejo Police Department lobby will be closed to the public from January 10, 2022, through February 28, 2022, out of caution due to an increase in COVID-19 cases.
Sutter Creek Elementary Father Charged With Battery On School Employee After Dispute Over Mask MandateA man is facing criminal charges for his alleged attack on an Amador County teacher earlier this month.