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What you need to know: Aug. 9

Good morning, North State! Here's what you need to know to start your day on Aug. 9, 2019.

Posted: Aug 9, 2019 8:45 AM
Updated: Aug 9, 2019 8:47 AM

Sacramento Costco evacuated late Aug. 8

After the recent mass shootings, many people remain on edge. A Sacramento Costco was evacuated Thursday night after police got a report of a man with a gun in the store. Officers responded around 7:30 p.m.

As a precaution, the Arden-Arcade area store was evacuated but police said they did not find anyone that was armed.

86th death from the Camp Fire has been confirmed

The Butte County Sheriff's office has confirmed the loss of the 86th person from the Camp Fire. Paul Ernest passed away after his burns left him with medical complications. Of the 86 fatalities, 81 have been positively identified, four have been tentatively identified, and nine months later two remain unknown.

Congress will not call for a special session to vote on gun laws

Despite calls for stricter gun laws following the series of mass shootings that left dozens of people dead across the country, Congress is has decided against calling a special session to vote on legislation. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said instead he is asking lawmakers to start informal talks this month so they will be ready to vote in September.

680 undocumented workers arrested in record-setting immigration sweep on the first day of school

Nearly 700 people were detained during an ICE raid that targeted food processing plants in Mississippi. Officials are calling it the largest single-state immigration enforcement operation ever in the United States. Now there are questions of what will happen to the kids of those arrested, many of whom were placed with volunteers and strangers.

California Coronavirus Cases

Data is updated nightly.

Confirmed Cases: 796436

Reported Deaths: 15291
CountyConfirmedDeaths
Los Angeles2633336423
Riverside576951173
San Bernardino53121908
Orange525381176
San Diego45425767
Kern31647357
Fresno27944362
Sacramento21800393
Alameda20839395
Santa Clara20648300
San Joaquin20060434
Stanislaus16425342
Contra Costa16156202
Tulare15782257
Ventura12507146
Imperial11658317
San Francisco1090199
San Mateo9664144
Monterey964570
Santa Barbara8952111
Merced8803140
Kings754477
Sonoma7225120
Marin6620114
Solano623260
Madera442465
Placer352343
San Luis Obispo345327
Butte277640
Yolo277355
Santa Cruz22838
Sutter168610
Napa165213
San Benito131411
Yuba11337
El Dorado10784
Mendocino88718
Shasta75114
Lassen7360
Glenn5683
Tehama5294
Nevada5256
Colusa5226
Lake51611
Humboldt4906
Calaveras31414
Amador28716
Tuolumne2264
Inyo18714
Mono1652
Siskiyou1630
Del Norte1381
Mariposa752
Plumas500
Modoc250
Trinity150
Sierra60
Alpine20
Unassigned00
Chico
Overcast
73° wxIcon
Hi: 87° Lo: 59°
Feels Like: 73°
Oroville
Clear
72° wxIcon
Hi: 87° Lo: 59°
Feels Like: 72°
Paradise
Overcast
73° wxIcon
Hi: 79° Lo: 58°
Feels Like: 73°
Chester
Clear
48° wxIcon
Hi: 76° Lo: 47°
Feels Like: 48°
Red Bluff
Clear
68° wxIcon
Hi: 85° Lo: 59°
Feels Like: 68°
Willows
Overcast
73° wxIcon
Hi: 90° Lo: 55°
Feels Like: 73°
A weak disturbance passed over northern California early this morning, but as expected, it only brought some gusty wind, a few clouds, slightly cooler weather, and no rain. Much bigger changes to our weather will occur this weekend.
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