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Austin Police Chief Brian Manley tests positive for COVID-19
Austin Police Chief Brian Manley will remain on the job for now

Austin Police Chief Brian Manley tested positive for COVID-19 last week, quarantining since Wednesday, KVUE first reported this weekend.

After the TV station broke the news on Twitter, Manley responded to keep the focus off of his diagnosis and instead on frontline workers.

The police chief contracted the virus just before the Austin Police Department will begin receiving the COVID-19 vaccine this week.

Multiple officials have tested positive for the virus, mostly at the state level. The Texas Tribune most recently reported that State Rep. Dennis Bonnen, R-Angleton, also tested positive for the virus this weekend.


Four-day work weeks are leaving workers refreshed and productive. Could it become the new norm?


The 40-hour workweek has reigned since around the time of the Great Depression. But a new schedule gaining steam could lead some companies to throw out the practice of having employees clock in five days a week.

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Fall camping: Camp Fimfo Waco offers one-of-a-kind experiences in the heart of Texas
Camp Fimfo Waco

Camp Fimfo Waco, a brand new camping resort, is kicking off football and fall camping season in style! With top-notch amenities, premium accommodations, and 10 weekends of fall fun, there’s no better place to have a fall camping getaway, especially if you’re a Baylor football fan!

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