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Dallas Meat Plant Pausing Production, Requiring COVID-19 Testing of Workers

Dallas Meat Plant Pausing Production, Requiring COVID-19 Testing of Workers

After a family member says an employee died after contracting COVID-19, a Dallas meat processing plant says it has temporarily stopped production so that all e [...] Read full article: Dallas Meat Plant Pausing Production, Re...→

Dallas Meat Plant Pausing Production, Requiring COVID-19 Testing of Workers

Dallas Meat Plant Pausing Production, Requiring COVID-19 Testing of Workers

After a family member says an employee died after contracting COVID-19, a Dallas meat processing plant says it has temporarily stopped production so that all e [...] Read full article: Dallas Meat Plant Pausing Production, Re...→

New Dallas County COVID-19 Cases Climb Back Above 200 Friday; Four Deaths Reported

New Dallas County COVID-19 Cases Climb Back Above 200 Friday; Four Deaths Reported

After dropping into the 180s for the last two days, the number of new COVID-19 cases in Dallas County again topped 200 on Friday, county health officials say. [...] Read full article: New Dallas County COVID-19 Cases Climb B...→

Dallas County May Lose Crucial Federal COVID-19 Testing This Month

Dallas County May Lose Crucial Federal COVID-19 Testing This Month

Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins is working to secure federally funded COVID-19 testing in the county beyond May 30. Without it, the county will lose the abili [...] Read full article: Dallas County May Lose Crucial Federal C...→

Dallas Students Recreate ‘We Are the World’ to Raise Money for COVID-19 Relief

Dallas Students Recreate ‘We Are the World’ to Raise Money for COVID-19 Relief

A group of rising juniors and seniors, from three Dallas high schools, recreate their version of “We Are The World,” to raise thousands of dollars for COVID-19 [...] Read full article: Dallas Students Recreate ‘We Are the Wor...→

Coronavirus In Texas: Dallas County Reports 251 COVID-19 Cases, 2 More Deaths

Coronavirus In Texas: Dallas County Reports 251 COVID-19 Cases, 2 More Deaths

Health officials are reporting 251 additional positive cases of the coronavirus in Dallas, bringing the total county-wide case count to 5,120, including 125 de [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Texas: Dallas County Repo...→

Boyfriend of jailed Dallas salon owner says she's being held in isolation due to COVID-19 outbreak

Boyfriend of jailed Dallas salon owner says she's being held in isolation due to COVID-19 outbreak

Tim Georgeff made an appearance on “Hannity” Wednesday to provide a status update on his girlfriend, Shelley Luther, after she was jailed for defying a court o [...] Read full article: Boyfriend of jailed Dallas salon owner s...→

Why Dallas County Doesn’t Report Recoveries From COVID-19

Why Dallas County Doesn’t Report Recoveries From COVID-19

There are some discrepancies between state and local jurisdictions when it comes to reporting how many people have recovered from the new coronavirus. Read full article: Why Dallas County Doesn’t Report Recover...→

Dallas County Commissioners Hear Doctors’ COVID Concerns

Dallas County Commissioners Hear Doctors’ COVID Concerns

A push to relax some coronavirus restrictions on Dallas County was turned away Tuesday as County Commissioners heard from doctors who said the number of cases [...] Read full article: Dallas County Commissioners Hear Doctors...→

Dallas County Reports Record Number of New COVID-19 Cases for 3rd Straight Day

Dallas County Reports Record Number of New COVID-19 Cases for 3rd Straight Day

Dallas County reported Tuesday a record number of positive COVID-19 cases for the third straight day and seven additional coronavirus-related deaths. Read full article: Dallas County Reports Record Number of N...→

Dallas County Reports Highest Single-Day Increase in COVID-19 Cases

Dallas County Reports Highest Single-Day Increase in COVID-19 Cases

Dallas County on Sunday reported one death and 234 new cases of the coronavirus — the highest single day jump in cases since tracking began in early March. The [...] Read full article: Dallas County Reports Highest Single-Day...→

Smithfield sausage plant resumes limited work; one worker died of COVID-19

Smithfield sausage plant resumes limited work; one worker died of COVID-19

The Smithfield sausage-making plant in St. Charles has been allowed to resume limited production, after the death of an employee due to COVID-19. Read full article: Smithfield sausage plant resumes limited...→

Dallas County Hits New Single-Day High With 179 New COVID-19 Cases, 5 More Deaths

Dallas County Hits New Single-Day High With 179 New COVID-19 Cases, 5 More Deaths

With the addition of five more deaths Thursday, more than 100 people have now died in Dallas County after contracting COVID-19, this according to county health [...] Read full article: Dallas County Hits New Single-Day High W...→

Tesla Posts Surprise First Quarter Profit Despite COVID-19 Plant Shutdown, Losses

Tesla Posts Surprise First Quarter Profit Despite COVID-19 Plant Shutdown, Losses

Tesla surprised investors and managed to eke out a small first-quarter net profit just as the coronavirus started to affect the electric car and solar panel ma [...] Read full article: Tesla Posts Surprise First Quarter Profi...→

Dallas County Reports Drop in New COVID-19 Cases But Adds 7 Deaths Thursday

Dallas County Reports Drop in New COVID-19 Cases But Adds 7 Deaths Thursday

Another seven people have died in Dallas County after contracting COVID-19, according to county health officials who also reported Thursday 183 new cases of th [...] Read full article: Dallas County Reports Drop in New COVID-...→

