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Tropical Storm Nicholas Leaves 500,000 Without Power in Texas
"Than three hundred. Ninety thousand people are without power in greater houston as now tropical storm nicholas rolls through our region that includes over thirty thousand people in galveston county. Officials are reminding you this morning then if you see a downed power to stay away from it and call nine one one.
"galveston county" Discussed on Talk Radio 1190 KFXR
"Had drugs wash up on her beach in Galveston County. First time in years that's happened. So we know for a fact that the increase in drug traffic is a very real problem and a public health problem and then finally human trafficking. We know for a fact to stash houses and those the ones they found. Were identified just across the border in Harris County. Well, the guys that run these operations don't care where the county line is. So they're going to. They're going to go wherever they think they can get away with it. So drugs washing up on the, uh, on the beach. It's your suspicion they're carrying those drugs through through Galveston. Sure, I believe that was the intent. Somehow they lost track of them, but they certainly intended to bring him here or else they would have gotten that close. And again, I have to share if they don't recall any drugs being recovered in 2020. So this is a brand new event from the you know, hasn't happened in years. You commented on the violent crime with trend that we're seeing across the country. Are you able to trace some of that? Is it anecdotal? The officers tell you are you able to see a rise in violent crime by Illegal aliens coming into your county. We have seen it and again we now know where to go. Look, thanks to the district Judges column yesterday. We're going to go get better Statistical information. But I don't see it makes sense. It does make sense. This is what you can expect. Um, if you come across the border illegally, you've committed at least one crime and I don't want to say that That means you'll continue. But there are certainly elements who like The anonymity. I guess of being able to get away with stuff. So that's definitely one of our public health concerns. We know that they're not going to stop and make you know their new home at the border. They're going to continue going north, and that means that they're going to come through Galveston Hair is sport band all of these counties through here, and that's why I said it's a regional public. Health crisis. I think the entire state should get involved in trying to stop it. Think you're right. Harris County won't join for sure. But you have led the way. Galveston County Judge Mark Henry. Thank you. With his finger on the pulse King updating continues from the money since at the opening Bell traffic Center in Cedar Hill Nature Highway 67. As you're approaching Wintergreen Road, there's an accident that has the two left lanes blocked. Traffic is stop and go from Joe Wilson and then in Dallas Dortmund on the tollway, a disabled vehicle at Harry Hines has the left lane blocked and Ch 35 between Walnut Hill and Manana. There's construction work lock in the right lane, causing about 3 to 4 minute delay. If you See any traffic problems. Call 214634 10 80. I'm Junior Caruso with a look at your DFW area. Traffic this pretzels. Look what chips look. Who's the new guy? Santa? I think he's looking at me. Pretzels. You got it twisted. He's looking at me. Stop being salty chips. We both got a chance He's coming over. Ladies. Hi and hello to you back at your handsome Fanta picked beef jerky.
Hospitals In Austin Are Running Out Of Water
"And Water disaster gets worse. Water's going out of two hospitals in Austin. They say they're distributing bottles and jugs of water for patients and employees to drink and wash their hands. And water runs the boilers, so the hospitals are also losing heat. Harris County Judge Lena Had, Algo says it's no longer an emergency. It's a disaster. I have a community where about half of our residents So about 2.5 million people have been without power for several days, at least three nights at this point on now, they have no water, either. Texas governor Greg Abbott every source of power. The state of Texas has access to has been compromised because of the ultra cold temperature or because of equipment failures. Galveston County judge confirms two people have died from the cold and lack of power. Some Texas
How to Choose an Instrument Approach, RH of Opposing Bases, Syringe Pilot Shares Details + GA News
"And welcomed aviation news talk show about general aviation with relevant news and flying tips for pilots and student pilots. To help keep you safe. I'm extra scott for our pilot skills topping today. We'll be talking about the factors you should consider when choosing instrument approach and air traffic controller r h of the opposing basis. Podcasts will be here to answer listener questions. And finally we'll talk with a newsmaker a young pilot who did something that made headlines around the world last week episode. One seventy one. We talked with andy chant about the sleek new petrol panther aircraft. So if you didn't hear that episode you may want to check it out and if aviation is talk. Podcast is new to you in whatever app. You're using to listen to us now. Just click on the subscribe button. So new episodes will download for free each week. I think you'll enjoy today's show and you won't want to miss future shows this week in the news. Real time. updates on special use airspace are coming to the cockpit. A student pilot selfie results force landing and an airport. Snowplow driver got in trouble at the reading pennsylvania. Airport all this more and the news starts now. From alpa dot org coming to the cockpit. Real time special. Use airspace updates real time status of military operation areas or moas and other types of special use airspace or s. You a into. The cockpit of aviators has been included in the national defense authorization. Act or indeed led by senator james inhofe of oklahoma chairman of the senate armed services committee and representative sam graves of missouri. The top republican on the house committee on transportation and infrastructure and a member of the house armed services committee a provision in the act was included that requires the faa and the department of defense to establish automated. Real-time broadcast similar to temporary flight restrictions dissemination on the real time status of emo as and restricted airspace. The aa an annual bill was passed in both the house and senate by overriding the president's veto making sixty consecutive years that it has become law the goal to improve operational safety and efficiency by transmitting directly into the cockpit the real time status of military training and other su as will result in enormous savings and environmental benefits robberies of private commercial and military aircraft a mitre corporation report developed in two thousand twelve documented the potential benefits of such a system according to the report quote overall approximate annual. Good weather flight savings in the national airspace system. Include fuel savings of one hundred million dollars distance savings of thirty million nautical miles flight. Time savings of ninety thousand hours and reduction of carbon dioxide emissions of three hundred million kilograms. Lp president mark baker said this really sets the course for faa and dod the use existing technology to ensure pilots have tools readily available in order to transmit this type of airspace. Safely and efficiently'' it's a game changer. For many pilots and insurers are warfighters. Continue to receive the training. They need and deserve from k. H. dot com. Which i believe is a houston television station. Pilot killed after jumping in a rolling plane that went airborne while doing maintenance. Faa says one person was killed when a small plane crashed in a residential area of galveston county according to authorities. According to the faa an unoccupied single engine plane began to move forward while maintenance work was being performed on the aircraft at scholes international airport in galveston. A pilot jumped in the plane at the faa says it rolled over chalks and became airborne plane went down in a residential area near the intersection of south railroad and mike avenue in hitchcock at about two pm the pilot has been identified as fifty year old austin stall of galveston. There were no passengers on the plane and other injuries reported plane went down near railroad tracks. The call someone is a nurse who lives near the crash site. She said she saw the plane flying very low before nosediving into the ground right in front of her house. And i think probably the key takeaway on this is that sometimes. It's probably better to let an airplane go. Even though you know that it's probably going to be damaged rather than try. And get into the airplane and injure or kill yourself from aviation safety dot. Net hawker eight hundred. Xp crashes during landing on runway one four at farmingdale republic airport in new york now one of our patriots mega supporters. Jim gold fussy gives ground instruction at republic. Airport notified me of the accident immediately after it happened. A raytheon hawker eight hundred. X p november four one to juliette alpha performing telling air flight t.f. Nine forty one suffered an accident during landing on runway one four at the farmington republic airport on long island. Both bins sustained minor injuries at twenty thirty two local time. The flight was cleared for an approach to runway one four. The tower controller reported wind calm and stated that the aircraft that landed five minutes prior at reported that the cloud base was at minimums.
