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Sources: Mask Ordinance To Be Announced Thursday For Tarrant County

Sources: Mask Ordinance To Be Announced Thursday For Tarrant County

A face mask ordinance for all of Tarrant County is expected to be announced Thursday, sources tell CBS 11 News. Read full article: Sources: Mask Ordinance To Be Announced ...→

Sources: Mask Ordinance To Be Announced Thursday For Tarrant County

Sources: Mask Ordinance To Be Announced Thursday For Tarrant County

A face mask ordinance for all of Tarrant County is expected to be announced Thursday, sources tell CBS 11 News. Read full article: Sources: Mask Ordinance To Be Announced ...→

County Judge In Texas Says Man Slapped His Hand After Urging Him To Wear Mask At Lowe's

County Judge In Texas Says Man Slapped His Hand After Urging Him To Wear Mask At Lowe's

The man was berating a cashier at a Lowe’s for requiring him to wear a mask, when Bexar County Judge Nelson Wolff intervened. Read full article: County Judge In Texas Says Man Slapped H...→

Pinellas County mask ordinance: not everyone is happy

Pinellas County mask ordinance: not everyone is happy

Life is changing for people living in Pinellas County Wednesday as mandatory mask ordinance goes into effect at 5 pm. Tuesday night The Pinellas County Board o [...] Read full article: Pinellas County mask ordinance: not ever...→

Tarrant County Jail Inmate Collapses, Later Dies At Hospital

Tarrant County Jail Inmate Collapses, Later Dies At Hospital

The inmate collapsed while walking through a housing pod at the Tarrant County Jail shortly after 10:00 p.m. on Wednesday, June 23. Read full article: Tarrant County Jail Inmate Collapses, La...→

Oregon county issues face mask order that exempts non-white people

Oregon county issues face mask order that exempts non-white people

The Oregon county of Lincoln has exempted non-white people from a new order that requires face coverings be worn in public — to prevent racial profiling. Healt [...] Read full article: Oregon county issues face mask order tha...→

Hillsborough County leaders to vote on mandatory face mask ordinance Monday

Hillsborough County leaders to vote on mandatory face mask ordinance Monday

HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY, Fla. — Hillsborough County could follow suit when it comes to face mask mandates.... Members of the Emergency Policy Group will meet at 1: [...] Read full article: Hillsborough County leaders to vote on m...→

Tarrant County Records 208th Death, 180 New Coronavirus Cases

Tarrant County Records 208th Death, 180 New Coronavirus Cases

Tarrant County health officials on Saturday reported the 208th death related to the new coronavirus and 180 new cases. Details were not immediately released ab [...] Read full article: Tarrant County Records 208th Death, 180 ...→

Watch Live: Dallas County Leaders Debate Face Mask Requirement

Watch Live: Dallas County Leaders Debate Face Mask Requirement

An emergency meeting is underway Friday morning between Dallas County leaders to decide whether to create a face mask requirement to combat the spread of the c [...] Read full article: Watch Live: Dallas County Leaders Debate...→

Dallas County Adds 392 COVID-19 Cases Thursday, 5 More Deaths

Dallas County Adds 392 COVID-19 Cases Thursday, 5 More Deaths

Dallas County is reporting nearly another 400 new COVID-19 cases along with five more deaths and an increase in hospitalizations Thursday, according to county [...] Read full article: Dallas County Adds 392 COVID-19 Cases Th...→

Tensions High After Tarrant County Commissioners Vote To Maintain Controversial Immigration Enforcement Program

Tensions High After Tarrant County Commissioners Vote To Maintain Controversial Immigration Enforcement Program

The Tarrant County Commissioners Court voted to extend a controversial immigration enforcement program and some in opposition expressed their unhappiness with [...] Read full article: Tensions High After Tarrant County Commi...→

Tarrant County Leaders to Consider Extending ICE 287(g) Law Enforcement Partnership

Tarrant County Leaders to Consider Extending ICE 287(g) Law Enforcement Partnership

On Tuesday morning, Tarrant County leaders will consider renewing a federal program which lets sheriff’s deputies work as ICE agents. Read full article: Tarrant County Leaders to Consider Exten...→

Confederate Monument Outside Tarrant County Courthouse Removed

Confederate Monument Outside Tarrant County Courthouse Removed

The Confederate Monument outside the Tarrant County Courthouse was removed Saturday morning. Read full article: Confederate Monument Outside Tarrant Cou...→

Tarrant County Reports 3 Deaths, 81 New Coronavirus Cases

Tarrant County Reports 3 Deaths, 81 New Coronavirus Cases

Tarrant County Public Health reported three additional deaths and 81 new cases of the coronavirus on Sunday. The deaths include a Arlington woman in her 50s, a [...] Read full article: Tarrant County Reports 3 Deaths, 81 New ...→

Tarrant County Reports 296 New COVID-19 Cases, Fort Worth Death

Tarrant County Reports 296 New COVID-19 Cases, Fort Worth Death

Tarrant County is reporting 296 new COVID-19 cases Friday along with the 191st death related to COVID-19.... Tarrant County Public Health identified the latest [...] Read full article: Tarrant County Reports 296 New COVID-19 ...→

