Dallas County Officials Urge Residents In Need To Apply For Free AC UnitDallas County health officials are actively urging residents in need to apply for heat relief, such as help with utility payments or new air conditioning units.
Dallas County Resident First In Texas To Become Sick From West Nile Virus This YearMost people exposed to the virus don’t get sick, but about 20% develop symptoms like headache, fever, muscle and joint aches, nausea and fatigue, the Texas Department of State Health Services explained.
Dallas County Says COVID-19 Hospitalizations In Region Have Quadrupled In 1 Month"Over 1,200 individuals are now hospitalized with COVID-19 in our North Texas region. One month ago, it was just over 30," said Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins.
Monkeypox Infection Reported In Dallas Resident, Officials SayNorth Texas health officials have reported a case of monkeypox in a Dallas resident who recently traveled from overseas.
Dallas County Reports First Human Case Of West Nile Virus This YearDallas County has reported its first human case of the mosquito-borne illness, West Nile virus, this year as the summer season continues.
Dallas County, Cities Of Dallas And Mesquite Announce $70M Joint Effort To Reduce HomelessnessKnown as Dallas Real Time Rapid Rehousing (DRTRR), the initiative will look to rehouse over 2,600 people experiencing homelessness.
Dallas County Considering Cash, Other Prizes To Get More People VaccinatedIt's a controversial idea but Dallas County is considering it to help increase the number of people vaccinated.
Jury Trials Resume In Dallas County After More Than A YearOver the last year, victims have seen justice put on hold, while defendants unable to make bond have languished in jail.
2 Tornadoes Touched Down In Dallas County Sunday, National Weather Service Confirms"One EF-0 tornado with winds up to 75 mph near University Park, and a EF-1 tornado with winds up to 90 mph near Northaven Rd. west of US-75," NWS Fort Worth said on Twitter.
Storms In North Texas Spark Tornado Warnings Sunday AfternoonNumerous tornado warnings went into effect Sunday afternoon in North Texas as storms moved through the area.
Dallas County's Pop-Up COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic In Deep Ellum Just Right For Friday NightThe pop-up clinic will be back open Saturday, May 15 from 11 a.m. 9 p.m. as well as the following week. No pre-registration is required.
2 Women Arrested After Chase With Dallas County AuthoritiesTwo women have been arrested after they were involved in a chase with authorities in Dallas County for over an hour early Saturday.
It's Easier Than Ever To Get COVID-19 Vaccine In Dallas CountyFair Park will host another “late night” event this Wednesday, May 5 from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. offering both Pfizer and Johnson and Johnson vaccines.
Medical Experts Push Back Herd Immunity Projections In Dallas County Due To Slowing Vaccination RatesMedical experts in North Texas have pushed back COVID-19 herd immunity projections in Dallas County to later in the summer due to slowing vaccination rates.
North Texas Leaders Struggling To Convince Young Adults To Get COVID-19 Vaccine: 'They're Invincible, You Know'In Tarrant County, only 8% of people ages 16 to 24 have been vaccinated. In Dallas County, the Parkland Center for Clinical Innovation says only 25% of people ages 18 to 29 have had one dose.