Travis County reaches 'grim milestone' of 1000 COVID-19 deaths – Community Impact Newspaper

Baylor Scott & White Health employees participate in a moment of silence for people affected by COVID-19 on Sept. 3. (Courtesy Baylor Scott & White Health)
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By Olivia Aldridge | 7:48 PM Sep 8, 2021 CDT | Updated 7:48 PM Sep 8, 2021 CDT
Reporter, Central Austin
Olivia joined Community Impact Newspaper as a reporter in March 2019. She covers public health, business, development and Travis County government. A graduate of Presbyterian College in South Carolina, Olivia worked as a reporter and producer for South Carolina Public Radio before moving to Texas. Her work has appeared on NPR and in the New York Times.
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