Coronavirus en California: Lo que debe saber de la vacuna contra el COVID-19

CORONAVIRUS EN CALIFORNIA: LO QUE DEBE SABER DE LA VACUNA CONTRA EL COVID-19

El estado de California está trabajando para vacunar los residentes contra el COVID-19, con la esperanza de tener a todos vacunados...

Fry's electronics chain is closing for good

FRY'S ELECTRONICS CHAIN IS CLOSING FOR GOOD

The company, perhaps even more well known for outlandish themes at some of its stores, from Aztec to “Alice's Adventures in Wonderland,"...

 
 
 
Man shot multiple times in front of a home in Salinas

MAN SHOT MULTIPLE TIMES IN FRONT OF A HOME IN SALINAS

A man was shot in the chest, forearm and foot.

The people who live at Tahoe's viral mannequin house

THE PEOPLE WHO LIVE AT TAHOE'S VIRAL MANNEQUIN HOUSE

On Monday, a peculiar listing for a South Lake Tahoe duplex went viral on Zillow.

 
 
 
Prosecutors drop drunken driving charge against Bruce Springsteen

PROSECUTORS DROP DRUNKEN DRIVING CHARGE AGAINST BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN

The judge fined the rock star $500 plus $40 in court costs.

Slightly Cooler - Still in the Mild

SLIGHTLY COOLER - STILL IN THE MILD

KSBW 8 Meteorologist Art Jarrett has your local forecast.

 
 
 
Experts worry variant-fueled surge of COVID-19 could be weeks away but cases will likely fall again by summer

EXPERTS WORRY VARIANT-FUELED SURGE OF COVID-19 COULD BE WEEKS AWAY BUT CASES WILL LIKELY FALL AGAIN BY SUMMER

Helping to lower cases will give the virus less of a chance to spread further and mutate, experts have said.

8-year-old starts business to raise money for homeless children

8-YEAR-OLD STARTS BUSINESS TO RAISE MONEY FOR HOMELESS CHILDREN

The girl donated a $500 check to a women's shelter and enough toys to go to each child who lives there.

 
 
 
Protesters gather after announcement that no officers will be charged in Daniel Prude's death

PROTESTERS GATHER AFTER ANNOUNCEMENT THAT NO OFFICERS WILL BE CHARGED IN DANIEL PRUDE'S DEATH

Dozens of protesters marched in Rochester, New York, on Tuesday night, just hours after New York Attorney General Letitia James announced...

'COVID bandit' leaves massive $6,800 tip for staff at a Denver restaurant

'COVID BANDIT' LEAVES MASSIVE $6,800 TIP FOR STAFF AT A DENVER RESTAURANT

The staff at a Denver restaurant were stunned and grateful after a patron, calling themselves the "COVID bandit," gave a $6,800 tip.

 
 
 
Santa Cruz Co. continues ag worker vaccinations with Monterey Co. starting this week

SANTA CRUZ CO. CONTINUES AG WORKER VACCINATIONS WITH MONTEREY CO. STARTING THIS WEEK

In six weeks, more farm workers from out of county will be arriving to the Central Coast to help with the berry crops.

City of Monterey reconsidering commercial cannabis in city limits

CITY OF MONTEREY RECONSIDERING COMMERCIAL CANNABIS IN CITY LIMITS

The city would first look at three storefronts with an emphasis in placing them in the city's top tourist spots like Cannery Row and...

 
 
 
1 year into pandemic unemployment rate nearly doubles in Santa Cruz County

1 YEAR INTO PANDEMIC UNEMPLOYMENT RATE NEARLY DOUBLES IN SANTA CRUZ COUNTY

In 2019, unemployment rates were at a record low at 4.8%. By December of 2020, nine months after the coronavirus disrupted most of...

More California counties move out of most restrictive COVID-19 tier

MORE CALIFORNIA COUNTIES MOVE OUT OF MOST RESTRICTIVE COVID-19 TIER

Five California counties are moving out of the state's most restrictive COVID-19 tier, state health officials said on Tuesday.

 
 
 
Reopening schools and resuming sports in San Benito County

REOPENING SCHOOLS AND RESUMING SPORTS IN SAN BENITO COUNTY

As restrictions loosen and more people are vaccinated, the state has allowed schools to reopen for in-person learning and let some...

California governor signs $7.6 billion stimulus package

CALIFORNIA GOVERNOR SIGNS $7.6 BILLION STIMULUS PACKAGE

California Gov. Gavin Newsom signed a $7.6 billion coronavirus relief package on Tuesday that will give at least $600 one-time payments...

 
 
 
Skateboarder recovering after being struck by car in Santa Cruz

SKATEBOARDER RECOVERING AFTER BEING STRUCK BY CAR IN SANTA CRUZ

A skateboarder was hospitalized after being struck by a vehicle in Santa Cruz on Monday.

A couple spent most of last year in isolation. Then they both got COVID-19 and died days apart

A COUPLE SPENT MOST OF LAST YEAR IN ISOLATION. THEN THEY BOTH GOT COVID-19 AND DIED DAYS APART

Diana Borus died Feb. 13. Her husband of 44 years died on Feb. 16.

 
 
 
State, counties release few details about new Blue Shield system

STATE, COUNTIES RELEASE FEW DETAILS ABOUT NEW BLUE SHIELD SYSTEM

Stanislaus and San Joaquin counties are two of the first counties on the list to move to the new system.

Sunny to Partly Cloudy - Warmer Temps

SUNNY TO PARTLY CLOUDY - WARMER TEMPS

KSBW 8 Meteorologist Art Jarrett has your local weather forecast.

 
 
 



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