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Cars line up to receive food boxes during a Central Texas Food Bank emergency food relief distribution at Toney Burger Stadium on April 30.
Gabriel C. Pérez / KUT

We'll be updating this story throughout the day Friday with the latest local news on the coronavirus pandemic. If you'd like to go through a roundup of COVID-19 news from Thursday, read it here. If you have a news tip or question, email us at news@KUT.org.

Michael Minasi / KUT

Los tejanos que reciben asistencia alimentaria ya pueden usar sus beneficios para comprar comestibles en Internet. 

La Comisión de Salud y Servicios Humanos de Texas informó que los beneficiarios del Programa de Asistencia Nutricional Suplementaria (SNAP, en inglés) pueden visitar el sitio web de los comercios participantes y usar su tarjeta Lone Star para comprar comestibles e ir a recogerlos en la acera o que se los entreguen en su domicilio. La nueva disposición entró en vigencia el miércoles 13 de mayo. 

People run and ride bikes near Auditorium Shores on Wednesday.
Gabriel C. Pérez / KUT

This post has local news on the coronavirus pandemic from Thursday, May 14. Read Friday's live updates here. If you'd like to go through a roundup of COVID-19 news from Wednesday, read it here. If you have a news tip or question, email us at news@KUT.org.

An H-E-B employee completes a curbside pickup order during the coronavirus pandemic.
Gabriel C. Pérez / KUT

We'll be updating this story throughout the day Wednesday with the latest local news on the coronavirus pandemic. If you'd like to go through a roundup of COVID-19 news from Tuesday, read it here. If you have a news tip or question, email us at news@KUT.org.

Austin Mayor Steve Adler speaks during a news conference announcing the cancellation of South by Southwest on March 6.
Julia Reihs / KUT

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La presentadora de la edición matutina de KUT, Jennifer Stayton, entrevistó al alcalde de Austin, Steve Adler, sobre cómo la ciudad está respondiendo a las órdenes de reapertura del gobernador Greg Abbott y para preguntarle sobre cómo la ciudad enfrente a la pandemia.

Puedes ver la conversación completa a continuación:

The U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds fly over New York on April 28.
Kenneth Wilsey / FEMA

This post has local news on the coronavirus pandemic from Tuesday, May 12. Read Wednesday's live updates here. If you'd like to go through a roundup of COVID-19 news from Monday, read it here. If you have a news tip or question, email us at news@KUT.org.

Austin Mayor Steve Adler speaks during a news conference announcing the cancellation of South by Southwest on March 6.
Julia Reihs / KUT

KUT Morning Edition host Jennifer Stayton talked with Austin Mayor Steve Adler about how the city is responding to Gov. Greg Abbott’s reopening orders and to answer some of your questions about the city’s response to the pandemic.

Cisco's advertises food and margaritas to-go during the coronavirus pandemic.
Jorge Sanhueza-Lyon / KUT

This post has local news on the coronavirus pandemic from Monday, May 11. Read Tuesday's live updates here. If you have a news tip or question, email us at news@KUT.org.

People run and walk near Lady Bird Lake on March 23.
Julia Reihs / KUT

We'll be updating this story throughout the day Friday with the latest local news on the coronavirus pandemic. If you'd like to go through a roundup of COVID-19 news from Thursday, read it here. If you have a news tip or question, email us at news@KUT.org.

A closed sign is placed on a business in Austin during the coronavirus pandemic.
Gabriel C. Pérez / KUT

This post has local news on the coronavirus pandemic from Thursday, May 7. Read Friday's live updates here. If you'd like to go through a roundup of COVID-19 news from Wednesday, read it here. If you have a news tip or question, email us at news@KUT.org.

A drive-thru COVID-19 testing center in Austin.
Julia Reihs / KUT

This post has local news on the coronavirus pandemic from Wednesday, May 6. Read Thursday's live updates here. If you'd like to go through a roundup of COVID-19 news from Tuesday, read it here. If you have a news tip or question, email us at news@KUT.org.

Singer Mela Sarajane Dailey hosts a free concert on the lawn of a Northwest Austin home on Saturday.
Gabriel C. Pérez / KUT

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Los cantantes entonaron melodías desde el jardín delantero de una casa del noroeste de Austin el sábado, mientras una audiencia de unos 30 vecinos distantes físicamente miraban desde el césped y al otro lado de la calle.

Central Texas Food Bank distributed food boxes at Toney Burger Stadium in South Austin on April 30.
Gabriel C. Pérez / KUT

This post has local news on the coronavirus pandemic from Tuesday, May 5. Read Wednesday's live updates here. If you'd like to go through a roundup of COVID-19 news from Monday, read it here. If you have a news tip or question, email us at news@KUT.org.

Gabriel C. Pérez / KUT

We'll be updating this story throughout the day Monday with the latest local news on the coronavirus pandemic. If you have a news tip or question, email us at news@KUT.org.

