Coronavirus Reopening

Angel Island-Tiburon Ferry Returns, July 2, 2020
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Megan Goldsby
July 02, 2020 - 7:55 pm
Starting Thursday, Angel Island became accessible by ferry again. KCBS Radio's Megan Goldsby talked to some day trippers getting off of the newly re-opened Tiburon Ferry.
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Doug Sovern
July 02, 2020 - 6:19 pm
As the coronavirus pandemic worsens in California, Governor Gavin Newsom finds himself on the hot seat. A governor who was being praised coast to coast is now being criticized, relentlessly, as he tries to get a handle on the state’s COVID-19 crisis.
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Gov. Gavin Newsom speaks during a news conference at the California Department of Public Health on February 27, 2020 in Sacramento.
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Tim Ryan
July 02, 2020 - 9:19 am
As parts of California move backwards in reopening, Gov. Gavin Newsom has announced a new statewide effort to crack down on violations.
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Doug Sovern
July 01, 2020 - 6:37 pm
Just a month or two ago, California was being hailed as a "miracle," a model for the nation of how to keep the virus in check, remarkably spared the terrible toll the coronavirus pandemic was taking in places like New York.
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Johnny Lopez
July 01, 2020 - 9:49 am
Dr. Anthony Fauci issued a dire warning that the number of coronavirus cases in the United States could swell to unprecedented levels if the country doesn’t get the spread under control.
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A disabled man is given a COVID-19 test at a drive-in pop-up site in Broadmeadows on July 01, 2020 in Melbourne, Australia.
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Jim Taylor
July 01, 2020 - 3:00 am
As restaurants set up tables outside, on the pavement, those who find it already tough to navigate public sidewalks may find it more challenging, especially if you already have them in day-to-day life.
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Doug Sovern
June 30, 2020 - 7:23 pm
California has already taken massive economic hits because of the coronavirus pandemic, which put a lot of pressure on the governor and other officials to allow things to reopen, some say prematurely. Now, the state may try to put the horse back in the barn, just as businesses were starting to get...
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Plywood and a chain lock covers the front door of the Wm Glen & Son store on May 15, 2020 in San Francisco, California.
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Carrie Hodousek
June 29, 2020 - 4:15 pm
In guidance released Monday by Contra Costa Health Services, officials announced the planned reopening scheduled for Wednesday has been pushed back "until the COVID-19 outbreak in Contra Costa is better contained."
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Tim Ryan
June 29, 2020 - 8:22 am
Worrisome increases in coronavirus cases throughout the state and Bay Area - like the spike found in San Quentin Prison - have forced health officers to re-think their county's reopening plans. Those seeking to find comfort in a pedicure, new tattoo or a cold cocktail in San Francisco will have to...
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Doug Sovern
June 26, 2020 - 5:07 pm
A week ago, Gov. Gavin Newsom made wearing masks mandatory statewide. Since then, the coronavirus pandemic has gotten even worse in California. On Friday the governor instructed one county to go back to sheltering in place and said there will be no more loosening of statewide restrictions. But he’s...
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