AUSTIN (KXAN) — More than 12,500 Texans have died of COVID-19, which is the fourth most of any state. However, that’s still well below projections recently reported by the University of Texas at Austin.
In a video lasting less than five minutes, Amanda Dugan and Will DuPree discuss the state’s latest case numbers as well as these other stories in KXAN Live News Notes:
- In a specially-called meeting the Lake Travis ISD Board of Trustees voted to submit a request to the Texas Education Agency to extend the virtual learning period for four weeks, but with certain conditions.
- The state is reporting the steepest one-day decline in active COVID-19 cases.
- One of Austin’s favorite honky tonks, Donn’s Depot, is asking patrons to step up during the pandemic and be a VIP.