9/9 KVCR Midday News: EDD Employee Pleads Guilty for Nearly 200 Fraudulent Claims, Global Citizen Live, Sept 11 Ceremonies in the IE, & More
Tuesday through Thursday at lunchtime, KVCR News has your daily news rundown. Stories highlighted today include:
- Ceremonies taking place across the IE will mark the 20th anniversary of September 11.
- Cases of COVID-19 continue to rise in parts of California with low vaccination rates, which is having a big impact on staffing at local schools.
- Gabriela Llerenas, a former EDD employee agreed to plead guilty for causing nearly 200 fraudulent COVID-related unemployment relief claims.
- Stevie Wonder will headline Global Citizen Live’s 24-hour event in LA on September 25, to help raise money and make a plea for vaccine doses, and bring awareness to climate change and poverty.