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For Latino residents living in multigenerational households, many of whom couldn't work from home... more »
posted 04/13/21

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"If everybody in this community were vaccinated, we would have one person in the ICU. One," Marian Regional pulmonologist Zacharia Reagle said.
As COVID-19 spread through Santa Maria in early 2020, basic information about preventive measures failed to reach much of the population.
Crowded homes creating the perfect environment for COVID-19 cases to spread like wildfire in Santa Maria, an epicenter for the virus in Santa Barbara County.