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Marfa reopens — or not

By Stephen Paulsen, The Big Bend Sentinelstephen@bigbendsentinel.com MARFA — Visitors are trickling into Marfa hotels again after Governor Greg Abbott’s “reopening” plan began on Friday. Abbott’s order overruled a range of local emergency measures across the state, including face-mask requirements … Continue reading

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Big Bend Governments Extend Emergency Ordinances in Response to Coronavirus Pandemic

By Public Radio Staff, updated April 27, 2020 Tri-county area governments this week have extended their local disaster ordinances and shelter-in-place orders, which largely mirror Gov. Greg Abbott’s executive order calling on Texans to take preventative measures to slow the … Continue reading

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Brewster County Issues Shelter-In-Place Order And Establishes Community-Wide Curfew

By Mitch Borden As towns across the Big Bend region prepare for the coronavirus, Brewster County Judge Commissioners are issuing a shelter-in-place order to prevent the spread of COVID-19. Expanding on a previous disaster declaration, Brewster County Judge Eleazar Cano … Continue reading

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Odessa Issues A Shelter-In-Place Order As The Number Of Coronavirus Cases Grows To 5

By Mitch Borden The City of Odessa is issuing a shelter-in-place order, beginning Monday at 11:59 p.m. Odessa’s Mayor David Turner made the announcement over the weekend on Facebook Live. Turner based Odessa’s shelter-in-place order largely on recommendations made by … Continue reading

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