Taking a journey through local outdoor adventures

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.

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.

Top Stories
Man Dies After Panicked Encounter Inside Dallas Jail

Man Dies After Panicked Encounter Inside Dallas Jail

Authorities say a panic-stricken man who dashed into a Dallas County jail lobby shouting that his wife was chasing him to kill him has died after being handcuffed and losing consciousness.

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton Indicted, Sources Say

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton Indicted, Sources Say

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton has been indicted on three charges by a grand jury in Collin County, two people close to the case told NBC 5 on Saturday.

Decades Later, Vietnam Vets Welcomed Home

Decades Later, Vietnam Vets Welcomed Home

Vietnam veterans watched as hundreds lined the streets in White Settlement for a "Welcome Home" parade decades after their return to American soil.

Dallas Police Officer Arrested for DWI

Dallas Police Officer Arrested for DWI

Dallas police say one of the department's officers was arrested for driving while intoxicated on Saturday.

Advocates Want More Done to Curb Hot Car Deaths

Advocates Want More Done to Curb Hot Car Deaths

Hot car deaths are down for the year, but that isn’t stopping parents from looking for long-term solutions to an all-too-familiar situation. On the eve of National Heatstroke Prevention and Awareness Day...

Fatal Shooting Leaves 1 Dead in Frisco

Fatal Shooting Leaves 1 Dead in Frisco

A man who was rushed to the hospital with a gunshot wound to the chest has died, according to Frisco police.