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  • Fort Worth Improving Signage for Tourists
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    For those who call Cowtown home, getting around the city's major attractions is pretty easy.But for visitors from across the world it can get a little confusing at times between the Fort Worth Stockyards and Fort Worth Stock Show & Rodeo, for example. ... Read more »
  • NB I-35E Reopens at FM 407 in Lewisville After Crash
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    The northbound lanes of Interstate 35E have reopened near Farm-to-Market Road 407 in Lewisville Monday afternoon following a crash.The condition of those involved in the crash and the cause of the crash are not yet known.The closure lasted for a little more than an hour, officials with the 35Express said.Photo... Read more »
  • Blue Bell Returns to Texas Grocery Stores
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    Blue Bell Creameries began delivering ice cream to several markets Monday morning after being pulled from shelves in April amid listeria concerns.The first delivery truck arrived at an H-E-B grocery store in Brenham at about 4 a.m. carrying enough Homemade Vanilla, Dutch Chocolate, Cookies and Cream and the Great Divide... Read more »
  • Garland Police Officer Saves Woman From Burning Car
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    A Garland police officer is credited with helping save a woman from a burning car, and the rescue was caught on video.Officer Michael Mallison was headed to court in Dallas on the morning of Aug. 21 when he came upon a serious crash along U.S. Highway 80 near Big Town... Read more »
  • High Water Bills Leave North Texans Sticker Shocked
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    The August water bill has many North Texans thirsty for answers.Several residents in towns throughout the area are reporting a big bill for the month that includes, they say, an unexplained bump in usage. ... Read more »
  • 600 New Texas Laws Go Into Effect Tuesday
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    From the classroom to the airspace, Texans have some new laws to know about starting Tuesday.There are new laws involving drones. They have to be 400 feet from the ground around buildings deemed critical infrastructure, such as power and gas processing plants. ... Read more »
  • 12th Human WNV Case Reported in Dallas County
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    Dallas County health officials are reporting the 12th human case of West Nile virus this season.The latest patient lives in the 75230 ZIP code, which includes parts of Preston Hollow and North Dallas, and was diagnosed with West Nile fever, according to Dallas County Health and Human Services. ... Read more »
  • 1.8 Magnitude Earthquake Reported in Irving
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    The U.S. Geological Survey confirmed a 1.8 magnitude earthquake was recorded Monday afternoon in Irving.The epicenter of the quake was near the intersection of Northgate Drive and Rochelle Boulevard, west of the old Texas Stadium site at 3:37 p.m.The quake follows two earthquakes on Aug. 25 that occurred within 45... Read more »
  • Carrot Cake Wins 'Best Taste' at State Fair Contest
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    After tasting all eight foods and carefully evaluating each item, the all-star panel of judges named their winners of the 2015 Big Tex Awards.The judges named Christi Erpillo's Fernie's Holy Moly Carrot Cake Roly the Best Tasting item and Isaac Rousso's Smoky Bacon Margarita the Most Creative. ... Read more »
  • DPD Reveals Headquarters Security Upgrades
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    The Dallas Police Department revealed on Monday a list of enhanced security measures at its Jack Evans Dallas Police Headquarters following the ambush by a man in an armored vehicle earlier this summer.In the early morning hours Saturday, June 13, police said 35-year-old James Boulware fired on the facility on... Read more »