Tarrant County Reports 225 New COVID-19 Cases, Hurst Death

Tarrant County Reports 225 New COVID-19 Cases, Hurst Death

Tarrant County is reporting 225 new COVID-19 cases Thursday along with the 190th death related to COVID-19, a man in his 80s from Hurst. Read full article: Tarrant County Reports 225 New COVID-19 ...→

Primary Run-Offs, Early Voting to Be ‘Contactless' in Tarrant County

Primary Run-Offs, Early Voting to Be ‘Contactless' in Tarrant County

In an effort to both slow the spread of the novel coronavirus and keep lines moving during the July 14 Texas primary runoff election, officials in Tarrant Coun [...] Read full article: Primary Run-Offs, Early Voting to Be ‘Co...→

People of color exempt from mask mandate in Oregon county

People of color exempt from mask mandate in Oregon county

A county in Oregon issued a face covering directive that exempts people of color who are concerned about racial profiling. Read full article: People of color exempt from mask mandate...→

Tarrant County Leaders Stress Importance of Masks as COVID-19 Hospitalizations Increase

Tarrant County Leaders Stress Importance of Masks as COVID-19 Hospitalizations Increase

In Tarrant County, there is currently no mandate on masks. County Judge Glen Whitley said the issue has been discussed between himself and city mayors; however [...] Read full article: Tarrant County Leaders Stress Importance...→

Pinellas County Commissioners to vote on mandatory mask ordinance Tuesday

Pinellas County Commissioners to vote on mandatory mask ordinance Tuesday

On Tuesday Pinellas County commissioners are expected to vote on a new mandatory mask ordinance and they're looking into three different options. Read full article: Pinellas County Commissioners to vote on...→

State Representative Requests Mask Ordinance for Denton County Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

State Representative Requests Mask Ordinance for Denton County Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

State Representative Michelle Beckley has requested that Denton County Judge Andy Eads institute a mask ordinance to “alleviate uncertainty and provide consist [...] Read full article: State Representative Requests Mask Ordin...→

Tarrant County Experiencing ‘Surge' in COVID-19 Cases, Officials Say

Tarrant County Experiencing ‘Surge' in COVID-19 Cases, Officials Say

Tarrant County recorded its second-highest daily number of new coronavirus cases Sunday. The 444 new cases bring the county’s total to 8,955 cases, 208 deaths [...] Read full article: Tarrant County Experiencing ‘Surge' in C...→

Dallas County Commissioners Hold Emergency Meeting To Consider Face Mask Policy

Dallas County Commissioners Hold Emergency Meeting To Consider Face Mask Policy

Dallas County Commissioners have called an emergency meeting to consider a county-wide face covering policy. Read full article: Dallas County Commissioners Hold Emergen...→

Tarrant County Reports 6 COVID-19 Deaths Thursday

Tarrant County Reports 6 COVID-19 Deaths Thursday

Tarrant County is reporting six deaths Thursday of people infected with COVID-19. Read full article: Tarrant County Reports 6 COVID-19 Deaths...→

United Airlines announced Tuesday that it will strengthen its mandatory mask pol [...]

United Airlines announced Tuesday that it will strengthen its mandatory mask policy to prevent the spread of COVID-19 to both passengers and crew members. Star [...] Read full article: United Airlines announced Tuesday that i...→

16 Tarrant County Inmates Have COVID-19, 12 Staff Members Also Positive

16 Tarrant County Inmates Have COVID-19, 12 Staff Members Also Positive

The jail population stands at 3,880 inmates and the Texas Department of Corrections is still restricting inmate transfers due to the coronavirus.  Read full article: 16 Tarrant County Inmates Have COVID-19,...→

Tarrant County Reports 3 More COVID-19-Related Deaths, 133 New Cases of Virus

Tarrant County Reports 3 More COVID-19-Related Deaths, 133 New Cases of Virus

Health officials in Tarrant County reported Saturday three more deaths in people who contracted COVID-19 and 133 additional cases of the coronavirus, after bac [...] Read full article: Tarrant County Reports 3 More COVID-19-R...→

The South Coast Air Quality Management District Thursday announced a $15.4 milli [...]

