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Flash flooding in Denton

Flooding Concerns Continue For Dallas

More rain is in the weather forecast on Tuesday, and it continues throughout the rest of the week. All of this rainfall has the City of Dallas making preparations for potential flooding.

05/18/2015

The Trinity River water level higher than normal, but nowhere near highest its been.

Lakes, Rivers May Be Higher Than Usual But Nothing Wrong With It

The Army Corps Of Engineers says its flood control system is working as designed.

05/18/2015

Water gushes from the Lake Ray Roberts spillway. May 12, 2015 (Image CBSDFW.COM)

Floodgates Fully Open At Lake Ray Roberts

The floodgates were fully opened at Lake Ray Roberts on Thursday night but, with more storms on the way, Denton County homeowners living downstream are feeling nervous.

05/15/2015

Water gushes from the Lake Ray Roberts spillway. May 12, 2015 (Image CBSDFW.COM)

Flood Control A Growing Challenge At Lake Ray Roberts

The Army Corps of Engineers is working to keep the lake from overflowing without flooding homes downstream.

05/13/2015

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Engineers Release Flood Waters From Area Lakes After Weeks Of Rain

Residents in and around Collin County are being treated to a sight they haven’t seen in years. Lake Lavon is so full, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is releasing water from the lake to reduce flood risks.

CBSDFW.COM–04/27/2015

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Record Low Water Levels At Lake Lavon

The water source for Collin County is 5 feet away from the threshold where the North Texas Municipal Water District will initiate Stage 4 water restrictions.

07/08/2014

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Home Teetering On Cliff May Be Demolished

The luxury home that has been teetering on the edge of a cliff over Lake Whitney could be destroyed — possibly burned down — before it falls into the water below.

06/12/2014

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House Continues Falling Off 70-Foot Cliff, Into North Texas Lake

An interesting story continues to develop here in North Texas. A luxury home is literally teetering on the edge of a limestone cliff and falling, little by little, some 70 feet below into Lake Whitney.

CBS 11–06/11/2014

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Winds Fuel Grass Fire In Denton

Howling winds have been fueling a grass fire in Denton County for more than 24 hours.

03/12/2014

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Denton County Grassfire Continues To Burn, 200+ Acres Charred

A Denton County brush fire continues to burn. The blaze in the Town of Trophy Club has charred more than 200 acres.

CBSDFW.COM–03/11/2014

Steel towers carry power transmission lines. (credit: Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Frisco Votes To Oppose High Voltage Power Lines

The Frisco City Council voted unanimously Tuesday to approve a resolution opposing proposed routes for high voltage power lines.

09/04/2013

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Corps Of Engineers: North Texas Dam In “Urgent” Need Of Repair

The dam at Lake Lewisville is in urgent need of repair. That’s according to the agency that built it — the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. The agency has planned a public meeting, Tuesday night, to discuss their concerns.

CBSDFW.COM–08/19/2013

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