Dallas County Reports Another Death, 224 Additional Positive COVID-19 Cases

Dallas County Reports Another Death, 224 Additional Positive COVID-19 Cases

Health officials are reporting another death from the coronavirus and 224 additional positive cases in Dallas.  Read full article: Dallas County Reports Another Death, 224...→

6 More Dallas Residents Die From COVID-19, 235 More County Cases

6 More Dallas Residents Die From COVID-19, 235 More County Cases

Dallas County health officials have reported 235 more cases of COVID-19, along with the deaths of six more city of Dallas residents. Read full article: 6 More Dallas Residents Die From COVID-1...→

Dallas Mayor Taps Former Physician as City’s COVID-19 Health, Healthcare Access Czar

Dallas Mayor Taps Former Physician as City’s COVID-19 Health, Healthcare Access Czar

Dallas Mayor Eric Johnson, frustrated by the lack of COVID-19 testing in the city, has named a former physician turned investment advisor as the city’s first H [...] Read full article: Dallas Mayor Taps Former Physician as Ci...→

State confirms 194 cases of COVID-19 at Cold Spring poultry plant | MinnPost

Plus: Wisconsin governor allows nearly all nonessential retail stores to reopen; three teenagers face charges for attack on woman at a Green Line station; Minn [...] Read full article: State confirms 194 cases of COVID-19 at ...→

BorgWarner plant repair puts new safety, production protocols to the test

The work it took to restore BorgWarner's plant in Seneca, S.C., highlighted the urgency of having new protocols for production and made previously uncertain cu [...] Read full article: BorgWarner plant repair puts new safety,...→

10 More Dead in Dallas County Friday, 249 New COVID-19 Cases Confirmed

10 More Dead in Dallas County Friday, 249 New COVID-19 Cases Confirmed

The Dallas County Health and Human Services Department announced another 249 new cases of COVID-19 Friday along with 10 more deaths, tying the county’s record [...] Read full article: 10 More Dead in Dallas County Friday, 24...→

Dallas County COVID-19 Cases Top 5,000, 125 Dead With Latest Update Thursday

Dallas County COVID-19 Cases Top 5,000, 125 Dead With Latest Update Thursday

The Dallas County Health and Human Services Department announced another 251 new cases of COVID-19 Thursday, sending the total number of cases confirmed in the [...] Read full article: Dallas County COVID-19 Cases Top 5,000, ...→

Tesla abruptly suspends production at Chinese plant, report says

The reason for the abrupt halt wasn’t immediately clear but Chinese technology news site 36kr reported that it was because of component shortages. Read full article: Tesla abruptly suspends production at Ch...→

Dallas County Reports 246 Additional Positive COVID-19 Cases, 2 More Deaths

Dallas County Reports 246 Additional Positive COVID-19 Cases, 2 More Deaths

Dallas County Health and Human Services is reporting 246 additional positive cases of the coronavirus and two more deaths from the disease.  Read full article: Dallas County Reports 246 Additional Pos...→

3 USDA meat inspectors dead, about 145 diagnosed with COVID-19

3 USDA meat inspectors dead, about 145 diagnosed with COVID-19

Hundreds of federal meat inspectors have been exposed to COVID-19, as coronavirus outbreaks spread to thousands of workers at processing plants across the coun [...] Read full article: 3 USDA meat inspectors dead, about 145 d...→

Coronavirus Latest: Tyson Warns More Meat Plant Closures Are Coming

Coronavirus Latest: Tyson Warns More Meat Plant Closures Are Coming

The company also said it will continue producing less meat than usual, as workers refrain from coming to work during the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Coronavirus Latest: Tyson Warns More Mea...→

4 More Deaths, 181 New Cases of COVID-19 Reported in Dallas County

4 More Deaths, 181 New Cases of COVID-19 Reported in Dallas County

Dallas County reported four additional deaths and 181 new positive cases of the coronavirus Saturday. The four deaths included a Irving man in his 20s, a Richa [...] Read full article: 4 More Deaths, 181 New Cases of COVID-19...→

One-Week Spike In COVID-19 Cases At Tyson Pork Processing Plant

One-Week Spike In COVID-19 Cases At Tyson Pork Processing Plant

Nearly 900 workers at a Tyson Food plant in Indiana have reportedly tested positive for the coronavirus - a massive hike in cases in less than a week.WISH-TV r [...] Read full article: One-Week Spike In COVID-19 Cases At Tyso...→

Trump’s meat processing order debated; closed Minnesota plant euthanizing excess hogs

Trump’s meat processing order debated; closed Minnesota plant euthanizing excess hogs

Big meatpacking companies that have struggled to keep plants running during the coronavirus crisis said Wednesday that they welcomed President Donald Trump’s e [...] Read full article: Trump’s meat processing order debated; c...→

State, congressional leaders pledge to quickly reopen Worthington pork plant where 26 tested positive for COVID-19 | MinnPost

U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson, a Democrat from Minnesota’s 7th Congressional District who chairs the House’s Agriculture Committee, said a task force that includes [...] Read full article: State, congressional leaders pledge to q...→

COVID-19 Cancellations Cause Dallas Tourism Turmoil

COVID-19 Cancellations Cause Dallas Tourism Turmoil

There were 98 events booked for the city of Dallas in 2020 and 31 have cancelled which includes seven citywide events. Read full article: COVID-19 Cancellations Cause Dallas Tour...→

