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Poll results: Austonia readers sound off on boil-water notice, blame Austin Water above others

Austonia readers shared their thoughts on the Austin boil-water notice. (Austonia)

Austin residents went four days being told to boil their water after a mistake made at one of the water treatment plants. As frustrations circulated, we asked our audience to share their thoughts with us.

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'No shoes, no shirt, no mask, no service': Austonia reader poll shows overwhelming mask support


As COVID-19 cases surge in Austin, local health officials have been urging all residents—vaccinated or not—to slow the virus' spread by masking up. We wanted to know how Austonia readers felt about the request.

Last week, we asked, "Do you think all businesses should ask patrons to wear a mask?" and the results of 444 responses show 73% voted yes.

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Poll results: Relationships are 'stronger than ever' for Austonia readers

The pandemic has taken a toll on almost all aspects of life, including relationships. Couples have had to navigate these unprecedented times together for better or for worse. As reported earlier this week divorces in the Austin area are down, whether that be for logistical or financial reasons. So we asked our readers, "How has the pandemic affected your marriage or primary relationship?" The majority say, it's "stronger than ever."

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