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Capital Metro
Talk 1370 Newsroom
July 01, 2020 - 9:17 am
A Capitol Metro driver died Tuesday after testing positive for COVID-19, officials said Wednesday.
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Protests in downtown Austin
Jay Janner/Austin American-Statesman via USA TODAY NETWORK
The Associated Press
June 30, 2020 - 9:45 pm
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Five Austin police officers are on paid administrative duty amid an investigation into the use of what authorities call “less lethal” force during May protests against police brutality and racial injustice, according to the police department. The investigation follows public...
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Coronavirus
Talk 1370 Newsroom
June 30, 2020 - 6:15 pm
Here are the latest coronavirus updates from local health officials across Central Texas, for June 30.
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Talk 1370 Newsroom
June 30, 2020 - 5:07 pm
Free COVID-19 testing will be available at three mobile sites next week in Williamson County, officials announced Tuesday.
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Coronavirus data analysis
Talk 1370 Newsroom
June 30, 2020 - 2:35 pm
Austin Public Health officials say their ability to do contract tracing for COVID-19 cases has become challenging, given the spread of the disease.
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Coins
Talk 1370 Newsroom
June 29, 2020 - 7:00 pm
First the toilet paper, then it was meat... now your neighborhood grocery store and other retailers across Central Texas may have a shortage of coins.
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Zilker Park
Talk 1370 Newsroom
June 29, 2020 - 6:25 pm
Following the move of Travis County earlier Monday, the City of Austin will also be closing its parks for the July 4 weekend.
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Coronavirus COVID-19
Talk 1370 Newsroom
June 29, 2020 - 6:18 pm
We're following the latest coronavirus updates from across Central Texas, for June 29.
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Tom Herman
Office of the Governor
Talk 1370 Newsroom
June 29, 2020 - 5:51 pm
University of Texas Head Football Coach Tom Herman is teaming up with Gov. Greg Abbott's office to encourage Texans to work together to stop COVID-19.
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Whiskey glass
Talk 1370 Newsroom
June 29, 2020 - 4:51 pm
A total of 7 Texas bars - including two in Central Texas - saw their alcohol permits suspended by the Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission for operating over the weekend in spite of Friday's shutdown order, officials announced Monday.
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