We provide daily coronavirus updates on KRCB radio 91. Tune in at 9 a.m. and 6:44 p.m. for the latest local news. Here's our update for Thursday, April 23.
In the wake of demonstrations in Sacramento protesting the state’s stay-at-home order, the California Highway Patrol says it will stop issuing permits for demonstrations on state property.
CHP Officer John Ortega told The San Francisco Chronicle: “In the interest of public safety and the health of all Californians during the COVID-19 pandemic … effective immediately the California Highway Patrol will deny any permit requests for events or activities at all state facilities, to include the state Capitol, until public health officials have determined it is safe to gather again.”
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In other news, Sonoma County Supervisor James Gore joined us for our weekly town hall Tuesday. News Director Steve Mencher posed some viewer questions about the Board’s priorities when it comes to opening up Sonoma County businesses. Here's an excerpt from their conversation.