Health
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County Reports Record-High Deaths as More Local Cases of New COVID-19 Strain Are Confirmed

| 5:15 PM

The County of San Diego Health and Human Services Agency is reporting a record-high number of new COVID-19 deaths. The 62 deaths reported today well surpass the previous single-day record of 39 deaths reported on Dec. 22.

Public Safety
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County Fire Starts New Year with New Name

| 8:50 AM

The year 2021 will mean a new name for the San Diego County Fire Authority as the organization has been recently renamed the San Diego County Fire Protection District.