Complete coverage of Texas' record heat wave of 2011

Dec 29, 2011

Ranchers Tricked by Bad Hay

Ranchers Tricked by Bad Hay

The need for hay is creating an easy target for people who want to cash in on the hot commodity.

Dec 19, 2011

Estimated 500M Trees Killed in Drought

Estimated 500M Trees Killed in Drought

Preliminary estimates from the Texas Forest Service show the year-long drought in Texas may have claimed as many as 500 million trees.

Dec 7, 2011

Drought Persists Despite Cold, Wet Weather

Drought Persists Despite Cold, Wet Weather

Dry brush creates a perfect fuel for wildfires, and officials are urging people to get rid of it now.

Dec 4, 2011

Texas Town to Run Out of Water by Tuesday

Texas Town to Run Out of Water by Tuesday

Emergency measures to help keep water flowing in Groesbeck

Nov 28, 2011

NTMWD Speeds Up Pipeline Project

NTMWD Speeds Up Pipeline Project

A $270 million water pipeline is in the works to transport water from Lake Texoma directly to a Lake Lavon treatment plant.

Nov 11, 2011

Dallas to Weigh Water Restrictions

Dallas to Weigh Water Restrictions

Tough water restrictions could hit Dallas much sooner than expected.

Nov 7, 2011

Water District Grapples With Mussels

Water District Grapples With Mussels

The NTMWD expects the severe drought to continue in 2012.

Oct 29, 2011

Stage 3 Water Restrictions Begin Tuesday

Stage 3 Water Restrictions Begin Tuesday

Stage 3 restrictions go into effect Tuesday for all NTMWD cities.

Oct 21, 2011

Good Time for Fall Planting

Good Time for Fall Planting

The cooler fall weather is driving people outdoors to spruce up their yards.

Oct 18, 2011

NTMWD Imposes Stage 3 Water Restrictions, Again

NTMWD Imposes Stage 3 Water Restrictions, Again

The North Texas Municipal Water District is moving to Stage 3 water restrictions again, and members are on notice, a 30 percent rate increase may be necessary in 2012.

Top Stories
East Loop 820 Reopened After Sign on the Roadway

East Loop 820 Reopened After Sign on the Roadway

Northbound East Loop 820 reopened just before 8 a.m. Thursday morning. The freeway was shutdown for several hours because of an overhead sign on the roadway.

Kidd Kraddick's Co-Hosts a Year After His Death

Kidd Kraddick's Co-Hosts a Year After His Death

One year after Kidd Kraddick’s death, his radio co-hosts sat down with NBC 5’s Meredith Land and The Dallas Morning News’ Alan Peppard to talk about life without Kidd and the show’s success without...

DPD Investigates "Ambush Shooting" Outside Store

DPD Investigates "Ambush Shooting" Outside Store

Dallas Police are looking at surveillance video for clues on who shot and killed a man Wednesday night in the Pleasant Grove area.

Mortuary Bodies Mummified, Left Decaying on Tables: Warrant

Mortuary Bodies Mummified, Left Decaying on Tables: Warrant

Officials have released disturbing details about the conditions of eight decaying bodies found inside a Fort Worth funeral home earlier this month.

Woman Badly Hurt in I-20 Rock-Throwing Incident

Woman Badly Hurt in I-20 Rock-Throwing Incident

An Arizona woman is demanding the maximum sentence allowable for two Weatherford teens suspected of throwing rocks and railroad spikes onto a North Texas interstate and hitting her in the face.

FW Man Pleads Guilty in Oil, Gas Investment Scam

FW Man Pleads Guilty in Oil, Gas Investment Scam

A North Texas man faces up to 20 years in prison in an oil and gas Ponzi scheme that attracted nearly $6 million in investments before he fled to Oregon.