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Live Blog: 200 National Guard Troops In San Diego At Sheriff’s Request

June 4
By KPBS Staff

This is a breaking news blog for all of the latest updates and reaction after a night of unrest across San Diego and the U.S.

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Live Blog: San Diego County Reports 124 New Coronavirus Cases, 7 New Deaths

June 3
By KPBS Staff

This is a breaking news blog for all of the latest updates about the coronavirus pandemic.

KPBS 'Expect A Miracle" Documentary Tells A Story of Love And Loss During A Pandemic

June 2, 2020
By KPBS Staff

KPBS is premiering “Expect A Miracle: Finding Light in the Darkness of a Pandemic,” a new documentary telling the dual story of the AIDS crisis in San Diego and Fraternity House - the only hospice in North San Diego County that took patients near death to give them a safe place to die with dignity and love. “Expect A Miracle” makes its world premiere on KPBS TV and at beginning June 9 at 9:00 p.m.

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Curfew Order Issued For Unincorporated Areas, Santee, Poway, La Mesa And El Cajon

May 31
By KPBS Staff

Everyone who lives in those areas must stay home and off the streets. People who violate the order face a misdemeanor and are subject to a fine up to $1,000 or 6 months in jail.

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Caravan Protest Held In Point Loma To Demand Justice For George Floyd

May 30
By City News Service, KPBS Staff

Some of the estimated 75 cars carried signs posted on windows saying "Black Lives Matter" and "I can't breathe." One car had "George" painted on its side.

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At-Home Learning: Where Children Matter

March 16
By KPBS Staff

In collaboration with the San Diego County Office of Education and San Diego Unified School District, KPBS has launched an at-home learning response to school closures for all children and youth in San Diego and Imperial counties. This response includes a new educational schedule for broadcast on KPBS 2, as well as free digital content for at-home learning and support for teachers and parents navigating this new learning landscape throughout the state.

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Hall of Fame: 2020 Inductees

March 20
By KPBS Staff

Dan and Phyllis Epstein, Pat Finn, and Steve and Sue Hart are the 2020 KPBS Hall of Fame honorees.

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WATCH: Trump, Coronavirus Task Force Speak As US Cases Hit 10K Mark

March 19
By KPBS Staff

President Trump and the Coronavirus Task Force hold a briefing as the number of confirmed cases in the U.S. nears 10,000

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Coronavirus: Event Cancellations In San Diego

March 18
By KPBS Staff

As the coronavirus pandemic continues to worsen, local governments across the U.S. have taken action to cancel large gatherings in an effort to slow the spread of the virus.

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California Governor Calls For Closure Of All Bars, Wineries To Combat Coronavirus Spread

March 16
By Associated Press, KPBS Staff

California Gov. Gavin Newsom on Sunday called for all bars, wineries, nightclubs and brewpubs to close and urged seniors and people with chronic health conditions to isolate themselves at home in a bid to contain the spread of the coronavirus.

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