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Thursday, Sep 13, 2018

200 Oncor Workers Head East to Help With Hurricane Florence

200 Oncor Workers Head East to Help With Hurricane Florence

Dozens of Oncor utility workers and contractors are on the way to the east coast to assist local utility companies there with power restoration once Hurricane Florence comes ashore.

Thursday, Sep 13, 2018

Denton Firefighters Prepare to Help Gulf Coast

Denton Firefighters Prepare to Help Gulf Coast

Gov. Greg Abbott is raising the state's alert level ahead of tropical weather hitting the Gulf Coast this weekend and Texas Task Force One will be deployed, which includes members from the Denton Fire...

Friday, Jul 20, 2018

NTTA Courtesy Patrol Helps Drivers Stranded During Heatwave

NTTA Courtesy Patrol Helps Drivers Stranded During Heatwave

One of the hottest jobs in North Texas during this heatwave might just be helping drivers get back on the road.

Thursday, Jul 19, 2018

Homeowners Lose Power During Record-Breaking Heat

Homeowners Lose Power During Record-Breaking Heat

More than 1,500 homeowners in McKinney lost power on the hottest day of the year.

Monday, Jul 2, 2018

Dust From Africa Brings Hazy Skies to DFW

Dust From Africa Brings Hazy Skies to DFW

Texans are used to winds stirring up dust — but how about when those winds blow in from Africa? A large plume of brown dust from the Sahara desert made its way into the state over the weekend, reaching as...

Thursday, Jun 28, 2018

How Hot do Outside Temperatures Make the Inside of Your Car?

How Hot do Outside Temperatures Make the Inside of Your Car?

Summer is upon us! With the upcoming stretch of upper 90s and triple digits in the forecast, now is a good time to learn about the dangers of heat stroke and being trapped in a hot car.

Thursday, Jun 7, 2018

Auto Repair Calls Spike After Unexpected Hail Storm

Auto Repair Calls Spike After Unexpected Hail Storm

North Texans are dealing with extensive hail damage following Wednesday morning’s storms creating a backlog at auto repair shops in hard-hit cities like Carrollton.

Tuesday, May 29, 2018

Good News for Central Texas Peach Crop

Good News for Central Texas Peach Crop

It was a long, cold winter — at least in Texas terms — and that's good news for this year's Hill Country peach harvest.

Monday, May 7, 2018

No Drought in North Texas: Officials

No Drought in North Texas: Officials

Following heavy rains across much of the state during the first week in May, less of Texas is impacted by drought, officials say.

Tuesday, Apr 24, 2018

Absence of Tornadoes in Oklahoma Sets Record This Year

Absence of Tornadoes in Oklahoma Sets Record This Year

Thunderstorms produced hail across North Texas last weekend, but overall, it's been a fairly slow start to severe weather season. Only a handful of tornadoes have been reported statewide while four have occurred...

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