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Residents Rushing To Protect Plants From Freezing Weather

Collin County is one of the many North Texas counties under a freeze warning tonight – which is unusual since the last frost generally occurs in March. The cold front has lots of homeowners worried about the spring landscaping they’ve already planted.

CBSDFW.COM–04/14/2014

Keith Michael Duncan (Credit: Collin County Sheriff's Office)

Collin County Officer Arrested On Child Porn Charges

A 52-year-old detention officer in Collin County has been arrested on charges of possessing child pornography.

04/11/2014

Pallavi Dhawan was arrested for the murder of her 10-year-old son (credit: Frisco Police Department)

Accused Frisco Mom Fights For Personal Items

The Frisco mother accused of killing her 10-year-old son was in court on Wednesday. Her attorney demanded that police return personal possessions to the family.

04/09/2014

Father Randy Bean sits with one of his sons. (Source: CBSDFW.COM)

Co-Workers Send Out Call For Help For Dying Dad

A Frisco family needs help and the call for it is coming in the form of an online video. Randy Bean worked in the high-tech industry. Now, his coworkers in Plano are using their skills to help the father of three in a desperate race against time.

CBSDFW.COM–03/26/2014

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Police Seek Identity Of Body Found In Plano

Police in Plano need help identifying a dead man’s body that was found in a wooded area on Tuesday afternoon. The body was discovered in a creek located near a campsite.

03/07/2014

Pallavi Dhawan was arrested for the murder of her 10-year-old son (credit: Frisco Police Department)

Family Wants Frisco Mother Accused Of Killing Son Cleared

A Frisco father is asking police to drop the murder charge against his wife. Pallavi Dhawan is accused of killing her son in February, but the family says a recently completed autopsy helps prove her innocence.

CBS 11–03/06/2014

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Little Known Pipeline Draws Debate in North Texas

It snakes through North Texas, buried or in the process of being buried, drawing little attention for anyone other than the people who live and work near it.

CBS 11–03/04/2014

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Four Largest Collin County School Districts Closed Monday Due To Icy Roads

Drivers struggled to get up Hebron Parkway near Marsh Ridge Road in Carrollton in Denton County Sunday night.

03/02/2014

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Texans With Character: Mark Hagan

Emily’s Place is the only long-term housing solution for domestic violence victims in Collin County, and it is about to expand. Meet Mark Hagan, the man behind Emily’s Place.

02/28/2014

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Plano Man Molests Teen Relative, Sentenced To 35 Years

Gregory William Lee, 43, of Plano, was sentenced to 35 years in prison on Monday for molesting a 16-year-old female for a year, according to Collin County District Attorney Greg Willis.

02/11/2014

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Copper Thieves Hit Plano Food Pantry

Copper thieves have struck a Plano nonprofit food pantry that helps feed some 147,000 people in Collin County. This is the third time that the food pantry has been hit.

02/07/2014

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Snow & Frigid Temps Wreak Havoc On Roadways

Snowfall, that began to pick up speed just as thousands of people headed out into it, caused headaches for commuters and congested roadways in Collin County.

CBS 11–02/06/2014

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