Closures To Know About This Memorial Day Weekend At North Texas LakesDue to recent heavy rains throughout North Texas, lakes in the area have been forced to close sections such as parks and ramps because of flooding.
Thousands Of Gallons Of Wastewater Spillage In North TexasThousands of gallons of wastewater spilled at the North Texas Municipal Water District's site, which eventually flowed into the far northwest area of a lake, district officials say.
Teen's Body Found On Lake LavonThe search for a 17-year-old missing on Lake Lavon has ended.
Investigation Into Teen’s Death At Local Lake ContinuesRescue crews spent hours searching for a teen who jumped off a train trestle into Lake Lavon and never surfaced. Then search found a body just after midnight.
New, Life-Saving Rescue Equipment Tested In WylieFirefighters can put the equipment on before reaching the scene of an emergency and enter the water immediately.
Water District Completes Major Infrastructure ProjectsRate increases fund projects to improve water access and delivery, upgrade treatment facilities, and expand wastewater plants.
Former NFL Player's Body Believed FoundDivers recovered the body of a man believed to be that of missing former NFL player JaJuan Dawson on Monday night at Lake Lavon in Collin County.
Check North Texas Lake Openings & Access For July 4th WeekendDon't put away your swimsuits, boats and life jackets just yet. Despite recent near-torrential rains and area flooding, the majority of North Texas lakes will be open this Independence Day weekend.
Board Makes Decision On Extending Water RestrictionsNorth Texas Municipal Water District officials learned Thursday that lakes Lavon and Chapman are dangerously close to being too low for pumping water. The board still voted to extend Stage 3, twice a month watering through October.
Zebra Mussels Help Bring Lake Texoma Water Back To DFWDespite the “Fiscal Cliff” impasse in Washington, Congress did get one item through in time to help more than a million-and-a-half North Texans.
Lavon Lake Floodgates Opened Despite Water Restrictions"It kind of seems like a waste of water with the water restrictions. It doesn't make any sense," said Carol Birkett, a Collin County resident.