Two-Day COVID Death Count Hits Record In CaliforniaCalifornia on Thursday reported a record two-day total of 1,042 coronavirus deaths as many hospitals strain under unprecedented caseloads.
Stay-At-Home Order Remains In Effect for Greater Sacramento RegionThe holidays may be over, but the effects of them may be felt for weeks to come. COVID-19 cases continue to surge and ICU beds dwindle in the greater Sacramento region.
'We Will Be There By The Early Fall': Fauci Talks Return To Normalcy With Gov. NewsomIn a virtual conversation with California Gov. Gavin Newsom on Wednesday, Dr. Anthony Fauci said the general public could potentially begin receiving COVID-19 vaccinations by April and estimated life could begin returning to normal in the early fall of 2021.
Extended Stay-At-Home-Order Brutal News For San Joaquin County BusinessThe extended regional stay-at-home home order in parts of California is brutal news for business in San Joaquin County.
Military Medical Personnel Deployed To 2 San Joaquin Hospitals For COVID Treatment AssistanceSan Joaquin County now has the soldiers to fight the battle against the coronavirus, as dozens of military healthcare professionals were deployed to two area hospitals to assist as ICU units are depleted.
DOD To Send Medical Assistance Team To Two San Joaquin County Hospitals On TuesdayAs ICU capacities remain depleted, the U.S. Department of Defense is sending another round of medical personnel to two San Joaquin County hospitals three weeks after the region enforced the new stay-home-home due to the pandemic.
San Joaquin Valley, Southern California Regions May See Extended COVID RestrictionsThe stay-at-home orders for the San Joaquin Valley and Southern California are set to expire Monday — they were first imposed three weeks ago — but Gov. Gavin Newsom has signaled they would not be allowed to lapse as capacities for intensive care units remain staggeringly low.
Health Experts Seek To Lessen Fears About New COVID-19 Strain, Remind Americans About Taking PrecautionsHealth experts are informing the public about a new strain of the coronavirus, but are also providing information that the same precautions in place should still keep Americans protected.
California Is 1st State To Top 2 Million COVID CasesCalifornia on Wednesday became the first of 50 states to surpass the grim mark of 2 million COVID-19 cases, just six weeks after hitting the one million mark, according to data from Johns Hopkins University.
Biden Outlines Plan For New Round Of COVID Relief Once In OfficePresident-elect Joe Biden on Tuesday outlined the basics of what he plans to request from Congress in a new round of COVID-19 relief once he takes office, including a new round of stimulus checks, calling the just-passed aid bill a "down payment" in addressing the pandemic.
Newsom In Quarantine After Staff Member Tests Positive For COVIDDespite testing negative, California Gov. Gavin Newsom will enter a 10-day quarantine after a staff member he had been in contact with tested positive for COVID-19 on Sunday, a spokesperson for the Governor's Office confirmed.
Older Adults, Frontline Essential Workers Next In Line For COVID Vaccine, CDC Panel AdvisesA CDC advisory panel on Sunday recommended that adults 75 and older and frontline essential workers – including police, grocery workers and teachers – be next in line to receive COVID-19 vaccines.
California Expected To Get Over 670,000 Doses Of Moderna VaccineCalifornia Governor Gavin Newsom tweeted Sunday that the state is expected to begin receiving 672,000 doses of the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine this week.
'That's A Great Idea': Sac State Poised To Be Potential Site For Vaccine DistributionWith the right freezers to store a COVID-19 vaccine at the required sub-zero temperatures and nursing students trained to administer vaccines, Sacramento State University could be one of the first spots where you can get a COVID-19 vaccine.
Governor's Office Staff Member Tests Positive For COVIDA spokesperson for the California Governor's Office confirmed Friday night that a staff member has tested positive for COVID-19.