.Eli Walsh, Bay City News Service

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Aug 2, 2021

Bay Area Health Officials Issue New Indoor Mask Mandate

Health officials in seven Bay Area counties and the city of Berkeley issued a new indoor mask mandate Monday as the region faces a...
Marine Mammal Center - April 8, 2021
Apr 12, 2021

Four Dead Grey Whales Found on Bay Area Beaches Since March 31

"Our team hasn't responded to this number of dead gray whales in such a short span since 2019," a biologist with the Marine Mammal Center says.
Covid-19 vaccine Concord, California
Apr 2, 2021

Newsom Gets Covid-19 Vaccine, State Opens Eligibility to Ages 50 and Over

California opened Covid-19 vaccine eligibility to all residents age 50 and older Thursday, the last step before making vaccines available to the state's entire...
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Mar 2, 2021

State Officials Announce $6.6B Deal to Reopen Schools Statewide

The package includes $2 billion in grants to support safety measures for students and educators returning to in-person classes.
Stanford Medicine California Covid-19
Jan 14, 2021

State Expects to Make Vaccines Available to People 65 and Older Soon

As of Monday, 816,673 coronavirus vaccine doses have been administered to health care workers and nursing home staff and residents.
California Capitol Building, Sacramento
Jan 11, 2021

Newsom Unveils State Budget Proposal With Billions for Education, Covid-19

Gov. Gavin Newsom unveiled his proposed budget for the 2021-22 fiscal year Friday, touting record investments in education and a $15 billion budget surplus...