Rancho Cordova Leaders Consider Sales Tax Increase To Make Up For Pandemic LossesIf voters approve it, the new sales tax would be 8.75%, the same as Sacramento city's tax, but a full percentage point higher than Sacramento County's sales tax.
Are Strike Teams A Success? State Points To Improvements In Imperial CountyCounty leaders there say they are looking for answers on what a strike team may look like.
US Senators Introduce Bill That Would Provide Masks For All AmericansAll Americans could have access to high-quality, reusable masks, thanks to a new bill introduced into the U.S. Senate on Tuesday.
State Reaching Back Out To Recruit Qualified Staff For California Health CorpsBoth San Joaquin and Stanislaus Counties say they're running out of traditional ICU beds and need more staff, so where are the state's touted Health Corps workers?
California Adding 420 Million More Protective Masks To Its StockpileGovernor Gavin Newsom says he has ordered the state to purchase 420 million new protective masks to add to its stockpile.
CBS13 Investigates: Does Governor's 'Great Plates Delivered' Program Deliver On Promises?According to data obtained by CBS13, fewer than half of the participating cities and counties are providing the full 21 meals a week.
'It's Inevitable': Health Officials Say El Dorado County Could End Up On State's Watch ListEl Dorado County health officials said it's likely inevitable that the county finds itself on the state's watch list in a matter of weeks. Though, with public help, Dr. Nancy Williams says there's still a slim chance at avoiding it.
Placer County Businesses Prepare For Another Round Of Possible ClosuresA quick check of the state's county COVID-19 watch list shows that Placer County is listed once again. The county has been on the list since Thursday, July 9. Now on Saturday, businesses and people are prepared to see things close down once again.
Yolo County Increasing Enforcement Measures On Businesses To Prevent Coronavirus SpreadIn an effort to slow the spread of COVID-19, Yolo County developed an enforcement strategy with the cities of Davis, West Sacramento, Winters, and Woodland.
Companies Tied To Top California Officials, Including Gov. Newsom, Get Federal AidBusinesses tied to California Gov. Gavin Newsom, Lt. Gov. Eleni Kounalakis and two of the state’s legislative leaders were among those that received federal loans aimed at keeping small businesses afloat during the coronavirus pandemic, records released Monday showed.
'Wear A Mask' Campaign Launched In Response To California Coronavirus SurgeGov. Gavin Newsom on Thursday announced the launch of a "Wear A Mask" public awareness campaign encouraging Californians to wear facial coverings as the state experiences a continued spike in coronavirus cases.
Sacramento County Lands On State Watch List As Coronavirus Hospitalizations RiseOver the last three weeks, Sacramento County hospitals have seen a dramatic uptick in COVID-19 patients. The county is now one of three in the region trying to find a way to bend the curve again.
As Coronavirus Cases Rise, Health Officers Face Threats Over Safety RulesAs COVID-19 cases rise, so does the backlash and anger over safety rules.
Gov. Newsom Threatens To Cut Funds From Counties Not Enforcing COVID-19 GuidelinesGov. Newsom is pushing for stronger accountability from counties across the state by threatening to pull funding if they disregard state guidelines designed to prevent the spread of COVID-19.
Dr. Fauci and Gov. Newsom Offer Stern Reminders For Californians To 'Socialize Safely' And 'Physically Distance'For the last few weeks, cases have climbed as fewer people social distance in the greater Sacramento area. But state and national leaders stress people need to find ways to socialize safely.