City of Lubbock Confirms 88 Additional COVID-19 Cases; 2 Additional Deaths - Reaching 100 COVID-19 R

As of 4:00 p.m. on Monday, August 31, 2020, the City of Lubbock confirmed 88 new cases of Coronavirus (COVID-19), 36 recoveries and two additional deaths. The total number of cases in Lubbock County is 7,485: 1,750 active, 5,635 listed as recovered and 100 deaths. ### Posted by Latino Lubbock Magazine Digital Media Read the August Issue of Latino Lubbock Magazine online at https://www.latinolubbock.net/magazine-preview Please visit www.latinolubbock.net for a centralized list of COVID-19 resources. For advertising call (806)792-1212

City of Lubbock Confirms 69 Additional COVID-19 Cases, 1 Deaths

Recoveries As of 4:00 p.m. on Friday, August 28, 2020, the City of Lubbock confirmed 69 new cases of Coronavirus (COVID-19), 30 recoveries and one additional death. The total number of cases in Lubbock County is 7,242: 1,578 active, 5,566 listed as recovered and 98 deaths. ### Posted by Latino Lubbock Magazine Digital Media Read the August Issue of Latino Lubbock Magazine online at https://www.latinolubbock.net/magazine-preview Please visit www.latinolubbock.net for a centralized list of COVID-19 resources. For advertising call (806)792-1212

Beware of Covid-19 - An Opinion Piece by the offices of Legal Aid of NorthWest Texas & Texas Rio

The downturn in the economy has forced many people to continue working, even in unsafe conditions. Meatpacking employees and farmworkers, for example, have been working throughout the pandemic. Are you working while sick with Covid-19? It’s important to know what Covid-19 is and how to protect yourself and those around you. Covid-19 is a contagious illness that easily spreads person to person. Covid symptoms can range from mild to severe; some people have the virus with no symptoms at all. Older adults and anyone with serious medical conditions may be at higher risk for more severe illness. What to Watch For Symptoms may appear two to 14 days after contact with someone who has the virus. Sym

City of Lubbock Confirms 138 Additional COVID-19 Cases, 2 Deaths

As of 4:00 p.m. on Thursday, August 27, 2020, the City of Lubbock confirmed 138 new cases of Coronavirus (COVID-19), 68 recoveries and 2 additional deaths. The total number of cases in Lubbock County is 7,173: 1,540 active, 5,536 listed as recovered and 97 deaths. ### Posted by Latino Lubbock Magazine Digital Media Read the August Issue of Latino Lubbock Magazine online at https://www.latinolubbock.net/magazine-preview Please visit www.latinolubbock.net for a centralized list of COVID-19 resources. For advertising call (806)792-1212

City of Lubbock Confirms 60 Additional COVID-19 Cases, 1 Death

As of 4:00 p.m. on Wednesday, August 26, 2020, the City of Lubbock confirmed 60 new cases of Coronavirus (COVID-19), 54 recoveries and one additional death. The total number of cases in Lubbock County is 7,035: 1,472 active, 5,468 listed as recovered and 95 deaths. ### Posted by Latino Lubbock Magazine Digital Media Read the August Issue of Latino Lubbock Magazine online at https://www.latinolubbock.net/magazine-preview Please visit www.latinolubbock.net for a centralized list of COVID-19 resources. For advertising call (806)792-1212

2020 Census car caravan traveling through North Lubbock neighborhoods on Saturday

LUBBOCK, Texas (NEWS RELEASE) — The following is a news release from the U.S. Census Bureau:On Saturday, August 29, the U.S. Census Bureau, in partnership with the North Lubbock Neighborhood Association and Complete Count LBK, will travel through North Lubbock neighborhoods as part of their 2020 Census Car Caravan. The caravan will start at 10:00 a.m. in the neighborhoods of Guadalupe, Mahon, Jackson, and Arnett Benson to raise awareness about the 2020 Census and also increase response rates in the Hispanic communities in Lubbock. Lubbock Fire and Rescue will lead the car procession comprised of Lubbock city leaders, members of Complete Count LBK, North Lubbock Neighborhood Association, the

City of Lubbock Confirms 57 Additional COVID-19 Cases, Recoveries

As of 4:00 p.m. on Tuesday, August 25, 2020, the City of Lubbock confirmed 57 new cases of Coronavirus (COVID-19) and 65 recoveries. The total number of cases in Lubbock County is 6,975: 1,467 active, 5,414 listed as recovered and 94 deaths. ### Posted by Latino Lubbock Magazine Digital Media Read the August Issue of Latino Lubbock Magazine online at https://www.latinolubbock.net/magazine-preview Please visit www.latinolubbock.net for a centralized list of COVID-19 resources. For advertising call (806)792-1212

