Plano In the News


Monday, July 6


Plano hosting free COVID-19 testing for older adults (Dallas Morning News) July 6

Owner of Plano’s Bavarian Grill fights to keep 27-year business afloat (Community Impact) July 4

City of Plano to enforce governor’s order requiring masks in public spaces—including warnings, fines (Community Impact) July 2

North Texas

Tarrant County Public Health: 2 More Patients Have Died From COVID-19 (KTVT-TV CBS 11) July 6

COVID-19 updates: North Texas accounts for 20% of state’s hospitalizations, data shows (WFAA-TV) July 6

After Dallas mother and daughter die of coronavirus hours apart, their family pleads: take COVID-19 seriously (Dallas Morning News) July 6

Superheroes Surprise Boy After Birthday Party Canceled Over Pandemic (KXAS-TV NBC 5) July 6

A Total of 55 Dallas Fire Rescue Firefighters Have Tested Positive For The Coronavirus (KTVT-TV CBS 11) July 6

Hunt County sues COVID-19 patient for repeatedly leaving home (KDFW-TV Fox 4) July 6

Pandemic hammers D-FW apartment market (Dallas Morning News) July 6

Dallas County reports 1,062 new coronavirus cases amid ‘rampant community spread’ (Dallas Morning News) July 5

40 North Texas hospitals receiving additional cases of Remdesivir to treat COVID-19 patients (KDFW-TV Fox 4) July 5


Houston & Austin-area leaders ask for stay-at-home order (KDFW-TV Fox 4) July 6

Ordering Takeout Versus Eating At A Buffet? The Texas Medical Association Tells You What’s Risky During Pandemic (KTVT-TV CBS 11) July 6

Texas Coronavirus Cases Top 1,300 From Child Care Facilities Alone (KTVT-TV CBS 11) July 6

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott needs your help to beat the coronavirus: Wear a mask (Dallas Morning News) July 6

Masks are now required in Texas. What if you can’t wear one because of a medical condition? (Dallas Morning News) July 5

Titus County: A look at one of the worst COVID-19 hotspots in Texas (WFAA-TV) July 5


Texas Rangers Right Fielder Joey Gallo Tests Positive For COVID-19 (KTVT-TV CBS 11) July 6

When COVID is over, let’s keep working from home (Dallas Morning News) July 6

No, wearing a mask doesn’t have any negative health effects (Dallas Morning News) July 5

COVID-19 risk chart: Going to bar, large church service among high-risk activities | View list (WFAA-TV) July 5

COVID-19 has blown up air travel for nearly four months. The next four could shape it even more. (Dallas Morning News) July 5

Is moving football to the spring really such a bad idea? Like it or not, it’s time to consider the option (Dallas Morning News) July 5