Pfizer Says COVID-19 Vaccine Works In Kids Ages 5 To 11The vaccine made by Pfizer and its German partner BioNTech already is available for anyone 12 and older.
4,000+ Sac State Students Miss School’s COVID-19 Vaccination Proof DeadlineMore than 4,000 Sacramento State students have not met the school’s new COVID-19 vaccine certification deadline, officials say.
Thousands of Unused ‘Vax For The Win’ Gift Cards - 'Procedural Errors' May Have Prevented Some From Redeeming ThemCBS13 has learned as many as a quarter of those vaccine incentive gift cards had not been redeemed by late August - and hundreds of thousands of dollars in Vax for the Win gift cards may have gone unused due to errors by the state.
One Of The Mother Lode Region’s Only Hospitals Is Nearing Capacity With Influx Of COVID-19 PatientsHealth leaders are sounding the alarm that one of the only hospitals in the Mother Lode region is nearing capacity due to an influx of COVID-19 patients.
COVID-19 Cases Among Children Are Surging; Experts Warn It May Get WorseLast week, the number of Covid-19 cases in children in the US reached levels not seen since the winter surge. And with the return to school, the Delta variant on the rise and this winter approaching, health officials are concerned it could get worse.
U.S. Health Officials Recommend COVID-19 Vaccine BoostersFederal health officials said Wednesday that vaccinated Americans will need to get booster shots eight months after receiving their second dose of a COVID-19 vaccine to maximize its protection against the virus and extend its durability.
Sacramento’s Aftershock Festival To Require COVID-19 Vaccination Or Negative TestSacramento’s Aftershock festival is joining the growing list of events requiring attendees to be either vaccinated for COVID-19.
Sutter Health Joins Kaiser Permanente In Mandating Its Workers Get The COVID-19 VaccineSutter Health has joined the now growing list of employers requiring its workers to be vaccinated against COVID-19.
Poll: Would You Quit Your Job If Either Face Masks Or COVID-19 Vaccines Were Mandated?A new poll done by Morning Consult has found that nearly a fifth of workers surveyed would quit their jobs if COVID-19 vaccines or masks were required. 
Bay Area Joins Sacramento, Yolo Counties In Requiring Masks Indoors Regardless Of Vaccination StatusCiting a rapid rise in COVID delta variant cases, the health directors from seven San Francisco Bay Area counties and the city of Berkeley ordered residents living in their jurisdictions Monday to once again wear masks at businesses, restaurants and other indoor public settings.
Following CDC, California Recommends Masking Indoors Again - Regardless Of COVID-19 Vaccine StatusCalifornia health leaders are recommending that everyone, regardless of their COVID-19 vaccination status, start wearing face masks indoors.