On the December 21 version of Points & Concepts, we’ll hear a report on how some GOP lawmakers in California—like SLO County’s Jordan Cunningham—oppose business shutdowns as a result of they are saying there’s no proof they cut back COVID-19 instances or spikes. And, you’ll hear about how the pandemic is impacting the fishing business on the Central Coast and past, as KCBX speaks with a Central Coast fishing business official and two academic researchers. Lake Tahoe has lastly obtained a measurable quantity of snow, and extra is forecasted, however the pandemic has buried the vacationer economic system there. The wet season is upon Monterey County and due to this summer season’s main wildfires, the season brings a major danger of debris flows. We’ve a report on how COVID-19 has affected one Central Valley family. We’ll additionally hear from a San Luis Obispo enterprise proprietor about present challenges and alternatives—and the dangers her household took in the course of the pandemic to assist their business keep afloat. Lastly, we’ll find out about a brand new “un-textbook” written concerning the Channel Islands.