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Feb 25, 2015

Texas Seeks Input on Bass License Plate

Texas Seeks Input on Bass License Plate

The Texas Parks & Wildlife Department is asking for the public's help choosing a new license plate to honor bass conservation.

Feb 19, 2015

Rattlesnake Bite Claims Okla. Marine's Leg

Rattlesnake Bite Claims Okla. Marine's Leg

Friends rush Oklahoma Marine to hospital after rattlesnake bite that cost him his leg.

Feb 11, 2015

2 Charged After Deer Slain Within New Braunfels City Limits

2 Charged After Deer Slain Within New Braunfels City Limits

Police investigating reports of gunfire near downtown New Braunfels have arrested two men who had three dead deer in their truck.

Jan 29, 2015

US Senate Rejects Amendment on Lesser Prairie Chicken

US Senate Rejects Amendment on Lesser Prairie Chicken

The U.S. Senate has rejected an amendment by Sen. Jerry Moran of Kansas that would have removed the lesser prairie chicken from the federal government's threatened species act.

Jan 15, 2015

Skunks Now Target of Texas' Rabies Vaccine Air Drops

Skunks Now Target of Texas' Rabies Vaccine Air Drops

Skunks are now the main target in a vaccine bait air-drop program credited with eliminating rabies strains that infect coyotes and gray foxes in Texas, state health officials said Thursday.

Dec 28, 2014

Water Conservation Important to Texas This Year

Water Conservation Important to Texas This Year

Texas Agrilife Program Specialist Dotty Woodson discusses why one New Year's resolution we should all consider is saving water by using water as efficiently as possible.

Dec 24, 2014

Waco Completes Chisholm Trail Sculpture

Waco Completes Chisholm Trail Sculpture

Waco workers have installed the final pieces of a bronze tribute to cowboys and cattle, completing an eight-year, $1.65 million project.

Dec 23, 2014

TPWD Unveils New $5M Helicopter

TPWD Unveils New $5M Helicopter

The Texas Parks & Wildlife Department has a new $5 million high-tech helicopter with better capabilities to transport personnel and search dogs.

Dec 22, 2014

State Parks Draw New Year's Hikers, Visitors

State Parks Draw New Year's Hikers, Visitors

Texas Parks & Wildlife Department officials expect hundreds of New Year's Day hikers at state parks as a healthy way to start the new year.

Dec 20, 2014

Tum Tum Among New Names for Live Oaks

Tum Tum Among New Names for Live Oaks

Tum Tum, Brother Joseph, God's Wonder, and Shady Eden are among the newest members of a national registry of grand, gnarly live oaks -- evergreen oaks found around the South and in California.

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Winter Storm Warning Issued for North Texas

Winter Storm Warning Issued for North Texas

A Winter Storm Warning is in effect for all of North Texas until noon Thursday, leading to the cancellation of hundreds of flights and dozens of early school closures.

School Closings and Delays

School Closings and Delays

Due to ongoing inclement weather, several schools and businesses have announced closings and delays for Thursday.

Hunt Co. Fireman Arrested After Facebook Post of Dead Dogs

Hunt Co. Fireman Arrested After Facebook Post of Dead Dogs

A volunteer fireman in Hunt County was arrested Wednesday on two felony counts of animal cruelty after he posted a picture on Facebook of two dead dogs with a message to neighbors saying he had warned them...

Tax Preparer Pays for Huge Return Mistake

Tax Preparer Pays for Huge Return Mistake

Tax preparer admits to mistake on woman’s return and agrees to pay IRS penalties.

Elementary School Closed Again, Carbon Monoxide Detected

Elementary School Closed Again, Carbon Monoxide Detected

Dangerous levels of carbon monoxide closed a Dallas elementary school for a second straight day.

Fatal Denton Co. Crash Weather-Related: Police

Fatal Denton Co. Crash Weather-Related: Police

Authorities are investigating a deadly crash Wednesday night following a multi-vehicle pileup in Denton County.