Schools Take Lead Role In Promoting Vaccines For YoungstersWith the approval of the COVID-19 vaccine for younger children, many elementary schools around the U.S. are preparing to offer the shots, which educators see as key to keeping students learning in person and making the classroom experience closer to what it once was.
Federal Appeals Court Temporarily Halts Biden Administration’s Vaccine Requirement On Businesses With 100 Or More EmployeesA federal appeals court on Saturday temporarily halted the Biden administration’s vaccine requirement for businesses with 100 or more workers.
Davis Mom Says Teen Son Got COVID Vaccine At CVS Without Her ConsentThis happened at a CVS in Davis back in July, and now with more kids allowed to get the shot, she worries this could happen to another parent.
Ready For The Rollout: Local Parents Weigh In On Getting Their Kids Ages 5 And Up VaccinatedAccording to a Kaiser Family Foundation study, about a third of parents nationwide say they won't get their kids the shot.
Sacramento County Jail Offers To Pay Inmates To Get VaccinatedPaying jail inmates to get vaccinated? Sacramento County is making the move to stop the spread of COVID-19 behind bars, but some don’t believe the jail incentive goes far enough.
Sugar Rush With Shot In Arm: Group Uses Halloween Event To Get More People VaccinatedThe group hosted a vaccination clinic in Stockton on Halloween. The free clinic was right alongside a trunk-or-treat event, a prime spot to reach families with young children.
City Of Sacramento Employee Covid Vaccine Numbers Released: Nearly 80 Percent VaccinatedTwo weeks after its vaccine deadline, the City of Sacramento says 79 percent of its employees -- more than 3,500 -- have been vaccinated, but nearly 19 percent, or about 850 employees, have yet to get the shots.
In-N-Out Fined For Refusing To Verify Customers' Vaccination Cards In Bay AreaCalifornia's popular In-N-Out hamburger chain is in trouble with yet another San Francisco Bay Area county over its failure to verify the vaccination cards of people choosing to dine-in with their double-doubles, shakes and fries.
Kern County Judge Blocks Vaccine Mandate For Prison EmployeesA judge on Wednesday blocked an order due to take effect this week that required California prison employees to be vaccinated against COVID-19.
Sacramento City Unified School District Votes To Make COVID-19 Vaccine Mandatory For All Students, StaffThe Sacramento City Unified School District is now requiring students 12 and up to get the COVID-19 vaccine sooner than the statewide mandate would take effect.
Kid COVID Vaccine Confusion: Who's Approved, Authorized Or Mandated?Pfizer asked the FDA for Emergency Use Authorization of its COVID vaccine for kids 5-11 on Thursday, but on the heels of California's school vaccine mandate, the distinction between "approval," "authorization" and "mandates" is causing confusion for some parents.
Gov. Newsom Unveils Plan To Vaccinate California School Kids And EmployeesThe government has fully approved the COVID-19 vaccine for those 16 and over but only granted an emergency authorization for anyone 12 to 15.
Los Rios Staff, Students Protest Looming Vaccine MandateStudents and staff within the Los Rios Community College District have until Friday to submit proof of COVID-19 vaccination. On Thursday, people against the mandate rallied outside the college district headquarters and said they want the freedom to make their own healthcare decisions.
Oakland Unified Becomes First Northern California School District To Require COVID Vaccine For Eligible StudentsThe Oakland Board of Education has voted to require students 12 and older to be vaccinated against the coronavirus to attend in-person school.
California Leads The Nation With Lowest COVID Transmission RateCalifornia has the lowest coronavirus transmission rate of any state following a sharp decline in cases and hospitalizations after a summer surge.