More info on Coronavirus in San Diego and California – May 4, 2020
California may have its own highly contagious homegrown COVID-19 strain
Scientists in California believe there is a homegrown coronavirus strain in the state that could be responsible for the dramatic rise in cases, a report said on Sunday.
Where to Get a Free COVID-19 Test in San Diego County
Testing sites managed by the California Department of Public Health and the County of San Diego Health and Human Services Agency have opened across San Diego to help the county reach its current goal ...
The coronavirus in winter may be worse than scientists thought
Research on the virus's response to colder temperatures reveals the world may face a bigger fight this winter than expected.
San Diego unemployment rises to 8% after state put in new COVID-19 restrictions
San Diego County’s jobless rate rose to 8 percent in December as many businesses were closed again to stop the spread of COVID-19. The jobless rate hit 6.6 percent in November — the lowest level since ...
What’s CAL.20C? New Covid-19 strain in LA may be behind dramatic rise in Southern California cases: Study
Researchers are yet to determine whether the local variant is more deadly than current forms of the coronavirus ...
Coronavirus outbreaks in San Diego County nursing homes hit record for fourth week in a row
For the fourth week in a row, San Diego County is seeing ... Acute had the greatest number of coronavirus cases among nursing homes countywide. According to California Department of Public Health ...
Counting Down the Stories That Shaped San Diego Sports in 2020
Building this year’s top 10, like everything else in 2020 ... the coronavirus outbreak. An unsatisfying conclusion to what had been the best season in Aztec basketball history. San Diego ...
2020 Songs To Discover: A Year In Music In San Diego
Each month we've highlighted new music from local artists, acts coming to town (RIP) and the picks of staff and locals in the scene. For the December installation, I'm going to take a look back on ...
Opinion: COVID-19 Pandemic May Leave California with Permanent Scars
California’s unemployment rate had dropped to 8.2% in November, exactly half of the record-high 16.4% recorded ... of COVID-19 and the state’s economic decrees bode ill as 2020 stumbles ...
COVID-19 holiday surge may extend Southern California stay-at-home order into the new year
In the Southern California and San Joaquin Valley ... who is exposed to COVID-19 at a Christmas gathering could be infectious by New Year’s Eve. However, the individual may be asymptomatic ...
2020 in photos: San Diego’s top stories of the year
Crews that cleaned the coronavirus quarantine quarters at MCAS Miramar wear special suits as they prepare to work. (Photo: Yu Lin) Feb. 4 ... in downtown San Diego on May 31, 2020 in a protest ...
10 ‘Ooh' and ‘Aww' Worthy San Diego Animal Stories From 2020
It’s been quite a year with historic wildfires, an election for the ages and, of course, the coronavirus ... at the San Diego Zoo in April. The bouncing baby boy was born to 4-year-old pygmy ...