Collin County

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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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Tollway Expansion Brings Major Development

In just a few short years the area near the Denton/Collin County line has been transformed by the extension of one road.

01/31/2014

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Camp Diggy Bones Thankful, But Still Needs Help

The largest dog kennel in Collin County that recently lost funding said it is thankful for the people who have come forward to help, but still needs help finding homes for its dogs.

01/26/2014

A nurse draws a dose of flu vaccine. (credit: Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Flu Vaccine Still Available, But Going Fast

Many people across North Texas are struggling to find the flu shot. However, local health officials said that there are still plenty of doses available throughout the area.

01/16/2014

A nurse draws a dose of flu vaccine. (credit: Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Flu Fears Continue To Spread Across DFW

For the first time this season, Collin County and Hunt County are reporting flu-related deaths. A total of 34 people in North Texas have now died after flu-related complications.

01/14/2014

Repair crews removing downed trees and attempting to restore power (Photo: Stephanie Lucero-Casler)

Many North Texas Residents Still Living Without Power

With the power out since Friday, Wreford says it’s gotten down to 37 degrees inside her Lake Highlands area house — and she’s fed up with Oncor’s broken promises.

12/09/2013

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Winter Weather Causes Carport Collapse In Plano

Authorities are advising people to avoid the roads as a mix of ice and freezing rain has swept across North Texas. One group of Collin County residents has no choice.

12/06/2013

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Collin County Weather Slowly Going From Bad To Worse

Freezing rain and sleet fell across North Texas Thursday night, making streets, bridges and overpasses slick and dangerous. A CBS 11 News crew saw a number of problems just east of Denton – in Collin County.

CBSDFW.COM–12/05/2013

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