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Wednesday, Nov 11, 2015

North Texas Veterans Help Others Through Farming

North Texas Veterans Help Others Through Farming

A group of North Texas veterans is working to help others who have served our country through agricultural therapy.

Wednesday, Nov 11, 2015

Trash To Be Studied in Texas Coastal Areas

Trash To Be Studied in Texas Coastal Areas

Researchers are tracking and analyzing the trash that litters some Texas beaches.

Monday, Nov 9, 2015

Texas Game Wardens Devoting More Time to Poachers

Texas Game Wardens Devoting More Time to Poachers

The start of the deer rifle hunting season is a busy time for Texas Parks and Wildlife Game Wardens as more of their time is being devoted to tracking and prosecuting poachers.

Sunday, Nov 8, 2015

State Asks Hunters to Screen Killed Deer

State Asks Hunters to Screen Killed Deer

State officials are asking hunters to provide samples of wild deer they kill to check for chronic wasting disease.

Friday, Nov 6, 2015

Deer Hunters Take Aim At Supply Stores

Deer Hunters Take Aim At Supply Stores

Deer hunting season kicks into full gear this weekend across North Texas.

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.

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Actor Judge Reinhold Arrested at Dallas Love Field

Actor Judge Reinhold Arrested at Dallas Love Field

Actor Judge Reinhold was arrested at Dallas Love Field Thursday afternoon for disorderly conduct.

Timber Creek Student Arrested After Online Threats: FWPD

Timber Creek Student Arrested After Online Threats: FWPD

A Timber Creek High School student is facing charges after allegedly making threats to the school, police say.

Charles Haley Opens Up About Mental Illness Battle

Charles Haley Opens Up About Mental Illness Battle

Pro Football Hall of Famer Charles Haley is taking a courageous stand, opening up about his mental illness and the signs he wishes he'd seen much earlier in life.

S. Korean President Is Impeached in Stunning Fall

S. Korean President Is Impeached in Stunning Fall

South Korean lawmakers on Friday impeached President Park Geun-hye, a stunning and swift fall for the country's first female leader amid protests that drew millions into the streets in united fury.

Teens Crash After Police Pursuit, 3 Critically Injured

Teens Crash After Police Pursuit, 3 Critically Injured

Three teenagers were severely hurt Thursday afternoon after leading police on a short chase and then crashing in Fort Worth.

Temperature Drop Causes Spike in HVAC Repair Calls

Temperature Drop Causes Spike in HVAC Repair Calls

Since the temperature has dropped, HVAC repair calls have gone up.