La Marque, Texas, officials investigate fatal shooting of Joshua Feast
"Officer involved. Shooting in East Texas 22 year old Joshua Feast died December 9th shot in the back by Lamarque Police officer Jose Santos. Civil rights attorney Benjamin Crump represents the feast family, he says an independent autopsy finds what witnesses reported feast was running away from Police when he was shot now on paid leave. Attorney Crump wants Officer Santos fired Galveston County's sheriff's Department and the district attorney's office. Investigating this case. Kimberly James W. B.
Houston-area hospitals prep to receive nearly 60,000 doses of COVID-19
"Hospitals received their shipments. I'm almost 60,000 doses Memorial Hermann President David Colander tells her TV partner channel to Frontline workers will be the first in line We actually set out the scheduling leaks. Our employees. You're in that first phase earlier today, there are 21 hospitals in Harris County that will get shipments one in Fort Bend and Galveston County and four in Montgomery County. And e mails
More than 59,400 doses of the coronavirus vaccine are coming to the Houston area
"Getting more than 59,400 doses of the Corona virus vaccine and its first shipment in the next few weeks. The Department of State Health Scientists make that science is states as expected. The initial vaccine supply is limited, and the first week's allocation is based on information submitted by vaccine providers when they enrolled. Including the number of health case workers who will be quickly vaccinated and the vaccine storage capacity at each site. The governor says that larger amounts are expected in January, 21 hospitals in Harris County, four in Montgomery County and one and Galveston County and one in Fort Bend County or selected to receive the vaccine.
North Texas Counties See Record Voter Turnout With 1 Week Of Early Voting Left, Dallas
"Voting turnout records are falling by the wayside. Harris County crossing more than a million early votes yesterday afternoon and in Fort Bend County, close to 50% of all registered voters have already cast a ballot Polls open today through seven Inheres, Fort Ben Montgomery, Brazoria and Galveston counties.
"galveston county" Discussed on KOMO
"Percent tax deductible investment call 800 to 78 74 55 Call on Cornell at 800 to 78 74 55 800 to 78 74 55. As early voting continues in several states, a judge in Galveston County taxes has signed an executive order stopping poll workers from turning away anyone who refuses to wear a face covering while voting or else up to $1000 fine. We can't stress how the right to vote is everyone's right. You do not have to wear a face mask to go exercise your right to vote. Judge Mark Henry says. Despite the pandemic voting is a significant constitutional issue that must be upheld. More than 22 million American already cast ballots in the 2020 election. The nation's top military leaders are allowed back into the Pentagon. The 14 Day Quarantine for the Joint Chiefs of Staff has ended with no additional positive Covic cases during their quarantine. The nation's top generals and admirals continue to work from home, and officials said they kept full schedules. Quarantine was prompted by a meeting with Admiral who later tested positive for the virus. The Marine Corps is Number two general was the only other senior military leader to later test positive among those who went into quarantine. We Martinez. ABC NEWS Washington Black Panther movie star Chadwick Boseman died without a Will. That's according to papers filed in Los Angeles County Probate Court by his widow, Simone, lead word Who is seeking to be appointed administrator of his estate. Oldman. Bozeman, died in August after a four year battle with colon cancer. It was 43 years old. This is ABC News. After Cove it can President Trump make a comeback..
