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Active cases of COVID-19 jumped yet again on Saturday, with 6,110 confirmed cases in the Lone Star State, according to the Texas Department of State Health Services.

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The Huntsville Rotary Club donated a portion of WineQuest 2020’s funds amounting to $9,500 to Arise2Read of Walker County and the Good Shepherd Mission last week. The donations were expedited to assist in immediate needs due to the COVID-19 crisis.

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A deal is almost done that could change the way the city’s hotel tax is collected through the COVID-19 pandemic, according to local officials.

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Gov. Greg Abbott said during a Friday news conference he was confident that Texas has enough hospital bed capacity to respond to COVID-19 as it continues to spread across the state. 

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As many across the country, particularly seniors, are restricted to their homes, it should be no surprise that the need for food and food delivery is on the rise. 

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Several known suspects are accused of stealing a vehicle from their friend early Friday morning from a Huntsville apartment complex.

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Active cases of COVID-19 eclipsed 5,000 on Friday, with the Texas Department of State Health Services currently reporting 5,330 cases of the virus in the Lone Star State.

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The statewide gas price average in Texas is $1.70 for a gallon of regular unleaded fuel, according to the AAA Texas Weekend Gas Watch. That price is 10 cents less than this day last week and is 78 cents less per gallon compared to this day last year.

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Girl Scouts USA has extended their cookie season and launched an online sales platform in an effort to bring the community together and support our local heroes. 

In the spirit of Christian unity, Wesley Memorial United Methodist Church will continue their annual tradition of hosting "Holy Week Luncheons" Monday-Friday at noon. Because of guidance to not meet in person, Wesley will offer daily devotionals online using Zoom. To receive the link or call…

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The coronavirus outbreak has thrown 10 million Americans out of work in just two weeks, the swiftest, most stunning collapse the U.S. job market has ever witnessed, and economists warn unemployment could reach levels not seen since the Depression, as the economic damage piles up around the world.

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Police are on the lookout for a truck that was reported stolen from a Huntsville home Wednesday afternoon.

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Governor Greg Abbott's essential-services only order allows for Texas churches to continue to hold in-person services. He says religious freedom and its protection under the First Amendment are the reasons why gatherings of this nature are still allowed during the coronavirus pandemic, but m…

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Walker County currently has nine active cases of the COVID-19 coronavirus, according to new statistics released by the local office of emergency management. 

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Another active case of COVID-19 was reported Wednesday in Walker County, with the local office of emergency management currently monitoring seven active cases. 

Background checks required to buy firearms have spiked to record numbers in the past month, fueled by a run on guns from Americans panicked about their safety during the coronavirus crisis.

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A jacket, jumper cables and several bottles of water were reported stolen from a vehicle parked in a Huntsville apartment complex Tuesday morning.

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In the midst of the coronavirus pandemic, the supply of protective face masks were running low, leaving family, friends and essential employees on the front line of the virus potentially exposed and unprotected. For local seamstress Misty Sandlin Dowdell, it was her family that inspired her …

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Gov. Greg Abbott on Tuesday sought to get Texans to stay at home for the next month to stem the spread of the new coronavirus, issuing an order that says they must "minimize" social gatherings and in-person contact with people outside their homes unless they are taking part in "essential" se…

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A local retirement home was able to bring smiles to its quarantined residents unable to see their families. 

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Even as some residents balk at a raft of emergency orders that have placed major limitations on area businesses, County Judge Danny Pierce continues to plead with Walker County residents for full compliance.

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Millions of people around the world are in self-isolation during the novel coronavirus pandemic. Despite museums, sport venues and theatres closing their doors, lovers of art are still finding creative ways to inspire and entertain.

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Two suspects were arrested with over three grams of methamphetamine after they were found violating curfew in Huntsville early Saturday morning. 

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Reported cases of the COVID-19 coronavirus skyrocketed in Harris County on Saturday, according to tracking statistics from the Texas Department of State Health Services. 

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With two confirmed COVID-19 cases in Walker County, Huntsville and New Waverly Independent School Districts remain confident in their ability to provide for their students until school resumes its regular schedule, tentatively on April 6.

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On Thursday, Harris County indicated that it would be issuing more citations for low-level offenses rather than arrests to prevent exposure to COVID-19 in the jail, and even release low-level offenders from the jail. Will Walker County do the same? 

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A coding error from the Texas Department of State Health Services incorrectly displayed the active cases for Walker County, officials with the local office of emergency management said. 

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A suspect was arrested after Tuesday evening after police say he hid a methamphetamine pipe and hypodermic needles, attempted to destroy an additional pipe in a police cruiser and hid a bottle of liquid methamphetamine. 

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A curfew violation led police to the discovery of 1.5 grams of methamphetamine in a vehicle early Wednesday morning in Huntsville. 

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