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A handful of San Diego State University students showed up on campus Wednesday to protest a decision from the university to cancel Spring Break for the 2021 school year. Megan Allphin, a Sophomore in the College of Health and Human Services and the organizer of the protest, said Spring Break is necessary for the mental …

Wash your hands and social distance. These are things we’ve heard throughout the entire pandemic, but now with COVID-19 hospitalizations and cases on the rise, how do we slow the spread? When the pandemic started, we heard this: “Stay safe out there. Everybody mask up. Wash your hands,” said Advent Health Central Texas Quality Executive …

San Diego State University officials are considering canceling spring break during the 2021 semester in order to prevent a surge in cases from inevitable travel and mingling. The proposal, set to be considered by the SDSU Senate on Tuesday, would give students four “rest and recovery” days interspersed throughout the Spring 2021 semester instead of …

San Jose Mayor Sam Liccardo appears to have broken health protocols in celebrating Thanksgiving with family members outside of his own household. The NBC Bay Area Investigative Unit has learned Liccardo celebrated with his elderly parents at their Saratoga home with an unknown number of other guests. While the mayor’s staff did confirm the dinner took …

Three Pasadena restaurants shut down due to violations of the city’s COVID-19 safety protocols had their health permits reinstated, but two additional restaurants were closed Saturday night, a city official said Sunday.  Approximately 50% of restaurants were found to be compliant during Pasadena Health Department inspectors’ initial visits, according to Lisa Derderian, the city’s public …

VANCOUVER — Mounties in Langley say they issued a ticket to a church in the township for violating COVID-19 rules Sunday morning. Langley RCMP spokesperson Cpl. Holly Largy told CTV News Vancouver police received a complaint from the public about a gathering at Riverside Calvary Chapel in North Langley. Officers attended and asked the participants …

Colorado Governor Jared Polis on Saturday announced that he and his partner, Marlon Reis, have both tested positive for the coronavirus. As of Saturday night, both the governor and the first gentleman were asymptomatic, according to a statement from the governor’s office. “Marlon and I are feeling well so far, and are in good spirits,” …

Orange County reported 1,666 new cases of COVID-19 but no additional deaths Saturday, bringing the county’s totals to 76,761 cases and 1,577 fatalities. The huge number of new cases comes after the county reported 1,943 new cases and 18 additional deaths on Friday, but those numbers covered two days since there was no update Thursday …

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VANCOUVER — British Columbia added 887 cases of COVID-19 to its total on Thursday, setting a new daily record for the province. Health officials also announced 13 deaths in their written statement on B.C.’s response to the disease. That ties the record set on Wednesday. “We offer our condolences to everyone who has lost their …