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Over the past 18 months, more than 150 firefighters were sickened by heat exposure while working for Cal Fire. But public health experts and federal workplace regulators agree that heat-related illnesses and deaths are 100% preventable.
Today, the Bay Area's own Betty Reid Soskin turned 100 years old. It's also the day an El Sobrante middle school officially renamed itself in her honor. @KQED 's @bethlaberge captured scenes from today's ceremony. 🔗
Back in mid-August, U.S. health officials announced plans to offer COVID-19 booster shots to all Americans — starting as early as this week. That didn't happen. So when could we actually see booster shots roll out? And who might get them first?
In 'The Displaced,' an interracial artist couple moves into a loft near the subway, excited to be embarking on their new life together. But they soon realize they share it with something... paranormal.
The 33-year-old Bay Area cafe chain announced it is closing for good — every one of its 50 locations across three U.S. States — citing the COVID-19 pandemic.
CA has lost access to 5,500 megawatts of power due to the #BootlegFire 's impacts on a power connection between CA and OR To put that into context, during one rolling blackout last year, the loss of just 248 MW was the final tipping point into an emergency
Filmmaker and activist @BootsRiley addressed a crowd of thousands at today's #Juneteenth protest in Oakland, with a message about the port shutdown - and the power of labor. (Please note: contains strong language.)
SHARE THIS: Here's a list of essential items to pack in your emergency bag in the event of evacuation. Be prepared.