The Chronicle began covering the coronavirus crisis before the first cases were reported in the Bay Area and a pandemic was declared. We reorganized the newsroom to dedicate nearly every resource to stories focusing on the health and economic disasters. Every day we have published live updates to reflect the most critical local, national and global updates on COVID-19, and this news is free of charge in an effort to keep our community safe and informed. • Read the previous batch of updates from June 30-July 1. • See the full timeline. Updates from Thursday, July 2: 6:50 p.m. Bay Area hospitalizations more than doubled in 2 weeks: The nine Bay Area counties reported 469 confirmed COVID-19 patients in hospitals Wednesday — more than double the region’s total two weeks earlier of 228 on June 17, according to state data reviewed by The Chronicle. Wednesday’s total neared the Bay Area’s single-day peak of 471 confirmed hospital cases on April 7. Alameda (123), Contra Costa (50), Marin (30), Napa (7), Solano (48) and Sonoma (13) counties all set or matched their highest single-day totals since the onset of the pandemic. The Bay Area counties reported 184 confirmed COVID-19 intensive care patients… Read full this story
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