Taking a journey through local outdoor adventures

Wednesday, Nov 4, 2015

NWF Recommends Not Raking Leaves

NWF Recommends Not Raking Leaves

The National Wildlife Federation recommends that people stop raking their fall leaves, which are important habitats for critters.

Tuesday, Nov 3, 2015

Watch Your Step: Fire Ants Invading North Texas

Watch Your Step: Fire Ants Invading North Texas

Rain and cooler weather are forcing fire ants to rebuild mounds above ground.

Thursday, Oct 29, 2015

Ranchers Try to Rebuild Beef Herds in North Texas

Ranchers Try to Rebuild Beef Herds in North Texas

Ranchers in Collin County will have the chance to replenish their herds at an auction on Friday. It was organized in response to declining cattle numbers due to drought.

Thursday, Oct 29, 2015

Oyster Harvesting Closed Along Portions of TX Coast

Oyster Harvesting Closed Along Portions of TX Coast

Texas officials are closing most of the state's coastal waters to commercial and recreational oyster harvesting because of excessive rainfall and an algae bloom known as "red tide."

Tuesday, Oct 20, 2015

Tires Dumped at Dallas County Preserve

Tires Dumped at Dallas County Preserve

Officials with the Goat Island Preserve in Dallas County say tires being dumped in the woods has been a problem for decades.

Monday, Oct 19, 2015

Cannon, Lasers Await Migrating Grackles

Cannon, Lasers Await Migrating Grackles

It's that time of year again in North Texas, when large flocks of grackles cover trees and power lines at intersections and take flight with loud squawks and flapping wings.

Thursday, Oct 15, 2015

White Buck Spotted in Denton Neighborhood

White Buck Spotted in Denton Neighborhood

Several people on Denton's southwest side caught a rare sight Tuesday: a white deer with a full rack of antlers.

Friday, Oct 16, 2015

White Buck Stuns Residents in Denton Neighborhood

White Buck Stuns Residents in Denton Neighborhood

Several people on Denton's southwest side caught a rare sight Tuesday: a white deer with a full rack of antlers taking a walk through town.

Wednesday, Oct 14, 2015

Africanized Bees Terrorize North TX Neighborhood

Africanized Bees Terrorize North TX Neighborhood

Tens of thousands of Africanized, or so-called "killer" bees, were living underneath the roof of a North Texas family's home.

Wednesday, Oct 14, 2015

Africanized Bees Terrorize Bedford Neighborhood

Africanized Bees Terrorize Bedford Neighborhood

Tens of thousands of Africanized or so called "killer" bees were living underneath the roof of a North Texas family's home.

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Friend Requests Sent from Fitness Instructor Imposter

Friend Requests Sent from Fitness Instructor Imposter

Friends of Midlothian fitness instructor Missy Bevers, killed in a North Texas church in April, tell police they have received friend requests on Facebook from someone claiming to be Bevers.

Video of 'Little Person' Riding Motorcyle Goes Viral

Video of 'Little Person' Riding Motorcyle Goes Viral

A video of a North Texas man diagnosed with a form of dwarfism riding a motorcycle has gone viral for the wrong reasons.

Armed Person Barricaded Inside Dallas Home: Authorities

Armed Person Barricaded Inside Dallas Home: Authorities

Authorities say an armed person is barricaded inside a home in Dallas Thursday morning.

Teen Sues in Locker Room Rape, Alleges Lengthy Racist Abuse

Teen Sues in Locker Room Rape, Alleges Lengthy Racist Abuse

A black teenager who prosecutors say was sexually assaulted by three white football players in the locker room of an Idaho high school has sued the school district, alleging the rape was the culmination...

Obama: Trump Candidacy Has 'Rattled' World Leaders

Obama: Trump Candidacy Has 'Rattled' World Leaders

President Barack Obama said world leaders are "rattled" by Donald Trump and have a good reason to feel that way, NBC News reported. Speaking at a news conference while at the G7 meeting in Japan, Obama...

Tony Romo Opens Up About Family, Faith and Football

Tony Romo Opens Up About Family, Faith and Football

Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo and his wife, Candice, graciously granted NBC 5's Meredith Land with unprecedented access to their lives, in their home with their children.