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Denton, Texas is located in Denton County. Zip codes in Denton, TX include 76210, 76203, and 76204. The median home price in Denton is $209,900 which is roughly $84/per square foot. More Denton information.

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Monday | Denton Record-Chronicle

Blotter: Store: Shoplifting suspect made the rounds twice

A 54-year-old man was arrested on theft charges with two or more prior convictions Saturday evening, according to a police report.

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Sun Aug 31, 2014

Denton Record-Chronicle

Les Cockrell: VFW opens contests for young writers

Post 2205 of the Veterans of Foreign Wars and its Ladies Auxiliary have announced the Voice of Democracy and Patriot's Pen essay contests.

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KTEN-TV Denison

Motorcycle Accident on I-35 Leaves Woman Dead

A motorcycle accident out of Cooke County has left one woman dead.It happened around 11 Sunday morning on I-35 near the 496 mile marker in Gainesville, Texas.

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KXII-TV Sherman

Motorcyclist killed in accident on I-35 in Gainesville

A woman on a motorcycle was killed after an accident that happened around 11:17 a.m. Sunday on I-35 in Gainesville.

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Sat Aug 30, 2014

Denton Record-Chronicle

Wildfire threat spurs training

Area fire department representatives practice Friday escaping a wildfire with an emergency fire shelter at the Denton County Emergency Management Building on Teasley Lane in Denton.

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Denton Record-Chronicle

Plain old joe no more

Owner John Punch stands behind the coffee counter at Yogurt Fusion & Coffee, which is bringing on a new line of coffee options.

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Denton Record-Chronicle

Feral cats get some hope

Veterinary technicians Tess Hood and Ty Davis put a newly sterilized and vaccinated feral cat back into the trap in which it was brought to the Texas Coalition for Animal Protection on Sunset Drive in Denton on Wednesday.

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

Denton Record-Chronicle

Judge: School funding still unconstitutional

A judge declared Texas' school finance system unconstitutional again Thursday, finding that even though the Legislature pumped an extra $3 billion-plus into classrooms last summer, the state still fails to provide adequate funding or distribute it fairly among school districts in wealthy and poor areas.

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Denton Record-Chronicle

West Nile virus found in Denton

A mosquito trap came back positive for West Nile virus for the first time in Denton this year, officials said Friday.

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Post-gazette.com

Mounting fracking foes have oil industry concerned

A fight over fracking is looming in Texas. Another stand-off is shaping up in Colorado.

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Denton Record-Chronicle

DCTA budget includes plans to provide bus service to Fort Worth

The Denton County Transportation Authority is looking to include in next year's budget a study to see whether providing bus service to Fort Worth is feasible.

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Charlotte 49ers

XC opens season at Appalachian State on Friday

The men's side welcomes a large freshman class as they bring in eight runners along with a transfer from East Carolina, while on the women's side, they welcome two freshman in Erin Nelson and Caroline Sang.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

Denton Record-Chronicle

Jury delivers guilty verdict

Jurors found a 26-year-old Denton man guilty of aggravated assault and attempted capital murder Thursday at the Denton County Courts Building and sentenced him to 15 years in prison on each charge.

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NBC Dallas

Denton Approves First Waiver in Drilling Moratorium

Vantage Energy will be allowed to start planning with the city for 5 fracking sites in western Denton, but leaders say they have not authorized any drilling.

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Dallas Observer

Argyle ISD Arms Its Teachers for Back-To-School Security Initiative

The tiny city of Argyle has its own police department and school police chief -- do their teachers need to carry firearms as well? With around 2,000 students in the district's three campuses, Argyle ISD is a small, quiet district located smack dab in the middle of Denton and Fort Worth, off Interstate 35. And this school year, some teachers at ... (more)

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D Magazine

Urban Acres Gets a New Chef: David Rodriguez

If you haven't stopped in to Urban Acres , the groovy spot on Beckley Avenue in Oak Cliff, add it to your things-to-do list.

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University of North Texas News Service

UNT fall exhibitions feature international photographers, faculty and alumni artwork

The UNT galleries of the College of Visual Arts and Design will host a variety of exhibitions this fall, presenting the best in art and photography from UNT and around the world.

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Denton Record-Chronicle

Blotter: Woman gets additional charge after arrest

Denton police pulled over a 51-year-old woman with four outstanding warrants Tuesday and found a controlled substance in her possession after she was taken to the city jail, according to a police report.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

Dallas Observer

The Best Sunday Fun Days in Dallas

And on the seventh day, God created Fun Day. Well, okay, maybe not, but really that should have been the case.

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ThinkProgress

Texas Proposes Tougher Rules On Fracking Wastewater After Earthquakes Surge

A sign placed along the sidewalk reads 'Common Sense Against Earthquakes' as a small group with Frack Free Denton protest outside city hall, Tuesday, July 15, 2014, in Denton, Texas.

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