COVID-19 Hospitalizations Fall Below 400 In Riverside, San Bernardino Counties

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — Riverside and Ventura counties both reported additional deaths attributed to the novel coronavirus Thursday. San Bernardino County did not report case data due to problems accessing the state database. Riverside County health officials reported 225 newly confirmed COVID-19 cases and 42 additional fatalities, bringing countywide totals to 289,185 cases and 3,749 deaths. Of those […]

Riverside Adds 419 New COVID-19 Cases, 12 Deaths; San Bernardino Reports 253 Cases, 22 Deaths

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — Riverside, San Bernardino and Ventura counties all reported additional deaths attributed to the novel coronavirus Wednesday. Riverside County health officials reported 419 newly confirmed COVID-19 cases and 12 additional fatalities, bringing countywide totals to 288,960 cases and 3,707 deaths. Of those who contracted the illness, 268,360 had recovered. There were 406 COVID-19 patients hospitalized […]

Inland Empire schools beginning to reopen

REDLANDS, Calif. (KABC) — Little by little, students in the Inland Empire are returning to classrooms. Some districts already have the greenlight to bring students back on campus, while others are awaiting approval. San Bernardino County public health has given all elementary schools permission to reopen, if they have an approved safety plan, after the […]

Riverside County’s COVID-19 Positivity Rate Falls to Lowest in Nearly 3 Months

The COVID-19 positivity rate dropped below 10% in Riverside County — the lowest in almost three months — and coronavirus hospitalizations continued to fall, while an additional 31 virus-related deaths were reported Tuesday. According to the Riverside University Health System, the state-adjusted positivity rate, which is based on test results over rolling seven-day periods, is […]

San Bernardino County Opens New COVID-19 Vaccine Site; Ventura Surpasses 800 Total Deaths

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — San Bernardino and Ventura counties both reported additional deaths attributed to the novel coronavirus Tuesday. San Bernardino County health officials reported 215 newly confirmed COVID-19 cases and 14 additional fatalities, bringing countywide totals to 285,081 cases and 2,651 deaths. Of those who contracted the illness, 279,859 had recovered. There were 414 COVID-19 patients hospitalized […]

Riverside, San Bernardino, Ventura Counties Report New COVID-19 Deaths As Vaccination Efforts Continue

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — Riverside, San Bernardino and Ventura counties all reported additional deaths attributed to the novel coronavirus Monday. Riverside County health officials reported 288 newly confirmed COVID-19 cases and 31 additional fatalities since Friday, bringing countywide totals to 287,822 cases and 3,664 deaths. Of those who contracted the illness, 265,635 had recovered. There were 441 coronavirus […]

Riverside County cases, hospitalizations and deaths down as U.S. passes 500,000 coronavirus deaths

Even as more than half a million people have died of the coronavirus pandemic in the United States, infection, death and hospitalization rates continue to fall in Riverside County. On Monday, Feb. 22, the White House announced that President Joe Biden will order all flags on federal property to be lowered to half-staff to commemorate the 500,000 deaths caused […]

Costco set to administer COVID-19 vaccines in LA County and Inland Empire

LOS ANGELES (KABC) — Costco is ready to offer COVID-19 vaccines in several states including California. Costco stores in Los Angeles County, along with those in Riverside and San Bernardino counties are participating in the vaccination program. “Our pharmacies will be administering COVID-19 vaccines as soon as they are available, in accordance with CDC and state […]

New COVID-19 vaccine delivery system to start in 10 California counties, including Riverside

California’s new system of delivering, tracking and scheduling coronavirus vaccines will be rolled out starting this week in select counties, including Riverside, in a first step in Gov. Gavin Newsom’s plan to smooth out what has been a confusing and disjointed rollout hampered by limited national supply.  Newsom announced in January that his administration had tapped […]