Robbie Owens

Robbie Owens

Robbie grew up in northeast Texas, in a tiny town where her family’s history spans six generations.

After working in the business world for several years, Robbie received a Masters of Science in Journalism from Northwestern University’s Medill School. She completed her graduate work with a 4.0 GPA, earning her the school’s highest honor – the Harrington Award.

After graduate school, Robbie moved back to Texas where she began her career at KWTX-TV in Waco. Robbie later worked in Austin as an Education Reporter at KVUE-TV.

After a brief stop in Kansas, she returned to Dallas where she worked briefly at a local station before roaming the state with the News of Texas.

In her spare time, Robbie enjoys refinishing antique furniture and spending family time with her husband and daughter.

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The cleanup continues after a massive hail storm hit Wylie.

Wylie Schools Reopen Wednesday After Hail Damage Cleanup

In Wylie, it was a day that called for ‘all-hands-on-deck’. A massive hail storm left every campus in the district reporting some level of damage.


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Texas Remains Identified As Missing Woman Kelli Cox

Nineteen years after she disappeared, authorities in Denton now finally know what happened to University of North Texas student Kelli Cox. Human remains were recovered last week from a remote site in Brazoria County.



Teen Points BB Gun At Arlington Officer

Real crimes—committed with fake guns. It’s a situation that Arlington Police say is happening with more frequency. And it’s one that just this week could have cost a 15-year-old his life.


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Cedar Hill Serial Tagger Racking Up Thousands In Damages

The vandal has spray painted variations of the word ‘ghost’ on panels that border the High Pointe neighborhood, as well as on pricey fences on private property.


Dallas Police K9 officer Yoll is a 95 pound black German Shephard.

Dallas K9 Officer Earns Keep Locating Missing Girl

Dallas Police K9 officer Yoll is a 95 pound black German Shephard that typically earns his keep finding those that would rather remain hidden


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Kelli Cox’s Former University Helping To Identify Remains

UNT to help identify remains found in Houston.


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Body Of Missing Mansfield Teen Recovered In South Texas

Extra counselors were made available at Mansfield’s Lake Ridge High, where students were in a somber mood even before the identity was confirmed.


Crash site in West Dallas where three children were killed (Robbie Owens - CBS11)

Funeral Mass Scheduled for 3 Siblings Killed in West Dallas Crash

Saturday, dozens gathered at the site for a prayer vigil and balloon release to show support for the family.


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Growth Of Women-Owned Businesses In Dallas Outpacing Nation

Women-owned businesses in Dallas grew by 58 percent during the past five years, more than twice the national average.


Dallas PD pulls over speeder (Robbie Owens - CBS11)

West Dallas Crash That Killed 3 Siblings Prompts Calls For Change

A pricey speeding ticket may in fact slow down those ticketed, but community leaders are calling for the city to get involved to usher in more permanent changes.



Three Siblings Killed In West Dallas Crash

In West Dallas, grief and anger collide after three siblings are killed at an intersection that neighbors say was dangerous for a long time.


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Search For Missing UNT Student Picks Up Near Houston

A field near Houston may hold the answers to a nearly two decades old missing persons case.




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