Denton County

A field sample of mosquitoes that could carry West Nile Virus is seen at a county health department. (credit: David McNew/Getty Images)

More Mosquito Pools And Humans In North Texas Test Positive For West Nile Virus

Three more humans and six more mosquito pools across North Texas all tested positive for the West Nile virus.

08/24/2015

Oak Point Fire (2)

1 Person Dead In Denton County House Fire

At least one person has been killed in a Denton County house fire. Firefighters in Oak Point are battling the 2-alarm blaze, in the 10000 block of Woodcrest Lane.

CBSDFW.COM–08/07/2015

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Cleanup At Denton Confederate Soldiers Memorial Continues

On Monday, workers in Denton tried horse cleaner and today they are trying baking soda to clean up a memorial to confederate soldiers vandalized over the weekend.

CBSDFW.COM–07/21/2015

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Denton Memorial To Confederate Soldiers Vandalized

A memorial to confederate soldiers in Denton was vandalized overnight. Monday morning the words “This is Racist” were found spray-painted in red letters on the Denton County Confederate Soldier Memorial.

07/20/2015

Whitney Hennen and Sara Bollinger of Denton got their marriage license Monday.
Joel Thomas - CBS11

Denton County Issues Its First Same-Sex Marriage License

Couple excited but realizes there are still challenges ahead for same-sex couples.

06/29/2015

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Denton, Collin Counties To Issue First Same-Sex Marriage Licenses

For the first time since Friday’s historic decision that legally allows gay couples to marry in Texas, Denton and Collin Counties issued a same-sex marriage license on Monday morning.

06/29/2015

House in Van damaged by tornado.

Tax Relief Available For Victims Of Severe Storms

People affected by the severe storms, tornadoes, straight-line winds and flooding that took place beginning May 4 in parts of Texas may qualify for tax relief from the IRS.

06/08/2015

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Lake Lewisville Flooding Impacting Dallas

Lake Lewisville passed its 100 year flood mark early Sunday. It now stands at a whopping 537 feet — and waters are flooding into Dallas.

05/31/2015

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Lewisville Lake Nears 100-Year Flood Mark

Lewisville Lake inched Saturday towards its 100-year flood mark after another overnight rain storm along with additional water flowing into the lake from upstream. The U.S. Army Corp of Engineers closed the lake to boaters out of concern large wakes would flood nearby homes.

05/30/2015

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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

Park near Lake Lewisville sits under water.
Brian News - CBS11

Lake Lewisville Inches Towards Spillway Crest

Resident: “Obviously my concern is that Lake Lewisville levels will get high enough to get into my house.”

05/24/2015

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

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