More House Fires & CO Poisonings Occur During Winter MonthsMore house fires and carbon monoxide poisonings occur during the winter months than any other time of year. Experts say it's because winter storms, snow or ice knock out power and cause HVAC units to stop working.
Heat Out Again At Troubled Terrell Apartment ComplexIn Terrell, the busted heat at the Virginia Anne apartments has become something of a broken record.
Apartment Residents Prepare For 4th Night Without HeatTemperatures outside are dropping to record lows and as of Wednesday evening everyone at one Terrell apartment complex is bracing for another cold night. Residents haven’t had heat for days.
I-Team Investigation: Detector DangerThe CBS 11 I-Team put 18 used and new Carbon Monoxide Detectors to test at the Grand Prairie Fire Department.
Propane Prices Climb As Winter Weather ContinuesIce, snow, and repeated bouts of bitter cold have made this winter one to remember. But, the weather has been more than a hot topic. Weather conditions outside have been costly for folks staying inside, especially North Texans heating their homes with propane.
Most Of North Texas City Without Gas Service Or HeatTexas Gas Service (TGS) was forced to shut down the gas supply to the entire city of Jacksboro Thursday. Most businesses and residents had no heat, on a day when temperatures struggled to get out of the teens.
Some DISD Elementary Students Spend Part Of Day Without HeatAfter a two-day holiday -- compliments of an ice storm -- students at Dallas’ Esperanza “Hope” Medrano Elementary returned to class Tuesday. But they received a less than warm welcome: the school’s heat was out for much of the day.
Home, Grocery Stores Draw Crowds Before StormA day ago, North Texans were walking around in short sleeves and shorts. Now, they are prepping for a storm that could drop significant ice across much of the area.