California COVID Update: Spring Surge Still Possible As Metrics Trend Down, Vaccine Rollout ImprovesCalifornia is beginning to emerge from its troubles administering the COVID vaccine as the state continues to show case numbers falling across different metrics, according to the state's top health official.
UPDATE: Sonoma County Supervisors Address Confusion Over COVID-19 Vaccine RolloutThe Sonoma County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday discussed the county's COVID-19 vaccine rollout after recent confusion over vaccination appointments made online.
Grim COVID Milestone: Santa Clara County Reaches 100,000 Cases; Vaccine Efforts Ramp UpNearly a year after the first confirmed case of COVID-19 in Santa Clara County, health officials marked a somber milestone, announcing the county had topped the 100,000 mark in coronavirus cases.
Walk-In COVID Vaccination Site Launched In East San JoseThe Santa Clara County Public Health Department is partnering with Gardner Health Services and The School of Arts & Culture to provide walk-in COVID-19 vaccination services in East San Jose for individuals ages 65+ and health care workers, county officials announced.
COVID Vaccines: Newsom Signs Executive Order To 'Bolster Vaccination Efforts' After CriticismGov. Gavin Newsom on Wednesday signed an executive order aimed at bolstering California's COVID-19 vaccination efforts amid criticism the state has received about the vaccine rollout.
COVID Vaccine: California Assumes Greater Control Of Vaccine DistributionCalifornia officials on Tuesday announced a number of changes to the COVID-19 vaccine delivery system giving the state more control in order to "expedite vaccine administration."
COVID Reopening: San Francisco To Allow Outdoor Dining, Personal Services Starting ThursdayMayor London Breed on Monday announced that the state's lifting of the stay-at-home order would allow San Francisco to start relaxing COVID restrictions beginning this Thursday.
COVID Vaccines: California Ranks Last Among States In Percentage Of Vaccines AdministeredCalifornia, once hailed as a model for combating the COVID pandemic before the virus surge made it one of the worst states in terms of new cases and deaths, now ranks last in COVID vaccinations.
COVID: SF Supes Hopeful Biden Administration Will Address Chaotic Vaccine RolloutA quorum of SF supervisors held an emergency meeting to discuss the city's vaccine rollout which thus far has been marred by confusion, and a lack of vaccine. They also expressed a lot of optimism.
COVID Vaccine: Santa Clara County Fears 'Chaos' as Vaccination Supplies DwindleSanta Clara County public health officials on Friday said they're alarmed by reports the federal government has depleted its stockpile of COVID-19 vaccine.
UPDATE: COVID Vaccine Wait Could Be Weeks For Eligible Recipients In Contra Costa CountyAlthough people 65 and older are now eligible to register to receive COVID-19 vaccinations, Contra Costa Health Services said Thursday the wait for county residents to get a vaccine appointment could be weeks.
COVID Vaccines: Rollout Seeing Mixed Results Around Bay AreaHow's the COVID-19 vaccine rollout going? Well, that depends on where you live.
COVID Vaccine: State Making Vaccines Available to Those 65 and OlderCalifornia announced Wednesday it is expanding current eligibility for the COVID-19 vaccine to include residents aged 65 and older.
COVID Surge: Santa Clara County Death Toll Hits 1,011; 3 Morgues At CapacityHealth officials in Santa Clara County were facing sobering news Wednesday as the region's COVID-19 death toll topped 1,000 with three of the county's seven morgues already at capacity.
COVID Vaccine: SF Lawmaker Urges Mass Vaccination Sites In Stadiums To Speed Up Slow RolloutWhen do you get your two doses of COVID-19 vaccine in San Francisco, where and how do you sign up, asks District 6 Supervisor Matt Haney because he and his constituents are getting the runaround.