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9 hrs ago | NBC Dallas

Cyclosporiasis Cases Climb in Dallas, Tarrant Counties

A growing number of cases of cyclosporiasis are being reported as a cyclospora outbreak continues to spread across North Texas.

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Related Topix: Dallas, TX, Dallas County, TX, Tarrant County, TX, Denton County, TX

13 hrs ago | CBS Local

Collin County Commissioner Warns of "Illegal Immigrant Tsunami"

Collin County Commissioner Mark Reid is warning of an "illegal immigrant tsunami" if "illegal immigrant children" are housed there.

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Related Topix: Illegal Immigration, US News

13 hrs ago | Dallas Morning News

Collin County commissioner's resolution says housing migrant children ...

Collin County Commissioner Mark Reid - the self-proclaimed " constitutional conservative " who reps West Plano, Frisco, Prosper, Celina and Northwest McKinney - wants his colleagues to stop "the illegal immigrant tsunami" at next week's commissioner's court meeting.

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Related Topix: Prosper, TX, Celina, TX, McKinney, TX, US News, Illegal Immigration, Immigration Reform

16 hrs ago | WFAA-TV Dallas

Cyclospora

Health officials in North Texas are trying to figure out what's causing reports of the uncomfortable intestinal illness, cyclospora.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Vegetables, Tarrant County, TX, Denton County, TX, Denton, TX

17 hrs ago | Courthouse News Service

Attorney Sues Judge Who Locks Court Doors

A Texas judge's bizarre habit of locking spectators out of his in-session courtroom is an unconstitutional denial of access, an attorney claims in court.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

WFAA-TV Dallas

DART attack: Concert-goers assaulted after concert

A great aunt and her niece from Collin County spent last Thursday night attending a Lady Gaga concert.

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Related Topix: Life, Holidays, New Year's Day/Eve, Carrollton, TX

NBC Dallas

Accused Wylie Teen's Attorney Presses Witnesses

Police say two 16-year-old boys accused of killing a high school classmate are being held on murder charges in Collin County.

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Related Topix: Wylie, TX

Tue Jul 22, 2014

WFAA-TV Dallas

Psychologist: Teen accused of murdering classmate can be rehabilitated

Ivan Mejia's mother said she's knows her 17-year-old murdered son will never come home.

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Related Topix: Psychology, Science, Garland, TX, Dallas County, TX, Criminal Defense Law, Law

Dallas Morning News

Federal lawsuit alleges locked courtroom in Collin County is unconstitutional

A Dallas law firm has filed suit against a Collin County justice of the peace, a bailiff and a constable, claiming that the justice of the peace court's regular practice of locking the courtroom during proceedings is a violation of the public's constitutional rights.

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Related Topix: Dallas, TX, Plano, TX

NBC Dallas

Cyclosporiasis Cases on the Rise in North Texas

A growing number of cases of cyclosporiasis are being reported as a cyclospora outbreak continues to spread across North Texas.

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Related Topix: Texas, Dallas County, TX, Tarrant County, TX, Denton County, TX

Mon Jul 21, 2014

NBC Dallas

Teen Could Be Charged as Adult in Classmate's Death

A Wylie 17-year-old accused of killing a high school classmate may be certified as an adult this week at the Collin County Courthouse.

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Related Topix: Violent Crime, Wylie, TX, Criminal Defense Law, Law, Garland, TX

Business Journal

If Toyota needs a corporate hangar, McKinney National Airport wants to be its home

McKinney lost out on Toyota's $350 million North American headquarters but the Collin County city is going all in to get the automaker to build its corporate airplane hangar at McKinney National Airport.

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Related Topix: McKinney, TX

Fri Jul 18, 2014

Dallas Morning News

Murder for hire case against Garland man dismissed

Robert Wayne Bass, 46, had been indicted on a charge of solicitation to commit capital murder and was facing up to life in prison if convicted.

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Related Topix: Garland, TX, Allen, TX

CBS Local

Development Plans For Last Coveted Piece Of Collin County Property

A particular piece of land is considered one of the last coveted undeveloped properties in Collin County - now a Dallas lawyer is about to change that.

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Related Topix: Dallas, TX, Prosper, TX, Frisco, TX

Thu Jul 17, 2014

CBS Local

Lake Lavon Gets Much Needed Rain

The water levels at Lake Lavon, Collin County's largest water source, are low at nearly 12 feet below normal.

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Related Topix: Lavon, TX, Farmersville, TX

Seattle Post-Intelligencer

North Texas storms blamed for rain, travel delays

Rains pounds the Central Expressway Thursday, July 17, 2014 near the President George Bush Turnpike in Collin County, Texas.

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Related Topix: Texas Government, Texas, Tornado, Hurricane, Natural Disasters

The Farmersville Times

Through the lens of mayhem

He arrives on scene; sometimes by car, sometimes by helicopter. Yet, unlike emergency personnel, he doesn't wield a hose, a gun or a medical kit.

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Related Topix: Photography, Arts, Fire

Wed Jul 16, 2014

WFAA-TV Dallas

Silver Alert: 86-year-old man missing from McKinney

Clifford Odil, who has cognitive impairment, was last seen around 9 a.m. Tuesday at 1210 South Bridgefarmer Road in McKinney.

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Related Topix: McKinney, TX

NBC Dallas

Vandals Hit Princeton Cemetery

Police in Princeton are asking for tips after a rash of vandalism in the city's cemetery.

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Related Topix: Princeton, TX

KXII-TV Sherman

TxDot holds public meeting on widening of State Highway 5

Officials with the Texas Department of Transportation held a public meeting in Collin County this evening to inform the public about a highway project that will affect several area communities.

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Related Topix: Melissa, TX, Anna, TX, Van Alstyne, TX

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