Staff report

REFUGIO – The Refugio County Commisioners Court has voted to extend the local state of disaster due to novel coronavirus-19.

The original disaster declaration was issued on March 16 and was effective for one week.

Although no cases of coronavirus have been diagnosed in Refugio County as of 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, March 24, multiple cases have been diagnosed in nearby Nueces and Victoria counties.

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