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What you need to know: Dec. 28

Good morning, North State. Here's what you need to know to start your day on Dec. 28.

Posted: Dec 28, 2020 9:10 AM
Updated: Dec 28, 2020 9:23 AM

Good morning, North State. Here's what you need to know to start your day on Dec. 28.

High-speed chase ends with downtown Chico crash

Authorities are investigating a chase that ended in a crash in Downtown Chico. Police say the chase began early Monday morning in Oroville. The crash happened at the intersection of East 9th and Main Streets. Two men were sent to Enloe Medical Center. Police say the suspect could be facing DUI charges. The suspect has minor injuries while the victim has major injuries.

Chico Police say shoplifting suspect fought with officer

Investigators are asking for witnesses after a shoplifting arrest ended in a brawl. Chico police arrested Jamie harper Late Sunday night. Officers say he shoplifted from the Chico Walmart and fought with an officer trying to arrest him. Police say Harper is on felony probation out of Butte County for assault with a deadly weapon.

President Trump signs pandemic relief bill and averts government shutdown

This morning, financial help is on the way to millions of Americans. The $2.3 trillion dollar relief package now has the president's signature. The bill was delayed as the president demanded $2,000 payments to Americans. However, late Sunday - a turnaround helped to avoid a government shutdown.

House to vote on $2,000 stimulus checks after Trump signs Covid relief and funding bill

With the bill approved, lawmakers are already looking towards the next relief package. Today, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and President Trump say the House will vote to provide $2,000 relief checks for Americans. Republican leaders have resisted that measure. President Trump calls the $600 stimulus checks a "disgrace.” House Speaker Pelosi called the bill "a down payment on what is needed to crush the virus".

December now deadliest month in U.S. since start of COVID-19 pandemic

As of Saturday, the coronavirus pandemic has now killed one out of every one-thousand people. Data from Johns Hopkins University shows December is now the deadliest month in the United States since the pandemic began. More than 63,500, people in the U.S. alone have died -- just this month --from COVID-19.

California sees over 2.1M COVID-19 cases

California begins this week with over 2.1 million cases of the virus. Over 24,000 Californians have died from the virus. Health officials have administered over 31 million tests. The state’s stay-at-home orders for the San Joaquin Valley and Southern California are set to expire Monday. However, state leaders say that order could be extended, as hospitals across those regions hit maximum capacity.

California Coronavirus Cases

Data is updated nightly.

Cases: 3095814

Reported Deaths: 35549
CountyCasesDeaths
Los Angeles104602114641
San Bernardino2587421561
Riverside2558082739
San Diego2197312222
Orange2178492546
Santa Clara959361158
Kern87240572
Fresno83591968
Sacramento816871128
Alameda69107842
Ventura63413462
San Joaquin58843788
Contra Costa53349460
Stanislaus43392773
Tulare42186515
Monterey36464255
San Mateo33207309
San Francisco29665274
Solano26191108
Santa Barbara25405243
Imperial25380486
Merced24570316
Sonoma24262242
Kings19588148
Placer17584186
San Luis Obispo16056140
Madera13585151
Santa Cruz12461113
Marin11732159
Yolo10852138
Shasta9750123
Butte9582128
El Dorado788649
Sutter782879
Napa773145
Lassen519916
San Benito504246
Yuba499627
Tehama433244
Tuolumne340340
Nevada323874
Mendocino319232
Amador303631
Lake264631
Humboldt245825
Glenn195520
Colusa17969
Calaveras163723
Siskiyou145713
Mono11244
Inyo98329
Del Norte8672
Plumas5895
Modoc3853
Mariposa3464
Trinity3044
Sierra820
Alpine730
Unassigned00
Chico
Cloudy
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Hi: 51° Lo: 46°
Feels Like: 48°
Oroville
Cloudy
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Hi: 51° Lo: 44°
Feels Like: 51°
Chico
Cloudy
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Hi: 44° Lo: 37°
Feels Like: 48°
Red Bluff
Cloudy
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Hi: 33° Lo: 26°
Feels Like: 49°
Red Bluff
Cloudy
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Hi: 52° Lo: 38°
Feels Like: 49°
Chico
Partly Cloudy
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Hi: 55° Lo: 39°
Feels Like: 48°
Light rain and snow is expected in your Friday forecast. We'll be mostly dry and warmer on Saturday. A more substantial system with lower snow levels is in your forecast for Sunday into early Monday. Long range models are showing very wet weather for the middle of next week.
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