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Karen Alvarez

Karen Alvarez is a reporter for Action News Now.

Title: Reporter
KAlvarez@actionnewsnow.com

Karen Alvarez joined Action News Now in September of 2019 as a bureau reporter in Redding.
She is thrilled to be back in her home state of California getting to do what she loves after having been a producer and reporter in Nebraska.
She is originally from southern California. She was born and raised in Thousand Oaks which is about an hour north of Los Angeles. She graduated from Loyola Marymount University in May of 2017 with a degree in philosophy and journalism.
Her prior experience includes working as an intern for two major local news stations in Los Angeles.
From a young age, Karen knew she always wanted to be a reporter, having grown up watching the news almost every day.
She’s now excited to call Redding her new home and tell the stories that matter most to Redding and the surrounding communities.
In her free time, Karen enjoys traveling, exercising, and eating as much Mexican food as she possibly can.
Have a news tip or story idea? Feel free to connect or share your ideas with her on Facebook and Twitter.

Recent Posts by Karen Alvarez

Primer día de clases para varios estudiantes en el condado de Shasta

La escuela de Anderson New Technology High School le da la bienvenida a sus estudiantes en este regreso a clases.

Los nuevos cambios en los autobúses escolares debido al coronavirus

La oficina de transporte hizo cambios de seguridad a sus autobuses.

Prohibido fumar o vapear en parques de Red Bluff

El concejo municipal de Red Bluff aprobó una ordenanza que prohíbe fumar y vapear en los parques de la ciudad.

Regreso a clases para estudiantes del distrito Anderson Union High

El distrito escolar de Anderson Union High se prepara para recibir de regreso a sus estudiantes la próxima semana. Eso sí, el regreso a clases será un poco diferente con nuevas medidas de seguridad para mantener el bienestar de todos los estudiantes.

Local sign company staying in businesses

On top of making signs for other businesses, they added and began making sneeze guards and PPE because they had the proper equipment.

Shasta County urging businesses and people to follow state guidelines

Shasta County isn’t ruling out cracking down on people not following state health orders.

Tehama County Deputy Sheriff's Association on law enforcement funding

The Tehama County Deputy’s Sheriff’s Association says a lot of deputies that have been in the force for several years are leaving for other agencies.

Two Years After the Carr Fire: Shasta County couple share story of strength and resilience

Renee and Steven Glassburn spend most of their days here in the garden of their new home, a stark difference from when they first moved in, just three months after the Carr Fire.

Redding restaurant embracing outdoor dining

In Shasta County, many restaurants have now switched to outdoor dining.

Businesses on the brink of shutting down

We continue to track the struggles of many businesses being forced to shut down.

California Coronavirus Cases

Data is updated nightly.

Confirmed Cases: 578946

Reported Deaths: 10523
CountyConfirmedDeaths
Los Angeles2108744999
Riverside41983820
Orange40527724
San Bernardino36072546
San Diego32975594
Kern24995183
Fresno17846171
San Joaquin13870235
Alameda13631205
Santa Clara12962207
Sacramento12274179
Tulare11549198
Stanislaus10264169
Imperial9867244
Contra Costa9787146
Ventura874093
San Francisco769267
Santa Barbara699672
San Mateo6431122
Merced573670
Monterey549437
Marin540481
Kings445356
Solano427441
Sonoma375350
Madera246339
Placer237724
San Luis Obispo227817
Yolo183444
Santa Cruz12876
Butte12388
Napa112911
Sutter9967
San Benito7654
El Dorado7552
Lassen6830
Yuba6664
Mendocino47210
Shasta46910
Glenn4363
Colusa3965
Nevada3571
Tehama3031
Humboldt2864
Lake2402
Amador1853
Mono1581
Tuolumne1552
Calaveras1471
Inyo1063
Siskiyou1020
Del Norte1000
Mariposa622
Plumas360
Modoc50
Trinity50
Sierra40
Alpine20
Unassigned00
Chico
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Oroville
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Paradise
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Chester
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Red Bluff
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Willows
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The weather of northern California is beginning to heat up again, and we have potentially dangerous heat coming our way in the short and long term.
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