FDA updates on hand sanitizers consumers should not use

FDA is providing a laboratory testing method to assess the quality of finished hand sanitizer products. This testing method can be used to help assure hand sanitizers contain the correct ingredients and do not contain harmful levels of impurities. The testing method (with appropriate validation) can be used for hand sanitizers labeled with either alcohol (ethanol) or isopropyl alcohol (also called isopropanol or 2-propanol) as the active ingredient and can screen for potentially harmful impurities, as listed in FDA’s temporary guidances. Testing ethanol for methanol contamination is a quality standard set by the United States Pharmacopeia (USP) for alcohol used in pharmaceuticals (including

City of Lubbock Confirms 33 Additional COVID-19 Cases, 1 Death

City of Lubbock Confirms Additional COVID-19 Cases, Recoveries As of 4:00 p.m. on Monday, August 24, 2020, the City of Lubbock confirmed 33 new cases of Coronavirus (COVID-19), 67 recoveries, and 1 additional death. The total number of cases in Lubbock County is 6,918: 1,475 active, 5,349 listed as recovered and 94 deaths. ### Posted by Latino Lubbock Magazine Digital Media Read the August Issue of Latino Lubbock Magazine online at https://www.latinolubbock.net/magazine-preview Please visit www.latinolubbock.net for a centralized list of COVID-19 resources. For advertising call (806)792-1212

City of Lubbock Confirms 68 Additional COVID-19 Cases

As of 4:00 p.m. on Friday, August 21, 2020, the City of Lubbock confirmed 68 new cases of Coronavirus (COVID-19), and 41 recoveries. The total number of cases in Lubbock County is 6,818: 1,478 active, 5,248 listed as recovered and 92 deaths. ### Posted by Latino Lubbock Magazine Digital Media Read the August Issue of Latino Lubbock Magazine online at https://www.latinolubbock.net/magazine-preview Please visit www.latinolubbock.net for a centralized list of COVID-19 resources. For advertising call (806)792-1212

City of Lubbock Confirms 44 Additional COVID-19 Cases, 2 Deaths

As of 4:00 p.m. on Thursday, August 20, 2020, the City of Lubbock confirmed 44 new cases of Coronavirus (COVID-19), 103 recoveries and two additional deaths. The total number of cases in Lubbock County is 6,750: 1,451 active, 5,207 listed as recovered and 92 deaths. ### Posted by Latino Lubbock Magazine Digital Media Read the August Issue of Latino Lubbock Magazine online at https://www.latinolubbock.net/magazine-preview Please visit www.latinolubbock.net for a centralized list of COVID-19 resources. For advertising call (806)792-1212

City of Lubbock Confirms 50 Additional COVID-19 Cases, 1 Death

As of 4:00 p.m. on Wednesday, August 19, 2020, the City of Lubbock confirmed 50 new cases of Coronavirus (COVID-19), 146 recoveries and an additional death. The total number of cases in Lubbock County is 6,706: 1,512 active, 5,104 listed as recovered and 90 deaths. ### Posted by Latino Lubbock Magazine Digital Media Read the August Issue of Latino Lubbock Magazine online at https://www.latinolubbock.net/magazine-preview Please visit www.latinolubbock.net for a centralized list of COVID-19 resources. For advertising call (806)792-1212

Lubbock ISD: Confirmed exposures to COVID-19

The Lubbock Independent School District has confirmed exposures to COVID-19 (novel coronavirus) at Guadalupe and Honey Elementary Schools. A possible exposure is being monitored at McCool Academy. District administrators and health specialists are confident the exposure risk due to close contact is minimal because of Lubbock ISD protocols requiring the wearing of appropriate face coverings for students, teachers, staff, and administrators; and/or social distancing. For COVID-19, close contact is defined as being within six feet of an infected person for a duration of 15 minutes, while not wearing a mask; or being directly exposed to infectious secretions like a cough or sneeze. As a precauti