Dallas Arboretum And Botanical Garden Reopens June 1st With COVID-19 Changes

Dallas Arboretum And Botanical Garden Reopens June 1st With COVID-19 Changes

The Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden will reopen on Monday, June 1st with timed ticketing to provide for the health and safety of its guests and employees [...] Read full article: Dallas Arboretum And Botanical Garden Re...→

With 6 Deaths, 235 New COVID-19 Cases Thursday, Dallas County on Pace for Less Deadly Week

With 6 Deaths, 235 New COVID-19 Cases Thursday, Dallas County on Pace for Less Deadly Week

Even with six more dead and 235 new COVID-19 infections announced Thursday, Dallas County leaders say they're on pace for a less deadly week. Read full article: With 6 Deaths, 235 New COVID-19 Cases Th...→

Dallas County Records 3 More COVID-19 Deaths, Lowest Number of New Cases in 9 Days

Dallas County Records 3 More COVID-19 Deaths, Lowest Number of New Cases in 9 Days

One day after tying the single-day high for new cases, Dallas County reported the lowest number of new COVID-19 cases seen in more than a week along with three [...] Read full article: Dallas County Records 3 More COVID-19 De...→

Second Cargill plant in Canada to close while American meat industry copes with coronavirus concerns

Second Cargill plant in Canada to close while American meat industry copes with coronavirus concerns

Starting on Wednesday, the plant is scheduled to close temporarily to test employees for the new coronavirus after more than 60 cases were confirmed among staf [...] Read full article: Second Cargill plant in Canada to close ...→

Coronavirus In MN: Cloquet's USG Plant Suspends Operations After 2 Workers Test Positive For COVID-19

Coronavirus In MN: Cloquet's USG Plant Suspends Operations After 2 Workers Test Positive For COVID-19

The USG plant in Cloquet, Minnesota, has temporarily suspended operations after two workers tested positive for COVID-19. Read full article: Coronavirus In MN: Cloquet's USG Plant S...→

NY Now Requiring Hospitals to Report COVID-Linked Pediatric Illness Cases Immediately

NY Now Requiring Hospitals to Report COVID-Linked Pediatric Illness Cases Immediately

There are now more than five dozen cases so far reported in New York state of the pediatric syndrome that appears connected to COVID-19 Read full article: NY Now Requiring Hospitals to Report COV...→

Supermarkets add more plant-based products to meet demand amid possible meat shortages

Supermarkets add more plant-based products to meet demand amid possible meat shortages

As the meat supply in the U.S. has started to decrease amid the coronavirus pandemic, the market is ripe for growth in the plant-based product sector. Read full article: Supermarkets add more plant-based produc...→

Production shutdowns shrink meat supplies at stores

Production shutdowns shrink meat supplies at stores

U.S. meat supplies are dwindling due to coronavirus-related production shutdowns. As a result, some stores like Costco and restaurants like Wendy’s are limitin [...] Read full article: Production shutdowns shrink meat supplie...→

One Meat Plant. One Thousand Infections.

One Meat Plant. One Thousand Infections.

Why meat and poultry processing plants are some of the most vulnerable job sites in the country. Read full article: One Meat Plant. One Thousand Infections....→

U.S. meat industry seen as source of most new COVID hotspots

U.S. meat industry seen as source of most new COVID hotspots

Economist: Infection rate higher in states where outbreaks in slaughterhouses "appear to be a big part of the story." Read full article: U.S. meat industry seen as source of mos...→

Plant-based alternatives to meat find new markets during coronavirus pandemic

Sales of plant-based meat alternatives are widening and finding new markets during the coronavirus pandemic, as concerns mount over health and safety issues at [...] Read full article: Plant-based alternatives to meat find ne...→

Worthington pork plant workers on conditions that led to COVID-19 outbreak | MinnPost

Plus: Sen. Housley calls on Gov. Walz to test more in long-term care facilities; Izzy's closes its St. Paul shop; Minnesota Book Award winners announced; Best [...] Read full article: Worthington pork plant workers on condit...→

New Dallas County COVID-19 Cases Climb Back Above 200 Friday; Four Deaths Reported

New Dallas County COVID-19 Cases Climb Back Above 200 Friday; Four Deaths Reported

After dropping into the 180s for the last two days, the number of new COVID-19 cases in Dallas County again topped 200 on Friday, county health officials say. [...] Read full article: New Dallas County COVID-19 Cases Climb B...→

COVID-19 Cancellations Cause Dallas Tourism Turmoil

COVID-19 Cancellations Cause Dallas Tourism Turmoil

There were 98 events booked for the city of Dallas in 2020 and 31 have cancelled which includes seven citywide events. Read full article: COVID-19 Cancellations Cause Dallas Tour...→

Dallas County Reports Another Death, 224 Additional Positive COVID-19 Cases

Dallas County Reports Another Death, 224 Additional Positive COVID-19 Cases

Health officials are reporting another death from the coronavirus and 224 additional positive cases in Dallas.  Read full article: Dallas County Reports Another Death, 224...→

With 6 Deaths, 235 New COVID-19 Cases Thursday, Dallas County on Pace for Less Deadly Week

With 6 Deaths, 235 New COVID-19 Cases Thursday, Dallas County on Pace for Less Deadly Week

