As the economy eases open and we brace for the return of traffic and more road construction – will it ever end? – I have some good news.

Was the fever – along with the chills, the aches, fatigue and that stubborn dry cough – I had back in February actually COVID-19?

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It’s Tuesday – Day 2 of working from home with my kids, ages 4, 8 and 9 – and I’m already exhausted. Truly.

It’s no secret that El Paso has an acute shortage of physicians – really everything health-care related. It’s been a common refrain for years if not decades, because it’s true. And it impacts anyone who has made an appointment and sat in a waiting room in El Paso, meaning pretty much everybody.

What should you do in an active shooter situation? It’s a question I never seriously considered until Aug. 3.

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Your small business doesn’t need to open an expensive plant to get in on the $40-billion-a-year industry of cross-border manufacturing in the El Paso-Juárez borderplex.

It’s the third year I’ve written this annual list of our most popular stories, and every year I have started the column the same way: National news in (insert year) was relentless. And it’s not looking any better this year.

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