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4-year-old becomes youngest to die from COVID-19 in Riverside County

A 4-year-old child from Western Riverside County dies after contracting COVID-19, becoming the youngest person in the county to die from the virus since the pandemic started, county officials announced Friday. The child, had no underlying health conditions according to

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Vaccination Proof Required Inside Palm Springs Restaurants and Bars

A recent negative COVID-19 test will suffice, too. Story by City News Service PALM SPRINGS, CA — Proof of coronavirus vaccination or testing to eat indoors were among several COVID-19 mandates unanimously approved by the Palm Springs City Council on

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LA County will require masks indoors regardless of vaccination status starting July 17th

Almost everyone in Los Angeles County will have to once again wear masks inside — even those who are fully vaccinated — beginning 11:59 p.m. Saturday, July 17, as health officials react to an uptick in coronavirus transmission in recent

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Who will still have to wear a mask after California reopens on June 15th?

REOPENING CALIFORNIA Who will still have to wear a mask after California reopens on June 15th? California officially reopens Tuesday, June 15 after over 15 months of restrictions and closures due to the COVID-19 pandemic. But who will have to remain

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CA To Require Vaccination, Negative Test For Indoor ‘Mega’ Events

“We’re requiring, not recommending”: CA will not create a vaccine passport, but there will be rule CALIFORNIA — After nearly a year and a half, Californians will finally be able to return to festivals, concerts and sporting events — all

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California to eliminate tier system June 15th

California will retire its color-coded pandemic blueprint on June 15 and allow almost all sectors of the economy to reopen at or near full capacity if the state continues to meet vaccination goals and keep COVID-19 hospitalizations low, state officials

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RIVERSIDE COUNTY #’S DON’T MEET YELLOW TIER CRITERIA YET

The rates of both new coronavirus cases and positive test results dropped in Riverside County, but not enough to see a Yellow-Tier for at least another two weeks, according to state data released Tuesday. The next step is reaching the

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Riverside County Advances Into State’s Orange Tier Wednesday

The State of California announced that Riverside County will move into the orange tier of the state’s reopening framework Wednesday (April 7). The county has been in the red tier of the “Blueprint for a Safer Economy” framework since March

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California’s Disneyland Reopening April 1st…

BreakingNews Disneyland, Sports, Other CA Live Events Can Reopen April 1… Not an April Fool’s joke… Disneyland Resort, Universal Studios, Magic Mountain, and other theme parks across the Golden State received some long-awaited news Friday — they are potentially allowed

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It is Official: Riverside County is moving in to the state’s Red Tier.

Tier assignments released by the California Department of Public Health show Riverside County meeting metrics to advance into the less restrictive tier late Tuesday morning. State officials announced on Friday that Riverside County is expected to be one of the

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Riverside County set to move to red tier Tuesday

#Breaking Riverside County is on track to move into the more permissive red tier of the state’s reopening plan on Tuesday, state public health officials said Friday. “We welcome these loosening restrictions on our businesses and urge everyone to practice

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700 Vaccines Will be Provided Today For DSUSD Staff and Teachers

Desert Sands is partnering with Walgreens to provide a clinic this Saturday, March 13 from 8:00 am -4:00 pm at La Quinta High School. Walgreens is providing 700 Johnson & Johnson vaccines for the DSUSDstaff members.

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Coachella Valley ( RIVCO) Falls Short Stuck in Tier 1 For At Least One More Week

The county is currently stuck in the strictest level — the purple tier ( tier 1) — of the state’s four-tiered, color-coded reopening plan. The key metrics continued to trend downward this week, but just missed the threshold of the next tier, the red tier ( tier

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Only one metric, preventing the county from progressing into the state’s “red tier”

Riverside County has been getting closer to red or tier 2 status, which would mean further reopening, including, movie theatres, museums, indoor dining and widespread school reopenings. Tuesday the county’s adjusted daily case rate stood at 11.3 infections per 100,000

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Golf Industry Surges in the Greater Palm Springs Area Despite Pandemic

By Bob Marra / Marraintel.com At the beginning of 2020, golf courses in Greater Palm Springs, and nationwide, were experiencing business as usual. There was no indication then that it would turn out to be the biggest year ever for

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Palm Springs Announces Additional Officers To Enforce Face Mask Orders Ahead of the Superbowl

PALM SPRINGS, CA — The City of Palm Springs announced Thursday it will have additional Code Compliance Officers on duty over Super Bowl weekend to enforce the state’s face-mask order requiring coverings be worn in public settings. The officers are

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Gov. Gavin Newsom’s Approval Plummets As Public Sours On Him

SCRAMENTO, Calif. — Gov. Gavin Newsom’s approval rating has plummeted as the public sours on his pandemic management, according to a new Berkeley Institute of Governmental Studies poll that underscores the viability of a campaign to recall Newsom. The poll found that

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Coachella, Stagecoach festivals canceled again, again

(INDIO, CA) – The Coachella and Stagecoach festivals, two of Southern California’s largest music celebrations, have again been canceled under an order issued Friday by the Riverside County health officer. Public Health Officer Dr. Cameron Kaiser said the decision was

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GOVERNOR Newsom lifts California’s COVID-19 stay-at-home orders, effective immediately.

California drops stay at home orders . We are back open Coachella Valley. GOVERNOR Newsom lifts California’s COVID-19 stay-at-home orders, effective immediately. We are back to the Tiered System effective Now! All counties will return to the colored tier system

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Congressman Raul Ruiz tests positive for coronavirus

Ruiz released a statement revealing that he currently has only mild symptoms and is self-isolating. “In preparation for attending the inauguration of President-elect Biden and Vice President-elect Harris, I have taken multiple COVID-19 tests over the last 72 hours,” Ruiz

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