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Additional Texas counties added to FEMA disaster declaration.

North Texas Counties Added To FEMA Disaster Relief

Today FEMA added 20 more counties — including Johnson and Denton Counties — to a disaster declaration for Texas after a swath of severe floods ravaged parts of the state and killed 28 Texans.

06/06/2015

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Sun Returns To Texas, Revealing A Lack Of Preparedness

Flood damage across Texas shows a severe lack of preparedness — The federal warning system designed to anticipate such catastrophic events did not accurately assess the danger this May.

05/31/2015

Dallas, 5.30.15. Photo courtesy: Jeremy Cai.

Spring Storms Cause Millions In Texas Infrastructure Damage

A series of severe storms has caused at least $27 million of infrastructure damage in Texas — and that figure is only expected to rise. Roadways in 167 of the state’s 254 counties suffered some form of storm damage in May alone.

05/31/2015

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Texas Troops Mobilize In Support Of Storm, Flood Victims

Approximately 100 citizen-soldiers and airmen with the Texas Military Forces are headed to North Texas in support of the severe weather.

05/14/2015

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Watch Out For Storm-Chasing Con Artists

Victims of natural disaster often times are hit twice. Once by mother nature and again by scam artists taking advantage of their situation.

05/13/2015

Lewisville Lake (credit: KTVT/KTXA)

Area Lakes Used As Reservoirs To Control Potential Flooding

Area lake levels have risen from recent heavy downpours. But has the potential for flooding increased, too?

05/08/2015

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Heavy-Duty Cleanup Underway In Flooded Sanger

Commercial cleanup crews were the order of the day Friday in low-lying parts of Sanger where Duck Creek overflowed its banks overnight.

05/08/2015

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April Storms Cause Estimated $65M Damage Across Texas

An insurance group says last weekend’s storms across north and central parts of Texas have caused at least $65 million in damage to vehicles.

04/30/2015

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Overnight Storms Knock Out Power For Thousands Across North Texas

The storms that rumbled across North Texas early Monday morning are being blamed for over 17,000 power outages.

10/13/2014

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UTA Students Relocate; Move On From Storms

Nursing student Magen Isaacs’ University of Texas at Arlington living quarters are much smaller than where she lived just a week ago.

10/10/2014

Dark clouds provide a backdrop for power lines. (credit: David McNew/Newsmakers)

Power Outages Continue For Thousands In North Texas

There’s still no power for more than 45,00 people in Fort Worth following Thursday’s storms.

10/03/2014

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Storms Rip Off Roofs, Crush Cars In Arlington

Thursday’s severe storms provided a scary wake up call for students at Arlington Baptist College.

10/02/2014

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