COVID-19: 10 percent tested positive at Hayward site during first week

Hayward city officials reported Wednesday that the first week of free COVID-19 testing found 130 new cases of the virus. The site located at the Hayward Fire Station on Huntwood Avenue tested 1,254 people last week. The rate of infection among those tested in 10 percent. Countywide, there have been 359 confirmed cases of COVID-19, … Continue reading COVID-19: 10 percent tested positive at Hayward site during first week

Eight Alameda firefighters quarantined, tested for COVID-19

Alameda County health officials ordered eight City of Alameda firefighters quarantined for potential exposure to the coronavirus (COVID-19). An Alameda firefighter tested positive for the coronavirus on Tuesday, the city announced the next day. An investigation by the Alameda County Public Health Department identified eight other Alameda firefighters who were in direct contact with the … Continue reading Eight Alameda firefighters quarantined, tested for COVID-19