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Water Restrictions Go Into Effect In Tarrant County

The extreme heat and drought have led to watering restrictions across Tarrant County. The mandatory restrictions go into effect on Monday.


A drilling rig explores for gas. (credit: Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)

Trinity River Water Being Taken For Gas Wells

On the dry shores of the Trinity River in Fort Worth sits a familiar looking installation — a half dozen pipes connected to large pumps.


Water drops out of a tap. (credit: Lars Baron/Getty Images)

Tarrant County Implements Tougher Water Restictions

Declining water capacity has triggered Stage One restrictions for the Tarrant Regional Water District.


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Good Samaritan Fights Current To Save Drowning Boy

The family of a Fort Worth mother is still trying to come to grips after she drowned trying to save her 8-year-old son. It happened Wednesday evening at Trinity River Park, near Interstate-30 and university Drive in Fort Worth.


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More Water Restrictions Likely With Lake Levels Falling

Hot weather means extra water conservation restrictions are kicking in across much of North Texas. The area served by the North Texas Municipal Water District has been in stage 1 restrictions since April.