COVID: UCSF Health Expert Optimistic Vaccines, Boosters Will Prevent Surge In Cases This WinterUCSF epidemiologist Dr. George Rutherford feels there is reason to be optimistic that the numbers won’t explode this year.
COVID: Modest Post-Fourth Of July Surge Likely Due To Travel, GatheringsPublic health officials say increased travel and social gathering over the 4th of July holiday will likely lead to a modest uptick in COVID-19 cases, but not more hospitalizations.
COVID: Vaccine Has Bay Area Experts Optimistic Despite CDC Warning Of 'Impending Doom'A dire warning of 'an impending doom' was issued from the director of the Centers for Disease Control, but is a fourth and deadly COVID-19 surge really around the corner?
COVID Surge: California Sets New Two-Day Record For Coronavirus DeathsCalifornia health authorities reported Thursday a record two-day total of 1,042 coronavirus deaths as many hospitals strain under unprecedented caseloads.
COVID Surge: San Mateo County Leaders Urge Precautions As Surge Grows, Vaccine On The WayAs COVID-19 cases surge in San Mateo County, hospital capacity remains high and the death rate low, but officials are concerned about the coming weeks and urge people to take necessary precautions.
COVID Surge: Newsom Sounds Alarm As Case Numbers Skyrocket; All Bay Area Counties Move Back Multiple TiersGov. Gavin Newsom on Monday announced that state health officials are "pulling an emergency brake" on California's COVID-19 pandemic response, increasing restrictions in 40 counties including the entire Bay Area as the state's daily cases doubled over the past 10 days.
COVID Surge: California Hits Grim Milestone Of 1 Millionth Coronavirus CaseCalifornia on Thursday afternoon became just the second state in the U.S. after Texas to log its one millionth case of COVID-19.
COVID Restrictions: Santa Clara County Reminds Residents, Businesses Of Guidance ComplianceSanta Clara County health officials reminded residents and businesses Wednesday of the importance of complying with local guidance to prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus after a countywide spike in cases in recent days.
Officials Fear Thanksgiving Family Gatherings Will Fuel Surge Of COVID-19 CasesWith just 17 days to go before Thanksgiving, health officials are asking Californians not to let their guard down.
Officials Raise Alarm Over Spike In East Palo Alto COVID-19 CasesOfficials in East Palo Alto and San Mateo County on Tuesday were scrambling to contain a COVID-19 outbreak in the blue-collar, working-class community at the southern end of the county.
Latinx COVID Positivity Still High As Task Force And UCSF Test San Francisco Residents, Essential WorkersAs Latinx San Franciscans continue to account for more than half of the city's overall COVID-19 cases, new statistics released Wednesday by the University of California at San Francisco and the city's COVID-19 Latino Task Force suggest testing at transit hubs could help reduce numbers.
California Records 194 New COVID Fatalities; State Death Toll Approaches 9,000California came close to setting another single-day record for coronavirus deaths with 194 recorded Thursday, just three short of the single-day mark set only 24 hours earlier.
Alameda County Has Most Coronavirus Cases In Bay Area, Spike In HospitalizationsAlameda County has the most coronavirus cases in the Bay Area and now it has more hospitalizations than it ever had during this entire pandemic. Could a second lockdown be on the way?
California Sets New Record For Most COVID-19 Deaths In A DayThe state of California set a new single-day record for COVID-19 deaths on Wednesday with 197 confirmed fatalities from the deadly virus, according to the governor's office.
Skyrocketing COVID-19 Cases In Oakland Traced To Large Parties, Gatherings At Lake MerrittEast Oakland residents are being urged to avoid social gatherings because they are leading to a surge in COVID-19 cases, city leaders said Friday.