01.01.2021

California and Colorado report first cases of new coronavirus strain

California and Colorado report first cases of new coronavirus strain Photo Courtesy USA Today

California has reported its first case of a more contagious COVID-19 variant first identified in the United Kingdom – the second confirmed case in the U.S.

Gov. Gavin Newsom, speaking in an online conversation with Dr. Anthony Fauci, the nation's leading infectious disease expert, said the case was confirmed in Southern California Wednesday afternoon. 

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