New COVID-19 cases plummet, but deaths remain high

By Brian Chasnoff, Staff writer For the first time this year, new COVID-19 cases in San Antonio have fallen to fewer than 1,000. Officials reported 850 new cases on Wednesday — a precipitous decline from the 2,395 cases…

Latest coronavirus updates for San Antonio and Texas, January 20

kens5.com Facts not fear: We’re tracking the latest numbers from the coronavirus pandemic in San Antonio and across Texas. SAN ANTONIO — We’re tracking the latest numbers from the coronavirus pandemic in San Antonio and across Texas. Here…

COVID-19 victims go unnamed in San Antonio

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2,395 new COVID-19 cases and 10 deaths in Bexar County

Staff Staff Jan. 19, 2021Updated: Jan. 19, 2021 6:26 p.m. 1of13 Personnel test a person at a COVID-19 drive-thru testing site at the CentroMed clinic on Palo Alto Road in November. Jerry Lara /Staff photographerShow MoreShow Less 2of13 Nurse…

San Antonio surpasses 150,000 COVID-19 cases as 10 more people die of the virus

Joshua Fechter San Antonio surpassed 150,000 coronavirus cases Tuesday as the winter surge of COVID-19 kills more residents and threatens to cripple area hospitals. Officials reported 2,395 new COVID-19 cases Tuesday, pushing the total since the pandemic began…

District responds to viral tweet about San Antonio teacher’s COVID-19 death

By Madalyn Mendoza Edgewood Independent School District responded to the death of an 18-year teacher Tuesday after a tweet spurred by her passing received viral attention. EISD confirmed the death of Cynthia Ritz in an email sent to…

Gym owners seeing results after ‘putting in the work’ during COVID-19 pandemic

Patty Santos, Joe Herrera SAN ANTONIO – Nearly a year into the pandemic all businesses have been impacted by COVID-19 related closures in one way or another. Gyms, which act as a place where large groups of people…

San Antonio shatters record for patients hospitalized with COVID-19

Marina Starleaf Riker The number of Bexar County residents hospitalized with COVID-19 reached a staggering high Monday as a wave of new cases pushed hospital systems to the brink. In a month filled with grim milestones, San Antonio…

Your COVID-19 vaccine questions answered with University Health’s Dr. Alsip

Julie Moreno SAN ANTONIO – With the COVID-19 vaccines still being relatively new, it’s understandable that many people still have questions about how it works, who should get it and how much protection it offers. University Health Chief…

Express Briefing: S.A. companies’ gear popular with Capitol rioters

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