3 Deaths due to COVID-19 in Mother Lode

3 Deaths due to COVID-19 in Mother Lode

Tuolumne County Public Health reports a woman’s death in the 60s due to COVID-19. There are 27 new COVID-19 cases since yesterday’s report with 19 unvaccinated and 8 vaccinated. There are 49 fewer active cases, the 212 active cases include 19 admitted, two more than yesterday. With regard to the recent extension of the Pfizer … Read more

Man with schizophrenia reported missing in Downtown Los Angeles – CBS Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) – Authorities sought public help Monday to find a 31-year-old man suffering from schizophrenia and last seen in downtown Los Angeles. Timothy Evan Murphy, who also goes by the nickname “D,” was last seen in downtown Los Angeles at noon on May 1, according to Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department deputy Juanita … Read more

Higher rate of lung diseases in the Cowichan Valley associated with poor air quality

Residents of Cowichan Valley are being asked to refrain from burning wood waste as their neighbors face higher-than-average chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and asthma. Such health concerns make people more vulnerable to the effects of wood-burning smoke and outdoor burning, says Dr. Shannon Waters, medical health officer for the Cowichan region at Island Health. Residents … Read more

‘Protect the Loose Outdoor Things’: Parts of Utah under strong wind warning Sunday through Monday

Snow covers the mountains during a snowstorm in the early season of Little Cottonwood Canyon on October 14 (Kristin Murphy, Deseret News) Estimated reading time: 2-3 minutes SALT LAKE CITY – After rain and snow on Saturday, the National Weather Service says winds are rising on Sunday night, leading to a stronger storm Monday with … Read more

Predictors expect moderate to heavy rain on Sunday and Monday – CBS Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) – Southern California is expected to receive a maximum of one and a half centimeters of rain this weekend. According to the National Weather Service, residents should expect at least half an inch of rain and no more than an inch and a half. Ready for the rain? There are still things … Read more

NFL Locals: Injuries plague pro Utahns in Week 7, including Jets QB Zach Wilson

New York Jets quarterback Zach Wilson (2) is escorted to the locker room after an apparent injury in the first half of an NFL football game against the New England Patriots on Sunday, October 24, 2021 in Foxborough, Mass. (Steven Senne, Associated Press) Estimated reading time: 8-9 minutes AROUND THE BLAME – No one outside … Read more

Vehicle crashes in restaurant Killing One, Injuring Five – CBS Los Angeles

VAN NUYS (CBSLA) – A vehicle hit a restaurant Sunday night in Van Nuys, killing a patron and injuring five other people. The accident happened around 8:05 p.m., at 7600 Woodley Avenue, on Saticoy Street, said Los Angeles Fire Department spokeswoman Margaret Stewart. READ MORE: At least one person killed in Highway 57 collision A … Read more

Like the flu, experts reckon COVID-19 will be there for many years to come

COVID-19 will exist for many years to come, but as more people are vaccinated, it will likely become more like the flu, hospitalizing and killing some of the most vulnerable, but does not pose a major threat to most people, experts say. “The pandemic itself will end, though it may take much longer than people … Read more

Around the world in 270 days? Royal Caribbean announces 9-month cruise to 150 destinations

Royal Caribbean Cruises liner Serenade of the Sea shown here in France. (Jean-Francois Monier, AFP, Getty Images) Estimated reading time: 2-3 minutes ATLANTA-It would have been unthinkable 12 months ago when the cruise industry was spooled by the effects of COVID-19, but one operator now offers an epic new journey that will last nine months … Read more

Brain fog in COVID-19 patients can persist for several months, even in those who were not hospitalized, study finds

A sign reminds festival-goers to monitor themselves for possible coronavirus symptoms at the entrance to the Princess of Wales Theater on day one of the Toronto International Film Festival in 2021, on September 9 in Toronto (Chris Pizzello, Invision, AP) Estimated reading time: 3-4 minutes ATLANTA-Cognitive impairment — described as fog in the brain — … Read more