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Sleet & Snow Shut Down Wise, Montague Counties

People in Wise and Montague Counties fell asleep to piles of sleet and snow accumulations over yards, sidewalks and roadways.

CBS 11–02/03/2014

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Swine Flu Claims Life Of Wise County Father Of Six

A 41-year-old Wise County father of six died of the swine flu and pneumonia last month, becoming what is believed to be the 21st flu-related death in North Texas.

01/09/2014

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Man From Wise County To Stand Trial In ’68 Pa. Homicide

A Pennsylvania judge has ruled that a man from Wise County will stand trial in the 1968 killing of a Bethlehem Steel employee.

11/08/2013

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Wise County Judge Collapses & Dies

A North Texas community leader has died after collapsing while at a commissioners court meeting.

10/15/2013

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4 People Arrested For Wise County Burglary

Authorities in Wise County have taken four people into custody in connection to a home invasion burglary which took place last month.

10/03/2013

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Deputies Cleared In Shooting Death Of Colorado Murder Suspect

A Wise County grand jury has cleared the deputies involved in the March shooting death of a murder suspect on the run from Colorado.

07/16/2013

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School Security Goes High-Tech With Copsync 911

The new school security program instantly opens communication between emergency personnel and the school. “My responding officers can chat with the teacher, superintendent or whoever set the alarm off.”

05/28/2013

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Garbage Truck Wreck Injures Two

Two people were injured in Wise County when a garbage truck crashed Monday morning.

05/20/2013

Kirk Heithecker (credit: Wise County Sheriff's Office)

Man Accused Of Killing Mom On Mother’s Day

Law enforcement officials in Wise County arrested a man on Mother’s Day for allegedly murdering his mom. Kirk Heithecker is now behind bars. His bond has been set at $1 million.

05/13/2013

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North Texas Farmers Protect Against Freeze

Cold temperatures that were damaging for North Texas farmers in April could be even more devastating in May. Some of the crops are already too tall to cover.

05/02/2013

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Affidavit Links Evidence In Wise County Shootout & Colorado Murder

Court documents obtained by CBS11 reveal shell casings found at a Colorado murder scene are the same brand and caliber found after a shoot out in Wise County.

CBS 11–03/22/2013

Mark Hasse (credit: Kaufman County Sheriff's Office)

Investigators Seeking Connection In Colorado, Hasse Slayings

FBI agents in Colorado are comparing notes with agents in North Texas to see if there’s a link between the man who was killed in Wise County and the murder of Kaufman County prosecutor Mark Hasse.

03/22/2013

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