Person Tests Positive For COVID-19 After In-Person Meeting With Top Sacramento County OfficialsSome Sacramento County leaders are in quarantine after a person who attended a meeting of department heads tested positive for coronavirus.
CDC Director: Face Masks Will Stop Coronavirus Better Than Vaccine; Experts Weigh InThe face mask has been a divisive symbol since the pandemic started, and now one of the nation's health leaders says they are the best weapon we have in fighting COVID-19.
Scarcity Of Key Material Squeezes Medical Mask ManufacturingEven today, manufacturers say the Trump administration hasn’t made the long-term investments they need in order to ramp up to full capacity. Meanwhile, the administration allowed meltblown exports to slip out of the country as the pandemic, and the demand for masks, soared.
Uber To Require That Passengers Provide Face-Mask SelfiesMask slackers will now have to provide photographic proof they're wearing a face covering before boarding an Uber.
Experts Crediting Masks With Decline In New Coronavirus CasesThe number of Americans newly diagnosed with the coronavirus is falling - a development experts credit at least partly to increased wearing of masks - even as the outbreak continues to claim nearly 1,000 lives in the U.S. each day.
South Lake Tahoe Approves $100 Fine For Mask ViolationsSouth Lake Tahoe is telling people to wear a mask or get fined.
Sheriff's Offices Discuss Mask Policies After Sacramento Deputies Seen Without Masks In StoreThe Sacramento County Sheriff’s Office is not happy after several deputies were seen inside a South Sacramento market not wearing masks.
Sheriff's Department 'Extremely Disappointed' After Photo Shows Deputies Without Masks In South Sacramento StoreSeveral Sacramento County Sheriff's deputies were seen gathered in a South Sacramento market not wearing masks Tuesday.
'Safety Ambassadors' Encourage South Lake Tahoe To Mask UpThe hardest-hit region of El Dorado County is taking a new approach when it comes to mask mandates.
Poll: 3 In 4 Americans Back Requiring Wearing MasksThree out of four Americans, including a majority of Republicans, favor requiring people to wear face coverings while outside their homes, a new poll finds.
5 Ways To Get Your Kids To Wear Face MasksConsider it the Challenge of 2020: It's likely easier to put lipstick on a ferret than it is to get some kids to wear face coverings.
Homemade Masks By California Teen Make Life Easier For Hard-Of-HearingWhen Karma Quick-Panwala was pregnant with her second child, she didn't anticipate relying on the help of a 17-year-old stranger, living almost 400 miles away, during her delivery.
Should Refusing To Wear A Face Mask Be As Taboo As Drunk Driving?Refusing to wear a face mask during the Covid-19 pandemic should be as socially unacceptable as drunk-driving, or driving without using a seat belt, the president of the UK's Royal Society said Tuesday.
Face Mask Enforcement Falling On Army Of Retail And Restaurant AssociatesNow the responsibility of enforcing the policy is falling in the hands of young staffers at retail shops and servers at restaurants.Now the responsibility of enforcing the policy is falling in the hands of young staffers at retail shops and servers at restaurants.
CDC Director Pleads With Younger Americans To Wear Masks