Reactions Mixed Over Yolo County Mask Mandate Going Into Effect FridayStarting Friday, face coverings will be required in indoor public spaces regardless of vaccination status.
California Changes Course On Schools Enforcing Mask MandateWhen California told school districts they must still require masks for students and teachers indoors, the state left no room for doubt about its enforcement: If students refused, schools were to send them home.
Pandemic Causes Shortage Of New A/C Units For Local CompaniesIf you need A/C repairs, or a new unit altogether, expect a long wait.
Cal OSHA Withdraws Controversial Mask Rules In The WorkplaceCalifornia’s workplace regulators reversed themselves for the second time in a week Wednesday, withdrawing a controversial pending mask regulation while they consider a rule that more closely aligns with Gov. Gavin Newsom’s promise that the state will fully reopen from the pandemic on Tuesday.
Sacramento Mayor Steinberg Denounces Big NYE Party Held At Granite Bay MansionApproximately 100 people were in attendance at a New Year's Eve party in Granite Bay despite an ongoing regional stay-at-home order, a spokesperson for the Placer County Sheriff's Office confirmed on Sunday.
Health Experts Stress Precautions Even During Outdoor GatheringsPresident Donald Trump's COVID-19 diagnosis has health experts stressing even outdoor gatherings can be risky. It raises even more concerns as California continues to reopen.
CDC Identifies New Covid-19 Syndrome In Adults Similar To MIS-C In KidsAdults can sometimes suffer from dangerous symptoms that resemble a coronavirus-linked syndrome in children, researchers with the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Friday.
This Is What Happens To Your Body Over Months In IsolationSince the pandemic officially began in March, we've been told staying home is the best way to avoid catching COVID-19, and it is. But life in confinement can cause physical ailments on its own.
United Airlines Offering Pre-Flight COVID Tests At SFO For Hawaii-Bound FlightsUnited Airlines will be the first U.S. airline to roll out a COVID-19 testing program for passengers. Starting October 15, flyers from San Francisco bound for Hawaii will be given the option to order an at-home testing kit or reserve a time for a rapid test at the airport.
Getting Answers: Does Staying Home More Have An Impact On Kids' Immune Systems?Kids are known for being germy and never shying away from a mess, especially in the classroom. So as distance learning and social distancing measures continue, could it have any impacts on their immune systems?
Plasma Should Not Be Considered Standard Care For Coronavirus, NIH Panel SaysA National Institutes of Health panel said there's no evidence backing the use of convalescent plasma to treat coronavirus patients and that doctors should not treat it as a standard of care until more study has been done.
UC Davis Study Sheds Light On Pandemic's Impact To Mental HealthThe COVID-19 pandemic has severely affected people’s daily emotional lives and mental health and it's gotten progressively worse, UC Davis research indicates.
Doctor Discusses Wearing Masks Safely During Major HeatwavesWe spoke with one doctor who discusses whether wearing a mask in these hot temperatures elevates your chance of getting heat-related illnesses.
Midtown's Cantina Alley Closes For 2 Weeks After Employee Tests Positive For COVID-19Midtown's Cantina Alley in Sacramento announced a temporary two-week closure after an employee tested positive for the coronavirus.
Sacramento 8-Year-Old's Hopes To Walk Halted By PandemicThe pandemic has prevented eight-year-old Kenyon from getting the physical therapy he needs to walk without crutches.