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Matt Brannon

Redding.com News Now

Redding, CA, United States

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Recent:
  • Redding.com News Now
Past:
  • ChicoER
  • Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
  • WWL-TV
  • USA TODAY
  • Statesman Journal

Recent articles by Matt:

COVID-19: Shasta County continues to avoid extra restrictions — here's why

The Northern California region has 32.6% of its ICU beds open and available to new patients, according to a Friday update from state officials. → Read More

Shasta County Jail begins COVID-19 vaccinations after recent rise in cases

Eight jail staff members have tested positive in January, according to jail officials. → Read More

COVID-19: Shasta County reports 6 more deaths, including man in his 30s; 144 new cases

Shasta County officials have reported more COVID-19 deaths in January than any other month since the start of the pandemic. → Read More

Shasta County COVID-19 updates: Five more deaths, 167 new cases reported on Thursday

More than 31,000 Californians have died from COVID since the start of the pandemic, according to state health officials. → Read More

COVID-19 in Shasta County: Three more die, pushing local death toll to 106

Shasta County officials reported Wednesday that 53 people are hospitalized due to COVID-19. → Read More

COVID-19: When can I get the vaccine in Shasta County? Find your group here

Vaccinations have begun in Phase 1A of Shasta County's rollout, with Phase 1B likely a few weeks away. → Read More

COVID-19: Shasta County reports 6 more deaths, increasing local death toll to 95

More than 2.5 million Californians have tested positive for the coronavirus since the start of the pandemic, according to state health officials. → Read More

Shasta County reported 3 flu deaths in 2020 compared to 78 from COVID

Dr. Doug McMullin, chief medical officer at Shasta Community Health Center, said the coronavirus “clearly is worse” than the flu. → Read More

COVID-19: Shasta County reports 10 more deaths, shattering single-day record

More than 27,000 Californians have died from the virus since the start of the pandemic, according to state health officials. → Read More

Shasta County COVID-19: After short-lived decline, rate of new cases rises again after holidays

Shasta County's pandemic death toll rose to 79 in Tuesday's report from officials. → Read More

COVID-19: Shasta County reports 5 more deaths on New Year's Eve, including woman in her 30s

Find updates on COVID-19 numbers for cases, hospitalizations, deaths and more in Shasta County on Thursday, Dec. 31, 2020. → Read More

COVID-19 updates: Shasta County reports another 113 cases; total at 7,707

Find updates on COVID-19 numbers for cases, hospitalizations, deaths and more in Shasta County on Wednesday, Dec. 30, 2020. → Read More

Shasta County COVID-19 updates: December deaths continue, but new case rate declines

Find updates on COVID-19 numbers for cases, hospitalizations, deaths and more in Shasta County. → Read More

COVID-19: Shasta County reports 66th death, 121 new cases

The Northern California region is the only region out of five in the state that has yet to be impacted by California's regional stay-at-home order. → Read More

With limited COVID-19 vaccines in Shasta County, who gets them first?

Health care workers at Mayers Memorial Hospital were the first to take the vaccine in Shasta County. → Read More

Shasta County COVID hospitalizations rise to high of 72 — more than some large counties

The Northern California region is the only region out of five in the state that has yet to be impacted by California's regional stay-at-home order. → Read More

COVID-19: Shasta County reports 64th death, new highs for virus hospitalizations and ICU patients

Four of the state's five regions are now below the 15% threshold which triggers a regional stay-at-home order with further business restrictions. → Read More

COVID-19 updates: Vaccines have arrived in Shasta County. Here's what officials are saying

The vaccine requires two shots to be effective, according to county officials. → Read More

COVID-19: Shasta County reports death of man in his 50s; Northern California has 29% of ICU beds open

More than 1.5 million people in California have tested positive for the coronavirus, according to state health officials. → Read More

Four more die; Shasta County reports 11 COVID deaths in first 10 days of December

As of Thursday's report from state officials, about 9.9% of ICU beds in the state overall were open, compared to about 30.3% in Northern California. → Read More