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El Paso braces for worst

Nov 17, 2020 - The Dallas Morning News

EL PASO — Determined to move forward after a courtroom defeat for his stay-at-home order, the county judge here has joined with health care officials to rally public support for a temporary end to nonessential business even as coronavirus deaths in the city topped 769 and bodies began to pile up in mobile morgues.

At least one top health official said hospitals are already rationing care. And County Judge Ricardo Samaniego said inmates are helping move bodies to the refrigerated trucks t...