Santa Clara County health officials opened a mobile vaccination unit at Monterey Mushrooms, a large agricultural employer in Morgan Hill. John Ramos reports. (2-28-21)
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Santa Clara County Delivers COVID-19 Vaccine Direct to FarmworkersSanta Clara County health officials opened a mobile vaccination unit at Monterey Mushrooms, a large agricultural employer in Morgan Hill. John Ramos reports. (2-28-21)
Bay Area Health Workers Cheer Arrival of Newly-Approved 1-Shot VaccineExperts believe the newly-approved Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine, which only requires one injection and needs only normal refrigeration, could be a game-changer. Wilson Walker reports. (2-27-21)
Health Expert Hails Potential of Single-Shot COVID-19 Vaccine in Pandemic BattleA new milestone in the fight against the pandemic came Friday when the Food and Drug Administration's advisory committee recommended the approval of Johnson & Johnson's COVID-19 vaccine for emergency authorization. Maria Medina reports. (2-26-21)
Bay Area Vaccination Sites See Improved Supply With Increased DemandKPIX 5's Allen Martin has a Bay Area vaccination roundup. (2-26-21)
Movie Theaters Reopen in Red-Tier Bay Area CountiesAs San Mateo and Marin counties re-enter the state's red tier, indoor dining and movie night have made a comeback. Devin Fehely reports. (2-26-21)
Single-Shot COVID Vaccine Set for U.S. Deployment Within DaysAn FDA panel has cleared the way for Johnson & Johnson's COVID-19 vaccine and California is anticipating the delivery of more than a million doses in the next three weeks. (2-26-21)
COVID Restrictions Loosened In Santa Clara CountySanta Clara County’s new changes to their health order go into effect today and that includes: outdoor gatherings have been relaxed, youth and adult recreational sports will follow the governor’s guidelines as well as day camps and childcare programs. Kiet Do reports. (2/26/21)
Santa Clara County Relaxes Outdoor Gathering RulesSanta Clara County announced some major changes to COVID restrictions on Thursday night and said the county could be back in the Red Tier by the middle of next week. Katie Nielsen reports. (2-25-21)
Rooftop Rock: San Francisco Nightlife Adapts to Social Distance DemandsMusicians in the city that knows how are climbing the walls to bring back live music during the pandemic. Don Ford reports. (2-25-21)
Crowds Line Up for COVID Vaccine at Reopened Moscone Center Vaccination SiteKiet Do reports on San Francisco's Moscone Center COVID vaccine site reopening to get doses into arms (2-25-2021)
COVID Vaccines: Marin Set To Expand Eligibility; Seniors Say Finding Appointments Still A ChallengeAs Marin County is set to expand its COVID-19 vaccine rollout to teachers and food service workers, seniors say finding appointments is still proving to be a challenge. Andrea Nakano reports. (2/24/21)
Santa Clara County Opens New COVID Vaccine Site At Gilroy High SchoolA vaccination site that aims to offer up to 2,000 shots per day has opened in Gilroy, one of the communities in the South Bay hardest hit by the pandemic. Devin Fehely reports. (2/24/21)
COVID: California Suspends System Of Shared Vaccine Access Codes After MisuseThe state is changing the way it offers COVID-19 vaccines to disadvantaged communities after people who are currently not eligible for the shot used special codes to get appointments. Wilson Walker reports. (2/24/21)
Saint Mary's Cathedral In San Francisco Makes Online Plea For SupportJohn Ramos reports on San Francisco church starting a GoFundMe page to collect donations and avoid permanent closure (2-24-2021)
Some Marin County Businesses Resume or Expand Indoor OperationsEmily Turner reports on the return to the red tier allowing some businesses in the North Bay to resume indoor activities (2-24-2021)
COVID: After Months Of Videoconferencing How To Deal With 'Zoom Fatigue'After months of videoconferencing during the pandemic, a new study confirms many are feeling 'Zoom fatigue.' Maria Medina tells us how to deal with it.
COVID: Marin, San Mateo County Move Into Red TierSome Bay Area counties will be moving into the red tier at the stroke of midnight on Wednesday. Betty Yu tells us what that will mean for businesses and residents.
COVID: Parents Protest To Reopen Sunnyvale Schools, Threaten To Recall BoardDozens of parents protested in Sunnyvale to reopen schools there. Devin Fehely tells us they are even threatening to recall the school board.
Businesses To Expand Operations After San Mateo County Moves into Red TierWilson Walker reports on San Mateo County restaurant owners having mixed feelings about return to red tier (2-23-2021)
No Return Date Yet For San Francisco Schools; District, Unions Still Far ApartAs the one-year mark approaches since the last time San Francisco public school children were in class, it appears the school district and the teachers union are not any closer to agreeing on a plan to open up classrooms. Emily Turner reports. (2/23/21)
COVID: More Contagious California Mutation About Half Of All Cases In StateResearchers are finding an increase in coronavirus variants across the state. As Andrea Nakano reports, one mutation that spreads more quickly is responsible for about half the cases in the state.
Effort To Recall San Francisco School Board President, Board Members Gains MomentumJohn Ramos reports on San Francisco's school board suspending efforts to rename schools until students are returned to classrooms (2-22-2021)
COVID: Restaurants, Gyms Prepare For Red Tier Status In San Mateo CountyMany counties could move into the state COVID-19 red tier as early as Tuesday. As Andria Borba tells us, the change will have a serious impact on gyms and restaurants in San Mateo County.
President Biden Holds Remembrance For 500,000 American Lives Lost To COVIDNatalie Brand reports on candle-lighting ceremony to mark somber milestone of 500,000 U.S deaths to COVID (2-22-2021)