COVID-19: Introduction

COVID-19 has reached Lubbock.
What does this mean for our community?
Texas Tech Public Media is dedicated to tell community stories that matter, and to keep you in the know during these trying times. We have a long history of producing local stories by and for the people of Lubbock, and we're not going to stop now.
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As of March 30

Lubbock COVID-19 cases: 77

COVID-19: The Impact on Lubbock Shelters

Rory Thomas discusses the effects of the spread of COVID-19 for Lubbock Impact, volunteers, and for the working poor.
Dr. Robert McComb, an economics professor at Texas Tech, expresses concerns regarding Lubbock employment.

COVID-19: Update 03.24.20

An update on the current situation concerning COVID-19 in Lubbock County.

COVID-19: The Impact on Local Restaurants

Jason Diehl, co-owner of The Crafthouse Gastropub, shares the effects of the outbreak of COVID-19 on his business.
Dr. Robert McComb, an economics professor at Texas Tech, discusses his own concerns for small businesses.

COVID-19: Update 03.23.20

An update on the current situation concerning COVID-19 in Lubbock County.