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  1. Boil order lifted after water tests check out in northwest Fort WorthRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Dallas Morning News

    Fort Worth has lifted a boil water notice issued Thursday to residents and businesses on the northwest side of the city after a tank was drained and caused water pressure to drop. The city tested 46 water samples and the results are negative for coliform bacteria, the city said in a news release.

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  2. Fort Worth issues boil notice for north-side neighborhoods, 6 schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Dallas Morning News

    Fort Worth has issued a "boil water notice" that went into effect immediately for parts of the city's north side. The affected area is bordered by Sendera Ranch Boulevard on the north, Willow Springs Road on the west, Haslet city limits on the east and Bonds Ranch Road on the south.

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  3. How's the water? Tests, treatment keep North Texas supply safe, utilities sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | Dallas Morning News

    With the horrific news coming out of Flint, Mich. - particularly lead levels in drinking water high enough to cause permanent damage to small children who drank it - it's natural to wonder what's in the water in Dallas-Fort Worth.

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  4. Should Dallas residents worry about lead in the water?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | Dallas Morning News

    With the horrific news coming out of Flint, Michigan - particularly lead levels in drinking water high enough to cause permanent damage to small children who drink it - it's natural to wonder what's in the water in Dallas-Fort Worth. Truthfully, the list of things found in minute amounts can be eye-opening - arsenic, cyanide, asbestos, mercury - but the quantities are so low and often naturally occurring that the Environmental Protection Agency, the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality and the various regional water utilities agree that the water is just fine to drink.

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  5. Man in his 90s found dead after house fire in north Fort WorthRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 16 | Dallas Morning News

    Fort Worth police and fire officials investigated the cause of a house fire that killed a man in his 90s. Firefighters were sent to the burning house in the 3900 block of Oscar Avenue about 3:15 a.m. They found the man's body inside.

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  6. Firefighters find man juggling flaming batons in abandoned grain elevator in Fort WorthRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2016 | Dallas Morning News

    Fort Worth firefighters found a man juggling flaming batons Sunday night after responding to a reported fire at an abandoned grain elevator. Firefighters responded around 7 p.m. and saw flames on the eighth floor of the building near the intersection of Dickson and Hemphill streets.

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  7. Heavy rains lead to flooding in parts of Dallas-Fort Worth areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2015 | Dallas Morning News

    Most of the Dallas-Fort Worth area is under a flash flood watch or warning Friday morning, with rain expected to continue throughout the day. In Flower Mound, police closed FM 2499 near Grapevine Mills Mall due to flooding.

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  8. Fort Worth house fire hospitalizes elderly couple on ThanksgivingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2015 | Dallas Morning News

    Fort Worth firefighters responded to a fire in the 4400 block of Carmel Avenue around 10:30 a.m. and found an 80-year-old woman who had broken a window to escape. But she told firefighters that her husband was still inside, said Fort Worth Fire Department spokesman Kyle Clay.

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  9. Overnight storms knock out power to thousands, but severe threat has passed to eastRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2015 | Dallas Morning News

    Thousands of people woke up without power today after storms packing high winds and sometimes heavy rain barreled through Dallas-Fort Worth overnight. "We're out of the woods here in D-FW," said Grant Johnston, a meteorologist with KXAS-TV .

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  10. Live video: Record rains will begin to taper off today with arrival of cold frontRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2015 | Dallas Morning News

    That's this morning's weather summary courtesy meteorologist Lamont Bain at the National Weather Service's Fort Worth office. In case your windows aren't working.

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  11. Homeless woman found dead in Fort Worth jail cellRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2015 | Dallas Morning News

    Lupita Hernandez, 38, was pronounced dead about 9:45 p.m. at the jail in downtown Fort Worth, according to the Tarrant County medical examiner's office. Hernandez's address was listed as the Presbyterian Night Shelter on Cypress Street.

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  12. Driver dead after veering off Loop 820 bridge, landing in riverbed in Fort WorthRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2015 | Dallas Morning News

    Police say one person died after a vehicle crashed through a bridge barrier on east Loop 820 and landed in the Trinity River early Saturday. Police were dispatched to the crash on Loop 820 near Randal Mill about 2:53 a.m., said Daniel Segura, a spokesman for Fort Worth police.

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  13. 70-year-old killed in Fort Worth crash involving a stalled vehicleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2015 | Dallas Morning News

    About 9 a.m., a vehicle slammed into a stalled vehicle in the 5700 block of eastbound I-20, ear Loop 820. To post a comment, log into your chosen social network and then add your comment below.

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  14. More than 9,000 without power after storms roll through Dallas-Fort WorthRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2015 | Dallas Morning News

    More than 9,000 power outages have been reported across North Texas after storms rolled through the area early Wednesday. It started raining before 4 a.m., and scattered showers are expected to continue throughout much of the morning, said meteorologist Matt Stalley with the National Weather Service.

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  15. 1 killed, 1 injured in crash involving 18-wheeler on I-35WRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2015 | Dallas Morning News

    One person was killed and another injured in a crash involving an 18-wheeler overnight on Interstate 35W in Fort Worth. The crash occurred before 1 a.m. on southbound I-35W between Berry and Ripy streets, NBC 5 reported.

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  16. UT Southwestern to open medical center in FW with $25m donation from Tex MoncriefRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2015 | Dallas Morning News

    A new Mobile Cancer Survivor Clinic for the UT Southwestern Moncrief Cancer Institute was unveiled earlier this year by Dr. James Wilson. UT Southwestern will open a medical center in Fort Worth with a $25 million commitment from Texas oilman W.A. "Tex" Moncrief Jr., officials announced Friday.

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  17. Burn bans spreading across North TexasRead the original story

    Aug 19, 2015 | Dallas Morning News

    A sign warned of a burn ban in the town of Ranger, about 85 miles southwest of Fort Worth. Denton and Tarrant counties announced burn bans this week, and Dallas County is expected to follow suit next week, as North Texas weathered one of its longest dry spells on record.

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  18. Police seek help finding Fort Worth man missing since FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2015 | Dallas Morning News

    Fort Worth police are asking for help locating a 72-year-old man who's been missing since last week. Roy Lester Greenwood was last seen about 6 a.m. Friday driving away from his home in the 7300 block of Wagonwheel Road.

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  19. 3-year-old dies after she was run over Friday night in North Richland HillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2015 | Dallas Morning News

    A 3-year-old girl has died after her mother ran her over Friday night in the parking lot of a North Richland Hills apartment complex, police said. Brionne McChriston was pronounced dead at 9:16 p.m. at Cook Children's Hospital in Fort Worth, according to the Tarrant County medical examiner.

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  20. Urban Acres, Oak Cliff's 'urban farmstead' and caf , will close its doors MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2015 | Dallas Morning News

    Urban Acres as it looked shortly after moving into its home closer to the Trinity River. Doesn't quite look like this these days.

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