Taking a journey through local outdoor adventures

Dec 5, 2014

Texas Game Warden Frees 2 Tangled Deer

Texas Game Warden Frees 2 Tangled Deer

A Central Texas game warden cuts two deer lose whose antlers became tangled in rope around a clothesline pole.

Nov 13, 2014

Deer Population Growing in Parts of Texas

Deer Population Growing in Parts of Texas

Norm Lavelle loves the deer that he feeds -- even the big buck that could have killed him.

Nov 6, 2014

Nest Successfully Moved to Protect Bald Eagles

Nest Successfully Moved to Protect Bald Eagles

A couple of bald eagles came back home to Seagoville only to find their nest had been relocated while they were gone for the summer. The birds initially built their home on a transmission tower that was...

Nov 3, 2014

Low Lakes Hope to Benefit From Tuesday's Rain

Low Lakes Hope to Benefit From Tuesday's Rain

NBC 5 meteorologists are calling for rain Tuesday and that's good news for Eagle Mountain Lake and other North Texas lakes experiencing dangerously low water levels.

Oct 31, 2014

North Texans Ready for Deer Season Opener

North Texans Ready for Deer Season Opener

The 2014 deer season kicks off Saturday morning just before sunrise and many are ready to continue the yearly tradition.

Oct 27, 2014

Coastal Parks Explore Accommodating SpaceX Viewings

Coastal Parks Explore Accommodating SpaceX Viewings

Park officials in South Texas are working on a master plan to provide tourists with better views of rocket launches from the world's first commercial orbital spaceport, which is being developed by SpaceX.

Oct 23, 2014
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By Frank Heinz

Monarch Butterflies

A collection of photographs of monarch butterflies. See Full Gallery

Oct 23, 2014

Flight of the Monarchs in Texas in Jeopardy

Flight of the Monarchs in Texas in Jeopardy

As monarch butterflies make their way south through Texas this month, there's even more concern about where they spend their summers.

Oct 22, 2014

Pond Liners Used Against Zebra Mussels

Pond Liners Used Against Zebra Mussels

Pond liners are being used to try to stop zebra mussels from spreading at a Central Texas lake that supplies water to Waco.

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.

Top Stories
Pilot Killed in Seagoville Plane Crash

Pilot Killed in Seagoville Plane Crash

Breaking news from NBC 5. Dallas sheriff's deputies are investigating a small plane crash in Seagoville.

Sketch of  Gunman Who Shot Meteorologist

Sketch of Gunman Who Shot Meteorologist

The search continues for the gunman who shot a Waco-area television meteorologist following an altercation in the station's parking lot Wednesday morning.

Manhunt Continues for Suspected Killer

Manhunt Continues for Suspected Killer

Authorities say nearly 100 officers are searching for a man suspected of murder who is believed to be hiding in a Crowley neighborhood.

Boy Who Beat Cancer Donates Toys to Hospital

Boy Who Beat Cancer Donates Toys to Hospital

A five-year-old boy who beat cancer is giving back to other children by donating toys to young patients at Children’s Medical Center in Dallas.

Arrest Made in Arlington Bar Shooting

Arrest Made in Arlington Bar Shooting

Arlington police have made an arrest in a bar shooting that left three people hospitalized early Monday morning.

Police Give Gift Cards for Safe Prosper Drivers

Police Give Gift Cards for Safe Prosper Drivers

This week, police in Prosper are passing out small tokens of thanks to safe drivers. Officers are spotting people showing off safe habits, like wearing a seat belt, and rewarding them with $10 gift cards.