Travelers heading out of San Francisco International Airport may face new mask restirctions at their destinations as new information from the CDC indicates the surging COVID Delta variant is even more transmissable than originally thought. Justin Andrews reports.
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Travelers Facing New Mask Restrictions As COVID Delta Variant SurgesTravelers heading out of San Francisco International Airport may face new mask restirctions at their destinations as new information from the CDC indicates the surging COVID Delta variant is even more transmissable than originally thought. Justin Andrews reports.
Santa Clara County Will Require All County Employees to Get COVID Vaccine22,000 employees who work at Santa Clara County buildings will fall under the vaccine mandate. Katie Nielsen reports. (7-29-21)
As Mask Mandates Reappear in Bay Area, Condemnation of the Unvaxxed GrowsFor the first time in the pandemic it seems like more people in the Bay Area are taking sides with the vaccinated becoming more vocally annoyed with those who haven't taken the shot. Wilson Walker reports. (7-29-21)
Former California EDD Director Analyzes New Unemployment DataCalifornia's unemployment claims jumped to their highest level since the economy reopened. Employment attorney and former EDD director Michael Bernick talks with KPIX 5's Allen Martin. (7-29-21)
Silicon Valley Giants Join U.S. Gov't in Mandating Vaccination for EmployeesAs some states and cities step up incentives, the White House is calling on state and local governments to offer $100 to those who get vaccinated. Natalie Brand reports. (7-29-21)
San Mateo County Supervisor To Unvaccinated: 'Shame on You'Justin Andrews reports on San Mateo County Supervisor David Canepa criticizing those who refuse to get vaccinated (7-29-2021)
Foster City Requiring People To Wear Face Masks Indoors At City-Operated BuildingsFoster City officials announced they will be requiring everyone to wear face coverings indoors starting Thursday when visiting city-operated buildings. Justin Andrews reports.
Some Call on CDC to Use Different Metrics to Determine Mask GuidanceKenny Choi reports on growing confusion among Bay Area residents on whether they should wear masks inside or not (7-28-2021)
Bay Area Businesses Start Updating Masking Policies After Latest ChangesMax Darrow reports on Burlingame businesses changing their masking requirements after updates to CDC and state health recommendations (7-28-2021)
Doctor Works With Nurse Who Once Cared For Him As Premature Infant At Stanford's Lucile Packard Children's HospitalA doctor and nurse at the Neo-Natal Intensive Care Unit at Stanford's Lucile Packard Children's Hospital share a unique bond aside from their working relationship. Mireya Villareal reports they met decades ago under very different circumstances.
COVID: Health Experts Weigh In On Impact Of CDC's New Mask GuidelinesIn response to the growing threat from the Coronavirus Delta variant, the Centers for Disease Control reversed its previous guidelines for indoor mask-wearing. Andria Borba talked to health experts about the move.
COVID: Health Experts Weigh In On Impact Of CDC's New Mask GuidelinesIn response to the growing threat from the Coronavirus Delta variant, the Centers for Disease Control reversed its previous guidelines for indoor mask-wearing. Andria Borba talked health experts about the move.
COVID Vaccine: SF's Employee Vaccination Mandate Is Not First In U.S.San Francisco will become the first city in California to require new employees be vaccinated. The rule takes effect on Wednesday, and while not everyone agrees with the mandate, Wilson Walker reports this isn't the first time Americans have been told to get a vaccine.
East Bay Residents React to Latest CDC Masking GuidanceJohn Ramos reports on how some local residents were taking the news of a possible return to wearing masks, even for those vaccinated against COVID (7-27-2021)
New SF City Workers to be Required to Get COVID VaccineJustin Andrews reports on San Francisco's plan to require all new city employees to get the COVID vaccine unless they have a health or religious exception (7-27-2021)
CDC Set to Recommend Vaccinated Individuals Wear Masks IndoorsLen Kiese reports on CDC plans to update masking guidelines to recommend those vaccinated for COVID wear masks indoors (7-27-2021)
Task Force Unveils Plan to Get Bay Area Transit Agencies Back on TrackJohn Ramos reports on new proposal to save Bay Area public transit agencies suffering from declining ridership since the pandemic started (7-26-2021)
COVID: Researchers Seeing A Drop In IQ Among Infected PatientsResearchers are seeing a significant relationship between COVID-19 infections and a drop in I.Q. As Juliette Goodrich explains, the impact is even seen among patients who were never hospitalized.
Proof of Vaccinations or Weekly Testing to be Required For State Employees, Health Care WorkersKenny Choi reports on on new vaccine mandate announced for state employees and health care workers in California (7-26-2021)
Proof of Vaccinations or Weekly Testing Now Required For California Employees, Health Care WorkersAnne Makovec reports on new vaccine mandate announced for state employees and health care workers in California (7-26-2021)
East Bay Health Workers Battle COVID Vaccine Misinformation, HesitanceWith COVID-19 cases still on the rise, East Bay health officials are scrambling to convince those who are hesitant to get vaccinated. John Ramos reports. (7-24-21)
New Treatment Shows Promise for COVID Long-HaulersPatients suffering from long-term effects of COVID-19 could soon find some relief. Devin Fehely reports. (7-24-21)
San Francisco Bars Consider Requiring Proof of VaccinationYou could be showing more than ID at some bars in San Francisco soon. They could be asking to see proof that you're not just 21 but vaccinated against COVID-19 as well. Andria Borba reports. (7-23-21)
California COVID Vaccination Holdouts Hold Back Pandemic RecoveryHealth officials hope that, in recent days, fears of the Delta strain of COVID-10 will drive more people to get vaccinated. While that might be happening, it is almost certainly not happening enough. Wilson Walker reports. (7-23-21)