City of Lubbock Confirms 49 Additional COVID-19 Cases, 2 Deaths

City of Lubbock Confirms 49 Additional COVID-19 Cases, 2 Deaths As of 4:00 p.m. on Tuesday, August 18, 2020, the City of Lubbock confirmed 49 new cases of Coronavirus (COVID-19), 83 recoveries and two additional deaths. The total number of cases in Lubbock County is 6,656: 1,609 active, 4,958 listed as recovered and 89 deaths. ### Posted by Latino Lubbock Magazine Digital Media Read the August Issue of Latino Lubbock Magazine online at https://www.latinolubbock.net/magazine-preview Please visit www.latinolubbock.net for a centralized list of COVID-19 resources. For advertising call (806)792-1212

City of Lubbock Confirms 65 Additional COVID-19 Cases

As of 4:00 p.m. on Monday, August 17, 2020, the City of Lubbock confirmed 65 new cases of Coronavirus (COVID-19) and 76 recoveries. The total number of cases in Lubbock County is 6,607: 1,645 active, 4,875 listed as recovered and 87 deaths. ### Posted by Latino Lubbock Magazine Digital Media Read the August Issue of Latino Lubbock Magazine online at https://www.latinolubbock.net/magazine-preview Please visit www.latinolubbock.net for a centralized list of COVID-19 resources. For advertising call (806)792-1212

City of Lubbock Confirms 66 Additional COVID-19 Cases, 2 Deaths

City of Lubbock Confirms 66 Additional COVID-19 Cases, 2 Deaths As of 4:00 p.m. on Friday, August 14, 2020, the City of Lubbock confirmed 66 new cases of Coronavirus (COVID-19), 137 recoveries and two additional deaths. The total number of cases in Lubbock County is 6,495: 1,624 active, 4,784 listed as recovered and 87 deaths. Hospitalized 77 Deaths 87 Total Tests 80,013 10.2% Positive* ### Posted by Latino Lubbock Magazine Digital Media Read the August Issue of Latino Lubbock Magazine online at https://www.latinolubbock.net/magazine-preview Please visit www.latinolubbock.net for a centralized list of COVID-19 resources. For advertising call (806)792-1212

City of Lubbock Confirms 70 Additional COVID-19 Cases, 1 Death

As of 4:00 p.m. on Wednesday, August 12, 2020, the City of Lubbock confirmed 70 new cases of Coronavirus (COVID-19), 122 recoveries and 1 additional death. The total number of cases in Lubbock County is 6,365: 1,677 active, 4,604 listed as recovered and 84 deaths. ### Posted by Latino Lubbock Magazine Digital Media Read the August Issue of Latino Lubbock Magazine online at https://www.latinolubbock.net/magazine-preview Please visit www.latinolubbock.net for a centralized list of COVID-19 resources. For advertising call (806)792-1212

City of Lubbock Confirms 112 Additional COVID-19 Cases, 1 Death

As of 4:00 p.m. on Monday, August 10, 2020, the City of Lubbock confirmed 112 new cases of Coronavirus (COVID-19), 76 recoveries and an additional death. The total number of cases in Lubbock County is 6,222: 1,749 active, 4,392 listed as recovered and 81 deaths. ### Posted by Latino Lubbock Magazine Digital Media Read the August Issue of Latino Lubbock Magazine online at https://www.latinolubbock.net/magazine-preview Please visit www.latinolubbock.net for a centralized list of COVID-19 resources. For advertising call (806)792-1212

City of Lubbock Confirms 59 Additional COVID-19 Cases, Surpasses 6,000 Mark

Total Cases 6,018 Recovered - 4,279 71.1% Recovered Active - 1,659 27.6% Active New Cases - 59 Hospitalized - 107 Deaths - 80 Total Tests - 75,529 10.1% Positive* ### Posted by Latino Lubbock Magazine Digital Media Read the August Issue of Latino Lubbock Magazine online at https://www.latinolubbock.net/magazine-preview Please visit www.latinolubbock.net for a centralized list of COVID-19 resources. For advertising call (806)792-1212

City of Lubbock Confirms 148 Additional COVID-19 Cases

As of 4:00 p.m. on Thursday, August 6, 2020, the City of Lubbock confirmed 148 new cases of Coronavirus (COVID-19) and 133 additional recoveries. The total number of cases in Lubbock County is 5,959: 1,722 active, 4,157 listed as recovered and 80 deaths. ### Posted by Latino Lubbock Magazine Digital Media Read the August Issue of Latino Lubbock Magazine online at https://www.latinolubbock.net/magazine-preview Please visit www.latinolubbock.net for a centralized list of COVID-19 resources. For advertising call (806)792-1212

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