A new analysis finds several counties with above-average vaccination rates also have higher COVID case rates, while case rates are falling in counties with below-average vaccination rates.
Evening Forecast - 1/19/22Here is your extended 7-day forecast!
Getting Answers: What Is Campus Of Hope?Could a one-stop concept solve homelessness in Placer County?
Call Kurtis: Kitten Dies In Kitty LitterA Sacramento family blames the death of their kitten on a bucket of kitty litter. They want to warn others about the dangers of the bucket’s flip-top lid.
Emergency Medical Workers Voice Concerns Over Long ER Wait Times At Capitol HearingFirst responders at the California State Capitol on Wednesday blasted hours-long wait times to transfer patients to emergency rooms.
Sacramento City Unified Appoints New Race And Equity LiaisonThe district has created a new position to combat racism at all of its campuses.
Natomas Unified To Vote On Plan To Buy Portion Of Sleep Train Arena SiteThe district is voting on a $6 million plan to buy a portion of the site.
Can You Reuse N95 Masks?More NN95 masks will be delivered to Sacramento students and their families. But can you rewear these masks day after day? We're Getting Answers.
Lodi Students Hospitalized After 'One Chip Challenge'Multiple Lodi High School students were sent to the hospital after participating in a social media trend called the "One Chip Challenge," the school's principal confirmed Wednesday.
Hearing Held At Capitol Over Long ER Wait TimesEmergency health workers voiced their growing frustration during a hearing Wednesday, saying the wait times are bad for patients and keep them from other calls.
Biden Administration Going To Greater Lengths To Ensure Americans Are Safe From COVIDThe Biden Administration is planning to ship 400 million N95 masks to pharmacies and community health centers. The better-quality masks are needed to protect Americans from the highly contagious Omicron Variant.
Millions Of N95 Masks Being Sent To CA SchoolsMillions of N95 masks are being sent to schools around the state. The deliveries have led to a lot of questions from parents, including, how many does each student get, will they fit properly, and which age groups are getting them.
UC Davis Medical Center Sets New Record For COVID Patients Treated At OnceThe hospital is treating 126 patients right now. On January 1 it was only treating 37. Most of those being treated have severe symptoms.
Yolo County Handing Out More COVID TestsYolo County is handing out more covid tests today, but only to those who have tested positive for the disease. Pick-up locations are in Knights Landing and Sutter Health Park.
AT&T And Verizon Turning On 5G At Some US AirportsThe plan is being delayed at some airports. Neither company said how long the delays would last .
Orange Shortage Leading To Higher Orange Juice PricesGet ready to squeeze out more money for orange juice. Citrus disease and bad weather has led to Florida's smallest orange harvest in nearly 80 years.
Lunch Break: Fuji Apples, Sumo Oranges, and Roma TomatoesThere are three terrific items this week. Fuji apples, sumo oranges, and roma tomatoes.
Wednesday Noon Forecast - 1/19/22We had some fog this morning but now the sun is shining. It's shaping up to be another beautiful day.
Betty White Challenge Brings In Over $25K For Sacramento SPCAThe Sacramento SPCA is thanking Betty White for tens of thousands of dollars in donations. There was a nationwide push on Monday, which would have been White's 100th birthday. The so-called Betty White challenge asked people to donate $5 to their local animal shelter, and apparently, people answered the call. The SPCA says it exceeded its goal of raising more than $25,000 on Tuesday.
Morning Forecast - 1/19/22Rachel Wulff has the latest forecast for the Sacramento region.
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Record Number Of Guns Found At Airport Security CheckpointsA record number of guns were found at TSA security checkpoints in 2021, even as air travel was down due to the pandemic. Over 6,000 guns were found, the majority of them loaded.
Storage Unit Catches Fire In North HighlandsTwo units at the facility were affected by the fire at the storage unit Along Auburn Boulevard at Kohler Road. No injuries were reported in the fire.
92-Room Hotel In Sacramento Being Converted To Homeless ShelterThe Best Western on H Street is being converted to house those experiencing homelessness. The City of Sacramento received a $24 million grant from the state as part of Project Roomkey. It will be the 3rd hotel in Sacramento converted for this purpose.
US Plans $50 Billion Wildfire Fight Where Forests Meet SuburbiaThe Biden administration plans to significantly expand efforts to stave off catastrophic wildfires that have torched areas of the U.S. West by more aggressively thinning forests around areas called “hotspots” where nature and neighborhoods collide. As climate change heats up and dries out the West, administration officials said they have crafted a $50 billion plan to more than double the use of controlled fires and logging to reduce trees and other vegetation that serves as tinder in the most at-risk areas.