Texas health officials are betting big on a small Frisco company, MTX Group, to keep the coronavirus from spreading.
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Relatively Unknown Frisco Tech Company Gets Nearly $300M From Texas For Coronavirus Contact TracingTexas health officials are betting big on a small Frisco company, MTX Group, to keep the coronavirus from spreading.
No 'Howdy' And No Folks This Year As State Fair Of Texas Canceled Due To COVID-19 PandemicThe State Fair of Texas has officially been cancelled for 2020. No Big Tex. No midway. No Fletcher's Original Corny Dogs. To Amber Fletcher, granddaughter of the company's founder, the loss of 2.5 million hungry visitors is crushing.
Pandemic May Be Driving RV Sales, RentalsWhen it comes to traveling these days, many families are hitting the road.
New BBB Study Warns Of Moving Scams: 'Consumers Need To Do Their Homework'The BBB says it gets about 13,000 complaints each year about moving companies.
Entertainment Venues Across North Texas Are Starting To ReopenFrom social distancing to the two-step, Billy Bob's Texas is back open during the day, with live music to come.
High Tech Jobs Moving To North TexasEconomists say the emergence of working from open has Texas set to gain.
JCPenney Shrinking: Closing 154 Stores Next Week Including 4 In North TexasFour of those stores are in North Texas.
American Airlines Cutting Up To 30% Of Some PositionsThe airline explained in a letter to employees the airline want to cut management positions and support staff significantly.
Plano-Based JCPenney Files For BankruptcyJCPenney filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection on Friday, becoming the latest retail casualty of the coronavirus pandemic.
Angry, Emotional Testimony From North Texas Mask ProducerMichael Bowen told Congress years of what he calls "chasing pennies to China" buying cheaper masks from foreign suppliers had put the country in a bind during the pandemic.
North Texas Robotics Company Making Face Shields For Those On Frontlines Of Coronavirus PandemicVex Robotics transformed its facility in Greenville into a hub for manufacturing protective face shields they’re calling “RobotShields.”
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City Of Fort Worth Has Plan To Grow Businesses After PandemicThe program, called Fort Worth Now, will not be a short term plan, but a 12-month effort focusing on restoring the city’s economy. It comes at a time when not only private businesses, but city employees are also facing job cuts.
Some Dallas Restaurant Workers Told They Cannot Wear Face Coverings At WorkOne restaurant company in Dallas landed on a decision that has some employees weighing their safety versus their jobs.
Blue Bell Pleads Guilty In Ice Cream Listeria Case, Former CEO ChargedBlue Bell agreed to pay more than $19 million in fines and forfeiture as part of a plea agreement on two misdemeanor counts for shipping contaminated ice cream.
Texas Dental Offices Reopen But With ChangesStaffers are ramping up safety during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Governor Greg Abbott Responds To Criticism On Eve Of Partially Reopening TexasThere is plenty of concern about safety during the COVID-19 pandemic, but there is also concern about the state's economy.
Dallas Mayor Eric Johnson Discusses Reopening Businesses, Economic Recovery PlansDallas Mayor Eric Johnson said Thursday his job now as the Mayor of Dallas is to ensure Governor Greg Abbott's plan to partially reopen businesses is successful.
CBS Business Analyst Jill Schlesinger Talks About COVID-19's Impact On EconomyCBS 11 Consumer reporter Alanna Autler interviewed CBS Business Analyst Jill Schlesinger about the government's response to the crisis.
Massive Laundry Operation Helping Keep Frontline Health Care Workers SafeNorth Texas Health Care Laundry in Grand Prairie is the largest medical laundry facility in the state and the fifth largest in the U.S.
Small Doctor's Offices Struggling As Payment Protection Loans Stand In LimboSmall Doctor's Offices Struggling As Payment Protection Loans Stand In Limbo
EAT SEE PLAY: Order In and Support Local Spots!We can't wait to get back out there and explore the metroplex but in the meantime, let's support our local favorites by ordering pick up or delivery. We're all in this together and every little bit helps.
Dallas Dry Cleaner Has Empathy For Unemployed Customers Who Haven't Picked Up Their ClothesWith so many people out of work, Julio Davalos says many of his dry cleaning customers haven’t returned for clothes dropped off in February.
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