Staff at Santa Rosa Memorial says a group of patients are being quarantined for 14 days. Officials said yesterday that nearly 20 patients came into contact with a hospital employee that was recently infected with the coronavirus.
Sonoma County is nearing 7,300 coronavirus cases. Health officials confirmed nearly 40 new cases yesterday, bringing the caseload to 7,262. The death toll stands at 120 because no new deaths were reported.
The August Complex has now grown past 863,000 acres. The complex continues to burn across multiple counties along the north coast. Cal Fire crews have the complex nearly 40% contained. Evacuation orders are still in effect for
Environmental groups are criticizing Governor Gavin Newsom’s move to delay the end of issuing new hydraulic fracturing permits by 2024. Newsom signed an executive order to stop sales of new gasoline-powered cars and trucks by 2035, but
Kings Canyon National Park and Yosemite National Park are welcoming back visitors this week as air quality improves. Kings Canyon is back open and Yosemite will reopen tomorrow. Both parks closed last Thursday when smoke from California’s