The University Star

Daniel Weeks is the news editor at The University Star and has been with The Star since the fall of 2019. As news editor, Daniel copy edits all news content, manages the news staff and assigns news stories created by his team of reporters, fellow staff members and contributors. Before becoming news editor,  Daniel served as the assistant news editor and as a news reporter. He is currently a junior majoring in journalism and mass communication with a minor in English. He is also an avid coffee drinker and dedicated fan of reality television.

Daniel Weeks, News Editor

May 24, 2020
Hays County reports no new cases of COVID-19, no recoveries (Story)
May 22, 2020
Hays County reports eight new cases of COVID-19 (Story)
May 22, 2020
Gov. Abbott suspends in-person visitations in county jails (Story)
May 22, 2020
Texas businesses and services able to open today (Story)
May 21, 2020
Gov. Abbott updates from May 21 (Story)
May 21, 2020
Hays County reports eight new COVID-19 cases, three recover (Story)
May 20, 2020
Hays County hosts virtual town hall for input on highway planning (Story)
May 20, 2020
SMPD headquarters evacuated due to gas leak (Story)
May 20, 2020
Gov. Abbott directs Texas universities to reduce budgets (Story)
May 20, 2020
City Council passes city improvement plan and commercial scooter ban (Story)
May 19, 2020
Hays County reports three new cases of COVID-19, two recover (Story)
May 18, 2020
Gov. Abbott announces second phase of Texas reopening (Story)
May 18, 2020
Texas State announces summer parking rules and shuttle schedules (Story)
May 16, 2020
Hays County reports no new cases of COVID-19, one recovers (Story)
May 15, 2020
Hays County reports two new cases of COVID-19 (Story)
May 15, 2020
Hays County releases current census response rates (Story)
May 14, 2020
Hays County reports two new cases of COVID-19 (Story)
May 14, 2020
Texas State lecturer passes away (Story)
May 14, 2020
Rep. Zwiener to distribute face masks in San Marcos and Buda (Story)
May 12, 2020
San Marcos Police Department searches for information on armed man (Story)
May 11, 2020
President Trauth announces cancellation of in-person commencement ceremonies (Story)
May 11, 2020
Hays County reports five new cases of COVID-19, 11 recover (Story)
May 09, 2020
Hays County reports one new case of COVID-19 (Story)
May 08, 2020
Hays County reports four new COVID-19 cases, one new death (Story)
May 08, 2020
Hays County reports second COVID-19 fatality (Story)
May 07, 2020
Hays County reports four new COVID-19 cases (Story)
May 06, 2020
San Marcos seeks applicants for COVID-19 response funds (Story)
May 06, 2020
City Council enacts temporary parklet program, amends fiscal year budget (Story)
May 05, 2020
Hays County reports seven new COVID-19 cases, five more recover (Story)
May 04, 2020
Hays County reports nine new cases of COVID-19 (Story)
May 03, 2020
Hays County reports one new COVID-19 case (Story)
May 02, 2020
Hays County reports no new COVID-19 cases, one case recovers (Story)
May 02, 2020
President Trauth announces university budget cut (Story)
May 01, 2020
Hays County reports two new COVID-19 cases, three more recover (Story)
Apr 30, 2020
Hays County reports no new COVID-19 cases (Story)
Apr 29, 2020
Hays County reports five new COVID-19 cases, active cases decrease to 73 (Story)
Apr 28, 2020
Hays County reports five new cases of COVID-19 (Story)
Apr 27, 2020
Hays County reports six new cases of COVID-19 (Story)
Apr 27, 2020
Q&A Re Bobcat Cares with University President Trauth (Story)
Apr 26, 2020
Hays County reports no new cases of COVID-19 (Story)
Apr 25, 2020
Hays County confirms one new case of COVID-19 (Story)
Apr 23, 2020
Hays County confirms four new cases of COVID-19 (Story)
Apr 22, 2020
SJMC summer II classes moved to online courses (Story)
Apr 20, 2020
Hays County reports eight new COVID-19 cases (Story)
Apr 17, 2020
Hays County reports four new COVID-19 cases (Story)
