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Feds To Begin Distributing Free At-Home COVID Testing Kits; Here's How To Get Your Free TestsThe scramble for COVID testing amid the omicron surge continued Friday, but some relief may soon be on the way in the form of free self-testing kits delivered to your home courtesy of the federal government.
Struggling Napa Businesses Falling Victim To 'COVID Burnout'The COVID pandemic has taken a financial toll on businesses throughout the San Francisco Bay Area, but Napa County somehow thrived as the local getaway. Until now.
Lunar New Year Street Fair In San Francisco's Chinatown Canceled Due To COVID-19 Omicron Surge; Parade On For NowThe COVID-19 omicron surge is dealing the San Francisco Chinatown business community yet another blow.
COVID: Omicron Puts Many Downtown San Francisco Businesses in Limbo Regarding Return to OfficeWith the omicron wave of COVID cases still surging, more downtown San Francisco workplaces are stuck trying to figure out if, how, and when they'll return to their offices in some capacity.
South Bay Officials Call on Private Healthcare Providers to Ramp Up COVID TestingAs Santa Clara County logged another record day of COVID-19 cases amid the current omicron-fueled surge, officials warned private healthcare providers that they need to pull their weight when it comes to testing.
New Ban on Mass Gatherings In Effect in Sonoma CountyIn Sonoma County this weekend falls under a new ban on mass gatherings, and a request that people stay home. It's just another discouraging setback for an area that depends on visitors.