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Marisa Kendall

Newsom unveils $536 million plan to fight California wildfires

SAN FRANCISCO, CA – SEPTEMBER 9: People jog along Embarcadero as smoky skies...

New homelessness data: Nearly 250,000 Californians asked for help in 2020

The number of unhoused people asking for help skyrocketed in some Bay Area counties during the pandemic,...

Oakland: Unique new housing caters to young people in need

OAKLAND — Ernesto Sandoval was on a BART train, crying and desperate, with nowhere to go, when...

Santa Clara County worries about COVID vaccine supply, as state expands eligibility

As California allows all adults to sign up for a COVID vaccine starting April 15, Santa Clara...

All Californians 50 and older eligible for COVID vaccine April 1

Everyone age 50 and older will be eligible for a COVID vaccine in California starting April 1,...

COVID vaccines open for Californians 16 and older April 15

Making a major stride in the fight against the pandemic, California will open COVID-19 vaccination appointments to...

Homelessness crisis grips Santa Cruz, as city tries controversial tactic

Driving into Santa Cruz on Highway 1, it’s hard to miss the bright yellow banner that exclaims:...

How California used COVID to create housing. A top Newsom adviser weighs in

As health officials scrambled last March with shelter-in-place orders to slow the spread of COVID-19, Jason Elliott...