Taking a journey through local outdoor adventures

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.

Aug 5, 2014

Wave of Problems Deplete Gulf Oysters

Wave of Problems Deplete Gulf Oysters

Add an oyster shortage on the Texas Gulf Coast to the problems exacerbated by the state's years-long drought.

Aug 5, 2014

Texas Fisherman Catches 809-Pound Tiger Shark

Texas Fisherman Catches 809-Pound Tiger Shark

A Texas fisherman has landed an 809-pound tiger shark in the Gulf of Mexico after reeling it in for more than seven hours.

Jul 1, 2014

Statewide Rules to Fight Zebra Mussels Take Effect

Statewide Rules to Fight Zebra Mussels Take Effect

Newly expanded boating rules to fight the spread of zebra mussels and other invasive species statewide are now in effect.

Jun 17, 2014

Turtle Hatchlings Released Off Texas Coast

Turtle Hatchlings Released Off Texas Coast

Nearly 100 endangered Kemp's ridley sea turtle hatchlings have been released on a South Texas beach to make their way into the Gulf of Mexico.

Jun 2, 2014

Stage 3 Water Restrictions Extended by NTMWD

Stage 3 Water Restrictions Extended by NTMWD

Cities in the North Texas Municipal Water District are to be reminded that Stage 3 landscape watering restrictions are in place through Oct. 31.

Jun 2, 2014

Two Believed Drowned on North Texas Lakes This Weekend

Two Believed Drowned on North Texas Lakes This Weekend

A man drowned on Lewisville Lake on Sunday. Meanwhile, search crews continue to look for a man at Cedar Creek Lake.

May 23, 2014

Water Restrictions, HOA Fees a Struggle for Plano Homeowners

Water Restrictions, HOA Fees a Struggle for Plano Homeowners

Trying to grow grass in the Texas heat isn’t easy, especially with water restrictions during the drought.

May 22, 2014

Rules to Combat Zebra Mussels Extended Statewide

Rules to Combat Zebra Mussels Extended Statewide

Texas Parks and Wildlife officials have expanded to the entire state a mandate that boaters on lakes and rivers drain their watercrafts to combat the spread of zebra mussels and other invasive species.

Top Stories
10-Year-Old Child Struck by Vehicle in Fort Worth

10-Year-Old Child Struck by Vehicle in Fort Worth

A 10-year-old child was rushed to a Fort Worth hospital Friday evening after being struck by a vehicle.

Amber Alert Issued for 1-Year-Old Boy Near Houston

Amber Alert Issued for 1-Year-Old Boy Near Houston

A child abduction alert was issued Friday evening for 1-year-old Colt Williams, missing from Liberty County, Texas, northeast of Houston.

Dog's Quarantine Costs "Tens of Thousands"

Dog's Quarantine Costs "Tens of Thousands"

Taxpayers have spent “tens of thousands of dollars” to care for the dog of a nurse who came down with Ebola, according to a city spokeswoman.

Irving Police Report Suspected Flasher

Irving Police Report Suspected Flasher

Irving police are on the lookout after a man allegedly exposed and touched himself while driving near a female pedestrian.

Waxahachie Student Allegedly Made Hit List: School

Waxahachie Student Allegedly Made Hit List: School

Police and school officials are investigating after a Waxahachie High School student allegedly made a hit list that included the names of several fellow classmates.

Nate Thompson Lifts Ducks Over Stars 2-1 in OT

Nate Thompson Lifts Ducks Over Stars 2-1 in OT

Nate Thompson scored 2:30 into overtime and the Anaheim Ducks beat the Dallas Stars 2-1 on Friday night.