Sacramento’s Coronavirus Update: Thursday, May 21

Did you miss anything? Here’s a roundup of coronavirus-related news in our region.
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It’s day 63 of Sacramento County’s stay-at-home order.

The numbers, as of 9 a.m.*:

Sacramento County cases: 1,266
Sacramento County deaths: 56

Yolo County cases: 185
Yolo County deaths: 22

Placer County cases: 176
Placer County deaths: 8

El Dorado County cases: 67
El Dorado County deaths: 0

Amador County cases: 10
Amador County deaths: 0

Yuba-Sutter Area cases: 68
Yuba-Sutter Area deaths: 3

Nevada County cases: 41
Nevada County deaths: 1

Here’s a list of Sacramento County restaurants that will open this weekend for dine-in service.

Yolo County has received approval from the state to reopen for dine-in and in-store shopping. County officials have not yet given their approval, so businesses will still have to wait.

On Memorial Day weekend, groups of up to 10 people will be allowed to gather outdoors in Sacramento, as long as they practice social distancing. This article explains what else is OK to do this weekend and what’s not.

Crossroads Community Church in Yuba City has reopened its doors, an action contrary to state orders.

More than 1,200 California pastors plan to resume in-person worship services on May 31, despite the stay-at-home order.

Some people explained in their own words what’s happening with their hair since professional stylists were ordered to shut down in mid-March. (Audio)