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Lake Arlington

Lake Arlington Is Packed For Fourth

Park officials say the lake is busier than ever. Not surprising as several other area lakes are closed.

07/04/2015

Lake Arlington on Memorial Day.
Robbie Owens - CBS11

Folks Flock To Lake Arlington On Memorial Day

With the sun stingy, and the sky a moody blue, it didn’t feel much like the unofficial start to summer. But folks made the most of it at Lake Arlington.

05/25/2015

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Lake Arlington Boat Ramps Still Open

Many boaters were feeling a little frustrated on Monday because, despite their hopes for a Memorial Day on the lake, most boat ramps were closed after days of heavy rain.

05/25/2015

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Residents Without Water After Water Main Break

Nearly a dozen homes near Lake Arlington are without water due to a water main break.

CBS 11–09/07/2014

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Lake Hazards Include Water Levels & Missing Buoys

Lake Arlington has all the normal warning signs for boaters on the water like buoys. But conditions are far from normal on the lake.

CBS 11–09/24/2013

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Little-Known Law Requires Safety Training For Some Boaters

Most boaters on Texas waters think they know laws regulating boat users. And, in Texas that used to mean very little regulation at all.

CBS 11–06/10/2013

Texas Task Force 1 swift water training on Lake Arlington. (credit: Joel Thomas, CBS 11)

Texas Task Force 1 On Lake For Swift Water Rescue Training

Members of Texas Task Force 1 used the water discharge rapids at the Exelon Power Plant on Lake Arlington for some very realistic swift water rescue training Thursday.

CBSDFW.COM–05/30/2013

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Alligator Spotted In Lake Arlington

A North Texas lake has its own version of the Lock Ness monster.

04/05/2012

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Lake Arlington Benefits From Rain In Midst Of Crippling Drought

The Arlington reservoir was the biggest beneficiary in the area from the weekend rain showers. Water levels are up more than a foot, U.S. Geological Survey reports show.

12/05/2011

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Bank Robbery Suspect Killed After Police Chase

t began when an off-duty police officer spotted a pickup truck wanted in connection with a Fort Worth bank robbery.

08/23/2011

Heat Blamed For Fish Deaths In Lake Arlington

Heat is being blamed for a large die-off of fish in Lake Arlington.

08/04/2010