Taking a journey through local outdoor adventures

Sep 16, 2014

Hunting Startles Some in Fort Worth

Hunting Startles Some in Fort Worth

More than two weeks into dove season in North Texas, people in one area are hearing about it in an unexpected way.

Sep 11, 2014

Gulf of Mexico to Get Another Artificial Reef

Gulf of Mexico to Get Another Artificial Reef

The Gulf of Mexico will be getting another artificial reef as a retired Japanese-built freighter makes its way to a site off Texas.

Sep 10, 2014

Dallas to Boost Safety on Hike-and-Bike Trails

Dallas to Boost Safety on Hike-and-Bike Trails

Safety upgrades are coming to 70 potentially hazardous spots in Dallas where hike-and-bike trails cross streets.

Sep 1, 2014

Dove Season Opens Labor Day

Dove Season Opens Labor Day

Labor Day is also the first day of dove hunting season in Texas.

Aug 30, 2014

Sesame Catching on in Southeast US Farms

Sesame Catching on in Southeast US Farms

Sesame is gaining a foothold in parts of the southeast United States, where cotton has long been king, as farmers take advantage of its drought tolerance and a recently developed trait that lets them bring it in...

Aug 27, 2014

Venomous Caterpillar Encounters on the Rise

Venomous Caterpillar Encounters on the Rise

At first glance, they may look harmless. But the fat, furry caterpillars known as puss, or asp, caterpillars commonly found in North Texas come with a warning: their fur is venomous.

Aug 28, 2014

Venomous Caterpillar Encounters on the Rise

Venomous Caterpillar Encounters on the Rise

At first glance, they may look harmless. But the fat, furry caterpillars known as puss, or asp, caterpillars commonly found in North Texas come with a warning: their fur is venomous.

Aug 13, 2014

Hunting, Fishing Licenses on Sale This Week

Hunting, Fishing Licenses on Sale This Week

The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department says hunting and fishing licenses for the 2014-15 seasons will go on sale Friday.

Aug 7, 2014

Woman Dies After Flip Into the Comal River

Woman Dies After Flip Into the Comal River

Central Texas police say a 26-year-old woman has died of injuries suffered days earlier when she jumped from an elevated platform into a part of the Comal River where tubing is popular.

Aug 7, 2014

Lone Star Tick Bites Blamed for Red Meat Allergy

Lone Star Tick Bites Blamed for Red Meat Allergy

A tick bite might make you a vegetarian, or at least make you swear off red meat.

Top Stories
Ebola Patient's Family Questions Hospital

Ebola Patient's Family Questions Hospital

Thomas Eric Duncan has been identified as the Ebola patient in Dallas, NBC News' Pete Williams has confirmed.

Ebola Worries Could Keep Some Dallas Students Home

Ebola Worries Could Keep Some Dallas Students Home

Some nervous Dallas parents picked up their children early from school Wednesday after learning that five students attended class after possibly being exposed to the first Ebola patient diagnosed in the U.S.

Hospitals Prepare for Possible Ebola Patients

Hospitals Prepare for Possible Ebola Patients

After the report of a positive Ebola patient in Dallas, hospitals across the Dallas-Fort Worth metroplex are preparing for possible cases of the virus.

CDC Process on Ebola in North Texas

CDC Process on Ebola in North Texas

Now that the Ebola virus has been confirmed in a patient in Dallas, a team from the Centers for Disease Control is in North Texas.

Local Liberians Ask For Support

Local Liberians Ask For Support

Wednesday, the Liberian Community Association of DFW held a news conference to address questions about the local man diagnosed with Ebola.

Cowboys Player Involved in Sex Assault Investigation: Police

Cowboys Player Involved in Sex Assault Investigation: Police

A member of the Dallas Cowboys is involved in an investigation of sexual assault.