Sheriff Says No: In a statement posted on the Riverside County Sheriff Department’s Facebook, Sheriff Chad Bianco said he won’t require his department employees or job applicants to be vaccinated against COVID-19. A state public health order recently mandated vaccinations or regular coronavirus testing for those working in jails. [Press Enterprise]
Recall Election Day: Today is the California gubernatorial recall election day. This is a special election on whether or not to recall Governor Gavin Newsom from office and, if he is removed, to select a candidate to replace him for the remainder of the term, which ends in January 2023. Be sure to vote before polls close at 8pm tonight.
Memorial Services: Memorial events have been set for the three local Marines who were killed in Afghanistan. Two of the services will be later this week and one early next week. According to the Press Enterprise, the public is invited to watch the processions and attend services for the military members from Indio, Norco and Rancho Cucamonga.