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Delta Closes Some Schools; Venice Comics OD | SoCal In Brief

LOS ANGELES, CA — As the weekend wraps up, we have rounded up all of the tales you’ll have missed on Saturday and Sunday to arrange you for Monday.

But earlier than we leap into the Southland’s prime tales, Golden State residents ought to know that some colleges have been already shuttering in rural elements of the state once more to cease COVID-19 outbreaks from spreading amongst college students and employees.

At least 5 colleges in California closed final week amid excessive an infection charges because the extremely transmissible delta variant continued to flow into, EdSource reported. The closures come simply weeks after campuses reopened for the varsity year. Read extra about that right here.

In the Southland, Comedian Fuquan Johnson and two different folks died after overdosing on cocaine laced with fentanyl at a house in Venice. Comedian and mannequin Kate Quigley was additionally in vital situation, in line with a number of stories. Read extra about that right here.

Also, Gov. Gavin Newsom visited Culver City over the weekend, showing alongside Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) to marketing campaign in opposition to the upcoming Sept. 14 recall election.

What’s extra, throughout Labor Day weekend, all nationwide forests remained closed in California to bolster public security as crews continued to reply to new fires cropping up every day. On Monday, 35 small wildfires ignited, however all have been contained. Read our statewide fireplace replace right here.

Here are all of the Southern California tales you might need missed over Labor Day weekend.

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