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A nurse demonstrates how to properly put on protective medical gear when working with someone infected with the Ebola virus. (credit:  Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

New North Texas Ebola Treatment Facility To Open Wednesday

Right down the street from the home of Dan Hahn, doctors and nurses are moving in special equipment for a first of its kind ‎Ebola treatment facility. It’ll be housed inside the Methodist Campus for Continuing Care.

CBS 11–10/21/2014

DALLAS, TX - OCTOBER 08: Health care workers wait for the arrival of a possible Ebola patient at the Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital on October 8, 2014 in Dallas, Texas. Thomas Eric Duncan, the first confirmed Ebola virus patient in the U.S., died earlier today. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

North Texas Hospitals Respond To Nurse’s Ebola Diagnosis

News that a nurse caring for the nation’s first Ebola patient has now contracted the disease has other North Texas hospitals reviewing procedures and providing additional training. But, officials with Dallas’ Parkland hospital say their staffers are not panicking.

10/13/2014

A CareFlite helicopter in the air following a small, twin-engine airplane crash in Tarrant County on Oct. 26, 2011. (Credit: George McNitt)

Medical Copter Crashes In Wichita Falls; 1 dead, 3 hurt

One dead in air ambulance crash in Wichita Falls

CBS 11–10/04/2014

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Fort Worth Apartment Fire Burns Mom & Child

Emergency crews in Fort Worth responded to an apartment complex fire on Wednesday night that left a mother and her 2-year-old child in the hospital with burns.

09/18/2014

Dr. Ron Anderson (Credit: Parkland Hospital)

Longtime Parkland CEO, Dr. Anderson, Dies At 68

The longtime CEO of Parkland Hospital in Dallas and public health care advocate, Dr. Ron Anderson, has died at age 68.

09/12/2014

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Arlington Explosion Kills Man & Burns Another

One man was killed and another man was seriously hurt after an explosion and flash fire at a house in south Arlington late Thursday night.

08/29/2014

John Wiley Price (credit: CBSDFW.COM)

Dallas City Leaders React To Price’s Arrest

The probe of Commissioner Price went on from 2001 to 2011. Most current commissioners weren’t on the court during most of that time.

07/25/2014

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Criticism Building Against Plan For Unaccompanied Minors

Opposition and criticism are building against Dallas County Commissioner Clay Jenkins’ plan to bring to Dallas 2,000 unaccompanied minors from Central America who crossed the Texas border.

07/03/2014

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Dallas Prepares To Provide Housing, Health Care For Immigrant Children

The tens of thousands of immigrant children who somehow make their way to America do so not knowing the language or what will happen next. But local leaders are calling on North Texans to put politics aside, and respond as parents.

06/30/2014

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Parkland Hospital Raises Its Minimum Wage

Parkland Hospital is raising the minimum wage for their workers to $10.25 an hour.

06/12/2014

Frisco duplex damaged by cooking fire (Photo via Frisco Fire Dept.)

Cooking Accident Causes Frisco Duplex Fire, Injures Two

Doctors are treating two people after a fire engulfed a duplex in Frisco following a reported cooking accident.

05/31/2014

Affordable Care Act - Medical

Despite Glitches, Hundreds At Texas Hospitals To Sign Up On Healthcare.gov

A glitch kept Nina Tillmon of Grand Prairie from completing the process to sign up for insurance on the government’s website healthcare.gov. But she says she’s not too concerned.

CBS 11–03/31/2014

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