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KPRC NBC 2 Houston
Coronavirus in Texas 4/1: Tenants and landlords worried about the rent; Texans seeking abortions caught in limbo
...ban abortion in order to shore up medical resources needed to fight the coronavirus pandemic.

Gov. Greg Abbott issued an executive order March 22 barring any procedures that are not "immediately medically...
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KSAN (NBC) 3 (San Angelo)
Governor Abbott orders Flags to half-staff in honor of Fallen San Antonio Cop
Governor Greg Abbott today ordered the Texas flags in the City of San Antonio to be lowered to half-staff in honor of fallen Officer Miguel Moreno, through July 3rd, 2017. Officer Moreno was a nine-year...
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KHOU CBS 11 Houston
Here is a look at the latest COVID-19 headlines from around Houston, Texas, and the world for Wednesday, April 1.
...drove the 7 West Airport route March 9 to 12 from 5 a.m. to 2:13 p.m.

MARCH 31 5:55 p.m. — From Gov. Greg Abbott: If religious services cannot be conducted from home or through remote services, they should...
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Marshall News Messenger
Ross Ramsey: A Texas governor caught betwixt and between Texas attitudes
...public advisories as more of them see the disease get closer. Here it is in brief: As of Friday, the Texas Department of State Health Services said 105 of the state’s 254 counties had reported cases. A week...
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Houston Chronicle
Texas renters and home owners deserve patience during COVID19
...Woods, right, gives Alonzo Lee a gift card in Houston. Woods launched a petition asking Texas Gov. Greg Abbott to suspend rent, mortgage and utility payments. "For the most part, if you're black and brown,...
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Longview News Journal
Editorial: Pandemic means Texas must be planning now to avoid disruptions to elections
Gov. Greg Abbott made a sound decision in moving primary election runoffs from from May 26 to July 14. Further, he has urged local governments to move their May 2 elections to November. We’re pleased that...
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WOAI
Texas Abortion Ban Back In Effect During Outbreak
...coronavirus outbreak is back in effect for now after a court ruling. An emergency order from Governor Greg Abbott had barred elective surgeries, including abortions, to free up hospital capacity and to spare...
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KFDM (CBS) 6 (Beaumont)
Checkpoints, arrests: These states are enforcing stay-at-home orders
...Connecticut, Louisiana, New Jersey, New York, Washington or from Atlanta, Chicago, Detroit or Miami.


The Texas Department of Safety was said to be "vigorously enforcing these orders." Travelers must fill out DPS...
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San Marcos Daily Record
Analysis: Coronavirus and local control in Texas
...governments and businesses elsewhere.

Those local differences help explain why statewide officials like Gov. Greg Abbott have been so reluctant to issue statewide stay-at-home orders. Metropolitan areas are aggressively...
04/01/2020 Online
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El Campo Leader News
Residents coping with unemployment, unknowns
...driver.


"We have to take it one day at a time and have trust and faith in God," she said.


Governor Greg Abbott issued an executive order March 19, closing bars, gyms and other businesses. Due to the mandate,...
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KBTX (CBS) 3 (Bryan)
Barber shops and hair salons in Texas must temporarily close on April 2
...will go into effect statewide at 12:01 a.m. on Thursday, April 2 and lasts through April 30.

The Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation also issued the following notice:

Only people providing essential...
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Lubbock Avalance-Journal
City of Lubbock confirms 23 new cases of coronavirus, one more death
...to host a press conference at 5 p.m. on Wednesday.


In addition to the reported Lubbock cases, the Texas Department of State Health Services is reporting additional cases on the South Plains including Hockley...
04/01/2020 Online
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Seguin Gazette-Enterprise
County extends public health declaration
Guadalupe County has 17 residents who have tested positive for coronavirus as of Tuesday evening.

The Texas Department of Health has notified county officials that two more people have tested positive for COVID-19....
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KEYE CBS 42 Austin
Governor Abbott issues essential services and activities order thru April 30
by Bettie Cross
Tuesday, March 31st 2020
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Governor Greg Abbott issued an essential services-only order on Tuesday that will remain in effect until April 30. The Governor also announced that schools will...
04/01/2020 Online
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Fort Worth Star Telegram
Texas governor extends social distancing mandates, closes schools until May
...mandates, closes schools until May


By Tessa Weinberg


March 31, 2020 03:17 PM


Austin
Gov. Greg Abbott issued a new executive order Tuesday that requires Texans to stay home through April and abide...
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WOAI NBC 4 San Antonio
Local congressman say Texas leaders should issue state-wide 'shelter-in-place' order
...Wednesday, April 1st 2020
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SAN ANTONIO - Following an Executive Order from Governor Greg Abbott Sunday, where travelers would be under self-quarantine to reduce the spread of COVID-19, some...
03/31/2020 Online
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