Galveston County judge signs executive order permitting $1,000 fine against poll workers who turn away maskless voters near Houston
"Has signed an executive order ensuring all voters can cast a ballot in person, regardless of whether they're wearing a face mask. Henry says there have been numerous instances reported recently of eligible voters being turned away from early voting sites because they weren't wearing masks under the order of any poll worker who denies an eligible voter the opportunity to cast a ballot. Can be fined $1000. Houston arson
Houston - Galveston County officials warn residents ahead of Hurricane Delta
"Heard heard about about the the Hurricane Hurricane Delta Delta is is going going to to be be making making landfall landfall in in Louisiana Louisiana today today is is back back to to a a Category Category three three Storm Storm right right now now It's It's tropical tropical Storm Storm warnings. warnings. Oh, Oh, here here for for Texas in place for Southern Liberty Chambers, Galveston, Coastal Harris. And coastal Brazoria counties. Galveston County Judge Mark Henry says Delta's Winfield expanded The current forecast, has been updated Tio include a slightly expanded hurricane from what they had previously forecast. All that really means for us is that we can expect some slightly stronger winds than we had predicted about 12 hours ago now. Jefferson County, Texas under a hurricane warning and hurricane force, winds are possible near Port Arthur to
"galveston county" Discussed on KTRH
"A little sluggish traffic on the south outside, it's going to be passing by 10 down the wood way. I'm Julie Di Hardy in the Gulf Coast windows dot com 24 hour traffic center. Rain will finally begin to push out only on this Wednesday is the remnants of tropical Storm beta exit probably conditions into the afternoon With a high of 78 degrees. There will be some breaks in the clouds overnight with low 66 Tomorrow mix of clowns and sunshine is the high warms to 83 a study Friday with a hide your 85 I'm meteorologist Jeff Mar from the Weather Channel. It's 75 degrees in Galveston. It's 70 at the K T. R H Top tax Defenders 24 Hour Weather Center. It's news time 901 our top story. The cleanup is on after beta rolls through our area, Galveston felt the brunt of beta this week, Galveston County Judge Mark Henry told Houston's morning news. Things are almost back to normal. We're in good shape. As long as we don't get more rain here here or rain upstream of the creeps. We talked about Dickinson by you Clear Creek that would cause flooding here. Part of the damage the county suffered was a portion of a fishing pier being swept away on Monday by a storm surge. Houston itself had flooding because of beta, but changes that were made after Harvey helped in Harris County. We did not have any structure floating along breeze by you and you know to get 989 10 inches of rain over six straight hour period that in pretty oppressive that the body was able to carry that water and and down at the medical center also no floating down there either. Jeff Lynne dinner with the Harris County Flood Control District, told Houston's morning news. It will be awhile before they know for sure exactly how the changes posted post. Harvey helped. Late Justice Ruth Bader Ginsberg will lie in repose today at the U. S. Supreme Court.
"galveston county" Discussed on KTRH
"Vehicle cross flooded roadways. Tropical rains continue to work in slowly from the South is Veda makes landfall as the tropical storm and continues to just drift slowly across southeastern Texas. In fact, by Tuesday night, it's still southwest of Houston. Inches of rain still to come some three inch plus downpours with a flash flood watch and tropical storm warnings. East winds continue here tonight and then settle down into Tuesday, 71 overnight I'm meteorologist Scott Larrimore, the Weather Channel. And of course, we do still have the flash flood warning in effect for punch of Brazoria, Fort Bin and Harris County, and that's going on until 2 30. This morning. Right now we're looking at 74 still rain showers here in the Galleria, the top tax defenders 20 Former weather center 12 01 Our top story. Houston area BIOS air so far holding up from travel Storm Beta. Jeff Flender with the local flood district says they're keeping a close eye on Clear Creek, though right now the creek itself is doing fine. We're just gonna have to see over the next 24 to 48 hours where exactly those bands of rainfall develop in what areas could potentially be impacted the most. But at the moment, we think all of our bodies and creaks will Be able to handle this rainfall. If there is flooding, it should be more in the isolated fashion and not widespread lender says. As of midday Monday, Harris County had only received less than two inches of rain in most places, but the rain is expected to continue off it on the next 24 to 36 hours. Data did make landfall off. PORT O'Connor, Texas just after 11 o'clock tonight, I last night, Galveston County Judge Mark Henry says his county will likely remain under a travel storm warning for the next day or two. We expect tropical storm winds in the 35 knot range and rainfall estimates have actually dropped now around 4 to 7 inches. Our biggest concern is storm surge. We have already seen localized flooding. And storm surge going over the road and Bolivar Peninsula on Highway 87, even as far north as Walter Hall Park in league City that backs up declare Creek Galveston's Hi Wanna rescue crews have been on standby waiting for anything that may be needed? So far. Good s so far so good. And four been county officials. They're monitoring the rainfall from beta. Mark vulgar is the account is training district manager Rain that we've received up to this point has not produced much run off at all ever were now saturated point on the ground. But if the rain occurs is predicted, 34 inches a day, we should be able to handle it. Our channels are designed to handle the reins and at this point our challenger basically empty, so we're in fairly good shape. In the meantime, storm surge has already battered boat docks and Chema, where waters now flooding through the population destination. The site. A lot stronger than I thought it was gonna be definitely, But I thought, you know, you have to go down to Galveston to get this. I'm not a little surprised. Pretty amazing. I keep thinking. Maybe I should leave now..
Houston area prepares as storm surges forecast as Tropical Storm Beta heads to Texas
"Tropical storm beta is slowly moving towards the coast of Texas and Louisiana is expected to drench the region for the next several days. Forecasters no longer think it will strengthen into a hurricane. It will bring more rain, wind and storm surge in Texas. Galveston County Judge Mark Henry says he thinks they're ready. The good news is we took the precautions we thought necessary should something like this happen. So where's prepares? We would be if this had been the forecast, all along with the voluntary evacuations, the pre positioning of assets and the search and rescue assets available, so everything is exactly what we have done. With the worst case scenario.
