North Texas

Weather, Thunderstorms
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May 18, 2019 - 10:12 am
The National Weather Service in Fort Worth has issued a Tornado watch until 5 p.m. for Collin, Dallas, Denton, Ellis, Johnson, Parker, Rockwall and Tarrant counties. A tornado watch means weather conditions are favorable for the development of severe thunderstorms called a supercell that are...
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Highway Traffic
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May 13, 2019 - 2:36 pm
Dallas - The NB I-35E to NB Dallas North Tollway direct-connector ramp will be closed nightly from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. Sunday, May 19, through the morning of Tuesday, May 21. The SB Dallas North Tollway direct-connector ramp to SB I-35E will be closed nightly from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. Sunday, May 19,...
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Pills
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May 11, 2019 - 10:47 am
DALLAS (1080 KRLD) - The U.S. Department of Justice is going after two North Texas doctors accused of running a "pill mill" operation. Federal prosecutors have obtained a temporary restraining order against Doctor Cesar Pena Rodriguez and Doctor Leovares Mendez. They say both of those doctors have...
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Electricity
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Chris Sommer
May 08, 2019 - 6:18 pm
DALLAS (1080 KRLD) - A long, hot summer could put a serious strain on the main power grid in Texas. The Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT) expects record electric use during the months ahead. On Wednesday, ERCOT released its final Seasonal Assessment of Resource Adequacy (SARA) for the...
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Traffic
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Chris Babler
May 06, 2019 - 5:50 pm
NORTH DALLAS – BUSH TURNPIKE - Two westbound left lanes between the DNT and Frankford Road will be closed nightly from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. Tuesday, May 7 through the morning of Friday, May 10. DALLAS – Various lanes on the Margaret Hunt Hill Bridge will be closed from Monday, 5/6 thru Wednesday, 5/8...
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Cars
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Chris Sommer
May 01, 2019 - 4:51 pm
DALLAS (1080 KRLD) - Riding public transportation to work in Dallas may be more convenient and less stressful, but it's quicker to take your own vehicle and fight the freeways. That's the main finding in a new report from the fleet management and vehicle-tracking company Geotab. Geotab analyzed...
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Curt Lewis
April 23, 2019 - 9:56 pm
A Flash Flood Watch is in effect for North Texas through Wednesday night at midnight We will see widespread, heavy rain with waves of showers and thunderstorms through Wednesday The heaviest rain will be on Wednesday but a few showers could linger into Thursday morning. The main threats will be for...
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