COVID Purple Tier: Santa Clara County Residents Brace For Life In COVID's Purple Tier Santa Clara County issued new emergency health directives Saturday, reporting record numbers for new cases and hospitalizations in a single day since the outset of the pandemic.
Coronavirus Restrictions Push 49ers, Other South Bay Teams to Relocate TemporarilyThe San Francisco 49ers and other teams may need to find a temporary new home after Santa Clara County on Saturday banned all contact sports from holding games and practices for the next three weeks.
COVID Surge: Santa Clara County Issues New Tougher Restrictions On Businesses And TravelWith new COVID cases and hospitalizations continuing to surge, Santa Clara County health officials Saturday announced further restrictions on local businesses, discouraged non-essential travel and will now require a 14-day quarantine on anyone returning to the county from a trip of more than 150 miles.
COVID Surge: New Cases Continue To Soar In Santa Clara County; 6 New DeathsSanta Clara health officials reported Thursday there had been 416 new COVID cases with six additional deaths pushing the toll of fatalities within the county to 476 since the pandemic's outbreak began in February.
COVID SURGE: State Sets National Record For Single Day New Coronavirus Cases As Officials Brace For Thanksgiving WeekendAs Santa Clara officials warned the county was running out of ICU rooms, state health officials were reporting another dire statistic -- California had another day of record new COVID cases as Los Angeles restaurants prepared to close for three weeks and firefighters in Silicon Valley were being enlisted to help enforce public health rules to try to halt the spread of infections.
COVID Surge: Despite Warning That Santa Clara Co. Is Running Out Of ICU Beds, Many Still GatheringWith yet another day of record new COVID cases, Santa Clara County health officials warned Wednesday that hospitals in their county were down to just 69 beds available for patients requiring intensive medical care.
UPDATE: 49ers CB K'Waun Williams Cleared After Testing Positive for PEDsThe NFL suspended San Francisco 49ers cornerback K'Waun Williams for two games after he tested positive for performance-enhancing substances or PEDs.
49ers And COVID: Kinlaw Placed On COVID List While Team Claims Takk McKinleyJust weeks after a positive COVID-19 test kept several of the San Francisco 49ers’ offensive weapons off the field, the virus appears to be plaguing the team’s defense.
Convicted Child Molester Who Fled To Dominican Republic Sentenced To Life In PrisonA Santa Clara man who fled to the Dominican Republic in 2019 while on trial for child molestation has been sentenced to life in prison.
COVID: Anxieties Rise As New Cases Surge And Business Restrictions ReturnAnxieties were rising in Santa Clara late Friday night as the county was teetered on the edge of slipping back into the state's more restrictive reopening tier in the wake of a new wave of COVID cases.
Santa Clara Crews Work To Repair 25-Foot-Wide Sinkhole Behind Levi's StadiumA 25-foot-wide sinkhole caused by a burst water main swallowed up two cars late Wednesday night when it opened up just behind Levi's Stadium, Santa Clara officials confirmed Thursday.
Santa Clara's Newly Elected City Councilmembers Vow To Reset Relations With 49ersLast week's election has reshaped the composition of the Santa Clara City Council and shifted the balance of power in a city known for its contentious relationship with its professional sports team the 49ers.
COVID: Santa Clara County Officials Warn Residents About Surge In COVID CasesA surge of new Santa Clara County COVID-19 cases over the weekend has triggered a plea from local health officials to adhere to social distancing requirements and always wear face coverings.
UPDATE: 49ers Place Receiver Kendrick Bourne Back On COVID-19 ListThe San Francisco 49ers on Monday placed receiver Kendrick Bourne back on the COVID-19 list three days after removing him.
COVID: Math Teacher Linked To 'Boogaloo' Movement Ordered To Trial For Threatening Santa Clara County Health's Dr. Sara Cody A community college math instructor with ties to the far-right, anti-government “boogaloo” movement was ordered to stand trial on charges that he sent threatening letters to Santa Clara County health officer Dr. Sara Cody during the coronavirus pandemic.