The South Coast Air Quality Management District Thursday announced a $15.4 million program that will offer low-income residents up to $9,500 each to turn in th [...] Read full article: The South Coast Air Quality Management D...→

Free face mask distribution locations announced in Pinellas County

Free face mask distribution locations announced in Pinellas County

Free face masks will be available to residents who need them now that a countywide ordinance requiring face coverings is in place in Pinellas County. Read full article: Free face mask distribution locations an...→

Tarrant County Reports 460 New COVID-19 Cases Wednesday, 4 Deaths, More Hospitalizations

Tarrant County Reports 460 New COVID-19 Cases Wednesday, 4 Deaths, More Hospitalizations

Tarrant County Public Health is reporting 460 new COVID-19 cases Wednesday along with four more deaths and another slight increase in hospitalizations. Read full article: Tarrant County Reports 460 New COVID-19 ...→

Tarrant County Reports 260 New COVID-19 Cases Tuesday, Rise in Hospitalizations

Tarrant County Reports 260 New COVID-19 Cases Tuesday, Rise in Hospitalizations

Tarrant County Public Health is reporting 260 new COVID-19 cases Tuesday along with another death and 50 more hospitalizations. Read full article: Tarrant County Reports 260 New COVID-19 ...→

Mandatory face mask ordinance approved in Hillsborough County

Mandatory face mask ordinance approved in Hillsborough County

Members of the Emergency Policy Group voted 5-3 on Monday to implement an executive order that would require the wearing of protective face coverings throughou [...] Read full article: Mandatory face mask ordinance approved i...→

19 Tarrant County Jail Inmates, 7 Workers Test Positive For COVID-19

19 Tarrant County Jail Inmates, 7 Workers Test Positive For COVID-19

Out of 4,444 inmates in the Tarrant County Jail’s three facilities, 19 have tested positive for the coronavirus as of Monday.  Read full article: 19 Tarrant County Jail Inmates, 7 Worker...→

New Mask Mandate Takes Effect in Dallas County

New Mask Mandate Takes Effect in Dallas County

Saturday marked the first full day a new mask order in Dallas County was in effect. Read full article: New Mask Mandate Takes Effect in Dallas ...→

California county sheriff says he won't enforce Newsom's coronavirus mask order

California county sheriff says he won't enforce Newsom's coronavirus mask order

The Sheriff's office for Sacramento County announced on Friday that it will not enforce Gov. Gavin Newsom's coronavirus order, forcing residents to wear masks [...] Read full article: California county sheriff says he won't ...→

The Los Angeles Lakers announced Thursday the hiring of UCLA African American st [...]

The Los Angeles Lakers announced Thursday the hiring of UCLA African American studies and sociology professor Karida Brown as their director of Racial Equity & [...] Read full article: The Los Angeles Lakers announced Thursda...→

Nashua, NH, Man Challenges State Of Emergency, Mask Ordinance In Court

Nashua, NH, Man Challenges State Of Emergency, Mask Ordinance In Court

Gov. Chris Sununu’s executive order renewing New Hampshire’s state of emergency was challenged in a virtual hearing Thursday morning. Read full article: Nashua, NH, Man Challenges State Of Emer...→

Tarrant County Coronavirus Contact Tracers Urging Residents To Answer Their Phones

Tarrant County Coronavirus Contact Tracers Urging Residents To Answer Their Phones

“What usually happens, is we go to voicemail. The modern telemarketing and spamming that goes on, it hurts us,” said Russ Jones of Tarrant County Public Health [...] Read full article: Tarrant County Coronavirus Contact Trace...→

Orange County Group Calls for Reinstatement of Mask Mandate

Orange County Group Calls for Reinstatement of Mask Mandate

Orange County union, faith and business leaders will call Tuesday for a reinstatement of a mask mandate that was rolled back to a “strong recommendation” last [...] Read full article: Orange County Group Calls for Reinstatem...→

County officials: wear a mask and social distance to avoid large COVID-19 surge by July

County officials: wear a mask and social distance to avoid large COVID-19 surge by July

Officials are emphasizing what we’ve heard over and over. Wear a mask, and continue social distancing. They plan to push that messaging even harder so that we [...] Read full article: County officials: wear a mask and social...→

Highest Number of New Positive COVID-19 Cases Reported Thursday in Dallas County

Highest Number of New Positive COVID-19 Cases Reported Thursday in Dallas County

312 new positive cases of COVID-19, as well as three deaths were reported in Dallas County on Thursday. Read full article: Highest Number of New Positive COVID-19 ...→

County Judge In Texas Says Man Slapped His Hand After Urging Him To Wear Mask At Lowe's

County Judge In Texas Says Man Slapped His Hand After Urging Him To Wear Mask At Lowe's

The man was berating a cashier at a Lowe’s for requiring him to wear a mask, when Bexar County Judge Nelson Wolff intervened. Read full article: County Judge In Texas Says Man Slapped H...→

Free face mask distribution locations announced in Pinellas County

Free face mask distribution locations announced in Pinellas County

Free face masks will be available to residents who need them now that a countywide ordinance requiring face coverings is in place in Pinellas County. Read full article: Free face mask distribution locations an...→

People of color exempt from mask mandate in Oregon county

People of color exempt from mask mandate in Oregon county

A county in Oregon issued a face covering directive that exempts people of color who are concerned about racial profiling. Read full article: People of color exempt from mask mandate...→

Tarrant County Jail Inmate Collapses, Later Dies At Hospital

Tarrant County Jail Inmate Collapses, Later Dies At Hospital

The inmate collapsed while walking through a housing pod at the Tarrant County Jail shortly after 10:00 p.m. on Wednesday, June 23. Read full article: Tarrant County Jail Inmate Collapses, La...→