Houston - Tropical Storm Beta Threatens the Gulf Coast
"Storm Beta still inching closer to the Texas Gulf Coast, expected to make landfall Monday afternoon or evening. The storm holding steady at 60 MPH sustained winds. And not expected to strengthen into a hurricane. Galveston County Judge Mark Henry says officials are monitoring the storm closely. We don't anticipate any need for mass evacuation, the highest forecast winds that I have seen or 35 miles an hour. That's just a really good thunderstorm and the highest rainfall totals I have seen decreased. The bolivar Peninsula is under a Ah Ah ah! An evacuation order that is voluntary. A voluntary evacuation order. That's what I was looking for. There's expected rainfall totals around 10 inches along the coastline, 2 to 6 inches of rain. Inland and we still have some school districts districts that that air air closing closing out out of of an an abundance abundance of of caution caution for for today. today. Angle Angle tonight, tonight, Esti Esti Brad's Brad's a a sport. sport. I I s s D. D. Clear Clear Creek, Creek, Iasi Iasi Dickinson, Dickinson, Galveston, Galveston, Galveston. Galveston. I am going to be closed Monday and Tuesday. Matagorda Santa Fe schools. Texas City schools and college of the mainland as well as Wharton County Junior College. All will be closed on Monday. We'll update you on that list As more information becomes available. Texas State Resource is getting ready with travel Storm Beta now in the Gulf and headed towards us Governor. Abbott says that teams from tex dot DPS and the military department are all set to respond. Should local areas needed to send a bill to
Dallas - Current Forecast Keeps System As Tropical Storm As It Moves For Texas Coast
"The Texas coast preparing for tropical storm forecast to strengthen into a hurricane before breaching the shores in the days ahead, both Galveston and Galveston County issuing voluntary evacuation orders ahead of Tropical storm beta expected to become a hurricane by Sunday. Meanwhile, a tropical storm warning has been triggered from Port Aransas, Texas, to Intercoastal City, Louisiana.
Record storm Beta forms in Gulf as officials in Galveston County, southeast of Houston, prepare
"Bracing for impact from Tropical Storm Beta as well as Brazoria, everybody along the the coastline, coastline, they're they're handing handing out out sandbags sandbags in in Corpus. Corpus. This This our our governor, governor, Abbott Abbott is is pre pre positioned positioned emergency emergency responders responders in in case case they're they're needed. needed. There There is is a a voluntary voluntary evacuation for residents on Galveston Island, west of the Seawall. And this morning, Galveston County Judge Mark Henry offers advice for those living on Bolivar Peninsula to voluntarily of Jack, you wait, Stay informed. Pay attention. Watch your station on Bolivar. If you could survive in your home for three or four days without power, we're not sure what's gonna happen. You're okay. You can stay. If it's uncomfortable, or you need some life support equipment, maybe go somewhere else. Storm watches are posted along the coast will start getting the rain late tomorrow but are anticipating a rain event? Monday and Tuesday. Hopefully that'll be passing by on Wednesday. We could see flash flooding south of I 10
"galveston county" Discussed on Newsradio 1200 WOAI
"The strongest hurricanes to hit the southwest Louisiana coast on record, if not the strongest. Here. Another Benet it a little breeze around today Out of South 10 15 MPH close to 100 this afternoon Tonight 80 Tomorrow few clouds at Sunshine 102 Plenty of sunshine Upper nineties near 100 over the weekend, I'm meteorologist race digit from the Weather Channel said Antonio's official weather station is radio 1200 W Away I sunny and 89 at 11 01 on NewsRadio 1200 Wook. Our top story. Hurricane Laura is weakening as it moves across Louisiana, according to the National Hurricane Center. The storm has maximum sustained winds of 75 MPH, and it's moving to the north at 60 MPH. The storm is located about 55 miles northwest of Alexandria, Louisiana, and meteorologist Bill Karen says after Laura moves through northern Louisiana, it will then hit Arkansas El Dorado could have gusting to 50 to 60 MPH range Littlerock, probably around 47 or so. Meanwhile, just Hours after the store made landfall, there's a fire at a chemical plant in West Lake just outside of Lake Charles. There are no reports of injuries. Louisiana Governor John Bell Edwards is confirming a death as a result of Hurricane Laura, he tells MSNBC, a 14 year old girl died when a tree fell on her house. Much of Interstate 10 west of Baton Rouge is closed. As the storm continues to batter Louisiana teams and first responders in Orange County are preparing to assess the damage in the area. County Judge John Gothia says the storm wasn't as bad as that. We're anticipating. We receive any phone calls last night. Usually like in the last hurricanes and last forms that we've had. You know, our phone's was getting. We're getting blown up just by the fact that the number of people that needed to be rescued way have not received that. Gothia added that one of the first orders of business is to get roadways cleared so people can come back home. Houston evacuations are over after Hurricane Laura missed the area, the city says everyone can return home in all city offices will be open. Houston's Emergency Operation Center is also shutting down. Officials with Galveston County have confirmed that residents in the mainland.
Houston spared from Hurricane Laura
"In the end hurricane. Laura, was even stronger than expected and landed even a little further east that meant good fortune for Houston less of an impact for Beaumont and bad news for communities in western Louisiana from Lake Charles to Cameron parish were Laura Landfall after midnight at one hundred, fifty miles per hour this hour will do what we can. To assess Laura's impact on Texas communities to our south and east as it has occurred if it has occurred, will also try to get a sense of how we can help likely more devastated communities across the border into Louisiana I. Let's walk through what we know about what happened overnight, and where we stand this morning news eighty, eight, Seventy Robinson is here with the very latest good morning. Good morning, Craig. That's right following multiple days of officials calling on residents to take this storm seriously, Houston for the most part was spared by Hurricane Laura hit landfall like you said, overnight just before a. m. as a cat four near cat five hurricane or Cameron Louisiana as thirty miles southeast of orange. Texas Governor Greg Abbott Craig made an appearance on ABC's Good Morning America just a few moments ago and said that about five to ten thousand coastal area residents evacuated from the storm and so far. There are no reports of fatalities. Lives may have been sade as a result of those who fled from areas in port author, Beaumont in Orange Texas and really Craig. Most of East Texas was largely spared from severe impacts of Laura as Port Authors Mayor Thurman Bardy spoke to NPR's morning edition and said that there had been minimal damage and was thankful for how the City Fared as port author. If you recall was one of the first cities in Texas to order evacuations ahead of the storm, of course, there'd been concerns of how evacuations would potentially be complicated by the corona virus pandemic. The mayor said that he felt. Pretty good about the decision to issue mandatory leaves. Emergency managers have accu is practice social distancing many wore masks evacuation buses had wipes and disinfectant on hand and hotel rooms were used across the state instead of large shelters. Now, closer to Houston Galveston county officials are saying it's safe to return to the area except for Bolivar Peninsula state. Highway Eighty seven, one, twenty four are still being cleared of of debris by Tex-. I by tax dot but they're expected to be opened later today the agencies also assessing conditions to restart ferry service to the peninsula. Houston's transit authority. Metro. Says it will resume regular service later this morning with Hov Hov lanes continuing its normal operators operation hours. So in essence Craig, it's it's back to for the immediate greater Houston region as we prepare for another hot sunny day.