Even with six more dead and 235 new COVID-19 infections announced Thursday, Dallas County leaders say they're on pace for a less deadly week. Read full article: With 6 Deaths, 235 New COVID-19 Cases Th...→

Dallas Mayor Taps Former Physician as City’s COVID-19 Health, Healthcare Access Czar

Dallas Mayor Taps Former Physician as City’s COVID-19 Health, Healthcare Access Czar

Dallas Mayor Eric Johnson, frustrated by the lack of COVID-19 testing in the city, has named a former physician turned investment advisor as the city’s first H [...] Read full article: Dallas Mayor Taps Former Physician as Ci...→

Dallas County May Lose Crucial Federal COVID-19 Testing This Month

Dallas County May Lose Crucial Federal COVID-19 Testing This Month

Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins is working to secure federally funded COVID-19 testing in the county beyond May 30. Without it, the county will lose the abili [...] Read full article: Dallas County May Lose Crucial Federal C...→

BorgWarner plant repair puts new safety, production protocols to the test

The work it took to restore BorgWarner's plant in Seneca, S.C., highlighted the urgency of having new protocols for production and made previously uncertain cu [...] Read full article: BorgWarner plant repair puts new safety,...→

Dallas County COVID-19 Cases Top 5,000, 125 Dead With Latest Update Thursday

Dallas County COVID-19 Cases Top 5,000, 125 Dead With Latest Update Thursday

The Dallas County Health and Human Services Department announced another 251 new cases of COVID-19 Thursday, sending the total number of cases confirmed in the [...] Read full article: Dallas County COVID-19 Cases Top 5,000, ...→

Boyfriend of jailed Dallas salon owner says she's being held in isolation due to COVID-19 outbreak

Boyfriend of jailed Dallas salon owner says she's being held in isolation due to COVID-19 outbreak

Tim Georgeff made an appearance on “Hannity” Wednesday to provide a status update on his girlfriend, Shelley Luther, after she was jailed for defying a court o [...] Read full article: Boyfriend of jailed Dallas salon owner s...→

NY Now Requiring Hospitals to Report COVID-Linked Pediatric Illness Cases Immediately

NY Now Requiring Hospitals to Report COVID-Linked Pediatric Illness Cases Immediately

There are now more than five dozen cases so far reported in New York state of the pediatric syndrome that appears connected to COVID-19 Read full article: NY Now Requiring Hospitals to Report COV...→

Dallas County Reports 246 Additional Positive COVID-19 Cases, 2 More Deaths

Dallas County Reports 246 Additional Positive COVID-19 Cases, 2 More Deaths

Dallas County Health and Human Services is reporting 246 additional positive cases of the coronavirus and two more deaths from the disease.  Read full article: Dallas County Reports 246 Additional Pos...→

Dallas County Commissioners Hear Doctors’ COVID Concerns

Dallas County Commissioners Hear Doctors’ COVID Concerns

A push to relax some coronavirus restrictions on Dallas County was turned away Tuesday as County Commissioners heard from doctors who said the number of cases [...] Read full article: Dallas County Commissioners Hear Doctors...→

Production shutdowns shrink meat supplies at stores

Production shutdowns shrink meat supplies at stores

U.S. meat supplies are dwindling due to coronavirus-related production shutdowns. As a result, some stores like Costco and restaurants like Wendy’s are limitin [...] Read full article: Production shutdowns shrink meat supplie...→

Coronavirus Latest: Tyson Warns More Meat Plant Closures Are Coming

Coronavirus Latest: Tyson Warns More Meat Plant Closures Are Coming

The company also said it will continue producing less meat than usual, as workers refrain from coming to work during the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Coronavirus Latest: Tyson Warns More Mea...→

Dallas County Reports Highest Single-Day Increase in COVID-19 Cases

Dallas County Reports Highest Single-Day Increase in COVID-19 Cases

Dallas County on Sunday reported one death and 234 new cases of the coronavirus — the highest single day jump in cases since tracking began in early March. The [...] Read full article: Dallas County Reports Highest Single-Day...→

One-Week Spike In COVID-19 Cases At Tyson Pork Processing Plant

One-Week Spike In COVID-19 Cases At Tyson Pork Processing Plant

Nearly 900 workers at a Tyson Food plant in Indiana have reportedly tested positive for the coronavirus - a massive hike in cases in less than a week.WISH-TV r [...] Read full article: One-Week Spike In COVID-19 Cases At Tyso...→

Dallas County Hits New Single-Day High With 179 New COVID-19 Cases, 5 More Deaths

Dallas County Hits New Single-Day High With 179 New COVID-19 Cases, 5 More Deaths

With the addition of five more deaths Thursday, more than 100 people have now died in Dallas County after contracting COVID-19, this according to county health [...] Read full article: Dallas County Hits New Single-Day High W...→

Plant-based alternatives to meat find new markets during coronavirus pandemic

Sales of plant-based meat alternatives are widening and finding new markets during the coronavirus pandemic, as concerns mount over health and safety issues at [...] Read full article: Plant-based alternatives to meat find ne...→

State, congressional leaders pledge to quickly reopen Worthington pork plant where 26 tested positive for COVID-19 | MinnPost

U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson, a Democrat from Minnesota’s 7th Congressional District who chairs the House’s Agriculture Committee, said a task force that includes [...] Read full article: State, congressional leaders pledge to q...→

