Frisco Planning & Zoning Commission Denies Prop To Build Oncor SubstationThe City of Frisco Planning & Zoning Commission voted 4-to-1 on Tuesday night, denying Oncor plans to build a new substation along Legacy Drive.
Frisco Families Continue Oncor Electrical Substation Fight‘Not near our school’ is the rally cry being heard in Frisco, where families are taking their fight against an electrical substation to city officials tonight.
Heat Exhaustion A Growing Threat For Utility WorkersWhen you have to wear heavy-duty rubber armor on top of two layers of fire resistant clothing, you learn to take the threat of heat exhaustion seriously.
Hwy 121 Open After Downed Power Lines Shut It DownA lightning strike is suspected for causing a power line to fall into Highway 121 on Tuesday evening, creating a total shutdown of lanes in both directions.
Consumer Justice Results Round-Up: $1300 In Refunds In 2 WeeksConsumer Justice reporter Cristin Severance has refunded $1300 for consumers in the last two weeks!
Power Outage Cancels Classes At McKinney SchoolPowerful thunderstorms knocked out the power to Vega Elementary School in McKinney on Tuesday night, leading officials to cancel Wednesday's classes. However, the electricity appears to have been fully restored.
Double Rollover Crash Knocks Out Power In Fort WorthThe weather was not responsible for a power outage in Fort Worth on Wednesday morning. That was the result of a double rollover crash. There has been no word on when the power outage will be fixed.
Frisco Families Oppose Oncor Substation PlanThe substation would support the 91-acre development where the Dallas Cowboys are building their new team headquarters and practice facility called The Star.
Consumer Justice Flips Switch On Solar Panel FightA Euless man has fought to get his brand new solar panels turned on for five months. After getting nowhere, he called our Cristin Severance for Consumer Justice.
Bald Eaglets Hatch At Nest Relocated By OncorLast August, Oncor relocated an entire family of bald eagles just minutes from downtown Dallas, away from high voltage power lines to a safe spot where they can multiply and thrive.
Marijuana Grow Operation Busted In ArlingtonAn Oncor worker reported smelling a strong odor of marijuana coming from inside the house and notified police.
Dangerous Power Pole? Problem SolvedA couple of hours after we contacted Oncor, crews were on site beginning work to replace the rotten pole.