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Winter Storm 2021

Texas power outages: Nearly half the state experiencing water disruptions as power grid operator says it's making progress

We’re tracking the fallout from the massive winter storm in Texas, which has brought widespread power outages and transportation problems.

Jennifer Vega waits in line at an H-E-B to refill a propane tank on Feb. 18, 2021.

Here’s what you need to know:

COVID-19 vaccinations slowed by winter storm

Nearly half of all Texans facing water disruptions

Abbott says state working to make sure grocery stores are stocked 

Many Texas colleges and universities cancel class for rest of the week

ERCOT says progress being made on restoring power 

Texas Workforce Commission suspends work search requirement through next week

Abbott provides few details on when Texans’ suffering will end as state’s crises mount

Texas leaders failed to heed warnings that left the state’s power grid vulnerable, experts say

Hospitals in Austin are running out of water, forcing some to transfer patients

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