Tarrant County Reports 260 New COVID-19 Cases Tuesday, Rise in Hospitalizations

Tarrant County Reports 260 New COVID-19 Cases Tuesday, Rise in Hospitalizations

Tarrant County Public Health is reporting 260 new COVID-19 cases Tuesday along with another death and 50 more hospitalizations. Read full article: Tarrant County Reports 260 New COVID-19 ...→

Pinellas County Commissioners to vote on mandatory mask ordinance Tuesday

Pinellas County Commissioners to vote on mandatory mask ordinance Tuesday

On Tuesday Pinellas County commissioners are expected to vote on a new mandatory mask ordinance and they're looking into three different options. Read full article: Pinellas County Commissioners to vote on...→

19 Tarrant County Jail Inmates, 7 Workers Test Positive For COVID-19

19 Tarrant County Jail Inmates, 7 Workers Test Positive For COVID-19

Out of 4,444 inmates in the Tarrant County Jail’s three facilities, 19 have tested positive for the coronavirus as of Monday.  Read full article: 19 Tarrant County Jail Inmates, 7 Worker...→

Tarrant County Experiencing ‘Surge' in COVID-19 Cases, Officials Say

Tarrant County Experiencing ‘Surge' in COVID-19 Cases, Officials Say

Tarrant County recorded its second-highest daily number of new coronavirus cases Sunday. The 444 new cases bring the county’s total to 8,955 cases, 208 deaths [...] Read full article: Tarrant County Experiencing ‘Surge' in C...→

Tarrant County Records 208th Death, 180 New Coronavirus Cases

Tarrant County Records 208th Death, 180 New Coronavirus Cases

Tarrant County health officials on Saturday reported the 208th death related to the new coronavirus and 180 new cases. Details were not immediately released ab [...] Read full article: Tarrant County Records 208th Death, 180 ...→

California county sheriff says he won't enforce Newsom's coronavirus mask order

California county sheriff says he won't enforce Newsom's coronavirus mask order

The Sheriff's office for Sacramento County announced on Friday that it will not enforce Gov. Gavin Newsom's coronavirus order, forcing residents to wear masks [...] Read full article: California county sheriff says he won't ...→

Dallas County Commissioners Hold Emergency Meeting To Consider Face Mask Policy

Dallas County Commissioners Hold Emergency Meeting To Consider Face Mask Policy

Dallas County Commissioners have called an emergency meeting to consider a county-wide face covering policy. Read full article: Dallas County Commissioners Hold Emergen...→

Dallas County Adds 392 COVID-19 Cases Thursday, 5 More Deaths

Dallas County Adds 392 COVID-19 Cases Thursday, 5 More Deaths

Dallas County is reporting nearly another 400 new COVID-19 cases along with five more deaths and an increase in hospitalizations Thursday, according to county [...] Read full article: Dallas County Adds 392 COVID-19 Cases Th...→

Nashua, NH, Man Challenges State Of Emergency, Mask Ordinance In Court

Nashua, NH, Man Challenges State Of Emergency, Mask Ordinance In Court

Gov. Chris Sununu’s executive order renewing New Hampshire’s state of emergency was challenged in a virtual hearing Thursday morning. Read full article: Nashua, NH, Man Challenges State Of Emer...→

Tensions High After Tarrant County Commissioners Vote To Maintain Controversial Immigration Enforcement Program

Tensions High After Tarrant County Commissioners Vote To Maintain Controversial Immigration Enforcement Program

The Tarrant County Commissioners Court voted to extend a controversial immigration enforcement program and some in opposition expressed their unhappiness with [...] Read full article: Tensions High After Tarrant County Commi...→

Tarrant County Coronavirus Contact Tracers Urging Residents To Answer Their Phones

Tarrant County Coronavirus Contact Tracers Urging Residents To Answer Their Phones

“What usually happens, is we go to voicemail. The modern telemarketing and spamming that goes on, it hurts us,” said Russ Jones of Tarrant County Public Health [...] Read full article: Tarrant County Coronavirus Contact Trace...→

United Airlines announced Tuesday that it will strengthen its mandatory mask pol [...]

United Airlines announced Tuesday that it will strengthen its mandatory mask policy to prevent the spread of COVID-19 to both passengers and crew members. Star [...] Read full article: United Airlines announced Tuesday that i...→

Confederate Monument Outside Tarrant County Courthouse Removed

Confederate Monument Outside Tarrant County Courthouse Removed

The Confederate Monument outside the Tarrant County Courthouse was removed Saturday morning. Read full article: Confederate Monument Outside Tarrant Cou...→

County officials: wear a mask and social distance to avoid large COVID-19 surge by July

County officials: wear a mask and social distance to avoid large COVID-19 surge by July

Officials are emphasizing what we’ve heard over and over. Wear a mask, and continue social distancing. They plan to push that messaging even harder so that we [...] Read full article: County officials: wear a mask and social...→

