101.9 The Bull is keeping you up to date with the latest news you need to know about the Coronavirus and Covid-19 outbreak.
COVID-19 (Novel Coronavirus) 2020 Updates
Amarillo Salvation Army Looking For Volunteer Bell Ringers
We all recognize the iconic Red Kettles that are manned with Salvation Army volunteers with their bells ringing loudly. Now, the Salvation Army needs volunteer bell ringers
Potter County To Close All State Buildings For Two Weeks
Starting Tuesday, Nov. 10, County Judge Nancy Tanner ordered all Potter County buildings to close for two weeks.
BurgerFi Amarillo Asking For Donations For Laid Off Employees
BurgerFi is asking for help for laid off employees
Amarillo ISD Kindergarten Student Dies After Contracting COVID-19
Educators and staff at Amarillo ISD confirmed one of their students died from COVID-19 last week.
Walmart Orders All Stores To Restock Guns And Ammo To Shelves
Walmart ordered all of its stores to remove all gun and ammo from floor displays to a secure unseen location om premises, then abruptly did an about face ordering all stores to restock them on their sales floors
Coffee Memorial Is At One Day Supply Critical Need
Coffee Memorial’s life-saving stock of blood has reached a less-than-one-day supply. Typically, Coffee Memorial maintains a three- to five-day supply for local hospitals.
Amarillo Businesses Ordered To 50% Capacity, Have You Noticed?
Governor Abbott instructed that with a more than 15 percent hospitalized rate of COVID-19 patients to revert to the limited capacity of 50 percent.
Canyon Schools Are Going Back To In Person Classes
As we are getting closer to the month of November there are some more changes coming to some of our local schools. When the pandemic hit in March the kids were all on Spring Break. So the schools ended up extended the break for a bit while they decided what to do with the outbreak.
High Plains Food Bank Next Victim Of Temporarily Closing
This year has been challenging for a lot of our non-profits here in Amarillo. The donations have gone down of course. There have been a lot of cancelled events which usually brought them in money and donations too. After already taking this hit it is never good to hear news like this.
Household Items That Will and Won’t Work Against Covid-19
The best course of action, it seems, is to pay attention to the experts as we learn more about the virus and to follow the recommendations of the experts.