Dallas County Reports Drop in New COVID-19 Cases But Adds 7 Deaths Thursday

Dallas County Reports Drop in New COVID-19 Cases But Adds 7 Deaths Thursday

Another seven people have died in Dallas County after contracting COVID-19, according to county health officials who also reported Thursday 183 new cases of th [...] Read full article: Dallas County Reports Drop in New COVID-...→

Dallas Arboretum And Botanical Garden Reopens June 1st With COVID-19 Changes

Dallas Arboretum And Botanical Garden Reopens June 1st With COVID-19 Changes

The Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden will reopen on Monday, June 1st with timed ticketing to provide for the health and safety of its guests and employees [...] Read full article: Dallas Arboretum And Botanical Garden Re...→

6 More Dallas Residents Die From COVID-19, 235 More County Cases

6 More Dallas Residents Die From COVID-19, 235 More County Cases

Dallas County health officials have reported 235 more cases of COVID-19, along with the deaths of six more city of Dallas residents. Read full article: 6 More Dallas Residents Die From COVID-1...→

Dallas County Records 3 More COVID-19 Deaths, Lowest Number of New Cases in 9 Days

Dallas County Records 3 More COVID-19 Deaths, Lowest Number of New Cases in 9 Days

One day after tying the single-day high for new cases, Dallas County reported the lowest number of new COVID-19 cases seen in more than a week along with three [...] Read full article: Dallas County Records 3 More COVID-19 De...→

State confirms 194 cases of COVID-19 at Cold Spring poultry plant | MinnPost

Plus: Wisconsin governor allows nearly all nonessential retail stores to reopen; three teenagers face charges for attack on woman at a Green Line station; Minn [...] Read full article: State confirms 194 cases of COVID-19 at ...→

Dallas Students Recreate ‘We Are the World’ to Raise Money for COVID-19 Relief

Dallas Students Recreate ‘We Are the World’ to Raise Money for COVID-19 Relief

A group of rising juniors and seniors, from three Dallas high schools, recreate their version of “We Are The World,” to raise thousands of dollars for COVID-19 [...] Read full article: Dallas Students Recreate ‘We Are the Wor...→

Second Cargill plant in Canada to close while American meat industry copes with coronavirus concerns

Second Cargill plant in Canada to close while American meat industry copes with coronavirus concerns

Starting on Wednesday, the plant is scheduled to close temporarily to test employees for the new coronavirus after more than 60 cases were confirmed among staf [...] Read full article: Second Cargill plant in Canada to close ...→

10 More Dead in Dallas County Friday, 249 New COVID-19 Cases Confirmed

10 More Dead in Dallas County Friday, 249 New COVID-19 Cases Confirmed

The Dallas County Health and Human Services Department announced another 249 new cases of COVID-19 Friday along with 10 more deaths, tying the county’s record [...] Read full article: 10 More Dead in Dallas County Friday, 24...→

Coronavirus In Texas: Dallas County Reports 251 COVID-19 Cases, 2 More Deaths

Coronavirus In Texas: Dallas County Reports 251 COVID-19 Cases, 2 More Deaths

Health officials are reporting 251 additional positive cases of the coronavirus in Dallas, bringing the total county-wide case count to 5,120, including 125 de [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Texas: Dallas County Repo...→

Coronavirus In MN: Cloquet's USG Plant Suspends Operations After 2 Workers Test Positive For COVID-19

Coronavirus In MN: Cloquet's USG Plant Suspends Operations After 2 Workers Test Positive For COVID-19

The USG plant in Cloquet, Minnesota, has temporarily suspended operations after two workers tested positive for COVID-19. Read full article: Coronavirus In MN: Cloquet's USG Plant S...→

Tesla abruptly suspends production at Chinese plant, report says

The reason for the abrupt halt wasn’t immediately clear but Chinese technology news site 36kr reported that it was because of component shortages. Read full article: Tesla abruptly suspends production at Ch...→

Why Dallas County Doesn’t Report Recoveries From COVID-19

Why Dallas County Doesn’t Report Recoveries From COVID-19

There are some discrepancies between state and local jurisdictions when it comes to reporting how many people have recovered from the new coronavirus. Read full article: Why Dallas County Doesn’t Report Recover...→

Supermarkets add more plant-based products to meet demand amid possible meat shortages

Supermarkets add more plant-based products to meet demand amid possible meat shortages

As the meat supply in the U.S. has started to decrease amid the coronavirus pandemic, the market is ripe for growth in the plant-based product sector. Read full article: Supermarkets add more plant-based produc...→

3 USDA meat inspectors dead, about 145 diagnosed with COVID-19

3 USDA meat inspectors dead, about 145 diagnosed with COVID-19

Hundreds of federal meat inspectors have been exposed to COVID-19, as coronavirus outbreaks spread to thousands of workers at processing plants across the coun [...] Read full article: 3 USDA meat inspectors dead, about 145 d...→

Dallas County Reports Record Number of New COVID-19 Cases for 3rd Straight Day

Dallas County Reports Record Number of New COVID-19 Cases for 3rd Straight Day

Dallas County reported Tuesday a record number of positive COVID-19 cases for the third straight day and seven additional coronavirus-related deaths. Read full article: Dallas County Reports Record Number of N...→

One Meat Plant. One Thousand Infections.

One Meat Plant. One Thousand Infections.

