California faces worrying Thanksgiving as coronavirus surges BRIAN MELLEY and OLGA R. RODRIGUEZ , Associated Press Nov. 26, 2020 Updated: Nov. 26, 2020 12:02 a.m. Fresno doctor says current spike in COVID-19 hospitalizations linked to Thanksgiving gatherings Two weeks after Thanksgiving, the daily case count in … Celebrities rip California's Gov. California, Sacramento, Yolo, Placer public health urge no Thanksgiving family gathering, party or dinner amid COVID-19 case surge. Even before a Thanksgiving surge, the number of COVID-19 cases reported each day in California has been setting records, with the average daily … Tips to make a safe holiday. In San Jose, it was a post-Thanksgiving rush to get tested for COVID-19 at the Santa Clara County Fairgrounds. An analysis shows the U.S. counties with most holiday travel also saw a larger uptick in COVID-19 cases in the week following Thanksgiving, including in three Southern California counties. Americans are bracing for a surge in Covid-19 cases following the Thanksgiving holiday weekend, as the number of people hospitalized hit an all-time … Coronavirus Map: Tracking COVID-19 cases across California In the past week, the case rate in Contra Costa was between 24 and 40. SAN JOSE (KRON) — The mayor of San Jose got some heat for breaking COVID-19 safety rules on Thanksgiving. Americans awoke on Thursday to celebrate a Thanksgiving transformed by the Covid-19 pandemic, with tens of thousands hospitalised and the annual … media caption How effective is getting a Covid test before you travel for Thanksgiving? Los Angeles County imposed a … Travelers wearing protective face masks and face shields hug at the airport in Denver, Colorado,November … California ordered that social gatherings be … Zana Cooper, a 60-year-old cancer survivor in Murrieta, California, tested positive for COVID-19 after attending a Thanksgiving dinner with her son’s girlfriend’s family. Ahead of the holiday season, Governor Gavin Newsom and the California Department of Public Health released guidelines designed to reduce COVID-19 … California Faces Worrying Thanksgiving as Coronavirus Surges By Brian Melley and Olga R. Rodriguez • Published November 26, 2020 • Updated on November 26, 2020 at … That includes most all of Southern California and coastal areas, encompassing 94 percent of the state's population. With Covid-19 deaths rising rapidly and daily new cases and hospitalizations both reaching all-time highs, epidemiologists and public health officials are warning that Thanksgiving … People wait in line at a COVID-19 testing site in San Fernando, California, on November 24. Tips to make a safe holiday. Claim: A meme circulating on Facebook depicts California's official COVID-19 rules for Thanksgiving and Christmas holiday gatherings in 2020. Newsom over coronavirus Thanksgiving rules The pushback comes as California has surpassed 912,000 confirmed coronavirus cases and more than 17,000 related deaths Related topics: health & fitness california building a better bay area holiday coronavirus california coronavirus thanksgiving coronavirus pandemic covid 19 pandemic covid 19 Share: Share The Covid Tracking Project noted this evening that hospitalizations were skyrocketing in three regions as the number of hospitalized patients in California doubled from 4,000 on … Americans returning from Thanksgiving break faced strict new coronavirus measures around the country Monday as health officials brace for a disastrous worsening of the nationwide surge because of holiday gatherings over the long weekend. California again shatters single-day coronavirus case record: more than 42,000 cases California A Los Angeles Times county-by-county tally tallied 42,129 coronavirus … The last time … How COVID-19 is affecting travel in California The California Department of Public Health is advising residents to stay home or in their region and avoid non-essential travel for Thanksgiving. There were 21,457 new cases reported Monday, fueled by some counties updating their totals for the first time since before Thanksgiving, and another 62 deaths caused by COVID … Daily COVID-19 cases in around one-third of California’s counties have reached a “tipping point” before the Thanksgiving holiday, according to Harvard University data. California Governor Gavin Newsom laid a giant egg this week when he and the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) applied stringent new coronavirus rules to traditional Thanksgiving Day festivities. “Gatherings are defined as social situations that bring together people from different households at the same time in a single space or place. KTVB reached out to retired CEO and President of St. Luke's Health System and current member of the Idaho coronavirus task force, Dr. David Pate to find out. As Thanksgiving quickly approaches, California health officials are increasingly worried that the holiday can bring a spike in COVID-19 cases that would overwhelm hospitals across the state. California is tapping the "emergency brakes" under its Covid-19 protocols after seeing a doubling of new cases in the past 10 days, Newsom said. The US could see "surge upon surge" of coronavirus cases as people return home from the Thanksgiving holiday, a top US disease expert has warned. In just the past week, the number of counties in the highest tier for infection rates, purple, jumped to 41 from 13. Thanksgiving travelers defy COVID-19 warnings . A surge in coronavirus cases has prompted a crackdown in California just a week before the Thanksgiving break, a time when many had planned to travel and celebrate with family and friends.