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Daily News adjusts print frequency to navigate COVID economy

The Daily News will begin a five-day-a-week publishing schedule with an expanded weekend edition and a new focus on digital news coverage and features. Read more



Local News

Texas City COVID-19 patients receive hydroxychloroquine

The Resort at Texas City's medical director is administering the anti-malaria drug to 27 patients who tested positive. 


Local News

Galveston hospitals, clinics work to get coronavirus test results faster

The rapid tests initially will be restricted to those who need results most quickly, such as first responders and other medical professionals.


Local News

Coast Guard: Galveston cruise ships pose 'unacceptable' risk of COVID spread

Operators of cruise ships based in Galveston have been ordered to treat critically ill people aboard their vessels or find private help to get them ashore.



High School Sports

Galveston County coaches, athletes stay connected while staying apart

With schools closed until at least May 4 because of coronavirus concerns, Galveston County coaches are turning to teleconferencing apps to continue coaching their student-athletes.


Birdies, Bogeys and Badges

Differences between pro, rec golf being made clearer

The Global Golf headline to a piece by Steve Eubanks said it best: “Tours Show Leadership; Recreational Golf Muddles Through.”


Reel Report

Early April weather affects anglers' fishing chances

If you were not able to go fishing Monday, you did not miss much. A moderate to occasionally strong east wind, along with foggy, misty cond…



We should celebrate, not scorn, the dissenters

Among the people being wrongly maligned during the COVID-19 crisis are those pointing out that various government restrictions on movement,…


Guest Columns

Toilet paper hoarders are the worst during pandemic

If you had told me I would one day write a column about toilet paper, I would’ve accused you of mental illness.

Letters to the Editor

League City post office strikes again

A League City postal worker duct-taped this note on my apartment mailboxes on April 2:

Weather Today

Partly cloudy


80° 73°

Partly cloudy. Highs in the low 80s and lows in the low 70s.

Cloud Coverage:%
Wind:SSW at 14 mph
Chance of Rain:10%
UV Index:9 Very High
Sunrise:07:01:34 AM
Sunset:07:41:31 PM

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