LA County Health Director Says No Link Between Election, School Reopening PlansDr. Barbara Ferrer has maintained that her reference to the election was only describing a general timeframe of early November in response to a question about the timing of potential additional school openings.
Snoop Dogg To Help Dr. Ferrer On Delivering COVID-19 Facts To City Of InglewoodSnoop accepted Inglewood Mayor’s James Butts invitation to be part of the first episode of his new podcast, “No Butts About It,” along with LA County Public Health Director Dr. Barbara Ferrer, to discuss COVID-19 and its impact on the Black community.
One-On-One: Get To Know LA County Public Health Director Dr. Barbara FerrerDr. Barbara Ferrer has become the face and voice of Los Angeles County's fight against COVID-19.
'The Numbers Are High': LA County Health Director Warns Of Rising Coronavirus Cases, Deaths, HospitalizationsLos Angeles County reported 2,012 new cases and 42 new fatalities Thursday, bringing countywide totals to 91,467 cases and 3,246 deaths.
'Arbitrary And Heavy-Handed': DOJ Warns City, County Against Ongoing Stay-At-Home OrdersThe city and county Safer at Home orders went into effect March 19 and have been extended twice, most recently without an end date specified.
White House Expresses Concern Over Continued Growth Of Coronavirus Cases In LADr. Deborah Birx, a key member of the White House's Coronavirus Task Force, said she has asked the CDC to investigate the L.A. area to determine why cases are still on the rise even though it has been shut down for two months.
Coronavirus: LA County, City Officials Again Urge Public To Refrain From Buying Medical-Grade MasksJust one day after announcing new recommendations about wearing face coverings while in public, local officials again urged the public to refrain from buying medical-grade masks.