Sacramento Schools Reinstate Mask Mandate Amid Covid SurgeThe Sacramento City Unified School District suggested that students resume wearing masks Friday as a soft start to a reinstated indoor masking mandate that takes effect on Monday amid a rising tide of COVID-19 in California.
Governor Newsom Tests Positive For COVID-19After experiencing minor symptoms, the Governor tested positive for COVID-19 this Saturday morning, said the Governor's Office in a press release.
'Test to Treat' Available in San Joaquin County, In Time For Holiday WeekendSan Joaquin County Public Health is hosting three "Test to Treat" programs at OptumServe COVID-19 sites, amid a rise in COVID cases and hospitalizations within the county.
Sac City Unified Schools Announce Mask Requirements Will Be Lifted After Spring BreakSchools in the Sacramento City Unified School District announced that mask requirements will be lifted when children return after spring break.
$45 Gift Cards Offered In Calaveras County For Vaccination BoostersCalaveras Public Health will begin offering residents 5 and older $45 gift cards as COVID-19 vaccination incentives.
California Sends 14.3 Million Covid-19 Tests To Schools As Students And Staff Return From Spring BreakThe state has issued more than 14.3 million COVID-19 at-home examinations to schools for students and staff over the past month, with around 7.2 million students and employees returning from spring break.
Assemblyman Kevin Kiley Responds to Newsom’s “Next Phase of Pandemic Response” AnnouncementAssemblyman Kevin Kiley (R-Rocklin) responded to Newsom's announcement saying that the Governor needs to denounce the state of emergency and relinquish his emergency powers.
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.