News Notes: Travis County judge ‘cannot in good conscience’ let bars reopen yet, other stories


AUSTIN (KXAN) — The interim Travis County judge announced he will not let bars reopen yet despite having the ability to do so.

Judge Sam Biscoe cited his decision on a memo from the interim health authority in Austin-Travis County, which pointed out an upward trend during the past month of COVID-19 hospitalizations, ICU admissions and ventilator usage in the area.

In a video lasting less than five minutes, Will DuPree discusses that action as well as the following stories in KXAN Live News Notes:

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