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A fieldworker stops to record the caravan of cars during the Salinas Farmworker Appreciation Caravan on Saturday, April 25, 2020
Nearly 40% of Monterey County growers reported financial losses related to the coronavirus-prompted shutdown.
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How journalists give the world a lesson in uncertainty during these uncertain times
"If I had to grade journalists on this point during the crisis I would give them a B+ on writing about uncertainty in epidemiology."
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A person wearing a face mask walks by the mask distribution event on 312 E. Alisal St. on Friday, April 10, 2020.
The poorest, most congested ZIP code in Salinas are being hit the hardest by the coronavirus, according to data released Monday.
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Thousands of local residents are out of work due to stay-at-home orders designed to curb the spread of COVID-19, the illness caused by the new coronavirus — and that means many tenants are likely short on rent money.
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Dr. Temple Robinson, CEO of Bond Community Health Center, asks for those who made an appointment to come forward.
Lacking access to a primary doctor or not having a car has been has prevented many poor residents from getting tested so far. The result, local experts say, is cases flying under the radar.
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This story was produced as part of a larger project led by Lindsey Holden, a participant in the 2019 Data Fellowship. Other stories in this series include: Can’t pay rent because of coronavirus? Here’s a guide to your housing rights in SLO County Are you stuck in a SLO County rental with bugs, mold
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Newsrooms look rather empty these days as most reporter are working remotely from their homes.
How are newsrooms divvying up coverage of this gargantuan story? We asked around.
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Boulder Creek Post Acute Nursing Home
This story was produced as a project for the 2019 Impact Fund.
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Health Media Jobs & Opportunities: Politico is looking for a health policy reporter
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A reporter's quest to find those working to end the maternal mortality crisis takes her to California. Here's what she learned along the way.
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Moms 4 Housing activist Misty Cross surveys the fenced-off vacant Oakland home that she and other homeless mothers occupied duri
"It's a scary time to be unhoused," writes a caregiver and mother of two who struggled to find a home in L.A.
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In this webinar, will look at how the COVID-19 pandemic has ushered in a terrifying new reality for domestic violence victims, how organizations and authorities are trying to innovate in response, and how reporters can cover the story in their community. Sign-up here!

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