Plano In the News

Below are recent news stories that feature or include the City of Plano. For additional past coverage, please email Steve Stoler, Director of Media.
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City of Plano

Texas Resident Indicted for Allegedly Murdering 12 Elderly Woman over 22 Months (Newsweek) May 17

Texas man charged with killing 12 women, police look at 750 other deaths for possible links (NBC News) May 16

Suspected Serial Killer Charged With Five Additional Deaths of Plano-Area Women (KXAS-TV NBC 5) May 16

Billy Chemirmir, In US Illegally, Now Charged With 11 More Murders In Dallas Area (KTVT-TV CBS 11) 

Alleged serial killer, a Kenyan man in the US illegally, is charged in multiple Dallas-area deaths (Fox News) May 16

Man in Country Illegally Charged With 11 Murders in Texas (US News & World Report) May 16

Plano Police Honor David Sherrard, Other Texas Officers (KXAS-TV NBC 5) May 16

Suspected serial killer in Texas accused of suffocating at least 12 elderly women with pillows (NY Daily News) May 16

Texas man who allegedly posed as maintenance worker charged with killing seven elderly women (NBC News) May 16

Water Watcher Program Focused on Child Safety (KXAS-TV NBC 5) May 16

Fill the Boot (Plano Star Courier) May 15

14-Year-Old Arrested After Police Chase From Dallas To McKinney And Back (KTVT-TV CBS 11) May 16

Tu makes history (Plano Star Courier) May 14

Plano calls June 8 runoff election, sets early voting schedule for two remaining City Council seats (Community Impact) May 13

Plano discusses the road ahead (Plano Star Courier) May 13

Plano West High School student killed in crash (WFAA-TV News 8) May 13

Plano West student dies in Frisco crash (Dallas Morning News) May 13

Project in Plano hopes to identify 29 buried in unmarked graves (WFAA-TV News 8) May 11

Business/Economic Development

Plano company shows you how to spot hidden cameras in hotels, vacation rentals (Dallas Business Journal) May 17

Kohl's reportedly interested in At Home acquisition (Retail Dive) May 16

US economic sanctions on Huawei could backfire (Fox Business) May 16

Trump issues order apparently aimed at China's Huawei (Associated Press) May 15

Japanese Chain Ninja Preps for Two Summer Debuts in Dallas (Dallas Eater) May 15

California coffee producer headed to Plano with new operation (Dallas Morning News) May 14

Pour-over coffee company to add Plano facility (Dallas Business Journal) May 14

She's ready to take on new challenges for Plano company (Dallas Business Journal) May 14

Toyota HQ doubts N.A. can hit profit goal (Automotive News) May 13

Toyota steers Girl Scouts toward financial empowerment (Houston Chronicle) May 13

Keurig Dr Pepper Sticks to the Plan (Seeking Alpha) May 13

Mother-daughter duo open stretching concepts together in Plano, Preston Center (Dallas Business Journal) May 13

Plano Talk

What are Dallas Suburbs Best Known for? (Dallas Observer) May 13

Jack Graham: Penalizing Women for Abortion Is Not Pro-Life (LongRoom News) May 13

Plano is the third safest city in the United States (Haven Life Insurance) May 12

Here are the longest (and shortest) wait times for a Texas driver's license (WFAA-TV News 8) May 12

Boys & Girls Clubs of Collin County celebrates 50 years (Plano Star Courier) May 10

Local Profile

The future of Collin College (May 16)

Special Strong offers exercise programs for people with disabilities (May 13)

Plano ISD joins with other Texas districts to protect school finance reform (May 13)

Plano Magazine

Made in Plano: Fitrix Energy Balls (May 15)

Naada Daanam (May 14)

Boeing Recognizes Plano Students for Pursuing STEM in Higher Education (May 14)

DARTable Staycations (May 14)

Spine Surgery: No Longer the Scare it Once Was (May 13)

Carlton Landing Takes Lakeside Living to the Next Level (May 13)