Davis City Council passes ordinance halting evictions, suspending fees for water shut-offs during COVID-19 local state of emergency
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Davis City Council passes ordinance halting evictions, suspending fees for water shut-offs during COVID-19 local state of emergency

City’s landlords cannot evict renters unable to pay rent due to pandemic, related workplace closures The Davis City Council has unanimously passed a city-wide ordinance that will put…

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Employees at UC Davis Medical Center test positive for COVID-19
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Employees at UC Davis Medical Center test positive for COVID-19

UC Davis Health prepares for expected surge in coronavirus patients in the upcoming weeks  Employees of UC Davis Health have tested positive for COVID-19 in the last week,…

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Xenophobic message spray-painted on container near Toomey Field
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Xenophobic message spray-painted on container near Toomey Field

UC Davis, ASUCD officials encourage students, staff to uphold Principles of Community A shipping container in Toomey Field, located at the edge of campus on Russell Boulevard and…

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Remote instruction planned for Spring Quarter, Picnic Day canceled
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Remote instruction planned for Spring Quarter, Picnic Day canceled

Instruction to be done remotely for most, if not all, of spring Classes will be given remotely for all of Spring Quarter 2020 at UC Davis, according to…

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UC Cost of Living Adjustment (COLA) movements adjusting to COVID-19 concerns
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UC Cost of Living Adjustment (COLA) movements adjusting to COVID-19 concerns

UCSC COLA organizers push for a digital picket, movements discuss public safety, concerns about student basic needs In light of the decision by several UC campuses to cancel…

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In-person finals canceled at UC Davis
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In-person finals canceled at UC Davis

Finals to either be administered as alternative assignments, online examinations or eliminated altogether UC Davis announced on Tuesday, March 10 that all in-person finals at UC Davis will…

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Suspect armed with machete seen on campus
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Suspect armed with machete seen on campus

Machete recovered, suspect still at large UC Davis police sent out a WarnMe alert to students, faculty and staff around noon on March 9 in response to a…

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As COLA movement gains UC-wide traction, UAW 2865 will hold Unfair Labor Practice Strike Authorization Vote
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As COLA movement gains UC-wide traction, UAW 2865 will hold Unfair Labor Practice Strike Authorization Vote

Outcome of vote would affect over 19,000 academic workers, UC campuses plan solidarity actions for March 5 The Bargaining Team of United Auto Workers (UAW) 2865, which represents…

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UC Davis student tests negative for coronavirus
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UC Davis student tests negative for coronavirus

Three students released from isolation following negative test result A UC Davis student who had been isolated after showing flu-like symptoms has tested negative for coronavirus. Following the…

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Over fifty-four UCSC strikers notified of dismissal for continuing to withhold Fall Quarter grades
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Over fifty-four UCSC strikers notified of dismissal for continuing to withhold Fall Quarter grades

UC files unfair labor practices claim with state against union, UAW Local 2965 files counterclaim against UC Fifty-four graduate students at UC Santa Cruz who are part of…

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Three UC Davis students in isolation due to concerns of coronavirus infection, CDC testing one student
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Three UC Davis students in isolation due to concerns of coronavirus infection, CDC testing one student

News of isolated students comes after news breaks of UC Davis Medical Center patient tests positive for coronavirus Three UC Davis students who were roommates in Kearney Hall…

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UC Davis graduate students in support of COLA to withhold Winter Quarter grades beginning Feb. 27
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UC Davis graduate students in support of COLA to withhold Winter Quarter grades beginning Feb. 27

The grading strike, a “wildcat” action, marks escalation in UC Davis cost of living adjustment (COLA) movement After the UC Davis cost of living adjustment (COLA) movement general…

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El Toro Bravo shuts its doors
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El Toro Bravo shuts its doors

Popular Davis Mexican restaurant closes indefinitely due to increasing minimum wage laws Downtown Davis restaurant El Toro Bravo closed indefinitely on Feb. 1. El Toro Bravo was a…

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Fleeing suspect apprehended at gunpoint at field off Hutchison Boulevard
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Fleeing suspect apprehended at gunpoint at field off Hutchison Boulevard

CHP apprehended subject on pursuit from California State Route 113 At 6:39 p.m. on Jan. 26, California Highway Patrol (CHP) officers detained a suspect pursued into Davis from…

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Pluto’s restaurant in Davis closes its doors
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Pluto’s restaurant in Davis closes its doors

High rent leads Pluto’s to shut down indefinitely Pluto’s, a restaurant chain based in the Bay Area, has shut down in Davis after nearly 20 years of business.…

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