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Monday, July 6

Plano

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

https://www.dallasnews.com/news/public-health/2020/07/06/plano-hosting-free-covid-19-testing-for-older-adults/

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

https://communityimpact.com/dallas-fort-worth/plano/dining/2020/07/04/owner-of-planos-bavarian-grill-fights-to-keep-27-year-business-afloat/?type=article&utm_source=newsletter&utm_campaign=newsletter_article

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

https://communityimpact.com/dallas-fort-worth/plano/government/2020/07/02/city-of-plano-to-enforce-governors-order-requiring-masks-in-public-spacesincluding-warnings-fines/?type=article&utm_source=newsletter&utm_campaign=newsletter_article

North Texas

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

https://dfw.cbslocal.com/2020/07/06/tarrant-county-public-health-2-more-dead-covid-19/

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

https://www.wfaa.com/article/news/health/coronavirus/coronavirus-dallas-fort-worth-live-updates-north-texas-july-6/287-92f68aab-8717-4161-84b5-2df790299664

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

https://www.dallasnews.com/news/2020/07/06/after-dallas-mother-and-daughter-die-of-coronavirus-hours-apart-their-family-pleads-take-covid-19-seriously/

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

https://www.nbcdfw.com/news/local/something-good/superheroes-surprise-boy-after-birthday-party-canceled-over-pandemic/2401401/

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

https://dfw.cbslocal.com/2020/07/06/total-of-55-dallas-fire-rescue-firefighters-test-positive-coronavirus/

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

https://www.fox4news.com/news/hunt-county-sues-covid-19-patient-for-repeatedly-leaving-home

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

https://www.dallasnews.com/business/real-estate/2020/07/06/pandemic-hammers-d-fw-apartment-market/

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

https://www.dallasnews.com/news/public-health/2020/07/05/dallas-county-reports-1062-new-coronavirus-cases-amid-rampant-community-spread/?utm_source=Newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_content=Dallas-born+teen+s+citizenship+not+recognized%2C+masks+don+t+cause+illness%2C+remains+of+Texas+soldier+identified%3A+Your+Monday+morning+roundup&utm_campaign=MorningRoundup_07062020

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

https://www.fox4news.com/news/40-north-texas-hospitals-receiving-additional-cases-of-remdesivir-to-treat-covid-19-patients

Texas

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

https://www.fox4news.com/news/houston-austin-area-leaders-ask-for-stay-at-home-order

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

https://dfw.cbslocal.com/2020/07/06/ordering-takeout-versus-eating-at-a-buffet-the-texas-medical-association-tells-you-whats-risky-during-pandemic/

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

https://dfw.cbslocal.com/2020/07/06/texas-coronavirus-cases-top-1300-from-child-care-facilities-alone/

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

https://www.dallasnews.com/news/politics/2020/07/06/texas-gov-greg-abbott-needs-your-help-to-beat-the-coronavirus-wear-a-mask/

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

https://www.dallasnews.com/news/public-health/2020/07/05/masks-are-now-required-in-texas-what-if-you-cant-wear-one-because-of-a-medical-condition/

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

https://www.wfaa.com/article/news/health/coronavirus/titus-county-a-look-at-one-of-texass-worst-covid-19-hotspots/287-2ac2d1ce-98ec-460d-bb6b-2df5b14e8827

Other

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

https://dfw.cbslocal.com/2020/07/06/texas-rangers-right-fielder-joey-gallo-tests-positive-for-covid-19/

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

https://www.dallasnews.com/opinion/editorials/2020/07/06/when-covid-is-over-lets-keep-working-from-home/

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

https://www.dallasnews.com/news/public-health/2020/07/05/no-wearing-a-face-mask-doesnt-have-any-negative-health-effects/?utm_source=Newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_content=Dallas-born+teen+s+citizenship+not+recognized%2C+masks+don+t+cause+illness%2C+remains+of+Texas+soldier+identified%3A+Your+Monday+morning+roundup&utm_campaign=MorningRoundup_07062020

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

https://www.wfaa.com/article/news/health/coronavirus/chart-shows-covid-19-risk-for-37-common-activities/285-01d2c067-9bbd-4708-be17-985afb75823d

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

https://www.dallasnews.com/business/airlines/2020/07/05/covid-19-has-blown-up-air-travel-for-nearly-four-months-the-next-four-could-shape-it-even-more/?utm_source=Newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_content=Dallas-born+teen+s+citizenship+not+recognized%2C+masks+don+t+cause+illness%2C+remains+of+Texas+soldier+identified%3A+Your+Monday+morning+roundup&utm_campaign=MorningRoundup_07062020

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

https://www.dallasnews.com/sports/oklahoma-sooners/2020/07/05/is-moving-football-to-the-spring-really-such-a-bad-idea-like-it-or-not-its-time-to-consider-the-option/?utm_source=Newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_content=Dallas-born+teen+s+citizenship+not+recognized%2C+masks+don+t+cause+illness%2C+remains+of+Texas+soldier+identified%3A+Your+Monday+morning+roundup&utm_campaign=MorningRoundup_07062020