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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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    September 13, 2020

    RBG: Her Legacy & The Court’s Future, A PBS NewsHour Special

    Friday, September 25 at 12 pm and Sunday, September 27 at 2 pm on KRCB TV in the North Bay. RBG: Her Legacy & The Court’s Future features thoughtful conversations and interviews with people who knew and worked with Ginsburg, others who carry her work forward in the law, and reporting on the battle…
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    September 12, 2020

    Poland: The Royal Tour

    Saturday, September 26 at 8 pm on KPJK TV in the South Bay. In Poland: The Royal Tour, journalist Peter Greenberg is taken on a royal tour by the Prime Minister of Poland, Mateusz Morawiecki. For an entire week, Mr. Morawiecki becomes the ultimate guide, showcasing the visual gems of this diverse…
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    September 08, 2020

    The Last Artifact

    Tuesday, September 22 at 9 pm on KRCB TV in the North Bay. The Last Artifact tells the story of the scientists and metrologists around the world who worked to redefine the kilogram in 2018. The world's base unit to measure weight, the kilogram was the last of the SI units still defined, not by a…
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    September 07, 2020

    Actually, Iconic: Richard Estes

    Monday, September 21 at 8 pm on KPJK TV in the South Bay. With unprecedented access to the artist and his masterpieces, Actually, Iconic: Richard Estes invites viewers into the creative world of an icon of the photorealist movement. In the late 1960s, Richard Estes and other photorealists –…
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    Sep 06, 2020

    Driven to Abstraction

    Sunday, September 20 at 7 pm on KPJK TV in the South Bay. Driven to Abstraction unravels a mutating tale of self-delusion, greed, and fraud – the $80…
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    Sep 04, 2020

    Independent Lens: Recorder – The Marion Stokes Project

    Friday, September 18 at 9 pm on KRCB TV in the North Bay. Activist Marion Stokes secretly recorded American television 24 hours a day from 1975 to…
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    Sep 03, 2020

    My Survivor

    Thursday, September 17 at 8 pm on KPJK TV in the South Bay. Who will tell the story of the Holocaust when the last survivor is gone? My Survivor…
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    Aug 31, 2020

    A More or Less Perfect Union: A Personal Exploration by Judge Douglas Ginsburg, Part 1

    Monday, September 14 at 9 pm on KRCB TV in the North Bay. This 3-part series examines the struggles and compromises in the creation of the document…
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    Aug 31, 2020

    Barakan Discovers Tokyo

    Monday, September 14 at 8 pm on KPJK TV in the South Bay. Peter Barakan sets out on an adventurous journey across Tokyo and highlights how the…
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    Aug 30, 2020

    Great Performances: Julius Caesar

    Sunday, September 13 at 8 pm on KRCB TV in the North Bay. Experience Shakespeare as never before in an all-female production from the Donamr…

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