Lisa Bartlett

Orange County Supervisor for the Fifth District

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Orange County was removed from    California’s coronavirus watch list    on Sunday, paving the way for the region to continue reopening more businesses and schools.

With COVID rates down, OC kids might return to school in-person

Orange County was removed from California’s coronavirus watch list on Sunday, paving the way for the region to continue reopening more businesses and schools.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

California is now the epicenter of the nation’s coronavirus outbreak, passing New York with the most confirmed COVID-19 infections.

OC is a COVID-19 hotspot. Residents don’t want to wear masks, so what needs to happen?

California is now the epicenter of the nation’s coronavirus outbreak, passing New York with the most confirmed COVID-19 infections.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

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The UC Board of Regents approved increasing tuition and fees by 4.2% for new undergraduates starting fall 2022.

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Project Roomkey, a statewide effort to place medically vulnerable unhoused people in hotel rooms during the pandemic, is scheduled to close at the end of September.

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Charles Pannunzio of Los Angeles World Airports, the agency that owns and runs LAX, has some insights on what summer travelers can expect.

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“We've had multiple Intensive Care Unit nurses who were years and years into their career decide to retire early.

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Last year, LA cleared 80 tents from the south side of the Penmar Golf Course near Venice Beach.

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A federal judge has given final approval to the $73 million settlement of a class action lawsuit brought by more than 5,500 women against former UCLA gynecologist James Heaps.

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Pasadena will be the first Southern California city to require its city employees to get vaccinated against COVID.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

The Olympics begin on July 23, but many in Tokyo say they’re not ready to host because Japan’s vaccination rate is still under 10% .

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Coronavirus cases are rising in every state, fueled by the highly contagious Delta variant. In the last week, the U.S.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand