Fire, Explosions Rock North Texas Chemical Recycling CompanyA massive fire at a recycling center in Tarrant County shot flames sky high early Friday morning and was still burning into the afternoon.
'Why Are We Just Hearing About This?' Midlothian Families Now Concerned About Water QualityIn November, the drinking water exceeded the maximum contaminate level for chlorite. The level was deemed a health concern, although not an immediate risk.
North Texas Municipal Water District: New Tests Show Water Remains SafeThe district, which supplies water to Plano and other cities, is trying to reassure residents after environmental activist Erin Brockovich raised concerns in a series of Facebook posts.
Erin Brockovich Raises Concerns Over Water Quality In North TexasA recent series of Facebook posts by Brockovich criticizing water quality in Plano and much of North Texas has some local residents concerned.
Authorities Investigating Buckets Of Oil, Anti-Freeze Dumped Into CreekAuthorities in Collin County are searching for a possible suspect(s) after they found buckets of oil and anti-freeze had been dumped into a creek.
Water Woes Leave Hood County Residents HeatedWater is back on in a Hood County neighborhood Thursday evening, but losing water has turned into a regular summer problem for people there.
Lawsuits Claim Texas Loopholes Allow Illegal Air EmissionsAn environmental group has filed five federal lawsuits against the EPA in an attempt to force it to alter Texas air pollution control permits that the group says have loopholes that allow for illegal emissions.
Rock Crushing Plant's Owner Pushes To Open Despite OppositionA concrete and rock crushing plant is trying again to set up along East 1st Street and the Trinity River in Fort Worth.
Wise Co. Residents Outraged By Water Rate HikeThousands of people living around Lake Bridgeport in Wise County will start paying 66 percent more for water next month.
Texas House Wants To Use Environmental Funds For Abortion ‘Alternatives'The Texas House has voted to take $20 million from the state's environmental agency and funnel it toward an "Alternative to Abortion" program that counsels low-income, pregnant women.
Fifth Grader Wins Regional Art ContestSerene Nijem, a fifth-grader at Olive Tree Montessori Academy, Fort Worth, is the regional winner in the Take Care of Texas art contest for the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality's Dallas-Fort Worth region.
Texas Court Throws Out $3 Million Case Against Drilling CompanyA Texas appeals court has reversed a $3 million verdict fracking opponents had hailed as a landmark case against natural gas production.