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Jun 10, 2014 Share
Dallas Co. Health Director Dodges Questions Amid Investigation

Dallas Co. Health Director Dodges Questions Amid Investigation

Dallas County Health and Human Services Director Zachary Thompson refused to answer questions about a criminal investigation into his department one day after NBC 5 Investigates revealed Dallas County Health and Human Services had... Read More

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Jun 9, 2014 Share
Dallas Co. Health Dept Investigated Over False Records

Dallas Co. Health Dept Investigated Over False Records

The Dallas County District Attorney's Office has launched a criminal investigation in a case that raises questions about an office that handles some of the most sensitive information imaginable — the identities of people... Read More

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Jun 5, 2014 Share
George Strait Fans Duped Into Buying Fake Tickets

George Strait Fans Duped Into Buying Fake Tickets

Experts say beware of fake tickets for George’s Strait’s farewell show, one of the hottest concerts of the year. Read More

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May 29, 2014 Share
Academy Investigation Casts Doubt on Sheriff’s Statements

Academy Investigation Casts Doubt on Sheriff’s Statements

The Texas Commission on Law Enforcement has found nothing to support Dallas County Sheriff Lupe Valdez’s claim that test scores at the department’s training academy were poor due to cadets purposefully failing an state exam. Read More

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May 22, 2014 Share
Ft. Hood Shooting Victims to Get Honors, Benefits

Ft. Hood Shooting Victims to Get Honors, Benefits

Victims of the 2009 Fort Hood mass shooting are a step closer to getting the help they've been requesting. Read More

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May 22, 2014 Share
Sheriff's Staff Wanted to Downplay Academy Crisis

Sheriff's Staff Wanted to Downplay Academy Crisis

Emails obtained by NBC 5 Investigates show staff at the Dallas County Sheriff's Training Academy wanted to avoid using "At Risk" designation. Read More

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May 21, 2014 Share
Alarming Number of Hunt Hill Bridge Crashes Escaped Detection

Alarming Number of Hunt Hill Bridge Crashes Escaped Detection

An NBC 5 investigation reveals an alarming number of crashes at Dallas' signature Margaret Hunt Hill Bridge in the two years after it opened. City engineers were unaware of the high number of crashes until a citizen complained... Read More

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May 21, 2014 Share
Nail Salon Problems Often Go Unreported

Nail Salon Problems Often Go Unreported

Nail salon problems often go unreported. TDLR says filing complaints is crucial to protecting manicure and pedicure clients. Read More

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May 21, 2014 Share
Unions Losing Confidence in Dallas Co. Sheriff

Unions Losing Confidence in Dallas Co. Sheriff

Deputies with the Dallas County Sheriff's Department are demanding an apology from Sheriff Lupe Valdez after she accused the majority of an academy class of purposely bombing a state exam. Read More

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May 20, 2014 Share
Dirty Little Secrets at Nail Salons Pose a Health Risk

Dirty Little Secrets at Nail Salons Pose a Health Risk

The unsanitary conditions you don’t see at your neighborhood nail salon could affect your health and safety, but knowing what to look and ask for could limit your risk of problems. Read More

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Awards

2013

Edward R. Murrow Award
Continuing Coverage
"Driven to Distraction"
Large Market Television RTDNA, Region 6

Edward R. Murrow Award

News Series
"You're Gonna Wait"
Large Market Television RTDNA, Region 6

Edward R. Murrow Award

Use of Video
"Peter Hull"
Large Market Television RTDNA, Region 6

Edward R. Murrow Award
Continuing Coverage
"Driven to Distraction"
Large Market Television RTDNA, National

Emmy Award
General Assignment Report - No Time Limit
"Abusing The Badge"
NATAS, Lone Star Chapter

Emmy Award

Investigative Report - Series
"Driven to Distraction"
NATAS, Lone Star Chapter

Emmy Award
Education/Schools - News Single Story/Series/Feature
"Teaching Security"
NATAS, Lone Star Chapter

Emmy Award
Education/Schools - News Single Story/Series/Feature
"The $90,000,000 Test"
NATAS, Lone Star Chapter

Emmy Award

Health/Science - News Series
"Missed Opportunities"
NATAS, Lone Star Chapter

Emmy Award
Military - News Single Story/Feature
"Hasan Gets Paid"
NATAS, Lone Star Chapter

Emmy Award

Politics/Government - News Series
"You're Gonna Wait"
NATAS, Lone Star Chapter

Emmy Award
Feature News Report - Serious Feature
"Get Out Alive!"
NATAS, Lone Star Chapter

Emmy Award

On-Camera Talent - Reporter - Consumer/Medical
"Deanna Dewberry"
NATAS, Lone Star Chapter

2012

Freedom of Information Award
Texas Associated Press Broadcasters

ΣΔΧ Award In Journalism

Investigative Reporting; Television
"Critical Delays: Dallas County's Response to the West Nile Epidemic"
Large Market (1-50) Society of Professional Journalists

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