East Palo Alto Emerges As Coronavirus Hot Spot In Bay AreaDevin Fehely reports on alarming spike in COVID-19 cases being reported in East Palo Alto (9-22-2020)
Alameda, San Mateo And Solano Counties Move To Red Tier For COVID ReopeningDr. Mark Ghaly announces Alameda, San Mateo and Solano counties have moved from Purple to Red Tier of state's COVID-19 monitoring system (9-22-2020)
Bay Area Thrash Metal Legend Survives Deadly Case Of COVID-19Bay Area thrash metal drummer Will Carroll is happy to be alive after COVID-19 brought him to the brink of death. Kiet Do got a chance to meet with him and hear his story.
CDC Flip-Flops On Guidance Regarding Coronavirus SpreadFor the second time in as many months, the Centers for Disease Control has reversed course on a major announcement regarding the coronavirus. Kiet Do reports. (9/21/20)
San Francisco Archbishop Leads 'Free the Mass' March to Reopen ChurchesLed by San Francisco Archbishop Salvatore Joseph Cordileone, hundreds of Catholics marched in San Francisco Sunday, demanding city health officials ease restrictions on public indoor religious services. Devin Fehely reports. (9-20-20)
South Bay Health Officials Message to the Public: Get a Flu ShotConcerned that flu season is about to collide with the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, the Santa Clara County public health department is encouraging everyone -- especially this year -- to get a flu shot. Devin Fehely reports. (9-19-20)
Coronavirus Prevention Efforts May Curtail Flu Season SeverityAll the hand-washing and mask-wearing may pay dividends when it comes to reducing the number of infections expected in the upcoming flu season. Andria Borba reports. (9-18-20)
San Francisco Opens Popup Movie Drive-in at Fort MasonSan Francisco's first drive-in theater welcomed movie goers at Fort Mason on Friday evening. Don Ford reports. (9-1-20)
Jewish Restaurant in San Francisco Prepares Pickup Meals for Rosh HashanahIn what may be a trial run for the coming holiday season, restaurants in the Bay Area are pivoting to a pickup/delivery approach as the Jewish new year arrives. Betty Yu reports. (9-18-20)
San Francisco Hospitality Industry Hopes Return to Indoor Dining Boosts RecoverySan Francisco restaurants could be just weeks away from reopening their dining rooms again. Some say it could pave the road to recovery for the struggling tourism industry. Wilson Walker reports. (9-18-20)
San Francisco To Allow Limited Indoor Dining At Restaurants By End Of SeptemberMayor London Breed and city health officials revealed the blueprint Friday for allowing San Francisco's cash-strapped and world-renowned restaurant industry to begin limited indoor dining service by the end of the month. (9/18/20)
Cal/OSHA Order Sets New Virus Protections Following Oakland McDonald's Worker's TestimonyThursday saw some big wins for employees in California as the state made key rulings to step up safety precautions against COVID-19 in the workplace. Andrea Nakano reports. (9-17-20)
Santa Clara County Offers Free Flu ShotsSanta Clara County will be offering free flu shots as health officials try to get a jump on influenza because of potential complications from COVID-19. Len Ramirez reports. (9-17-20)
San Jose Unified School District Extends Distance Learning Through End Of YearSan Jose Unified School District: Distance learning will continue through at least the end of December 2020, due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Kiet Do reports. (9/17/20)
San Jose Unified School District To Continue Distance Learning Through At Least DecemberSan Jose Unified School District: Distance learning will continue through at least the end of December 2020, due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Kiet Do reports. (9/17/20)
1976 Swine Flu Vaccine Roll-Out May Provide Lessons For COVID-19 Vaccination EffortsThe federal government has outlined its coronavirus vaccination plan, an effort expected to last through 2021. For anyone who thinks that sounds slow, Wilson Walker reports that trying to move too fast has caused problems before. (9/16/20)
San Francisco Muni Drivers Express Concern Over Crowded BusesSome San Francisco Muni bus drivers are saying the city isn't doing enough to keep riders and operators safe on over-crowded buses as ridership is increasing. Kenny Choi reports. (9/16/20)
Santa Clara County Criticizes COVID-19 Testing Shortfalls By Private Health Care CompaniesSanta Clara County officials are calling out private health care companies for not stepping up their COVID-19 testing. (9/16/20)
After Months Of Covering Our Faces Mask Wearers Share Stories Of Awkward MomentsWearing a mask can create some awkward moments, even 'mask fatigue.' Don Ford talked to folks who shared their stories.
Marin County Moves to Tier 2 of COVID Response, More Businesses to ReopenMarin County announced Tuesday that it had successfully appealed to the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) to move into Tier 2 of the state’s COVID-19 response framework, allowing it to reopen more businesses. Andria Borba reports. (9/15/20)
More Businesses Reopening As CoCo County Eases COVID-19 RestrictionsA new round of businesses will reopen in Contra Costa County after the county decided to ease its COVID-19 restrictions. Joe Vazquez reports on the new plan in place.
Decline In Coronavirus Cases May Not Last Following Reopening Of Schools and CollegesWhile the number of new coronavirus cases continues to drop, experts warn the decline may not last. Repoter David Begnaud on the looming dangers this fall and winter. (9/14/20)
Gyms In San Francisco Reopen For Indoor WorkoutsEmily Turner reports on San Francisco gyms and other businesses reopening for indoor operations (9-14-2020)
San Francisco Hotels to Reopen MondayOn Monday, San Francisco hotels will be allowed to reopen after six months but, as Devin Fehely reports, it's just the first step in a long road to recovery for the tourism industry. (9-13-20)