Collin County

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DSHS Investigating Increase In Texas Cyclospora Cases

The Texas Department of State Health Services is investigating Cyclospora infections in Texas after 52 new cases were reported last week.

CBSDFW.COM–06/25/2015

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Toyota Unveils Campus Design For New Plano Headquarters

Plano’s landscape is changing! Toyota has already started construction on its new North American headquarters and Wednesday we get a sneak peak at the future layout.

CBSDFW.COM–06/24/2015

Josephine City Hall, June 21, 2015

(CBS 11)

Homes Flooded: People, Animals Rescued After Heavy Rain In Collin County

As heavy rain kept coming down in eastern Collin County, area creeks kept rising. The Josephine Fire Department says their city received eight inches of rain in just four hours Sunday morning. Firefighters rescued 12 people and 28 animals from the high water.

06/21/2015

Hunt County, June 21, 2015

(CBS 11)

Sunday Flooding Hits Hunt, Collin, Rockwall Counties Hard

Sunday marked heavy rain, highway closures, flooding, and road damage across Hunt, Collin, and Rockwall Counties. The downpour hit up to 6 inches in some areas.

06/21/2015

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Collin County Residents Blame Poor Drainage From Construction On Flooding

Kathy Coleman says she says flood waters became an unexpected house guest on this Father’s Day… The Lavon resident who lives on Lake Road near SH 78, says it only took 30 minutes for water to fill her front and backyards, then eventually inside the front of her house.

06/21/2015

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Collin County Twins Make Par-fect Pair

When it comes to the next big thing in golf, people are seeing double in Collin County. Meet the Coody twins.

06/15/2015

Sylvia Palacios (credit: Frisco High School)

Reassigned Frisco High Principal Applauded At Graduation

A student movement to save a beloved principal’s job took a recess Friday night if only for a couple of hours.

06/05/2015

Mugshot of convicted child sex abuser Rontae Thornton. (credit: Collin Co. District Attorney's Office)

Collin County Child Sex Abuser Sentenced To 40 Years

A McKinney man has been sentenced to some 60 years in prison after admitting his guilt to a number of child sex abuse and pornography charges involving an underage girl.

CBSDFW.COM–06/04/2015

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Property Values Way Up In North Texas

Homeowners have until midnight Monday to file notice of a protest. Read article for quick links to how to protest in Dallas, Denton, Collin and Tarrant Counties.

05/28/2015

Workers prepare to install a 2nd siphon pipe to help McKinney area flooding near Reservoir 24. 
Gabriel Roxas - CBS11

Emergency Pipes Installed To Help Collin County With Flooding

Soil Conservation Service Site 24 Reservoir just outside McKinney was designed to reduce flood damage, but some homeowners say it isn’t working.

05/27/2015

The shadows of children playing are cast on a brick wall. (credit: Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)

Students Take A Stand Against Human Trafficking

Collin County has nearly 3000 registered homeless children, and one out of every three street kids in the U.S. is likely to be approached by a trafficker within 48 hours of hitting the street.

05/20/2015

An employee of Sotheby's auction house poses with 'The Sunrise Ruby', a rare Burmese ruby weighing 25.59 carats and estimated to sell for $12-18 million, during a press preview in London on April 8, 2015. The gemstone will be at auction in Geneva in May 2015. (credit: JUSTIN TALLIS/AFP/Getty Images)

Is Your Jewelry Real?

What would you do if you found out the stone in one of your favorite jewelry pieces is mostly glass?

05/18/2015

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