Tarrant County Reports 3 More COVID-19-Related Deaths, 133 New Cases of Virus

Tarrant County Reports 3 More COVID-19-Related Deaths, 133 New Cases of Virus

Health officials in Tarrant County reported Saturday three more deaths in people who contracted COVID-19 and 133 additional cases of the coronavirus, after bac [...] Read full article: Tarrant County Reports 3 More COVID-19-R...→

Tarrant County Reports 296 New COVID-19 Cases, Fort Worth Death

Tarrant County Reports 296 New COVID-19 Cases, Fort Worth Death

Tarrant County is reporting 296 new COVID-19 cases Friday along with the 191st death related to COVID-19.... Tarrant County Public Health identified the latest [...] Read full article: Tarrant County Reports 296 New COVID-19 ...→

Highest Number of New Positive COVID-19 Cases Reported Thursday in Dallas County

Highest Number of New Positive COVID-19 Cases Reported Thursday in Dallas County

312 new positive cases of COVID-19, as well as three deaths were reported in Dallas County on Thursday. Read full article: Highest Number of New Positive COVID-19 ...→

Primary Run-Offs, Early Voting to Be ‘Contactless' in Tarrant County

Primary Run-Offs, Early Voting to Be ‘Contactless' in Tarrant County

In an effort to both slow the spread of the novel coronavirus and keep lines moving during the July 14 Texas primary runoff election, officials in Tarrant Coun [...] Read full article: Primary Run-Offs, Early Voting to Be ‘Co...→

Pinellas County mask ordinance: not everyone is happy

Pinellas County mask ordinance: not everyone is happy

Life is changing for people living in Pinellas County Wednesday as mandatory mask ordinance goes into effect at 5 pm. Tuesday night The Pinellas County Board o [...] Read full article: Pinellas County mask ordinance: not ever...→

Tarrant County Reports 460 New COVID-19 Cases Wednesday, 4 Deaths, More Hospitalizations

Tarrant County Reports 460 New COVID-19 Cases Wednesday, 4 Deaths, More Hospitalizations

Tarrant County Public Health is reporting 460 new COVID-19 cases Wednesday along with four more deaths and another slight increase in hospitalizations. Read full article: Tarrant County Reports 460 New COVID-19 ...→

Tarrant County Leaders Stress Importance of Masks as COVID-19 Hospitalizations Increase

Tarrant County Leaders Stress Importance of Masks as COVID-19 Hospitalizations Increase

In Tarrant County, there is currently no mandate on masks. County Judge Glen Whitley said the issue has been discussed between himself and city mayors; however [...] Read full article: Tarrant County Leaders Stress Importance...→

Oregon county issues face mask order that exempts non-white people

Oregon county issues face mask order that exempts non-white people

The Oregon county of Lincoln has exempted non-white people from a new order that requires face coverings be worn in public — to prevent racial profiling. Healt [...] Read full article: Oregon county issues face mask order tha...→

Mandatory face mask ordinance approved in Hillsborough County

Mandatory face mask ordinance approved in Hillsborough County

Members of the Emergency Policy Group voted 5-3 on Monday to implement an executive order that would require the wearing of protective face coverings throughou [...] Read full article: Mandatory face mask ordinance approved i...→

State Representative Requests Mask Ordinance for Denton County Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

State Representative Requests Mask Ordinance for Denton County Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

State Representative Michelle Beckley has requested that Denton County Judge Andy Eads institute a mask ordinance to “alleviate uncertainty and provide consist [...] Read full article: State Representative Requests Mask Ordin...→

Hillsborough County leaders to vote on mandatory face mask ordinance Monday

Hillsborough County leaders to vote on mandatory face mask ordinance Monday

HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY, Fla. — Hillsborough County could follow suit when it comes to face mask mandates.... Members of the Emergency Policy Group will meet at 1: [...] Read full article: Hillsborough County leaders to vote on m...→

New Mask Mandate Takes Effect in Dallas County

New Mask Mandate Takes Effect in Dallas County

Saturday marked the first full day a new mask order in Dallas County was in effect. Read full article: New Mask Mandate Takes Effect in Dallas ...→

Watch Live: Dallas County Leaders Debate Face Mask Requirement

Watch Live: Dallas County Leaders Debate Face Mask Requirement

An emergency meeting is underway Friday morning between Dallas County leaders to decide whether to create a face mask requirement to combat the spread of the c [...] Read full article: Watch Live: Dallas County Leaders Debate...→

The Los Angeles Lakers announced Thursday the hiring of UCLA African American st [...]