Why meat and poultry processing plants are some of the most vulnerable job sites in the country. Read full article: One Meat Plant. One Thousand Infections....→

4 More Deaths, 181 New Cases of COVID-19 Reported in Dallas County

4 More Deaths, 181 New Cases of COVID-19 Reported in Dallas County

Dallas County reported four additional deaths and 181 new positive cases of the coronavirus Saturday. The four deaths included a Irving man in his 20s, a Richa [...] Read full article: 4 More Deaths, 181 New Cases of COVID-19...→

Smithfield sausage plant resumes limited work; one worker died of COVID-19

Smithfield sausage plant resumes limited work; one worker died of COVID-19

The Smithfield sausage-making plant in St. Charles has been allowed to resume limited production, after the death of an employee due to COVID-19. Read full article: Smithfield sausage plant resumes limited...→

U.S. meat industry seen as source of most new COVID hotspots

U.S. meat industry seen as source of most new COVID hotspots

Economist: Infection rate higher in states where outbreaks in slaughterhouses "appear to be a big part of the story." Read full article: U.S. meat industry seen as source of mos...→

Trump’s meat processing order debated; closed Minnesota plant euthanizing excess hogs

Trump’s meat processing order debated; closed Minnesota plant euthanizing excess hogs

Big meatpacking companies that have struggled to keep plants running during the coronavirus crisis said Wednesday that they welcomed President Donald Trump’s e [...] Read full article: Trump’s meat processing order debated; c...→

Tesla Posts Surprise First Quarter Profit Despite COVID-19 Plant Shutdown, Losses

Tesla Posts Surprise First Quarter Profit Despite COVID-19 Plant Shutdown, Losses

Tesla surprised investors and managed to eke out a small first-quarter net profit just as the coronavirus started to affect the electric car and solar panel ma [...] Read full article: Tesla Posts Surprise First Quarter Profi...→

Worthington pork plant workers on conditions that led to COVID-19 outbreak | MinnPost

Plus: Sen. Housley calls on Gov. Walz to test more in long-term care facilities; Izzy's closes its St. Paul shop; Minnesota Book Award winners announced; Best [...] Read full article: Worthington pork plant workers on condit...→

New Dallas County COVID-19 Cases Climb Back Above 200 Friday; Four Deaths Reported

New Dallas County COVID-19 Cases Climb Back Above 200 Friday; Four Deaths Reported

After dropping into the 180s for the last two days, the number of new COVID-19 cases in Dallas County again topped 200 on Friday, county health officials say. [...] Read full article: New Dallas County COVID-19 Cases Climb B...→

Dallas County Reports Drop in New COVID-19 Cases But Adds 7 Deaths Thursday

Dallas County Reports Drop in New COVID-19 Cases But Adds 7 Deaths Thursday

Another seven people have died in Dallas County after contracting COVID-19, according to county health officials who also reported Thursday 183 new cases of th [...] Read full article: Dallas County Reports Drop in New COVID-...→

COVID-19 Cancellations Cause Dallas Tourism Turmoil

COVID-19 Cancellations Cause Dallas Tourism Turmoil

There were 98 events booked for the city of Dallas in 2020 and 31 have cancelled which includes seven citywide events. Read full article: COVID-19 Cancellations Cause Dallas Tour...→

Dallas County Reports Another Death, 224 Additional Positive COVID-19 Cases

Dallas County Reports Another Death, 224 Additional Positive COVID-19 Cases

Health officials are reporting another death from the coronavirus and 224 additional positive cases in Dallas.  Read full article: Dallas County Reports Another Death, 224...→

Dallas Arboretum And Botanical Garden Reopens June 1st With COVID-19 Changes

Dallas Arboretum And Botanical Garden Reopens June 1st With COVID-19 Changes

The Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden will reopen on Monday, June 1st with timed ticketing to provide for the health and safety of its guests and employees [...] Read full article: Dallas Arboretum And Botanical Garden Re...→

6 More Dallas Residents Die From COVID-19, 235 More County Cases

6 More Dallas Residents Die From COVID-19, 235 More County Cases

Dallas County health officials have reported 235 more cases of COVID-19, along with the deaths of six more city of Dallas residents. Read full article: 6 More Dallas Residents Die From COVID-1...→

With 6 Deaths, 235 New COVID-19 Cases Thursday, Dallas County on Pace for Less Deadly Week

With 6 Deaths, 235 New COVID-19 Cases Thursday, Dallas County on Pace for Less Deadly Week

Even with six more dead and 235 new COVID-19 infections announced Thursday, Dallas County leaders say they're on pace for a less deadly week. Read full article: With 6 Deaths, 235 New COVID-19 Cases Th...→

Dallas Mayor Taps Former Physician as City’s COVID-19 Health, Healthcare Access Czar

Dallas Mayor Taps Former Physician as City’s COVID-19 Health, Healthcare Access Czar

Dallas Mayor Eric Johnson, frustrated by the lack of COVID-19 testing in the city, has named a former physician turned investment advisor as the city’s first H [...] Read full article: Dallas Mayor Taps Former Physician as Ci...→

Dallas County Records 3 More COVID-19 Deaths, Lowest Number of New Cases in 9 Days

Dallas County Records 3 More COVID-19 Deaths, Lowest Number of New Cases in 9 Days

One day after tying the single-day high for new cases, Dallas County reported the lowest number of new COVID-19 cases seen in more than a week along with three [...] Read full article: Dallas County Records 3 More COVID-19 De...→

