News Notes: The Austin Convention Center could become a temporary hospital, other stories to know


AUSTIN (KXAN) — Austin Public Health is finalizing plans to open a site outside of hospitals.
This temporary hospital would provides care for up to 1,500 people.

In a video lasting less than five minutes, Amanda Dugan discusses that and these other stories in the latest edition of KXAN Live News Notes:

  • The seven-day positivity rate in Texas is now at an all-time high.
  • Starting Monday, restaurant capacity goes back to 50% across Texas. Members of the Texas Bar and Nightclub Alliance are protesting the governor’s recent executive order to again shutter bars.
  • Monday, early voting for the primary runoff election kicks off.

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