The Los Angeles Lakers announced Thursday the hiring of UCLA African American studies and sociology professor Karida Brown as their director of Racial Equity & [...] Read full article: The Los Angeles Lakers announced Thursda...→

Tarrant County Reports 6 COVID-19 Deaths Thursday

Tarrant County Reports 6 COVID-19 Deaths Thursday

Tarrant County is reporting six deaths Thursday of people infected with COVID-19. Read full article: Tarrant County Reports 6 COVID-19 Deaths...→

Tarrant County Leaders to Consider Extending ICE 287(g) Law Enforcement Partnership

Tarrant County Leaders to Consider Extending ICE 287(g) Law Enforcement Partnership

On Tuesday morning, Tarrant County leaders will consider renewing a federal program which lets sheriff’s deputies work as ICE agents. Read full article: Tarrant County Leaders to Consider Exten...→

Orange County Group Calls for Reinstatement of Mask Mandate

Orange County Group Calls for Reinstatement of Mask Mandate

Orange County union, faith and business leaders will call Tuesday for a reinstatement of a mask mandate that was rolled back to a “strong recommendation” last [...] Read full article: Orange County Group Calls for Reinstatem...→

16 Tarrant County Inmates Have COVID-19, 12 Staff Members Also Positive

16 Tarrant County Inmates Have COVID-19, 12 Staff Members Also Positive

The jail population stands at 3,880 inmates and the Texas Department of Corrections is still restricting inmate transfers due to the coronavirus.  Read full article: 16 Tarrant County Inmates Have COVID-19,...→

Tarrant County Reports 3 Deaths, 81 New Coronavirus Cases

Tarrant County Reports 3 Deaths, 81 New Coronavirus Cases

Tarrant County Public Health reported three additional deaths and 81 new cases of the coronavirus on Sunday. The deaths include a Arlington woman in her 50s, a [...] Read full article: Tarrant County Reports 3 Deaths, 81 New ...→

The South Coast Air Quality Management District Thursday announced a $15.4 milli [...]

The South Coast Air Quality Management District Thursday announced a $15.4 million program that will offer low-income residents up to $9,500 each to turn in th [...] Read full article: The South Coast Air Quality Management D...→

Tarrant County Reports 225 New COVID-19 Cases, Hurst Death

Tarrant County Reports 225 New COVID-19 Cases, Hurst Death

Tarrant County is reporting 225 new COVID-19 cases Thursday along with the 190th death related to COVID-19, a man in his 80s from Hurst. Read full article: Tarrant County Reports 225 New COVID-19 ...→

County Judge In Texas Says Man Slapped His Hand After Urging Him To Wear Mask At Lowe's

County Judge In Texas Says Man Slapped His Hand After Urging Him To Wear Mask At Lowe's

The man was berating a cashier at a Lowe’s for requiring him to wear a mask, when Bexar County Judge Nelson Wolff intervened. Read full article: County Judge In Texas Says Man Slapped H...→

Primary Run-Offs, Early Voting to Be ‘Contactless' in Tarrant County

Primary Run-Offs, Early Voting to Be ‘Contactless' in Tarrant County

In an effort to both slow the spread of the novel coronavirus and keep lines moving during the July 14 Texas primary runoff election, officials in Tarrant Coun [...] Read full article: Primary Run-Offs, Early Voting to Be ‘Co...→

Free face mask distribution locations announced in Pinellas County

Free face mask distribution locations announced in Pinellas County

Free face masks will be available to residents who need them now that a countywide ordinance requiring face coverings is in place in Pinellas County. Read full article: Free face mask distribution locations an...→

Pinellas County mask ordinance: not everyone is happy

Pinellas County mask ordinance: not everyone is happy

Life is changing for people living in Pinellas County Wednesday as mandatory mask ordinance goes into effect at 5 pm. Tuesday night The Pinellas County Board o [...] Read full article: Pinellas County mask ordinance: not ever...→

People of color exempt from mask mandate in Oregon county

People of color exempt from mask mandate in Oregon county

A county in Oregon issued a face covering directive that exempts people of color who are concerned about racial profiling. Read full article: People of color exempt from mask mandate...→

Tarrant County Reports 460 New COVID-19 Cases Wednesday, 4 Deaths, More Hospitalizations

Tarrant County Reports 460 New COVID-19 Cases Wednesday, 4 Deaths, More Hospitalizations

Tarrant County Public Health is reporting 460 new COVID-19 cases Wednesday along with four more deaths and another slight increase in hospitalizations. Read full article: Tarrant County Reports 460 New COVID-19 ...→

Tarrant County Jail Inmate Collapses, Later Dies At Hospital

Tarrant County Jail Inmate Collapses, Later Dies At Hospital

The inmate collapsed while walking through a housing pod at the Tarrant County Jail shortly after 10:00 p.m. on Wednesday, June 23. Read full article: Tarrant County Jail Inmate Collapses, La...→

Tarrant County Leaders Stress Importance of Masks as COVID-19 Hospitalizations Increase

Tarrant County Leaders Stress Importance of Masks as COVID-19 Hospitalizations Increase

In Tarrant County, there is currently no mandate on masks. County Judge Glen Whitley said the issue has been discussed between himself and city mayors; however [...] Read full article: Tarrant County Leaders Stress Importance...→

Tarrant County Reports 260 New COVID-19 Cases Tuesday, Rise in Hospitalizations

Tarrant County Reports 260 New COVID-19 Cases Tuesday, Rise in Hospitalizations

Tarrant County Public Health is reporting 260 new COVID-19 cases Tuesday along with another death and 50 more hospitalizations. Read full article: Tarrant County Reports 260 New COVID-19 ...→

