Cautious Optimism In Fight Against Massive California BlazesFire officials are cautiously optimistic after dodging a major lightning storm, but they are pleading with residents to heed warnings and stay out of evacuation zones as three massive San Francisco Bay Area wildfires rage on, suffocating the region with smoky air.
Governor Newsom Demands Probe Of Power BlackoutsAn irate California Gov. Gavin Newsom signed an emergency proclamation allowing some energy users and utilities to tap backup energy sources amid a days-long heatwave that has prompted rolling blackouts affecting hundreds of thousands of households.
CBS13 Investigates: Agencies Giving Governor Misleading InformationThere appears to be a pattern of state agencies giving the governor incomplete or inaccurate information prior to his public press conferences.
California Minimum-Wage Jump To Hit Virus-Battered CompaniesGov. Gavin Newsom announced Wednesday the state would keep in place a planned jump in the state's minimum wage to $14 an hour next year for larger businesses, saying it would help hard hit lower-income workers even as many companies struggle to survive amid the coronavirus crisis.
CHP Officers Clear Protesters From Governor Newsom's Fair Oaks Mansion Demanding Mass Clemency For California InmatesProtesters are making their voices heard on behalf of people behind bars in California on Monday.
Gov. Newsom Increases COVID-19 Spending In Hard-Hit Central Valley CountiesGov. Gavin Newsom on Monday announced a $52 million investment in eight counties comprising the Central Valley to help slow the spread of the coronavirus.
California Governor Pledges Support For Essential WorkersCalifornia Gov. Gavin Newsom pledged Friday to do more to protect farm workers, grocery clerks and other essential workers — many of whom are Latino — from the health and economic harms of the coronavirus as the infection spreads through their communities.
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.
Districts In Limbo Awaiting Governor's Guidance On Returning To SchoolThe Roseville City School District is the latest grappling over how to send students back to school.
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.
California Creates 'Strike Teams' To Enforce Virus LimitsCalifornia is creating “strike teams” from 10 state agencies to enforce guidelines designed to slow the spread of the coronavirus, Gov. Gavin Newsom said Wednesday.
Backtrack On Reopening: Sacramento Restaurants Prepare To Close Doors After Gov. Orders Indoor ShutdownAmid an increase in COVID-19 cases, Gov. Gavin Newsom is ordering some businesses in 19 counties to stop indoor operations ahead of the holiday weekend.
Gov. Newsom Steps Up Urgency Of Virus MessagingCalifornia Gov. Gavin Newsom issued his sharpest warning yet on the rising coronavirus threat, announcing for the first time the state wanted a county to shut down again, pleading with residents to wear masks and reminding them that dozens of people are dying each day — 79 more reported Friday.
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.