Record-Setting Texas Cold Wreaks Havoc On Aging Water SystemsThe sunshine is back and the snow and ice have melted. But more than a week after a deep freeze in Texas and other southern states, many communities are still grappling with getting clean water, or water service at all.
'Nobody Should Have To Worry About Water': Frustration Boiling Over With Frozen Pipes DamageMore than a dozen North Texas cities are still under boil water notices, driven in part by burst pipes flooding homes and businesses and putting immense strain on the water system.
LIST Of Places Giving Away Drinking Water In North TexasThousands of North Texans have no water due to broken pipes or no way to boil water, due to no electricity.
Tap Water Warning Due To Potential Deadly Microbe Contamination Lifted For All But 1 Texas CityThe Texas Commission on Environmental Quality warned the Brazosport Water Authority late Friday of the potential contamination of its water supply by naegleria fowleri.
New Report Says There's No Proof Microplastics In Drinking Water Are HarmfulWhile they may be polluting our oceans, rivers and ice, one group says there's little evidence that microplastics in drinking water pose a health risk to humans.
Consumer Group Says Lead Levels Too High In Texas Schools' Drinking WaterA report by the Texas Public Interest Research Group grades schools from 32 states and the group is making the argument, "What is an acceptable amount of lead in drinking water?"
Making Water From Air Wins Couple $1.5 Million XPrizeShipping containers, wood chips and other waste or debris is used to produce as much as 528 gallons of water a day at a cost of no more than 2 cents a quart.
North Texas Cities Fail To Test Safety Of Drinking WaterThe I-Team examined the 76 largest water utilities in North Texas and found 20 to be in violation of the federal Safe Drinking Water Act.
Brockovich In Frisco: 'We Shouldn't Be Having These Problems, Everybody Needs Water'Erin Brockovich's water expert, Robert Bowcock, said the water district is using too much chlorine during water maintenance.
CBS11 Hires Independent Water Quality TesterResults show one disinfectant byproduct called H-A-A's or haloacetic acids were .062 milligrams per liter, -- slightly higher than the federal limit of .060 milligrams per liter.
Frisco Residents Concerned About Chlorine Levels In Drinking WaterSome residents wasted no time calling out the North Texas Municipal Water District over what they said were unsafe levels of chlorine in the water.
Brockovich To Visit Plano As City, Water District Seek To Reassure Residents About Drinking WaterEnvironmental activist Erin Brockovich said on Facebook she intends to come to Plano April 5 to meet with residents concerned about their drinking water.
City Struggles To Restore Water Service In Harvey AftermathA Texas city that lost its drinking water system to Harvey's floodwaters struggled Saturday to restore service.
Apologies Demanded From Steve Harvey After Flint CommentA Michigan man who talked trash with Steve Harvey over the NBA finals says the comedian went too far when he made fun of Flint's lead-tainted drinking water during an exchange on his radio show.
New EPA Report: Fracking "Can Impact Drinking Water Resources"An EPA report about fracking is reigniting fears over the extraction of oil and gas from rock below the earth.