Confirmed Cases of COVID-19 Breech 1 Million

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CALIFORNIA- According to the tracking website worldmeter.com, which compiles the number of confirmed cases reported to the World Health Organization, there are now over one million cases of coronavirus COVID-19 in the world. Over 20,000 new cases have been confirmed in the United States since yesterday. In the 209 one more death has been reported in San Joaquin County.

Stockton Ports Manager Fights For Life Against COVID-19

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LOUISIANA- Webster Garrison, team manager for the Oakland A’s minor league Stockton Ports last season, is fighting for his life in a hospital due to coronavirus. COVID-19 has been ravaging the area since last week and one of the people affected is Garrison, age 54. According to his fiancé Nikki Trudeaux, he was placed on a ventilator which he was …

25 Year Old Health Care Worker Dies From COVID-19, Had No Previous Health Issues

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CALIFORNIA- In the city of La Quinta in Riverside County a 25 year old pharmacy technician has died in self-isolation at a home March 25th after contracting COVID-19 at work in Riverside County. The director of Riverside County Public Health, Dr. Cameron Kaiser, said in a press release, “This is a deeply saddening reminder that COVID-19 kills the young and …

California Teen Who Died From COVID-19 Was Healthy, Went Into Cardiac Arrest After Denied Treatment For Lack Of Insurance

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CALIFORNIA- The mayor of Lancaster, R.Rex Parris, says in a YouTube video posted on the official city of Lancaster YouTube page that the Southern California teen who died of COVID-19 was previously healthy. The teen died Wednesday March 18th and his death was not ruled related to coronavirus until 5 days later when results were received. In the video mayor …

LA County Reports 1st Minor in America to Die From COVID-19

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CALIFORNIA- Today officials from Los Angeles County reported the death of a minor due to the novel coronavirus- the first person under the age of 18 to die form COVID-19 in the United States. According to LA mayor Garcetti the victim was a teenager. No other information was given by LA County Public Health regarding the minor’s health situation or …

Governor Newsom Says 56% or 25.5 Million People In California Will Be Infected By Coronavirus

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SACRAMENTO- Gavin Newsom has sent a letter to President Donald Trump requesting the immediate deployment of the USNS Mercy Hospital Ship to the Port of Los Angeles through September 1, 2020, to “help decompress the state’s health care delivery system in Los Angeles in response to COVID-19”. In the letter published here, Newsom says he projects 56% of California or …

California National Guard Placed On Alert For COVID-19

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SACRAMENTO- Today Governor Gavin Newsom signed an order placing the California National Guard on alert amidst concerns of the COVID-19 pandemic. In a statement released by the governor’s office the reason is for the following: “The National Guard has been directed by the Governor to be prepared to perform humanitarian missions across the state including food distribution, ensuring resiliency of …

Governor Newsom Says Schools Won’t Return Before Summer Break

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SACRAMENTO- Today during a live press conference Governor Newsom announced signing a $1.1 Billion relief package to combat the COVID-19 pandemic in California. During the press conference he also stated 98.8% of schools will most likely not return to classes before summer break, essentially ending the current school year, which was expected for most districts to return April 6th. Newsom, …