California is now averaging more than 25,000 new cases of COVID-19 a day, according to new state data. Dr. Mark Ghaly, the state’s chief public health officer, says if transmission rates remain high the three-week stay-at-home order
California’s statewide metrics that measure the severity of COVID-19 are surging to new highs in recent weeks. State health officials say California’s seven-day positivity rate has ballooned to 8.4%. On November 4th, that number stood at 3.3%.
The U.S. Forest Service is closing eight national forest campgrounds to overnight camping to help curb the spread of COVID-19. Spokesperson Jonathan Groveman says the USFS has divided up forests into regions in accordance with the state’s
A judge has overturned Los Angeles County’s outdoor dining ban. An attorney representing the California Restaurant Association, which successfully sued the county, says science didn’t support the ban. However, people still can’t go out to eat.
A California lawmaker is hoping to give Californians the right to properly grieve for their loved ones. Assemblyman Evan Low is reintroducing bereavement leave legislation and says “we should not expect loved ones to rush back to