A woman in a mask and gloves looks out from Altered State in the Domain
Jorge Sanhueza-Lyon / KUT

We'll be updating this story throughout the day Friday with the latest local news on the coronavirus pandemic. If you'd like to go through a roundup of COVID-19 news from Thursday, read it here. If you have a news tip or question, email us at news@KUT.org.

Michael Minasi / KUT

This post has local news on the coronavirus pandemic from Thursday, April 30. Read Friday's live updates here. If you'd like to go through a roundup of COVID-19 news from Wednesday, read it here. If you have a news tip or question, email us at news@KUT.org.

A closed sign is placed on the door of a business in East Austin during the pandemic. Gov. Greg Abbott announced some businesses can reopen with limited capacity on Friday, but not all are choosing to do so.
Gabriel C. Pérez / KUT

This post has local news on the coronavirus pandemic from Wednesday, April 29. Read Thursday's live updates here. If you'd like to go through a roundup of COVID-19 news from Tuesday, read it here. If you have a news tip or question, email us at news@KUT.org.

Murals adorn closed businesses in downtown Austin during the coronavirus pandemic.
Michael Minasi / KUT

We'll be updating this story throughout the day Tuesday with the latest local news on the coronavirus pandemic. If you'd like to go through a roundup of COVID-19 news from Monday, read it here. If you have a news tip or question, email us at news@KUT.org.

A mural on a business on Sixth Street tells people to stay home and stay safe.
Michael Minasi / KUT

We'll be updating this story throughout the day Monday with the latest local news on the coronavirus pandemic. If you have a news tip or question, email us at news@KUT.org.

People have painted murals on boarded up businesses on Sixth Street during the coronavirus pandemic.
Michael Minasi / KUT

We'll be updating this story throughout the day Friday with the latest local news on the coronavirus pandemic. If you'd like to go through a roundup of COVID-19 news from Thursday, read it here. If you have a news tip or question, email us at news@KUT.org.

Firefighters from Austin Fire Department Station 22 wear face masks during the coronavirus pandemic.
Gabriel C. Pérez / KUT

We'll be updating this story throughout the day Thursday with the latest local news on the coronavirus pandemic. If you'd like to go through a roundup of COVID-19 news from Wednesday, read it here. If you have a news tip or question, email us at news@KUT.org.

An H-E-B employee delivers groceries to a customer's car as part of the store's curbside pickup service.
Gabriel C. Pérez / KUT

This post has local news on the coronavirus pandemic from Wednesday, April 22. Read Thursday's live updates here. If you'd like to go through a roundup of COVID-19 news from Tuesday, read it here. If you have a news tip or question, email us at news@KUT.org.

A face mask hangs in the rearview mirror of a car.
Gabriel C. Pérez / KUT

We'll be updating this story throughout the day Tuesday with the latest local news on the coronavirus pandemic. If you'd like to go through a roundup of COVID-19 news from Monday, read it here. If you have a news tip or question, email us at news@KUT.org.

CommUnity Care conducts drive-up COVID-19 screening at the Hancock Center on March 18.
Gabriel C. Pérez / KUT

This post has local news on the coronavirus pandemic from Monday, April 20. Read Tuesday's live updates here. If you have a news tip or question, email us at news@KUT.org.

Jeff Levine places a face covering over the Stevie Ray Vaughan statue at Auditorium Shores.
Gabriel C. Pérez / KUT

We'll be updating this story throughout the day Friday with the latest local news on the coronavirus pandemic. If you'd like to go through a roundup of COVID-19 news from Thursday, read it here. If you have a news tip or question, email us at news@KUT.org.

Jorge Sanhueza-Lyon / KUT

This post has local news on the coronavirus pandemic from Thursday, April 16. Read Friday's live updates here. If you'd like to go through a roundup of COVID-19 news from Wednesday, read it here. If you have a news tip or question, email us at news@KUT.org.

Hundreds of cars line up to receive a box of free food from the Central Texas Food Bank, at LBJ High School on Wednesday.
Jorge Sanhueza-Lyon / KUT

This post has local news on the coronavirus pandemic from Wednesday, April 15. Read Thursday's live updates here. If you'd like to go through a roundup of COVID-19 news from Tuesday, read it here. If you have a news tip or question, email us at news@KUT.org.

Downtown Austin parking garages sit mostly empty during the city's stay-at-home order to help stop the spread of the coronavirus.
Gabriel C. Pérez / KUT

This post has local news on the coronavirus pandemic from Tuesday, April 14. Read Wednesday's live updates here. If you'd like to go through a roundup of COVID-19 news from Monday, read it here. If you have a news tip or question, email us at news@KUT.org.

Jorge Sanhueza-Lyon / KUT

This post has local news on the coronavirus pandemic from Monday, April 13. Read Tuesday's live updates here. If you'd like to go through a roundup of COVID-19 news from Friday, read it here. If you have a news tip or question, email us at news@KUT.org.

Severe thunderstorms and possible tornadoes could hit the Austin area overnight into early Sunday, according to the National Weather Service.

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