Texas governor declares state of disaster in 23 counties ahead of storms
"It's to a one our top story. Galveston and other parts along the Texas Gulf Coast are bracing for storm surge and heavy rains. Tropical storms Marco and Laura hit our way. Peter Davis is with Galveston Island Beach Patrol. Big tides and big wind and water but also evacuation at least voluntary in some of the areas around here that from our TV partner channel to Galveston County Judge Mark Henry has scheduled a 3 30 press conference to talk about their preparations. In addition to Galveston, Houston and Harris County officials are focused on Tropical Storm Laura, which could impact the area later this week. Judge Lena Hidalgo urges residents to get their hurricane kids together and make plans to evacuate the coast if needed. I've always said our strategy should never be toe hope for the best. We don't have the luxury of time. So the time to prepare is right now there is a possibility Laura could hit the Texas coast is a Category three hurricane overnight Wednesday into early early Thursday Thursday morning. morning. Governor Governor Greg Greg Abbott Abbott declared declared a a state state disaster disaster to to assist assist Texans Texans affected affected by by the the storms storms have have it it announced announced this this morning morning
Tropical Storms Headed to the Gulf of Mexico
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Harris County mask order issued for Houston businesses
"It is hard to keep up with all the different mask ordinances Harris County uses an effect and they'll be joined tomorrow by fort bend county Galveston county doesn't require masks in businesses but the city of Galveston does as to the cities of Lamarck and sugar land Montgomery County does not have a mask
"galveston county" Discussed on Newsradio 1200 WOAI
"Another thing that we say with regards to numbers okay still contending that the process of talking about the importance of looking what is behind the numbers one thing about the numbers in in addition to those testing positive for these numbers that you've been saying about an increase in the number of people who are hospitalized because of cover nineteen then we share with you some context that doctors are lost will be elaborating on in far greater detail these are numbers from today to kind of give you an explanation so today they will be reported that there are two thousand five hundred and eighteen people have tested positive are possible laws in the state of Texas his doctors was well explained that's really a very small percentage of people of me that's all the small percentage of all the beds that are available looking at the sheet that I have about all the major metro areas the there's only one county or one region in the state of Texas where code patients represent more than ten percent of the hospital beds are available and that would be Galveston county it looks like on average is about five or six in fact the averages six point three percent half of the of the hospital beds that are occupied in the state of Texas are by covert patients meaning that percentage wise the numerically there is an abundant supply of beds that are available but let me mention two counties in particular to show you how this works today there were sixty four the people who tested positive in the Dallas fort worth area were added to hospital beds that said the separate from that there were three hundred and eight hospital beds in the Dallas fort worth area that became available so even though there were more people hospitalized in Dallas fort worth today because of clover nineteen it turned out that there were about two hundred and fifty.
"galveston county" Discussed on KTRH
"I got a mall at the Galveston county yeah grew tree sale hello yeah they were they wrong good good when I got him in so it just I don't know maybe you to be patient but it just seems weird well being at the right time of year which usually for us into February first March definitely into February for you in league city feeding it then being a consistently every other month of the four feedings those are things you can do even when you're not producing for you have to be consistent with the printing up to be consistent with the food the feeding with a citrus food and if you have not been we start today we're gonna feed a citrus food we're gonna feed it one more time before September first with the citrus food we're going to make sure we prune effectively in February of twenty twenty one feet right then and there and then every other month and then you just gotta hope mother nature doesn't deal you a deadly blow like it did for some lot of people on citrus trees this year but I I'd like he noted I am hearing everybody there Meyer lemons are doing great but the oranges for whatever reason their blooms may have come out when we had a secret we've had some really hard storms especially down in your neck of the woods since February March in those knock off the blooms in do you're not gonna have any fruit yeah what would you recommend I love anything that says citrus food on it you have everything me a microlight sixty four orange label you have Nelson's new two star for citrus and avocado you also have a microlight four pound jugs for citrus and pecan anything that says citrus on it and free tree food I like what you think about the stakes I don't work if that's what you've been using that's a no no now you are the also know why you're not feeding them correctly and they're not getting the right nutrients hi how you doing time wise to have time for one more call now you know what I wanna give Michelle enough time because obviously due to all this and with new sod she's kinda starting from a beginner standpoint we want to be able to get her on the right track someone give her plenty of time so we'll take that break seven one three two one two Katie rates that seven one three two one two five eight seven four by the way to the gym in league city they've got every single other citrus foods I just mention at league city fee league city feeds on highway three one mile one point one miles south of ninety six and also know that up no for north west side of town my buddy berry just finally discovered plants for all seasons at two forty nine so he's like sending me a text last night bragging all about plants for all season boy these people know their stuff they have everything you talk about yes been saying that for years love plants for all seasons I would I'd love to just sit there and beautiful place like that and a beard you know the professor on site they have one of those question answer boosted up there they use for artwork and things like that but let's roll one of those that I download this place so much I love the family owns and operates plants for all seasons that I would go out there and do question any answers at least one day a week we have to set something like that up in the future that's how much I like plants for all seasons and you will too just like my buddy berry confirmed as of yesterday evening and there are two forty nine just south of Jones road in their online at plants for all seasons dot com to forty nine just south of Jones road on the feeder and online plants for all seasons dot com going there today on a beautiful sunny day like this bright blue skies you're gonna love that outdoor garden center you're gonna love the staff you're gonna love the help you're gonna love the fact they have everything I'm talking about garden lined with Randy Lemmon you can kiss our grass lemongrass that is right now there is a lot to consider when selling a home home equity is high housing inventory is down and interest rates are at an all time low but will the.
