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Trinity River Reduced To Trickle For Toll Road Construction

It’s a startling sight for visitors to Fort Worth’s Trinity Park. The Trinity River is all but gone.

08/04/2014

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Wetland Water Re-Use Project Saving North Texans Millions

In the middle of extreme drought, fresh water is pouring into Richland Chambers reservoir near Corsicana. It’s more than 60-million gallons per day, enough to supply more than 350,000 people in North Texas.

CBS 11–06/24/2014

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Continental Bridge To Open Sunday

After almost a year of construction the brand new Continental Bridge and West Dallas Gateway is opening it’s doors to the public this weekend.

06/13/2014

Chopper 11 Photo of the Columbia Packing Company in Dallas

Felony Counts Dropped Against Dallas Slaughterhouse Exec

Prosecutors have dropped felony charges against a Dallas slaughterhouse and one of its executives that arose from the dumping of pig’s blood into a creek along the Trinity River near the slaughterhouse.

05/06/2014

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City Council Approves $3.2 Million For Trinity River Cleanup

How much is scenic beauty worth? Can a price be put on it? The Dallas City Council has put a price of $3.2 million on the cleanup of one of its scenic gems — the Trinity River.

CBS 11–01/22/2014

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Steel Plant Builds Dallas Bridge Arches

A steel plant is building two giant arches that will tower nearly 300 feet over a Dallas river. The arches are part of the new Margaret McDermott Bridge over the Trinity River.

01/03/2014

Franklin Davis has been accused of killing 16-year-old Shania Gray. (credit: Dallas County Jail)

Babysitter’s Accused Killer Heads To Court

Franklin Davis has confessed to brutally killing a teenage babysitter, but his attorneys will try to prove that he does not deserve the death penalty.

11/04/2013

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20 Cars Pulled From Trinity River In Dallas

Twenty cars were pulled from the Trinity River this Thursday.

10/26/2013

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Driver Killed After Car Crashes In River, Puppy Survives

A dog was the only survivor of a car crash in one North Texas city.

CBSDFW.COM–07/24/2013

For 83 years, the Continental Avenue Bridge was a main corridor into downtown Dallas. (credit: cbsdfw.com)

Dallas Revamps Continental Avenue Bridge

For 83 years, the Continental Avenue Bridge has been a main corridor into downtown, but Monday, it will close to traffic to eventually re-open with a new identity.

07/07/2013

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Fort Worth Fireworks Show Sparks Grass Fire

The Fort Worth Fourth fireworks show was suspended halfway through after debris from the show caused a grass fire late Thursday night. The delay lasted for more than 10 minutes.

07/05/2013

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Plaza Prepped For Peaceful Ceremony

The Trinity River Vision Authority (TRVA) wants to sanctify the future site of the John V. McMillan Plaza and the Major Ripley Allen Arnold Monument.

06/03/2013

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