Plano In the News


Thursday, July 2


Plano Mayor Disappointed Council Didn’t Adopt Mask Mandate (KTVT-TV CBS 11) July 1

Plano City Council Narrowly Passes Unenforceable Face Mask Ordinance After Hours of Debate (Local Profile) July 1

At Least Half A Dozen North Texas Cities, Counties Implement Mask Mandates for Businesses (KTVT-TV CBS 11) July 1

Fast-casual Ikigai Udon restaurant in Plano closes after 3 years in business (Community Impact) July 1

North Texas

Dallas County adds more than 700 new COVID-19 cases in one day (KDFW-TV Fox 4) July 2

Dallas County reports 708 new coronavirus cases, far surpassing previous one-day high (Dallas Morning News) July 2

Allen won’t consider requiring masks at businesses during COVID-19 outbreak, city says (Dallas Morning News) July 2

Dallas Mother of 3 Dies After Complications Following COVID-19 Battle (KXAS-TV NBC 5) July 1

Fitness Studio Owner Worries Gyms Might Close Next If COVID-19 Cases Don’t Flatten (KXAS-TV NBC 5) July 1

At Least Half A Dozen North Texas Cities, Counties Implement Mask Mandates For Businesses (KTVT-TV CBS 11) July 1

Parkland Hospital in Dallas is opening its fourth unit to treat COVID-19 patients (KDFW-TV Fox 4) July 1

Travelers, employees required to wear face covering at DFW Airport starting Thursday (KDFW-TV Fox 4) July 1

First Baptist Dallas confirms positive cases among choir members ahead of vice president’s visit (KDFW-TV Fox 4) July 1

Cook Children’s Hospital seeing spike in COVID-19 cases among kids (KDFW-TV Fox 4) July 1

Concerns grow in Tarrant County as COVID-19 cases continue to surge (KDFW-TV Fox 4) July 1


Closures and Curfews Hit Texas Beaches Ahead of July 4 Holiday Weekend (KXAS-TV NBC 5) July 2

Texas won’t specify where hospital beds are available as coronavirus cases hit record highs (WFAA-TV) July 2

’The disease is a human issue’: LULAC demands action from Gov. Abbott regarding COVID-19 among Latinos (WFAA-TV) July 2

Big Bend National Park Temporarily Closes Following Positive COVID-19 Case (KTVT-TV CBS 11) July 2

Texas Education Agency: 1 in 10 students have disengaged during the pandemic (Community Impact) July 1


What will the long-term effects of COVID-19 pandemic be on our nurses? (WFAA-TV) July 2

1 in 20 people have asymptomatic COVID-19, Dallas doctor says (KDFW-TV Fox 4) July 1