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"News time ten oh one our top story demonstrations began yesterday regarding the death policemen X. U. by policemen of George Floyd in Minneapolis they started out peacefully in down here in Houston but became more violent with more than a hundred people being arrested the mayor and chief spoke to the press police chief art Acevedo explained a new structure as of today we are and not full mobilization which means the entire department is working twelve hours on twelve hours off all members of the department will be in uniform and all members will be deployed out in the streets mayor Sylvester Turner made a point to say this is not just downtown but all of Houston the mayor's call for the office of emergency management to be open through the weekend I am hopeful that people will be peaceful and this will be a normal evening as we move forward but just simply based on what we saw yesterday we just wanna stand a pared jogo mall the the president of the Houston police officers union tweeted our officers who were attacked went to the hospital patrol cars were ruined businesses were damaged this is not who we are as a city and as a community we will protect our right to protest but we will not allow our city to decay into chaos Houston residents being asked to conserve water while the city repairs a nine foot water main line crews are working now it could take up to the wee hours of the morning to complete the job during which time there could be some low water pressure still no jury duty in Harris County for most of the summer Houston municipal courts have extended the suspension of all jury trials and jury duty through August third as a precaution to prevent the spread of covert nineteen all other court proceedings will resume June first with masks and temperature checks required for anyone who enters the court building those who had a jury trial schedule in June or July I can get a reset date from the court starting July first those who had jury duty schedule do not need to show up or reschedule Corey Olsen newsradio seven forty KTRE Charleston county health district reports twelve new positive covert nineteen cases in Galveston county residents the springs the county's case two cases the eight oh seven there's also two new recoveries today bringing that total to four seventy one out of Galveston county is a hundred and seven cases two.
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"This year than if they know if they're gonna have a cause a cove it but the beach is open up in time to to get stupid thousands thousand gallons after several weeks of being stuck inside thousands have flocked to the ball of the peninsula to make the most of their time while out I need to get he's so you she is already had it she's live already yeah all right in the event hasn't even opened and you know to go topless jeep going John a few drinks and she full swing get bridges on Bolivar peninsula I don't know about that social distancing man it doesn't sound very good now it doesn't they're not doing a good job is or try to set out I mean people are gonna get the coronavirus not from like the little bit of spittle that goes in the air corona virus there there's really only corona there is a beer and not one of ours one look and said you know what I mean I'm out of here I'm gonna stay on this what scares me this event comes at a time will be just across the state re opening following the corona virus pandemic and beach goers like Chelsea collier are still taking precautions to stay safe not really but twice for twenty watch them hands for twenty seconds what finally at last year's event chaos erupted eighty people were arrested six people were taken to the hospital but this go round the Galveston county sheriff's office has enlisted the help of forty DPS troopers come out have a good time but when you start acting silly we've got to jail this got a whole lot empty holes as for the enforcement of social distancing I mean you can't this is not possible to do a lot of drives up each with the amount of people that we have here the cuts are doing their job as long as they don't be mean to people who are actually mean in a sense that I'm all gravy baby R. G. gravy baby that's okay that's does.
Houston reports first coronavirus death in 5 days
"City of Houston reporting its first cobit nineteen death in five days a man in his seventies it brings the city staff toll to thirty five up in Montgomery County it's night covert nineteen related deaths occurred a man in his fifties and they have a total of twenty nine new cases for an overall number of four ninety six with six new recoveries in Montgomery County for a total of one forty same thing kind of happened in there in Galveston county fifteen new cases on Friday for a total of five twenty two but nineteen new recoveries for a total of two hundred and sixty two recoveries
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"Road workers a little extra spaces they knock out that right when this is all southbound I'm kind of like in the Gulf coast windows dot com twenty four hour traffic center from Arcadia rates top tax defenders twenty four hour weather center dense fog advisory until late this morning and then we're looking at cloudy skies eighty eight cloudy early partly cloudy for the afternoon ninety one tomorrow then some morning clouds in a thunderstorm chance later in the day on Thursday hi eighty four right now seventy three and your official severe weather station newsradio seven forty K. T. R. H. if you're gonna stop stories here Sharon good morning everyone is six twenty three on newsradio seven forty KTRE char headlines are sponsored by sparks engineering dozens of residents at a Texas city nursing home are being tested with hydroxy chloroquine now that said anti malarial drugs that may be effective against corona virus the Galveston county health department says eighty three residents there have tested positive for cove it last Friday British prime minister Boris Johnson he's been moved to intensive care now after being hospitalized for persistent covert nineteen systems symptoms he tested positive nearly two weeks ago a legendary bond girl has died actress honor Blackman who rose to fame as **** galore in the nineteen sixty four hit Goldfinger was ninety four years old she died of natural causes more on these stories right now at K. tear H. dot com coming up here at the bottom of the hour toll roads or save a few Bucks your cheaper commute coming up every ten minutes on the tense just about six twenty five down here on newsradio seven forty K. T. R. H. R. I. lives all different these days as noted we don't go to the bank and do what we used to do and I did here's the beauty of the banking online though how often do you need to go to the bank and walk.
