Lake Tawakoni

EPA

Dangerously High Chemical Levels Reported In Hunt Co.

Dangerous levels of chemicals found in water and soil samples have led to a criminal investigation in Hunt County.

05/17/2014

(credit: CBSDFW.COM)

Despite Recent Rain, More Is Needed To Fill Depleted Lakes

Finally! Drenching rains covered North Texas late last week and Monday. That’s two storms in just under a week. That has to be good news for all of our lakes, right?

05/13/2014

DPS divers searching Lake Tawakoni (Photo by L.P.Phillips, 1080 KRLD)

New Evidence Found In Lake In Kaufman Murders

It took more than a year to make the discovery in Lake Tawakoni, but on March 5th, a dive team recovered two pistols and a black mask.

CBS 11–04/02/2014

DPS divers searching Lake Tawakoni (Photo by L.P.Phillips, 1080 KRLD)

Weapon Found Linked To Kaufman Prosecutor Death

Police think they have found a key piece of evidence in the assassination of an assistant Kaufman County prosecutor.

04/02/2014

(credit: L.P. Phillips/KRLD)

Lake Search Turns Up No Evidence In Kaufman Triple Murder Case

After spending hours in the murky waters of Lake Tawakoni yesterday, a Texas Rangers team had to scrap another dive today because of the weather.

KRLD–02/20/2014

DPS divers searching Lake Tawakoni (Photo by L.P.Phillips, 1080 KRLD)

Officials Search Lake Tawakoni For Evidence In Kaufman Co. DA Murder

A dive team is searching a North Texas lake for weapons in last year’s slayings of the Kaufman County district attorney, his chief deputy and his wife.

02/19/2014

Hunt County FBI Raid

Suspect Shoots At FBI During Hunt County Raid

An early-morning FBI raid on a house in Northeast Texas ends with the suspects shooting at federal agents.

08/02/2012

Danny Miles with what he hopes is a record Blue Catfish catch at Lake Tawakoni. (credit: Paul Miles)

Possible Record Rod & Reel Catch At Lake Tawakoni

It could very well be one for the history books. On March 1, 2012, using a rod and reel, Danny Miles, of Irving, caught the pending Lake Tawakoni record Blue Catfish.

03/02/2012