Oregon county issues face mask order that exempts non-white people

Oregon county issues face mask order that exempts non-white people

The Oregon county of Lincoln has exempted non-white people from a new order that requires face coverings be worn in public — to prevent racial profiling. Healt [...] Read full article: Oregon county issues face mask order tha...→

Pinellas County Commissioners to vote on mandatory mask ordinance Tuesday

Pinellas County Commissioners to vote on mandatory mask ordinance Tuesday

On Tuesday Pinellas County commissioners are expected to vote on a new mandatory mask ordinance and they're looking into three different options. Read full article: Pinellas County Commissioners to vote on...→

Mandatory face mask ordinance approved in Hillsborough County

Mandatory face mask ordinance approved in Hillsborough County

Members of the Emergency Policy Group voted 5-3 on Monday to implement an executive order that would require the wearing of protective face coverings throughou [...] Read full article: Mandatory face mask ordinance approved i...→

State Representative Requests Mask Ordinance for Denton County Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

State Representative Requests Mask Ordinance for Denton County Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

State Representative Michelle Beckley has requested that Denton County Judge Andy Eads institute a mask ordinance to “alleviate uncertainty and provide consist [...] Read full article: State Representative Requests Mask Ordin...→

19 Tarrant County Jail Inmates, 7 Workers Test Positive For COVID-19

19 Tarrant County Jail Inmates, 7 Workers Test Positive For COVID-19

Out of 4,444 inmates in the Tarrant County Jail’s three facilities, 19 have tested positive for the coronavirus as of Monday.  Read full article: 19 Tarrant County Jail Inmates, 7 Worker...→

Hillsborough County leaders to vote on mandatory face mask ordinance Monday

Hillsborough County leaders to vote on mandatory face mask ordinance Monday

HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY, Fla. — Hillsborough County could follow suit when it comes to face mask mandates.... Members of the Emergency Policy Group will meet at 1: [...] Read full article: Hillsborough County leaders to vote on m...→

Tarrant County Experiencing ‘Surge' in COVID-19 Cases, Officials Say

Tarrant County Experiencing ‘Surge' in COVID-19 Cases, Officials Say

Tarrant County recorded its second-highest daily number of new coronavirus cases Sunday. The 444 new cases bring the county’s total to 8,955 cases, 208 deaths [...] Read full article: Tarrant County Experiencing ‘Surge' in C...→

New Mask Mandate Takes Effect in Dallas County

New Mask Mandate Takes Effect in Dallas County

Saturday marked the first full day a new mask order in Dallas County was in effect. Read full article: New Mask Mandate Takes Effect in Dallas ...→

Tarrant County Records 208th Death, 180 New Coronavirus Cases

Tarrant County Records 208th Death, 180 New Coronavirus Cases

Tarrant County health officials on Saturday reported the 208th death related to the new coronavirus and 180 new cases. Details were not immediately released ab [...] Read full article: Tarrant County Records 208th Death, 180 ...→

California county sheriff says he won't enforce Newsom's coronavirus mask order

California county sheriff says he won't enforce Newsom's coronavirus mask order

The Sheriff's office for Sacramento County announced on Friday that it will not enforce Gov. Gavin Newsom's coronavirus order, forcing residents to wear masks [...] Read full article: California county sheriff says he won't ...→

Watch Live: Dallas County Leaders Debate Face Mask Requirement

Watch Live: Dallas County Leaders Debate Face Mask Requirement

An emergency meeting is underway Friday morning between Dallas County leaders to decide whether to create a face mask requirement to combat the spread of the c [...] Read full article: Watch Live: Dallas County Leaders Debate...→

Dallas County Commissioners Hold Emergency Meeting To Consider Face Mask Policy

Dallas County Commissioners Hold Emergency Meeting To Consider Face Mask Policy

Dallas County Commissioners have called an emergency meeting to consider a county-wide face covering policy. Read full article: Dallas County Commissioners Hold Emergen...→

The Los Angeles Lakers announced Thursday the hiring of UCLA African American st [...]

The Los Angeles Lakers announced Thursday the hiring of UCLA African American studies and sociology professor Karida Brown as their director of Racial Equity & [...] Read full article: The Los Angeles Lakers announced Thursda...→

Dallas County Adds 392 COVID-19 Cases Thursday, 5 More Deaths

Dallas County Adds 392 COVID-19 Cases Thursday, 5 More Deaths

Dallas County is reporting nearly another 400 new COVID-19 cases along with five more deaths and an increase in hospitalizations Thursday, according to county [...] Read full article: Dallas County Adds 392 COVID-19 Cases Th...→

Tarrant County Reports 6 COVID-19 Deaths Thursday

Tarrant County Reports 6 COVID-19 Deaths Thursday

Tarrant County is reporting six deaths Thursday of people infected with COVID-19. Read full article: Tarrant County Reports 6 COVID-19 Deaths...→

