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Gov. Greg Abbott addresses a news conference at the State Capitol in Austin, Texas, about the coronavirus pandemic Monday, June 22. Ricardo B. Brazziell/Austin American-Statesman via AP

Governor shuts down bars, announces additional measures to stop COVID-19 spread

Gov. Greg Abbott reversed course Friday by scaling back restaurant capacity and shutting down bars throughout Texas for the second time amid the COVID-19 pandemic. 

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Above, Rio Vista Park saw visitors Wednesday before The City of San Marcos's river parks closed. The parks were closed as of Thursday at 8 p.m. The city installed fencing to prevent people from entering. Daily Record photo by Gerald Castillo

RIVER RENDEZVOUS: San Marcans spent time at river parks before closure went into effect

San Marcos residents and visitors took to the city’s river parks over the last week before they were closed for the second time amid the COVID-19 pandemic. 

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Gov. Greg Abbott addresses a news conference at the State Capitol in Austin, Texas, about the coronavirus pandemic Monday, June 22, 2020. Abbott said he has no plans to shut down the state again. "We must find ways to return to our daily routines as well as finding ways to coexist with COVID-19," Abbott said. Ricardo B. Brazziell/Austin American-Statesman via AP

Governor pauses phased reopening as state’s coronavirus spike continues

Gov. Greg Abbott took multiple steps Thursday to free up hospital capacity across Texas and slow the spread of COVID-19 as the state continues to see a spike in cases. 

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