"We learned late Thursday that patients could begin arriving as early as Sunday," Costa Mesa Mayor Katrina Foley said in a statement. "Filing this injunction was the only way to halt the process to allow everyone in Costa Mesa and Orange County to understand the plans in place to protect the patients as well as our community and the region." … [Read more...] about Judge blocks the transfer of coronavirus patients to a city in Southern California
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Sheriff's officials and a volunteer team had combed the woods and waters around Inverness for several days with the help of drones, dive teams and boats equipped with radar and sonar. On Thursday, they shifted the operation to a “recovery mission” when they received four independent alerts from cadaver dogs around Shell Beach, about 2 miles from the cottage, and felt they had exhausted all possible leads. … [Read more...] about California couple missing for 8 days found alive, police call it ‘a miracle’
The USGS is also experimenting with an early warning system for the public called ShakeAlert, which I wish had existed when I was growing up in Los Angeles. The moment the ground begins to significantly misbehave somewhere, the ShakeAlert app broadcasts a warning at the speed of light – 186,000 miles per second – far faster than the quake’s damaging wavefront, which typically advances at only 2 miles per second. … [Read more...] about California earthquakes have everyone asking the Big Question — when will the Big One come?
The survey respondents had a mix of health insurance plans — some were covered by employer-sponsored plans, some were on Medi-Cal (the joint federal-state health insurance program for low-income residents), some were on Medicare (the federal government insurance program for seniors) and some did not have any insurance. … [Read more...] about More Californians are skipping medical care because of cost, and are sicker for it
Stuart Hall, the No. 1 seed in Division 5, won 59-41 over Bay School and now plays Bay Counties League West rival Urban for a fourth time in a 7 p.m. Wednesday semifinal at Kezar Pavilion. Stuart Hall beat Urban (20-10) the previous three times, including 51-50 in the BCL West playoff final. The total margin of the three wins was 12. … [Read more...] about Roundup: Stuart Hall, University advance in NCS boys basketball playoffs