Nashua, NH, Man Challenges State Of Emergency, Mask Ordinance In Court

Nashua, NH, Man Challenges State Of Emergency, Mask Ordinance In Court

Gov. Chris Sununu’s executive order renewing New Hampshire’s state of emergency was challenged in a virtual hearing Thursday morning. Read full article: Nashua, NH, Man Challenges State Of Emer...→

Tensions High After Tarrant County Commissioners Vote To Maintain Controversial Immigration Enforcement Program

Tensions High After Tarrant County Commissioners Vote To Maintain Controversial Immigration Enforcement Program

The Tarrant County Commissioners Court voted to extend a controversial immigration enforcement program and some in opposition expressed their unhappiness with [...] Read full article: Tensions High After Tarrant County Commi...→

Tarrant County Coronavirus Contact Tracers Urging Residents To Answer Their Phones

Tarrant County Coronavirus Contact Tracers Urging Residents To Answer Their Phones

“What usually happens, is we go to voicemail. The modern telemarketing and spamming that goes on, it hurts us,” said Russ Jones of Tarrant County Public Health [...] Read full article: Tarrant County Coronavirus Contact Trace...→

Tarrant County Leaders to Consider Extending ICE 287(g) Law Enforcement Partnership

Tarrant County Leaders to Consider Extending ICE 287(g) Law Enforcement Partnership

On Tuesday morning, Tarrant County leaders will consider renewing a federal program which lets sheriff’s deputies work as ICE agents. Read full article: Tarrant County Leaders to Consider Exten...→

United Airlines announced Tuesday that it will strengthen its mandatory mask pol [...]

United Airlines announced Tuesday that it will strengthen its mandatory mask policy to prevent the spread of COVID-19 to both passengers and crew members. Star [...] Read full article: United Airlines announced Tuesday that i...→

Orange County Group Calls for Reinstatement of Mask Mandate

Orange County Group Calls for Reinstatement of Mask Mandate

Orange County union, faith and business leaders will call Tuesday for a reinstatement of a mask mandate that was rolled back to a “strong recommendation” last [...] Read full article: Orange County Group Calls for Reinstatem...→

Confederate Monument Outside Tarrant County Courthouse Removed

Confederate Monument Outside Tarrant County Courthouse Removed

The Confederate Monument outside the Tarrant County Courthouse was removed Saturday morning. Read full article: Confederate Monument Outside Tarrant Cou...→

16 Tarrant County Inmates Have COVID-19, 12 Staff Members Also Positive

16 Tarrant County Inmates Have COVID-19, 12 Staff Members Also Positive

The jail population stands at 3,880 inmates and the Texas Department of Corrections is still restricting inmate transfers due to the coronavirus.  Read full article: 16 Tarrant County Inmates Have COVID-19,...→

County officials: wear a mask and social distance to avoid large COVID-19 surge by July

County officials: wear a mask and social distance to avoid large COVID-19 surge by July

Officials are emphasizing what we’ve heard over and over. Wear a mask, and continue social distancing. They plan to push that messaging even harder so that we [...] Read full article: County officials: wear a mask and social...→

Tarrant County Reports 3 Deaths, 81 New Coronavirus Cases

Tarrant County Reports 3 Deaths, 81 New Coronavirus Cases

Tarrant County Public Health reported three additional deaths and 81 new cases of the coronavirus on Sunday. The deaths include a Arlington woman in her 50s, a [...] Read full article: Tarrant County Reports 3 Deaths, 81 New ...→

Tarrant County Reports 3 More COVID-19-Related Deaths, 133 New Cases of Virus

Tarrant County Reports 3 More COVID-19-Related Deaths, 133 New Cases of Virus

Health officials in Tarrant County reported Saturday three more deaths in people who contracted COVID-19 and 133 additional cases of the coronavirus, after bac [...] Read full article: Tarrant County Reports 3 More COVID-19-R...→

Tarrant County Reports 296 New COVID-19 Cases, Fort Worth Death

Tarrant County Reports 296 New COVID-19 Cases, Fort Worth Death

Tarrant County is reporting 296 new COVID-19 cases Friday along with the 191st death related to COVID-19.... Tarrant County Public Health identified the latest [...] Read full article: Tarrant County Reports 296 New COVID-19 ...→

The South Coast Air Quality Management District Thursday announced a $15.4 milli [...]

The South Coast Air Quality Management District Thursday announced a $15.4 million program that will offer low-income residents up to $9,500 each to turn in th [...] Read full article: The South Coast Air Quality Management D...→

Highest Number of New Positive COVID-19 Cases Reported Thursday in Dallas County

Highest Number of New Positive COVID-19 Cases Reported Thursday in Dallas County

312 new positive cases of COVID-19, as well as three deaths were reported in Dallas County on Thursday. Read full article: Highest Number of New Positive COVID-19 ...→

Tarrant County Reports 225 New COVID-19 Cases, Hurst Death

Tarrant County Reports 225 New COVID-19 Cases, Hurst Death

Tarrant County is reporting 225 new COVID-19 cases Thursday along with the 190th death related to COVID-19, a man in his 80s from Hurst. Read full article: Tarrant County Reports 225 New COVID-19 ...→