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Owners of large dogs in Galveston struggle to find rental properties

Owner surrenders of cats and dogs have increased in recent months after decreasing during the first year of the pandemic, according to data from PetPoint, a website that analyzes data from more than 1,000 animal welfare organizations in the United States.

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Local News

Galveston officials on new user fees: May as well get used to it

As more limits are placed on property tax revenue and public safety costs rise, some cities, like Galveston, may turn to other user-based fees for more revenue. 

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Police News

Port Bolivar woman planned fatal June shooting, investigators say

Text messages between Angelique Campbell and Daron Gills show them planning to kill a Galveston man, according to new documents released Friday.

Sports

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In Focus

In Focus: Astros 7, Rangers 3

The Houston Astros beat the Texas Rangers 7-3 in the first of a three-game weekend series on Friday night at Minute Maid Park.

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High School Sports

Galveston County District 24-6A volleyball teams have high hopes ahead of new season

The Daily News takes a look at the Galveston County volleyball teams in District 24-6A heading into the 2021 season.

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Local Sports

Dreaded dry, hot southwest wind limits catches

You can tell a southwest wind just by the feel. The air is dry and heat index numbers are up, making it feel like temperatures are 10 degre…

Opinion

Editorials

Closing the gap between employers and the unemployed is a tricky but critical move

Business owners can’t find workers to fill their jobs. But people everywhere are looking for work. What gives?

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Leonard Woolsey

Real-life lessons becoming less real

I’m lucky to be alive.

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Guest Columns

Guest commentary: Local journalism sustainability act benefits individuals, small businesses, newspapers

As we continue to emerge from the pandemic, there’s a sense of relief and optimism that things will return to normal. Long-awaited family g…

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Wind:SSW at 14 mph
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UV Index:0 Low
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