Federal Government

Garcia shows deputies appreciation with breakfast

Rep. Mike Garcia, R-Santa Clarita, and campaign volunteers delivered breakfast to the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff’s Station Sunday morning.   The event was in honor of National Law Enforcement Appreciation Day, which began in 2015 and took

CDC releases updated school guidance

Students and teachers will still be required to wear masks when returning to school this fall, the California Department of Public Health announced Friday, despite the U.S. Centers for Disease

CDC eases mask restrictions for vaccinated people

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Thursday fully vaccinated Americans can stop wearing masks or maintaining physical distance in most indoor and outdoor settings. As of Thursday,

CDC updates quarantine guidelines, travel advice

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced Wednesday it had revised its quarantine guidelines for those who may have been exposed to COVID-19, as CDC officials warned Americans not

CDC releases Halloween guidance

Halloween won’t be the same this year, as celebrations will have to be done differently to prevent the spread of COVID-19, according to guidelines issued by the U.S. Centers for

Rent relief extended on state, federal level

Gov. Gavin Newsom announced he’d signed into law legislation to protect tenants from eviction and property owners from foreclosure for those facing financial hardship due to COVID-19. “Clearly, COVID has

Wilk: ‘I am COVID-free’ after Senate scare

State Sen. Scott Wilk, R-Santa Clarita, announced Sunday he doesn’t have COVID-19, following the receipt of recent test results.  The news came after almost all Republican California senators were required