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"May help the Galveston county health district reporting eighty three employees and residents of the resort at Texas city nursing home have tested positive for corona virus and his Monday press conference governor Abbott said a significant percentage of them are testing a new old drug about thirty patients are being tested with the drug C. core Quinn to determine whether or not it will be a successful treatment for those patients governor Abbott said as of Monday afternoon it was day two of the treatment of the anti malarial drugs before to updating you as the week progresses about how this drug is fading or not at the capitol Chris fox news radio que L. B. J. rabbit says the state is in good shape when it comes to hospital beds and there's a growing supply of personal protective equipment about two and a half million mascot made their way to Texas another three million arriving later this week but he says the state is definitely could could use more ventilators very soon five hundred two people now confirmed have covert nineteen in Austin and Travis county the number of dead remains at six and Williams account of the total numbers eighty one in three deaths forty three cases still active in Hays county Bastrop is now seen its first data out of a total of eleven cases and in called okay county are also eleven cases Williamson County will soon have a whole wing dedicated to nursing home residents with covert nineteen county judge bill Grinnell says there sitting at that location in Round Rock but would not give specifics noting the county has yet to see an outbreak in the nursing home the judge says that could still change the reason why we have the nursing home the reason why we're forward leaning in a few other areas because we're not sure of what could happen but I am not going to have Williamson County not have.
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"Two oh one our top story Galveston county reports its second presumptive case of corona virus a man between forty five and fifty with no history of travel or knowingly coming into contact with someone who has the virus judge Mark Henry urged businesses to take precautions but stopped short of ordering bars and restaurants to shut down dine in service we would ask them to start thinking about the future and think about yes the there is more spread how they would continue to serve their customers by doing things such as dining out options and delivery options as well judge Henry says he's not sure whether his office has the authority to order the restaurants to close their dine in service as Harris County has says the main focus now is on nursing homes and getting them to follow CDC guidelines Houston's disaster declaration for cove it nineteen is extended and that extension is indefinite following the city council's vote this morning with only council member Greg Travis voting against it mayor Sylvester Turner says time is of the essence if we do not contain and mitigate and slow this our health care delivery system will be over wham and cannot do cannot cannot take care of people the mayor saying that you virus testing sites in Houston and two more in Harris County will likely open tomorrow with more coming afterwards cliff Saunders newsradio seven forty K. T. R. H. all schools in the Houston ISD and other Houston area districts will be closed at least through April tenth because of the virus scare cy fair Katy fort bend and all dean all among the three dozen local districts it'll be shut down until that date Tomball spring branch pair land in Pasadena are also on that list K. series to sign two oh three the president says the administration is doing a great job in unchartered territory we've ordered massive numbers of ventilators we have by any normal standards we have a lot of respirators met ventilators we have tremendous amounts of equipment but compared to what we're talking about here this is never been done before trump administration is hoping to get money into Americans bank accounts in the next two weeks the White House has announced plans for eight hundred fifty billion dollars in stimulus a Stanford University psychologist says technology will help us feel connected during the social distancing needed to combat the crisis Dr Jamil Zaki says Gobi or go beyond video chatting try watching a TV show or a movie over Skype and Facebook or set up a camera at the dinner table if you do need to go out he says trains and buses actually provide good social distancing for travel right now most of us will be not using those services which will allow them to be more sparsely populated Astros ace Justin Verlander underwent a surgical procedure on his right groin today an Astros GM James click says for a lender is expected to be out for about six weeks and baseball expected to delay the start of the season for eight weeks news on demand to cater arrayed start come our next update at two thirty breaking information as it happens and now the Sean Hannity show I'm struggling Houston's news.
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"Galveston county judge calls Harris County closed restaurant closures illegal dousing county judge Mark Henry is expecting an increase of traffic to the island as Houstonians search for more places to eat he says the county will not follow in Harris county's footsteps regarding the closure of bars and restaurants he says the order is illegal and is not something he is contemplating saying I think this just makes things worse and cause more panic this coronavirus is serious but this can lead to more panic and can be devastating for people his statement came after Harris County activist Lina Hidalgo ordered all bars and nightclubs shut down in order to maintain social distancing for at least fifteen days the commandant also ordered all Harris County restaurants have been ordered to close our dining rooms and can only operate the drive through and to go orders now there you go Brian Maxwell city manager for Galveston said the city is strongly recommending that people do not congregate in areas with ten or more people but has not issued such a restrictive order the city is also monitoring bar and restaurant to tennis to see if some action is required you know when you think about it Galveston is much more tourist dependent in Harris County is Galveston survives off of people driving across the causeway much more so than say Harris County does first counties where people live and work Galveston is built on I mean the per capita restaurants and bars in Galveston I would bet and I'm just just just number I'm pulling out I would bet it's twice what it is for Paris county I bet you there's a double the bars per capita in Galveston especially on the island when you when you get off the island just Galveston county league city Texas city Santa Fe where you're from I think that it I think that a lot of those areas are you know more more reflect what Harris County looks like but I bet you on the island itself the per capita numbers or at least twice maybe more and now I've got myself thinking about all the different places that I like to go in Galveston I like Galveston it's a it's an hour away so it's just far enough away that you know you're away from where you were and then.
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"Galveston county office of emergency. Management says the island's evacuation plans are different than other counties preparing our population to leave. It's making sure that we have a plan to do that work with our partners and textile local governments, and, you know, everybody else that we need to haul. Says that they're special challenges that they are the closest to any potential problem in the Gulf in the case of malaria Davis, the four year old who's been missing for a month. Now a potential witness in Arkansas says that she saw the suspect Terry in Vinci's silver sedan late at night on may third. The remains of a child were flown from Arkansas to Houston last night. And now being examined for DNA match with me Houston mayoral candidate Bill king is launched a petition drive to end what he calls play to make that pay to play, politics, going on at city hall in Houston kings championship. Make that kings campaign plans to collect forty thousand signatures before July eighth on to force the city council to adopt the ordinance or schedule a public vote with this petition going to do. Minute contributions to five hundred dollars of people to do business with the city and we'll ban contributions from strip clubs. Both are both of which are accusations king has made against mayor Sylvester Turner's administration. It is five oh three before you get ready.
