2:56 PM Sep 17, 2020 CDT

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott: Retail stores, restaurants, office buildings, gyms can reopen at 75% capacity as early as Sept. 21

Nursing home and long-term care facilities will also be allowed to reopen for visitation as early as Sept. 24.


5:44 PM Sep 18, 2020 CDT

Tracking COVID-19: 166 new cases reported in McKinney in past week

As of Sept. 18, there have been 2,207 confirmed total cases of COVID-19 and 2,021 recoveries in McKinney.


Rum Cakes Factory opens in Plano and more DFW news

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New coffee shops in Frisco, Plano plus more popular DFW news

Read popular news from this week from the Dallas-Fort Worth area.


Allay Spine and Pain Management now open on Lake Forest Drive in McKinney

The business is headed by Dr. Douglas Maxey and offers a variety of therapies.


Q&A: St. Luke's physician shares advice on flu season, vaccine and prevention

The influenza vaccine is recommended for nearly all patients of all ages ahead of this year's flu season, Dr. Sam Rolon said.


TEA launches statewide COVID-19 dashboard for public schools

The Texas Education Agency, in collaboration with the Texas Department of State Health Services, has launched its latest COVID-19 dashboard for positive cases in Texas public schools.



Seafood eatery Hot Crab opens in Richardson and more DFW news

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McKinney ISD expands pilot program to meet mental health needs

“Our kids are adjusting again to a new way of interacting with school,” said Jennifer Akins, MISD senior director of guidance and counseling.


North Texas Giving Day to aid more than 3,300 nonprofits

The 18-hour online event organized by Communities Foundation of Texas allows people to support local nonprofits and causes.


Q&A: National Center for Learning Disabilities expert discusses challenges of special education, remote learning during pandemic

The NCLD's director of policy and advocacy spoke about the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic on special education students and their development in and out of the classroom.



McKinney adopts budget with no new tax revenue from existing properties

This marks the fifth consecutive year the city’s property tax rate has decreased and the first year the city adopted what is called a no-new revenue tax rate.


Wysong Hospital campus in McKinney receives new zoning

The Wysong Hospital campus and 11.47 acres surrounding it are under contract to be sold to an owner who plans to redevelop the property with commercial uses.


Dutch Bros. Coffee coming to Plano and more DFW news

Read the latest Dallas-Fort Worth-area business and community news.


With Tupps Brewery relocation, McKinney readies for east side redevelopment

Tupps intends to create a “world-class cultural and entertainment destination” that will serve as a “catalyst for economic development east of Hwy. 5 in McKinney,” Tupps President Keith Lewis told the McKinney Economic Development Corp. board in May.



Frisco fried food cafe Frank Seoul opens and more DFW-area news

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Collin County expands small business grant program

The grant program initially launched Sept. 4. Within the first hour, it drew more than 375 requests, according to a Collin County news release.


Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar discusses state budget, economic planning

Hegar shared his outlook on the state's finances and economic outlook in a September TAG Houston livestream.


Sushi restaurant and alcohol-infused ice cream shop to open in McKinney

The two new businesses will open in a shared location in McKinney this winter.



Landon Winery to open in Grapevine and more DFW-area news

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Get a cup of joe: Coffee shops now open in the Dallas-Fort Worth area

Read about coffeeshops nearby in the Dallas-Fort Worth area.


Old Town Lewisville residents want grocery and more DFW news

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Tracking COVID-19: 100 active cases reported in McKinney

As of Sept. 11, there have been 2,070 confirmed total cases of COVID-19 in McKinney and 1,934 recoveries, for a 93.4% recovery rate.



McKinney seeks public input on Throckmorton statue

An open-ended question also allows respondents to share any other thoughts or comments regarding the Throckmorton statue.


New Freedom Powersports location coming soon to McKinney

The facility will consist of approximately 33,000 square feet to serve as a Freedom Powersports recreational vehicle sales and service facility.