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After an outbreak in Wuhan, China, the coronavirus has now spread all over the globe since it was first detected in December. The virus has killed thousands and continues to spread rapidly across the world. NSPR aims to bring you accurate and comprehensive coronavirus coverage in the North State. We want your questions and comments about the ongoing pandemic. Ask your questions in the form below. We hope by doing this we can quickly get important information to our community and help it from spreading here. 00000176-4e34-d3bc-a977-4f7c3a3a0000

What You Need To Know: COVID-19 Resource Links

Center for Disease Control and Prevention

This page includes local, state and federal resources and media outlets providing information about the coronavirus disease (COVID-19).


North State Public Radio: Listen to the latest COVID-19 Special Program from NSPR. Listen every day from 8:39 to 9 a.m. or 6:30 to 7 p.m.

Butte County Public Health Department: A nationally accredited health department offers the latest on COVID-19.

Glenn County Health and Human Services (HHSA): Latest updates

Tehama County Health Services Agency (TCHSA): Latest updates

Shasta County (HHSA): Latest updates

County of Colusa: Latest updates

Trinity County: Latest updates

Siskiyou County Public Health: Latest updates

California State University of Chico: Latest updates on the coronavirus from Chico State. 


California Department of Public Health: California is issuing daily updates on COVID-19. See the most recent update on the CDPH News Release page.

CA.GOV California Coronavirus (COVID-19) Response: In an effort to boost awareness of best practices, resources and the latest information on California’s war on the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), the state of California has launched a new website as part of an ongoing public service campaign.

COVID-19 Tracker: This dashboard provides a localized look at COVID-19-related cases and deaths in your county, as well as a risk assessment for your county’s population.

California Employee Development Department: The EDD provides a variety of support services to people who have lost their jobs or have had their hours reduced due to the impacts of COVID-19 in California. For faster and more convenient access to those services, we encourage the use of our online options.

Patch: Coronavirus In California: Here's a roundup of all the COVID-19 developments in California.

The Sacramento Bee: Coronavirus updates.

CapRadio: NPR News for Northern CA and Western Nevada.

KQED: Coronavirus updates.


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is the leading national public health institute of the United States.

White House Task Force: Statement from the Press Secretary regarding the President’s Coronavirus Task Force. They recommends you stay up to date with the Center for Disease Control and Prevention.

Our World in Data: Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) Statistics and Research

COVID-19 Community Mobility Reports: As global communities respond to COVID-19, Google heard from public health officials that the same type of aggregated, anonymized insights we use in products such as Google Maps could be helpful as they make critical decisions to combat COVID-19.


NPR The Coronavirus Crisis: Everything you need to know about the global outbreak

  • Coronavirus Symptoms: Defining Mild, Moderate And Severe: Mild. Moderate. Serious. Severe or extreme. These are some of the adjectives being used to describe the symptoms displayed by patients with COVID-19. Clinical definitions of these terms can take years to be developed and finalized, says Sandro Galea, an epidemiologist and dean of the School of Public Health at Boston University.

Chico State


CSU Chico: Latest updates on the coronavirus from Chico State.


Online Application for Emergency Student Grants Now Available

Chico State to Hold Online Commencement for 2020 Graduates


COVID-19 Update for March 24


Chico State Moves to Virtual Campus Through End of Spring Semester