Taking a journey through local outdoor adventures

Sep 16, 2014

Hunting Startles Some in Fort Worth

Hunting Startles Some in Fort Worth

More than two weeks into dove season in North Texas, people in one area are hearing about it in an unexpected way.

Sep 11, 2014

Gulf of Mexico to Get Another Artificial Reef

Gulf of Mexico to Get Another Artificial Reef

The Gulf of Mexico will be getting another artificial reef as a retired Japanese-built freighter makes its way to a site off Texas.

Sep 10, 2014

Dallas to Boost Safety on Hike-and-Bike Trails

Dallas to Boost Safety on Hike-and-Bike Trails

Safety upgrades are coming to 70 potentially hazardous spots in Dallas where hike-and-bike trails cross streets.

Sep 1, 2014

Dove Season Opens Labor Day

Dove Season Opens Labor Day

Labor Day is also the first day of dove hunting season in Texas.

Aug 30, 2014

Sesame Catching on in Southeast US Farms

Sesame Catching on in Southeast US Farms

Sesame is gaining a foothold in parts of the southeast United States, where cotton has long been king, as farmers take advantage of its drought tolerance and a recently developed trait that lets them bring it in...

Aug 27, 2014

Venomous Caterpillar Encounters on the Rise

Venomous Caterpillar Encounters on the Rise

At first glance, they may look harmless. But the fat, furry caterpillars known as puss, or asp, caterpillars commonly found in North Texas come with a warning: their fur is venomous.

Aug 28, 2014

Venomous Caterpillar Encounters on the Rise

Venomous Caterpillar Encounters on the Rise

At first glance, they may look harmless. But the fat, furry caterpillars known as puss, or asp, caterpillars commonly found in North Texas come with a warning: their fur is venomous.

Aug 13, 2014

Hunting, Fishing Licenses on Sale This Week

Hunting, Fishing Licenses on Sale This Week

The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department says hunting and fishing licenses for the 2014-15 seasons will go on sale Friday.

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.

Top Stories
Brothers Found Unconscious in Irving Pool Die

Brothers Found Unconscious in Irving Pool Die

Breaking news from NBC 5. Two brothers who have been on life support since last Wednesday after an incident at an Irving pool have died

Slain Teen Found by Jogger Identified

Slain Teen Found by Jogger Identified

A morning jogger discovered the body of a teen in an Oak Cliff alley on Sunday

Supreme Court Blocks Texas Abortion Clinic Restrictions

Supreme Court Blocks Texas Abortion Clinic Restrictions

The US Supreme Court agreed Monday afternoon to put a hold on court rulings that have reduced the number of abortion clinics in Texas.

Airline Ops Manager Charged in Online Sex Sting

Airline Ops Manager Charged in Online Sex Sting

An AA operations manager involved in the Sept. 11 response was arrested in Pennsylvania n charges he arranged sex with a woman and a 10-year-old girl.

Death Penalty Foes Expect More Botched Executions

Death Penalty Foes Expect More Botched Executions

The continued use of the controversial sedative midazolam to put prisoners to death, upheld on Monday by the U.S. Supreme Court, will mean more botched executions, predicted an official with the American...

Off-Duty DPD Officer Fires Weapon; 2 Jailed in Robbery

Off-Duty DPD Officer Fires Weapon; 2 Jailed in Robbery

Dallas police say two men are in custody after an alleged armed robbery Friday at a title loan business that ended with an off-duty Dallas officer firing his weapon at one of the suspects.