10/29 KVCR Midday News: LifeStream Blood Drive Today, Dealing with Anxiety In 2020, and More

Oct 29, 2020


Monday through Thursday at lunchtime, KVCR News has your daily news rundown. Stories highlighted today include:

  1. A 69-year-old man who suffers from heart issues and diabetes was reported missing from Riverside, but has now been located.
  2. LifeStream Blood Bank hosts mobile blood drive in Palm Springs from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Thursday, Oct 29 at Signature Flight Support.
  3. People are rising to the challenge for Halloween trick-or-treating, using creative methods to celebrate in fun and safe ways.
  4. California restaurants want state and county officials to refund more than $100 million in fees for liquor and health permits that they were charged while their businesses were closed.
  5. Anxiety is high this year, with people grappling with the coronavirus, wildfires, social unrest, and the election. A poll from the American Psychological Association finds about 70-percent of adults say the 2020 presidential election is a significant source of stress in their life.
  6. Riverside County reports a drop in total coronavirus hospitalizations.