Complete coverage of Texas' record heat wave of 2011

Aug 4, 2011

Heat Resources and Information

Heat Resources and Information

Beat the heat with these resource highlighting utility issues and other essential information.

Aug 8, 2011
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By Elvira Sakmari

Dog Days of Summer 2011 - Gallery VII

MoshPix: Check out photos of North Texas pets beating the heat. See Full Gallery

Apr 26, 2012

Carrollton Saves Water With Landscaping

Carrollton Saves Water With Landscaping

The city of Carrollton is building two water conservation gardens to show how landscaping can save water.

Apr 2, 2012

State, Local Officials Encourage Water Conservation

State, Local Officials Encourage Water Conservation

Even with the recent rain, the state says 25 percent of our water needs will be met by conserving water.

Mar 29, 2012

NTMWD Eases Stage 3 Water Restrictions

NTMWD Eases Stage 3 Water Restrictions

The NTMWD downgrades its enhanced Stage 3 water restrictions to regular Stage 3, which allows more-frequent outdoor watering.

Apr 12, 2012

NTMWD Water Restrictions to Remain

NTMWD Water Restrictions to Remain

Despite the recent rain and rising lake levels, the water district still faces a lack of supply because of the zebra mussels in Lake Texoma.

Feb 15, 2012

Texas Drought Kills 5.6 Million Trees

Texas Drought Kills 5.6 Million Trees

Experts say the 2011 Texas drought has killed about 5.6 million trees in urban areas.

Feb 2, 2012

Map Indicates DFW Out of Drought -- For Now

Map Indicates DFW Out of Drought -- For Now

A weekly analysis indicates North Texas is out of drought, but water districts in North Texas say that they are still under drought conditions.

Jan 26, 2012

No New NTMWD Water Restrictions

No New NTMWD Water Restrictions

After the recent wet weather, the North Texas Municipal Water District is hoping for more rainfall to keep reservoirs on the rise.

Dec 30, 2011

NTMWD to Consider Stage 4 Water Restrictions

NTMWD to Consider Stage 4 Water Restrictions

The North Texas Municipal Water District will meet in late January to decide if it should implement Stage 4 water restrictions.

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Tradition and Firsts for Independence Day

Tradition and Firsts for Independence Day

America the Beautiful set the tone for the Irving Independence Day Parade on Saturday.

Girl, 3, Taken to Hospital after Near-Drowning

Girl, 3, Taken to Hospital after Near-Drowning

First responders in Fort Worth responded to reports of a drowning involving a child Saturday afternoon.

Flooding Forces Grapevine 4th Fireworks Changes

Flooding Forces Grapevine 4th Fireworks Changes

Grapevine's July Fourth Fireworks Extravaganza's viewing area was relocated to Grapevine Mills Mall as parks along the lake remained flooded.

Brisket Bandit Burns, Steals Meat at NTX BBQ Joint

Brisket Bandit Burns, Steals Meat at NTX BBQ Joint

Surveillance cameras caught a man breaking into the smoker at Bet the House BBQ in Denton; starting a fire and costing owners thousands of dollars in the process.

Presidential Candidates Campaign in July 4 Parades

Presidential Candidates Campaign in July 4 Parades

Alongside the patriotic music and waving flags Saturday in parades across Iowa and New Hampshire were clear reminders of a presidential race coming up next year. Former Govs. Jeb Bush of Florida, Rick Perry...

City Had Cited Pool Where 3 Children Drowned

City Had Cited Pool Where 3 Children Drowned

Although the MacArthur Place at 183 complex has boasted about two “shimmering swimming pools,” city records show a history of problems, including poor visibility.