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June 09, 2019 - 12:23 pm
GALVESTON (1080 KRLD) - Searchers in Galveston make a grim discovery Sunday. The Coast Guard says body of Kemah Police Chief Chris Reed has been found. Reed fell off a boat in the Texas City Dike on Friday. Officials said his body was found about 8 a.m. Sunday about a mile and a half north of the...
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Barbara Schwarz
May 20, 2019 - 6:51 pm
GALVESTON (1080 KRLD) - A petition to end the Go Topless Jeep Weekend in Galveston County is gaining steam. The event is a gathering of Jeep lovers and the topless part relates to taking the top off the vehicle. It's been held for several years and last weekend resulted in 125 arrests on the...
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Barbara Schwarz
April 23, 2019 - 5:54 pm
Killer's Death Leaves Families Without Closure GALVESTON (1080 KRLD) - An elderly killer collapsed and died in a Texas prison over the weekend, leaving many questions unanswered. 82-year-old Edward Harold Bell died at the Wallace Pack Unit, which houses many elderly and infirmed inmates. Galveston...
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Kelli Wiese
March 21, 2019 - 5:05 pm
GALVESTON (1080 KRLD) - Soon you can enjoy Infinity Racers. You go head first in the enclosed racing slides. It's 75 feet tall and 696 feet long. The multi-million dollar project at Schlitterbahn Waterpark Galveston Island features two slides. One of the slides, named Orbiter, features circles of...
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Kelli Wiese
March 04, 2019 - 4:20 pm
GALVESTON (1080 KRLD) - It's the first flu-related death in the county this year. The Galveston County Health Department says the 6-year-old girl was not from the United States. She had been in a hospital since October of 2018 for another medical condition. She developed flu-like symptoms in early...
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