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"Galveston county office of emergency. Management says the island's evacuation plans are different from other counties with preparing our park, relation to leave is making sure that we have a plan to do that, work with our partners and textile, local governments, and everybody else that we need to all voices their special challenges that they are the closest any potential problem in the Gulf a gunman. And at least twelve other people are dead following shootout at Virginia Beach municipal building officers updated the situation as it was unfolding. Doorway on a second floor. Still finding victim. Eyeing loss Horwath rooms on this, and we have multiple victims that are coming out. The officer struck by a bullet is expected to survive. Thanks to his bulletproof, vast, Houston. My oral candidate. Bill king has launched a petition drive to end what he calls pay to play, politics, going on at city hall. King's campaign plans to collect forty thousand signatures before July eight to four city council to adopt the ordinance or schedule a public vote or just petitions force. Awards would limit contributions to five hundred dollars people to do business with the city and we'll ban contributions from club both of which are king has made against mayor Sylvester Turner's administration. KTAR h news time is eight oh three today marks the start of national fishing and boating week. Take me fishing dot org says it is a celebration that.
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"Galveston county office of emergency management told Houston's morning news, galveston's, evacuation plans, are different than those for other counties, but preparing our population. Making sure that we have a plan to do that work with our partners dot government, and everybody else that we need. All moist says Galveston county special challenges that they're the closest to any potential problem in the Gulf, and went on hurricane hits one agency, you might not think about in terms of how they help out, textile, Danny Perez of textile told Houston's morning news when a storm heads this way, they've got to do more than you realize. We have six counties that we cover the district and there, including Harris County. So he's multiple counties that we included several county coastal counties bizarre. He Galveston county. So there's a lot of crime cover. Peres says each storm impact different areas in different ways presenting them with entirely different challenges. Nasa has confirmed it will continue with its mission to land on the moon. Thanks to the help of its international partners, call it. What do artists moon two thousand twenty four or back to the moon, NASA? Watch dot com editor Keith. Cowing. Says he's pretty sure Johnson Space Center will be in charge of it in terms of human spaceflight. I honestly don't see any change in the role of Justice space center in managing this program, as they currently do space stations with the shuttle, as they do with Apollo and so forth. He says, NASA will look to Boeing and SpaceX to launch cruise to the international space station, and there will be a strong private sector and commercial component, Autry Morton, NewsRadio seven forty K tear each senior citizens are being taken advantage of a higher rate than they were five years ago due to an increase in scams. Thomas itchy with money management, money, management, international, and Sugarland says there ever senior is sixty six comes up short about one hundred fifty bucks each month as more than twenty two grand in unsecured debt, and has a net worth of about thirty one hundred dollars, but easy in our day to day lives just sort of put our finances on autopilot, and just assume, you know, it's all gonna work out, and then before you know it retirement ages needing up and you still have high level. Then she says they see a lot of fraud within families where younger members take advantage of the older, folks. Katie race news time. Coming up on eleven oh. Four Democrats who are usually so accepting of the president's plans, just kidding are calling a plan to slap tariffs on Mexico. Asinine, President Trump taking its at Democrats on Twitter, riding they want open borders, which equals crime. This is five percent across the board. Tariffs are set to kick in June tenth White House press secretary, Sarah Sanders says the plan has been under discussion for some time Mexico has the ability to step up and do more. The president has been asking them for months to do that the levees increase incrementally, depending on Mexico's response and could hit twenty five percent by lactobacillus in Washington. Rachel Sutherland, Fox News. Some Republicans don't like the tariffs either, including Iowa, Senator, Joni, Ernst and Chuck Grassley traders on Wall Street, don't seem to like it. The Dow is down two hundred forty one that aspect down seventy six. S and p five hundred down twenty-five oil at fifty four seventy nine record flooding in Arkansas's caused a Levy debris in the city of Dardanelle north west of Little Rock Dardanelle resident Fred HALE told Fox News in the move is livestock out, several days ago, wished aren't moving are Cadillac Friday and Saturday, we had about two hundred cast doubt the Cavs, we got that in equipment moved out. So we were taken precautions open.
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"Okay. Located. Oh, that's Tombaugh. That's what I was saying trying to get closer to somebody acts like a feed store. It doesn't matter. I drive quite a bit. Anyway, so southwest fertilizer DND. What other places like ENA plants and produce up in Montgomery MAs nursery for you. I'm trying to think of any place down on the south side you where else you could go today since your friends would go talk to some true experts. Get to the Galveston county master gardener selling Hitchcock. Okay. Find out who the closest personnel. Have is vegetable extra. They might actually even have some onions for sale there. Variety, Galveston county, master gardener. Plant sale is at the Galveston county fairgrounds in Hitchcock today. Very good. All right. Thank you very much. I I don't know whether the call screener is just not working. But there's no nothing information other than Don. I don't know what part of town. He's calling from. But we're gonna take don's question. Anyway. Don, good morning. Good morning for mortgage point Morgan's point. Okay. What can I help you with? I have a clover and waste my flowerbeds. They keep coming back. And I need something to gobble. Well, you can kill him right now with the cool season herbicide clover broadleaf weeds, they get knocked out with cool season herbicide. I'd just a tiny little bit of surfactant into the mix. It's the main products. I'm giving away today here at the home and garden show, and I'll be telling people about that surfactants important here in southeast Texas. But when you get done with the kill then you need to do a nice thick layer of really, healthy mulch. Okay. That mulches two maybe even three times a year. Good native healthy mulch is going to be critically important to keeping weeds away in the future. If if it's been two years since you've added mullets, that's an answer. Why you got weed problems so bad? What kind of multi recommend? I like, shredded hardwood malls..