May 5, 2020

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This is NSPR’s weekday show about the local and regional effects of COVID-19 in the North State. Listen each weekday at 6:30 p.m. and 8:30 a.m. NSPR will continue this special coverage as long as our community needs it. Our mission with this show is to provide accurate news and information about COVID-19 for the North State.

Today we’ll hear from the President and CEO of Adventist Health/Rideout in Marysville about how his hospital is doing nearly seven weeks into California’s stay at home order. We’ll hear how two North State colleges are working to figure out the best way to celebrate their graduates since in-person graduation won’t be happening this year. Also, we’ll talk flu verse coronavirus. Many people say they have the same risk, we’ll hear from one expert who says you can’t compare the two.  

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For Tuesday, May 5, 2020. This is special coverage from North State Public Radio.