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Noozhawk’s COVID-19 Update 6.9.21 | Coronavirus Crisis

[Editor’s note: Noozhawk’s weekly COVID-19 email newsletter is delivered to subscribers on Wednesdays. You can sign up here. We are republishing the newsletters on the website so more readers have access to them.] Welcome to Noozhawk’s free weekly COVID-19 briefing. I’m staff writer Brooke Holland with the latest on the pandemic in …

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Santa Barbara County Reports 3 COVID-19 Cases, No New Fatalities | Coronavirus Crisis

Santa Barbara County Public Health officials reported only three new cases of COVID-19 on Wednesday and no additional fatalities. The county’s cumulative COVID-19 death toll remained at 451. Two of Wednesday’s cases were from the Lompoc Valley and one was from Santa Maria. There have been 43 cases reported over …

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Coronavirus Sample Testing Indicates U.K. Variant Becoming Dominant in Santa Barbara County | Coronavirus Crisis

Local novel coronavirus tracking shows that the variant originally found in the United Kingdom has become the dominant one in Santa Barbara County in recent months, surpassing even the strain commonly known as the West Coast variant. “The United Kingdom variant only showed up slightly for the first time in January, …

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Cal/OSHA Releases Revised COVID-19 Workplace Recommendations | Coronavirus Crisis

The California Division of Occupational Safety and Health (Cal/OSHA) on Friday released revised COVID-19 workplace recommendations, which are expected to go into effect no later than June 15 if approved. “Last year, the board adopted health and safety standards to protect workers from COVID-19,” the California Department of Industrial Relations said …

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Santa Barbara County Reports 6 COVID-19 Cases, No New Deaths | Coronavirus Crisis

The Santa Barbara County Public Health Department reported six new cases of COVID-19 on Thursday, and no additional fatalities from the virus. The county has confirmed 34,513 residents have been infected with the novel coronavirus since the first positive case was reported in March 2020, with more than 34,000 (nearly …

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Noozhawk’s COVID-19 Update 6.2.21 | Coronavirus Crisis

[Editor’s note: Noozhawk’s weekly COVID-19 email newsletter is delivered to subscribers on Wednesdays. You can sign up here. We are republishing the newsletters on the website so more readers have access to them.] I’m Noozhawk staff writer Jade Martinez-Pogue with our Weekly COVID-19 Update.  This newsletter is emailed every Wednesday, for free, …

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Santa Barbara County Reports 9 COVID-19 Cases; Hospitalizations Remain Low | Coronavirus Crisis

Santa Barbara County reported nine new cases of COVID-19 on Wednesday, while hospitalization numbers remained low. No additional fatalities from the virus were reported by the county Public Health Department, with the death toll through the pandemic remaining at 451. Of the latest cases, five were in the Santa Maria …

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Coronavirus ‘Spread Extremely Easily’ in Skilled-Nursing Facilities, with Deadly Consequences | Coronavirus Crisis

[Noozhawk’s Note: This story is one in an exclusive series investigating the toll of COVID-19 outbreaks in Santa Barbara County skilled nursing facilities and other long-term care facilities. Noozhawk will publish additional stories about efforts to prevent and contain coronavirus outbreaks at these facilities, and what post-vaccination life has been …

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Noozhawk’s COVID Update 5.26.21 | Coronavirus Crisis

[Editor’s note: Noozhawk’s weekly COVID-19 email newsletter is delivered to subscribers on Wednesdays. You can sign up here. We are republishing the newsletters on the website so more readers have access to them.] I’m Noozhawk staff writer Brooke Holland with the latest coverage of COVID-19 developments. This newsletter is emailed out every …

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Noozhawk’s COVID-19 Update 5.12.21 | Coronavirus Crisis

[Editor’s note: Noozhawk recently launched a weekly COVID-19 email newsletter that is delivered to subscribers on Wednesdays. You can sign up here. We are republishing the newsletters on the website so more readers have access to them.] I’m Brooke Holland, a Noozhawk staff writer, with this week’s COVID-19 Briefing. This newsletter is …

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