Dallas County May Lose Crucial Federal COVID-19 Testing This Month

Dallas County May Lose Crucial Federal COVID-19 Testing This Month

Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins is working to secure federally funded COVID-19 testing in the county beyond May 30. Without it, the county will lose the abili [...] Read full article: Dallas County May Lose Crucial Federal C...→

State confirms 194 cases of COVID-19 at Cold Spring poultry plant | MinnPost

Plus: Wisconsin governor allows nearly all nonessential retail stores to reopen; three teenagers face charges for attack on woman at a Green Line station; Minn [...] Read full article: State confirms 194 cases of COVID-19 at ...→

Dallas Students Recreate ‘We Are the World’ to Raise Money for COVID-19 Relief

Dallas Students Recreate ‘We Are the World’ to Raise Money for COVID-19 Relief

A group of rising juniors and seniors, from three Dallas high schools, recreate their version of “We Are The World,” to raise thousands of dollars for COVID-19 [...] Read full article: Dallas Students Recreate ‘We Are the Wor...→

BorgWarner plant repair puts new safety, production protocols to the test

The work it took to restore BorgWarner's plant in Seneca, S.C., highlighted the urgency of having new protocols for production and made previously uncertain cu [...] Read full article: BorgWarner plant repair puts new safety,...→

Second Cargill plant in Canada to close while American meat industry copes with coronavirus concerns

Second Cargill plant in Canada to close while American meat industry copes with coronavirus concerns

Starting on Wednesday, the plant is scheduled to close temporarily to test employees for the new coronavirus after more than 60 cases were confirmed among staf [...] Read full article: Second Cargill plant in Canada to close ...→

10 More Dead in Dallas County Friday, 249 New COVID-19 Cases Confirmed

10 More Dead in Dallas County Friday, 249 New COVID-19 Cases Confirmed

The Dallas County Health and Human Services Department announced another 249 new cases of COVID-19 Friday along with 10 more deaths, tying the county’s record [...] Read full article: 10 More Dead in Dallas County Friday, 24...→

Coronavirus In Texas: Dallas County Reports 251 COVID-19 Cases, 2 More Deaths

Coronavirus In Texas: Dallas County Reports 251 COVID-19 Cases, 2 More Deaths

Health officials are reporting 251 additional positive cases of the coronavirus in Dallas, bringing the total county-wide case count to 5,120, including 125 de [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Texas: Dallas County Repo...→

Dallas County COVID-19 Cases Top 5,000, 125 Dead With Latest Update Thursday

Dallas County COVID-19 Cases Top 5,000, 125 Dead With Latest Update Thursday

The Dallas County Health and Human Services Department announced another 251 new cases of COVID-19 Thursday, sending the total number of cases confirmed in the [...] Read full article: Dallas County COVID-19 Cases Top 5,000, ...→

Coronavirus In MN: Cloquet's USG Plant Suspends Operations After 2 Workers Test Positive For COVID-19

Coronavirus In MN: Cloquet's USG Plant Suspends Operations After 2 Workers Test Positive For COVID-19

The USG plant in Cloquet, Minnesota, has temporarily suspended operations after two workers tested positive for COVID-19. Read full article: Coronavirus In MN: Cloquet's USG Plant S...→

Boyfriend of jailed Dallas salon owner says she's being held in isolation due to COVID-19 outbreak

Boyfriend of jailed Dallas salon owner says she's being held in isolation due to COVID-19 outbreak

Tim Georgeff made an appearance on “Hannity” Wednesday to provide a status update on his girlfriend, Shelley Luther, after she was jailed for defying a court o [...] Read full article: Boyfriend of jailed Dallas salon owner s...→

Tesla abruptly suspends production at Chinese plant, report says

The reason for the abrupt halt wasn’t immediately clear but Chinese technology news site 36kr reported that it was because of component shortages. Read full article: Tesla abruptly suspends production at Ch...→

NY Now Requiring Hospitals to Report COVID-Linked Pediatric Illness Cases Immediately

NY Now Requiring Hospitals to Report COVID-Linked Pediatric Illness Cases Immediately

There are now more than five dozen cases so far reported in New York state of the pediatric syndrome that appears connected to COVID-19 Read full article: NY Now Requiring Hospitals to Report COV...→

Why Dallas County Doesn’t Report Recoveries From COVID-19

Why Dallas County Doesn’t Report Recoveries From COVID-19

There are some discrepancies between state and local jurisdictions when it comes to reporting how many people have recovered from the new coronavirus. Read full article: Why Dallas County Doesn’t Report Recover...→

Dallas County Reports 246 Additional Positive COVID-19 Cases, 2 More Deaths

Dallas County Reports 246 Additional Positive COVID-19 Cases, 2 More Deaths

Dallas County Health and Human Services is reporting 246 additional positive cases of the coronavirus and two more deaths from the disease.  Read full article: Dallas County Reports 246 Additional Pos...→

Supermarkets add more plant-based products to meet demand amid possible meat shortages

Supermarkets add more plant-based products to meet demand amid possible meat shortages

As the meat supply in the U.S. has started to decrease amid the coronavirus pandemic, the market is ripe for growth in the plant-based product sector. Read full article: Supermarkets add more plant-based produc...→

Dallas County Commissioners Hear Doctors’ COVID Concerns

Dallas County Commissioners Hear Doctors’ COVID Concerns

A push to relax some coronavirus restrictions on Dallas County was turned away Tuesday as County Commissioners heard from doctors who said the number of cases [...] Read full article: Dallas County Commissioners Hear Doctors...→

