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Another Dallas Police Officer Tests Positive for COVID-19, Online Reporting Encouraged

Another Dallas Police Officer Tests Positive for COVID-19, Online Reporting Encouraged

DALLAS (WBAP/KLIF) – The Dallas Police Department is encouraging online reporting for certain crimes during the coronavirus pandemic. The department confirmed this week its fourth Officer to test positive for coronavirus. To limit contact between Officers and the general public, Major Israel Herrera said victims of some non-violent crimes are being directed to report them online.…MORE

18-Wheeler Carrying Toilet Paper Overturns, Catches Fire in Hutchins

18-Wheeler Carrying Toilet Paper Overturns, Catches Fire in Hutchins

HUTCHINS  (WBAP/KLIF News) – Texas lost a hot commodity today. An 18-wheeler trailer overturned and caught fire at West Bound I-20 at I-45 in Hutchins. The wreck threw hundreds of industrial-sized toilet paper rolls all over the highway. WFAA TV’s Mike Forbes was on the scene and said the timing couldn’t have been worse. “It’s…MORE

President Trump Says ‘life and death’ is at Stake in the Latest COVID-19 Guidelines

President Trump Says ‘life and death’ is at Stake in the Latest COVID-19 Guidelines

WASHINGTON (AP) – President Donald Trump is urging Americans to heed his administration’s guidelines for responding to the coronavirus pandemic, calling it “a matter of life and death.” The president’s warning on Tuesday came with new projections that there could be 100,000 to 240,000 deaths in the U.S. even if social distancing guidelines are maintained.…MORE

Dallas Water Utilities, Temporarily Suspends Disconnections Due To Non Payment

Dallas Water Utilities, Temporarily Suspends Disconnections Due To Non Payment

DALLAS (WBAP/KLIF News) – The City of Dallas Water Utilities Department announces changes to disconnections for non payment due to the COVID-19 crisis.  Instead, the city is offering payment arrangements to its customers. The city’s automated system said “The City of Dallas stands ready to help any customer in need. To support our customers, effective…MORE