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NorCal Public Media is following the latest developments of Coronavirus (COVID-19) news in the Bay Area.
 
Listen to daily our radio news from the North Bay Report on KRCB FM Radio 91 at 6:45, 8:45 and 5:50, subscribe to the North Bay Report Podcast, and watch our community Town Hall programs from NorCal Public TV.
  
Para noticias sobre el coronavirus en español, puede escuchar KBBF, leer CalMatters o leer La Prensa
 
Tenemos varias guías de recursos de COVID disponibles en español. We have a number of resource guides available. 
 
Teachers and parents can utilize our free educational guides for kids at home during area school closings - CLICK HERE to learn more.

 
 
 
 

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  • 032720OutbreakCoronavirus
    April 20, 2020

    Tips for Spotting Fake News Stories — And Where to Find Sources You Can Trust

    Anytime there’s a significant news event — like a global pandemic, for example — you can expect misinformation to spread across the Internet. “Fake news” means stories that contain fabricated information, or information that’s based on rumor, shoddy methodology or a partisan agenda. With the…
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    April 17, 2020

    Recursos Alimentarios Durante COVID-19

    La alimentacion es una gran prioridad para muchos durante esta pandemia de COVID-19- cómo mantener a su familia alimentada en medio de despidos del trabajo, preocupaciones sobre salidas para conseguir comestibles y la posibilidad de transmisión por medio de los alimentos, todo mientras se trata de…
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    April 14, 2020

    COVID-19: Food Resources

    Food is top of mind for many during the COVID-19 pandemic — how to keep your family fed amid layoffs, concerns about grocery outings and food transmission, all while trying to maintain social distance. If you’re struggling to put food on the table, have questions about food safety or need help…
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    April 10, 2020

    COVID-19: Recursos Para Indocumentados y Sin Beneficios

    English version available here. A medida que la pandemia de coronavirus da vuelta la economía de la nación y deja a muchos sin trabajo, los inmigrantes indocumentados son particularmente vulnerables. En esta página encontrará recursos para ayudar a los miembros de la comunidad indocumentados y que…
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    April 07, 2020

    COVID-19: Resources for the Undocumented and Uninsured

    As the coronavirus pandemic upends the nation’s economy and leaves many without work, undocumented immigrants are particularly vulnerable. On this page you’ll find resources to help undocumented community members and the uninsured. UndocuFund for Disaster Relief in Sonoma County The UndocuFund,…
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    April 03, 2020

    COVID-19: Santa Clara County Resources

    Santa Clara County’s Public Health Department is providing detailed information about COVID-19 cases, deaths and hospital capacity on several data dashboards available online. The county has also assembled a variety of COVID-19 resources, as listed below and found at sccphd.org/coronavirus. Food…
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    Apr 03, 2020

    COVID-19: How to Help

    As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to take lives and strain resources, you might be wondering how you can help. Perhaps the most important thing you…
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    Mar 31, 2020

    Santa Rosa Police Department Mourns Loss of Detective

    Updated March 31, 2020, 4:00 p.m. The Santa Rosa Police Department reported today that Detective Marylou Armer passed away from complications from…
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    Mar 31, 2020

    Coronavirus Resources

    The coronavirus pandemic has created new challenges for communities throughout the world. Whether you need help getting access to food, filing for…
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    Mar 30, 2020

    COVID-19: Financial Resources for Sonoma County Residents

    California and the nation have seen a surge in unemployment claims as the COVID-19 pandemic has forced companies to close their doors, leaving…
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    Mar 30, 2020

    Help the Sonoma County Library Tell the Story of Life During COVID-19

    The Sonoma County Library will be documenting life during the coronavirus pandemic with a special collection, and you’re invited to contribute. The…
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    Mar 29, 2020

    California’s Shelter-In-Place Order, Explained

    By Byrhonda Lyons, CalMatters As President Donald Trump considers easing national restrictions by Easter, Californians are into their first week of…
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    Mar 29, 2020

    Santa Rosa Outlines COVID-19 Support for Homeless

    The city of Santa Rosa says it’s following guidance from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to protect people experiencing…
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    Mar 28, 2020

    Los Angeles Will Mirror New York As Coronavirus Surges, Newsom and Garcetti Warn

    By Judy Lin, Ben Christopher and Matt Levin, CalMatters Gov. Gavin Newsom and Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti issued dire warnings Friday that the…
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    Mar 28, 2020

    COVID-19: Sonoma County Resources for Seniors and Vulnerable Populations

    On March 17, Sonoma County’s health officer issued an order for all residents to shelter in place to help slow the spread of COVID-19. The order…
  • 032720CoronavirusResearch
    Mar 27, 2020

    Here’s What Happens to Science When California’s Researchers Shelter in Place

    By Rachel Becker, CalMatters As California officials desperately try to slow the spread of the novel coronavirus, Chris Miller is coaxing a sample of…

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    October 09, 2020

    The First Angry Man

    Friday, October 23 at 8 pm on KRCB TV in the North Bay. If you ever wondered how the great public ambitions of postwar America collapsed into the bitter parsimony of the permanent tax revolt, look no further than Howard Jarvis, whose 1978 ballot initiative, Proposition 13, changed everything in…
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    October 07, 2020

    Capturing the Flag

    Wednesday, October 21 at 8 pm on KPJK TV in the South Bay. During one of the most impactful elections of our lifetime, a tight-knit group of friends travel to Cumberland County, North Carolina – a "poster child" for voter suppression – intent on proving that the big idea of American democracy can…
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    October 05, 2020

    Mikva! Democracy Is a Verb

    Monday, October 19 at 9 pm on KRCB TV in the North Bay. This sweeping story of Chicago politician Abner Mikva chronicles both his rise from an impoverished childhood to an epic career as a legislator, federal judge, and White House Counsel, and how his work is being carried on today by his legacy…
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    Oct 04, 2020

    187

    Sunday, October 18 at 7:30 pm on KPJK TV in the South Bay. Watch a pivotal moment in California history unfold through more than 20 interviews with…
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    Oct 02, 2020

    POV: The Infiltrators

    Friday, October 16 at 9 pm on KRCB TV in the North Bay. A true story of two young immigrants who get purposefully arrested by Border Patrol and put…
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    Oct 01, 2020

    Latino Vote: Dispatches From the Battleground

    Thursday, October 15 at 9 pm on KRCB TV in the North Bay. Get an inside look at the high-stakes effort to get out the Latino vote in this year's…
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    Oct 01, 2020

    Making It in America

    Thursday, October 15 at 8 pm on KPJK TV in the South Bay. There are few places where immigrants are shaping the economy in more significant ways than…
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    Sep 30, 2020

    Sea of Light: A Blind Yachtsman's Voyage Across the Pacific

    Wednesday, October 14 at 8 pm on KPJK TV in the South Bay. In April 2019, 52-year-old Mitsuhiro Iwamoto succeeded in crossing the Pacific Ocean in an…
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    Sep 28, 2020

    We're Still Here

    Monday, October 12 at 9 pm on KRCB TV in the North Bay. Through their music and work in communities and schools, First Nation indigenous hip-hop…

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