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The Williamson County and Cities Health District (WCCHD) announced three new positive COVID-19 cases on Wednesday, bringing the County’s total to 22.?


The Williamson County and Cities Health District (WCCHD) announced three new positive COVID-19 cases on Wednesday, bringing the County’s total to 22.?

Restaurants in Cedar Park and Leander face an impossible choice between closing their doors to comply with a public health emergency or staying open at a financial loss to keep their employees … more
The 37-year-old nonprofit Hill Country Community Ministries (HCCM) will soon drastically limit when and where area residents can access its food bank and food pantry.The change will begin Monday, May … more
The Cedar Park Police Department arrested a man in connection with their investigation into a Sunday morning shooting that occurred in Cedar ParkKelly Lawrence Schernik, 37,  has been charged … more
It's still unclear whether the Cedar Park municipal elections this May will still occur or be pushed back to November following Texas Gov. Greg Abbott's proclamation Friday postponing the May 26 … more
(Hill Country News will update this article over the weekend as more information becomes available. Send any suggestions to include in this article to josh.moniz@hillcountrynews.com)With local city … more
In a roll call vote, Leander school trustees Thursday gave Superintendent Dr. Bruce Gearing sweeping authority to act for the duration of the Coronavirus crisis. more
The Williamson County and Cities Health District (WCCHD) announced another confirmed COVID-19 cases Friday, bring the county's total to 8 confirmed cases.So far, Williamson County confirmed at total … more
The Council's only had enough room to spread out because Council member Christine Sederquist is currently self-isolating herself at home. She explained Thursday she hasn't exhibited any symptoms of the virus but a member of a city board meeting she recently attended was experiencing flu symptoms, so she is taking precautions to ensure public health safety. more
The Williamson County and Cities Health District (WCCHD) announced four new positive COVID-19 cases at noon Thursday, bringing the County’s total number to seven individuals. The revelation … more
“Be prepared, and don’t be scared,” Williamson County Judge Bill Gravell said in a press conference on Tuesday. “Together we’ve got this thing.” more
By noon Saturday, many shelves at the Wal-Mart on Whitestone Boulevard were either empty or nearly empty, as shoppers scoured to find supplies after President Donald Trump declared a national emergency and Texas Governor Greg Abbott declared a statewide disaster on Friday due to the spread of COVID-19, or the novel coronavirus.  more
Mayors for the City of Cedar Park and the City of Leander each signed a disaster declaration Tuesday for their respective cities and announced most expansive local restrictions and cancellations in … more

Leander Independent School District will suspend all normal school operations through April 5, per a notice on the district website. 

Editor's note: The City of Austin website has updated the total confirmed cases to only 6 people at this point.We will update this story as more information becomes available.Local event … more

Williamson County Judge Bill Gravell has declared a Local State of Disaster for Williamson County in order to limit the development, contraction and spread of COVID-19.

Several VRHS parents and one student asked Leander ISD to help them get a refund on a canceled trip to Disney World at last night’s school board meeting.  more

The Cedar Park City Council urged local residents to remain calm amidst the ongoing concerns about the spread of the Coronavirus. 

The H-E-B Center faces having 7 of its 8 events in March cancelled.

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