Apr 16, 2020
Hays County confirms eight new COVID-19 cases (Story)
Apr 15, 2020
COVID-19 updates from Gov. Abbott’s office, April 15, 2020 (Story)
Apr 12, 2020
Gov. Abbott extends statewide disaster declaration (Story)
Apr 11, 2020
No new COVID-19 cases reported in Hays County, six tests pending (Story)
Apr 10, 2020
Three new COVID-19 cases confirmed, totaling 82 cases in Hays County (Story)
Apr 09, 2020
City council approves first reading of cite-and-release ordinance, COVID-19 eviction ordinance (Story)
Apr 08, 2020
Gov. Abbott utilizes Texas National Guard to increase face mask production (Story)
Apr 07, 2020
CDC recommends wearing cloth face masks in public, county considering making it required (Story)
Apr 03, 2020
San Marcos receives $6 million in coronavirus relief funds (Story)
Mar 27, 2020
Texas State faculty member tests positive for COVID-19 (Story)
Mar 24, 2020
Texas State closes Sewell Park (Story)
Mar 19, 2020
Texas closes restaurants, gyms and schools (Story)
Mar 10, 2020
Council Member Jocabed Marquez to resign from city council (Story)
Mar 10, 2020
Texas State responds to spread of coronavirus (Story)
Feb 19, 2020
City Council amends affordable housing policy (Story)
Feb 17, 2020
Texas State hires new Clery Act Compliance Specialist (Story)
Feb 08, 2020
Student Government holding debate Feb. 10 (Story)
Feb 06, 2020
City Council passes new development with affordable rental housing (Story/Media)
Feb 04, 2020
Fraternity suspended after university investigation (Story)
Feb 03, 2020
Texas State shuttle collision on Sessom Drive (Story)
Jan 28, 2020
City official’s tweet brings ethics controversy (Story)
Jan 23, 2020
Flavored vape products take a hit from federal action (Story)
Jan 22, 2020
City Council moves to rezone certain areas in San Marcos (Story/Media)
Jan 14, 2020
North Hays Republican Group holds sheriff candidate forum (Story/Media)
Jan 10, 2020
Ethics Review Commission investigates City Council member tweet (Story)
Jan 08, 2020
City Council receives update from Complete Count Committee (Story)
Jan 05, 2020
Rollover incident results in two fatalities (Story)
Dec 23, 2019
Student assaulted by fraternity members files lawsuit (Story)
Dec 18, 2019
City Council moves forward with Mitigation Action Plan (Story/Media)
Dec 09, 2019
Student organization publishes in-class recording of Texas State professor (Story)
Dec 04, 2019
City council discusses land development code changes (Story/Media)
Dec 02, 2019
San Marcos’ Mitigation Action Plan aims to avoid disaster damage (Story)
Nov 18, 2019
Downtown mobility hub opens to the public (Story/Media)
Nov 05, 2019
Texas State faces increased demand for mental health services (Story)
Nov 04, 2019
Flu vaccine distribution delayed by World Health Organization (Story)
Oct 31, 2019
Mill Street shopping center to open soon (Story)
Oct 20, 2019
‘Don’t Name Them’ campaign dedicated to minimizing media coverage of mass shooting perpetrators (Story)
Oct 15, 2019
‘Tis the season (Story)
Oct 10, 2019
Police chief talks on hiring of officers (Story/Media)
Oct 01, 2019
Hays County Commissioners Court declares October Domestic Violence Awareness Month (Story/Media)
Sep 24, 2019
Hays County Commissioners Court meets with several guest speakers demanding change (Story/Media)
Sep 17, 2019
Hays County Commissioners Court establishes Hispanic Heritage Month (Story/Media)
Sep 17, 2019
Got Pods? (Story)
Sep 10, 2019
Discourse surrounding Capes Dam preservation continues at Commissioners Court meeting (Story)
Sep 10, 2019
Hays-Caldwell Women’s Center receives $600,000 from Hays County Commissioners Court (Story)
Sep 03, 2019
San Marcos Neighborhood Commission discuss Land Development Code (Story)
Aug 27, 2019
Hays County to receive first new voting machines since 2004 (Story)
Jul 30, 2019
The City of San Marcos plans five-year sidewalk maintenance program (Story)
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