3 USDA meat inspectors dead, about 145 diagnosed with COVID-19

3 USDA meat inspectors dead, about 145 diagnosed with COVID-19

Hundreds of federal meat inspectors have been exposed to COVID-19, as coronavirus outbreaks spread to thousands of workers at processing plants across the coun [...] Read full article: 3 USDA meat inspectors dead, about 145 d...→

Production shutdowns shrink meat supplies at stores

Production shutdowns shrink meat supplies at stores

U.S. meat supplies are dwindling due to coronavirus-related production shutdowns. As a result, some stores like Costco and restaurants like Wendy’s are limitin [...] Read full article: Production shutdowns shrink meat supplie...→

Dallas County Reports Record Number of New COVID-19 Cases for 3rd Straight Day

Dallas County Reports Record Number of New COVID-19 Cases for 3rd Straight Day

Dallas County reported Tuesday a record number of positive COVID-19 cases for the third straight day and seven additional coronavirus-related deaths. Read full article: Dallas County Reports Record Number of N...→

Coronavirus Latest: Tyson Warns More Meat Plant Closures Are Coming

Coronavirus Latest: Tyson Warns More Meat Plant Closures Are Coming

The company also said it will continue producing less meat than usual, as workers refrain from coming to work during the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Coronavirus Latest: Tyson Warns More Mea...→

One Meat Plant. One Thousand Infections.

One Meat Plant. One Thousand Infections.

Why meat and poultry processing plants are some of the most vulnerable job sites in the country. Read full article: One Meat Plant. One Thousand Infections....→

Dallas County Reports Highest Single-Day Increase in COVID-19 Cases

Dallas County Reports Highest Single-Day Increase in COVID-19 Cases

Dallas County on Sunday reported one death and 234 new cases of the coronavirus — the highest single day jump in cases since tracking began in early March. The [...] Read full article: Dallas County Reports Highest Single-Day...→

4 More Deaths, 181 New Cases of COVID-19 Reported in Dallas County

4 More Deaths, 181 New Cases of COVID-19 Reported in Dallas County

Dallas County reported four additional deaths and 181 new positive cases of the coronavirus Saturday. The four deaths included a Irving man in his 20s, a Richa [...] Read full article: 4 More Deaths, 181 New Cases of COVID-19...→

Smithfield sausage plant resumes limited work; one worker died of COVID-19

Smithfield sausage plant resumes limited work; one worker died of COVID-19

The Smithfield sausage-making plant in St. Charles has been allowed to resume limited production, after the death of an employee due to COVID-19. Read full article: Smithfield sausage plant resumes limited...→

One-Week Spike In COVID-19 Cases At Tyson Pork Processing Plant

One-Week Spike In COVID-19 Cases At Tyson Pork Processing Plant

Nearly 900 workers at a Tyson Food plant in Indiana have reportedly tested positive for the coronavirus - a massive hike in cases in less than a week.WISH-TV r [...] Read full article: One-Week Spike In COVID-19 Cases At Tyso...→

U.S. meat industry seen as source of most new COVID hotspots

U.S. meat industry seen as source of most new COVID hotspots

Economist: Infection rate higher in states where outbreaks in slaughterhouses "appear to be a big part of the story." Read full article: U.S. meat industry seen as source of mos...→

Dallas County Hits New Single-Day High With 179 New COVID-19 Cases, 5 More Deaths

Dallas County Hits New Single-Day High With 179 New COVID-19 Cases, 5 More Deaths

With the addition of five more deaths Thursday, more than 100 people have now died in Dallas County after contracting COVID-19, this according to county health [...] Read full article: Dallas County Hits New Single-Day High W...→

Trump’s meat processing order debated; closed Minnesota plant euthanizing excess hogs

Trump’s meat processing order debated; closed Minnesota plant euthanizing excess hogs

Big meatpacking companies that have struggled to keep plants running during the coronavirus crisis said Wednesday that they welcomed President Donald Trump’s e [...] Read full article: Trump’s meat processing order debated; c...→

Plant-based alternatives to meat find new markets during coronavirus pandemic

Sales of plant-based meat alternatives are widening and finding new markets during the coronavirus pandemic, as concerns mount over health and safety issues at [...] Read full article: Plant-based alternatives to meat find ne...→

Tesla Posts Surprise First Quarter Profit Despite COVID-19 Plant Shutdown, Losses

Tesla Posts Surprise First Quarter Profit Despite COVID-19 Plant Shutdown, Losses

Tesla surprised investors and managed to eke out a small first-quarter net profit just as the coronavirus started to affect the electric car and solar panel ma [...] Read full article: Tesla Posts Surprise First Quarter Profi...→

State, congressional leaders pledge to quickly reopen Worthington pork plant where 26 tested positive for COVID-19 | MinnPost

U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson, a Democrat from Minnesota’s 7th Congressional District who chairs the House’s Agriculture Committee, said a task force that includes [...] Read full article: State, congressional leaders pledge to q...→

Worthington pork plant workers on conditions that led to COVID-19 outbreak | MinnPost

Plus: Sen. Housley calls on Gov. Walz to test more in long-term care facilities; Izzy's closes its St. Paul shop; Minnesota Book Award winners announced; Best [...] Read full article: Worthington pork plant workers on condit...→