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Drought Has North Texas Golf Course Drilling For Water

An Arlington golf course is taking it upon itself to tackle the water problems that have accompanied the North Texas drought. The decision was made to drill for water at Meadowbrook Park Golf Course.

CBS 11–06/30/2014

Employees of an oil and gas company work on a natural gas valve at a hydraulic fracturing site. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Texas Geologist: Can’t Tie Water Contamination To Gas Drilling

The amount of explosive gas tainting a North Texas neighborhood’s water supply has increased in recent years, but the state’s oil and gas regulator says it can’t link the methane to drilling activity nearby,

05/28/2014

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Local Water Company Using Good Fortune To Help Others

When the McCombs moved onto their new piece of property in Keller, they were literally flooded with water problems. The family had found a long-forgotten spring.

CBS 11–04/22/2013

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Answer To Lancaster Water Woes Just Down The Road

Livestock lovers and even some rural homeowners near Lancaster are fretting over a water source that’s going away. An inexpensive water dispensing pay station in Lancaster is set to shut down on October 1.

08/23/2011

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First The Wells, Now The Pumps – Water Scarce For Dallas Co. Farmers

The worst drought in Texas history is now leading to a fight for water in parts of southeast Dallas County.

08/21/2011

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Duke Study: Methane May Leak Into Drinking Water Near Gas Wells

On Monday, 15 Dish residents watched their tiny city become the first to ask the state to force gas producers to cut air emissions.

CBSDFW.COM–05/10/2011