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.

Cases: 3055568

Reported Deaths: 34441
CountyCasesDeaths
Los Angeles103280614122
San Bernardino2561091560
Riverside2504362645
San Diego2168352109
Orange2148082477
Santa Clara943661109
Kern86718565
Fresno82485968
Sacramento806781111
Alameda67952765
Ventura62101436
San Joaquin58290786
Contra Costa52965450
Stanislaus42882758
Tulare41867506
Monterey36126255
San Mateo32596309
San Francisco29321262
Solano25806106
Imperial25317465
Santa Barbara25083236
Merced24452308
Sonoma24068240
Kings19435145
Placer17380180
San Luis Obispo15929136
Madera13443151
Santa Cruz12298113
Marin11693157
Yolo10620131
Shasta9776122
Butte9474123
El Dorado782644
Sutter775478
Napa760140
Lassen519516
San Benito496343
Yuba495127
Tehama397142
Tuolumne338240
Nevada320673
Mendocino311432
Amador301631
Lake261230
Humboldt239324
Glenn193519
Colusa17339
Calaveras161723
Siskiyou144613
Mono11214
Inyo97429
Del Norte8662
Plumas5895
Modoc3853
Mariposa3464
Trinity3024
Sierra820
Alpine730
Unassigned00
Chico
Partly Cloudy
64° wxIcon
Hi: 67° Lo: 36°
Feels Like: 64°
Oroville
Clear
63° wxIcon
Hi: 63° Lo: 50°
Feels Like: 63°
Chico
Clear
64° wxIcon
Hi: 60° Lo: 46°
Feels Like: 64°
Red Bluff
Partly Cloudy
67° wxIcon
Hi: 46° Lo: 17°
Feels Like: 67°
Red Bluff
Partly Cloudy
67° wxIcon
Hi: 64° Lo: 41°
Feels Like: 67°
Chico
Partly Cloudy
64° wxIcon
Hi: 68° Lo: 40°
Feels Like: 64°
Lighter winds and mostly mild conditions are on the way for your Wednesday. We'll see cloudy skies and cooler temperatures on Thursday, and then a bigger drop in temperatures and showers on Friday. More wet weather looks likely from Sunday afternoon through early next week.
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