Lake County News,California – Gov. Newsom activates National Guard to bolster state’s COVID-19 testing capacity

Betty Q. Hixson

California National Guard have been activated to assist communities with test sites as the Omicron variant of COVID-19 continues to spread. California National Guard personnel are shown here arriving at Antioch Community Center testing site on Friday, January 7, 2022. Photo courtesy of the Governor’s Office. Gov. Gavin Newsom on […]

Governor Newsom Activates National Guard to Bolster State’s COVID-19 Testing Capacity

Betty Q. Hixson

SACRAMENTO – Governor Gavin Newsom today announced that he has activated the California National Guard to support local communities with additional testing facilities and capacity amid the national surge in COVID-19 cases driven by the Omicron variant. “California has led the country’s fight against COVID-19, implementing first-in-the-nation public health measures that […]