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PG&E Increasing Rates to Pay For Upgrades to EquipmentCalifornia regulators approved a rate hike for Pacific Gas & Electric (PG&E) Thursday that increases rates for household customers by 8%.
Purple Tier COVID Roundup: Outbreak At Danville School; Anti-Vax Protesters Angered By New Health Order; Newsom Announces Regional Stay-At-Home OrderWith a surge in coronavirus cases, the information you need to know is coming fast and furious. Here's a roundup of the COVID stories we've published over the last 24 hours.
COVID Berkeley: Mayor Hopes City Can Dodge COVID Surge, Avoid New Stay-at-Home OrdersHospitals' intensive care capacity in the Bay Area is currently at roughly 25 percent which is the highest in the state. As the coronavirus surge continues, people are bracing themselves for round two of the stay-at-home order.
COVID Schools: Teachers, Students Test Positive for COVID-19 Days After In-Person Classes Resume in DanvilleSpecial needs students were allowed to go back to class at one East Bay high school. Then, less than a week later, eight teachers and students tested positive for COVID-19.
COVID Restrictions: New California Stay-at-Home Order Inflames Anti-Vax ProtestersAbout 30 people gathered outside San Jose's administration building Thursday to protest the latest state and county restrictions being announced regarding the COVID-19 pandemic.
COVID Restrictions: Alameda County May Adopt Newsom's Stay-At-Home Order EarlyHealth officials in Alameda County on Thursday responded to Gov. Gavin Newsom's plan for a regional stay-at-home order, noting that the East Bay county might adopt the restrictions early to save lives.