Dallas Offers Vacation Incentive, Testing Requirements To Curb COVID Spread Among Workers The city of Dallas is offering vaccinated employees up to an extra week of vacation, as part of new policies aimed at reducing the spread of COVID-19.
Sharpen Your Pencils, Biden Administration Won't Cancel Standardized TestingThe Biden administration has announced that state education departments would have flexibility surrounding standardized testing this year, but would not have broad authority to cancel the examinations.
Dallas ER Doctor: 'We're Getting About 30% Positivity' Rate In COVID-19 Testing; Sees No Relief Until Spring 2021Those who run coronavirus testing locations say they are being overwhelmed as people prepare to gather for the holidays.
FDA Approves At-Home Rapid Coronavirus Test For Emergency UseU.S. regulators are now allowing emergency use of the first rapid coronavirus test that can be performed entirely at home.
North Texas Doctors 'Super Excited' About Pfizer's Preliminary Data On COVID-19 Vaccine Effectiveness“It’s a press release, not a peer reviewed article that’s gotten out there after much vetting from experts, but that being said it’s super exciting,” said Dr. Joseph Chang.
Texas Judge Chris Hill Tests Positive For COVID-19Collin County Judge Chris Hill has tested positive for the coronavirus.
Frisco Animal Services Issues Alert After Bat Tests Positive For RabiesFrisco Animal Services issued an alert Friday after a bat tested positive for rabies earlier this week, officials said.
New COVID-19 Testing Site Opening At NRH20 Water ParkA new COVID-19 testing site will be opening Monday morning at NRH20 water park in North Richland Hills.
Gov. Abbott On Drop In COVID-19 Testing In Texas: 'We’re Not Having Enough People Step Forward'Texas leaders who grappled with testing shortages for much of the pandemic are now facing the opposite problem: not enough takers.
Fort Worth Opening 4 More COVID-19 Testing Sites This WeekThe city of Fort Worth is expanding its COVID-19 testing initiative by opening up four more sites throughout the week.
Frisco To Offer Free COVID-19 Saliva Testing For Any ResidentFrisco will be offering free COVID-19 saliva testing to any resident starting on Monday, Aug. 3, the city announced Friday.
Baylor Now Requires Negative COVID-19 Test Results For Returning StudentsBaylor University is requiring a negative COVID-19 test of all students coming to campus for the fall semester.
Fort Worth Expands Free COVID-19 Saliva Testing, Adds Site At Dickies ArenaThe city of Fort Worth is expanding its free COVID-19 saliva testing program by increasing the amount the tests per day and adding a second site at the Dickies Arena.
Pilot Program Offers Free Saliva COVID-19 Testing For Tarrant County ResidentsA pilot program that is launching this week is offering Tarrant County residents free saliva COVID-19 testing in Fort Worth, the city announced Saturday.
New COVID-19 Testing Site Opening In Dallas Monday, 'Open To All'A new COVID-19 testing site will be opening in Dallas starting Monday morning, and it will be "open to all," Mayor Eric Johnson announced Sunday.