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Passport Offices In Collin County Closed Indefinitely

PLANO, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – Collin County’s District Clerk strongly criticized the Dallas Passport Agency and Bureau of Consular Affairs over a two-month-long passport office shutdown, which a new letter indicated Thursday will likely continue.

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Bobcat sightings peak in Collin County

In recent weeks, the number of bobcats that have been spotted roaming the streets and parks of Collin County, particularly in Plano, Frisco, and McKinney, have peaked. One family of bobcats has even taken up residence within a storm drain within the Spring Creeks Estates neighborhood. The photograph

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Karmic Grounds brings coffee, tea and good karma to Frisco

Karmic Grounds is three weeks old, a newcomer on the Frisco coffee scene, located on Ohio Road, just north of 121 and at first blush, it’s very Seattle. The walls and floors are uniformly tiled with sleek black hexagons, the tables and backless stools are blond wood. While it’s quiet enough for work

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Felony charge against 1st black woman elected Texas sheriff tossed

ANAHUAC, Texas (AP) A judge has thrown out a felony record-tampering indictment against the first black woman elected sheriff in Texas. Jefferson County Sheriff Zena Stephens was indicted in April 2018 on a state jail felony charge of record tampering, along with two misdemeanor campaign finance vio

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Dr Pepper is moving to The Star in Frisco

SAN ANTONIO (Texas News Radio) — Dr Pepper is moving its Texas headquarters to The Star development in Frisco. The Dallas Morning News reports the company will be relocating from Plano into a new 350,000 square foot building in the complex just west of the Dallas North Tollway.

KTSA

Little Elm Town Council, school district races set

Voters will have several options to choose from in this year’s council and school board elections. Friday was the last day candidates to run for office in the May 4 election.

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Keurig Dr Pepper To Relocate Texas Headquarters From Plano To The Star In Frisco

PLANO, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – Keurig Dr Pepper has announced that it will be moving its Texas headquarters from Plano to The Star in Frisco, home of the Dallas Cowboys. The Cowboys announced the new 350,000 square-foot facility that will be one of the homes to the company. The building is expected to

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Dead rattlesnake uncoils on grill, surprises Texas hunters: 'Surely he's dead by now!'

A group of hunters in Childress, Texas, weren’t the least bit fazed after finding and killing a rattlesnake during an outing last fall. But when the snake appeared to spring back to life on the grill, well, that may have been a little more rattling.

FOX NEWS

Collin County Passport Applications Suspended Amid Fraud Investigation

MCKINNEY (WBAP/KLIF)- Collin County’s District Clerk is suspended from from handling new passport applications because of a 5-year passport fraud investigation in Plano and McKinney over documents dating back to almost a decade ago. District Clerk Lynne Finley said they are cooperating with the inve

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How big is Collin County's boom, hot Dr Pepper and more from Curious Texas this week

Happy Friday, Curious Texans! We answered three of your questions this week. Here's what we found:. 1. Just how big is Collin County's boom? Collin County is set to have over 2.4 million residents by 2050, according to the Texas Demographic Center. That's more than three times its population in 2010

DALLAS NEWS

Police Search For Texas Gunman Who Hid On Roof, Shot Assault Rifle, Killed 2

HOUSTON (CBSDFW.COM/AP) — Authorities are searching for a gunman in Texas who hid on a rooftop and opened fire on a carload of people. Police say the man, who was armed with a rifle, killed two people and injured two others in east Houston.

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South Texas 8-year-old dies hours after being diagnosed with flu

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — A family in Rockport, Texas, is searching for answers after their son suddenly passed away on Sunday. Relatives said eight-year-old Martin Campbell came down with flu-like symptoms and then hours later, died. Now officials are waiting for test results to determine exactly wha

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Keurig- Dr. Pepper Moves its Headquarters to Frisco

FRISCO (WBAP/KLIF)- Keurig- Dr.Pepper is moving it’s Texas headquarters from Plano to Frisco. The new 350,000 square foot facility will be located at Dallas Cowboys headquarters, The Star, and will be ready in 2021.”Having the opportunity to move into a very dynamic, walkable, mixed-used environment

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Man robs Texas store, sets customer on fire

PALESTINE, Texas (KWTX) A suspect was in custody Thursday evening after a man robbed a convenience store in Palestine at gunpoint, ordered the clerk and a customer to sit on the floor, bound them with duct tape, doused both with lighter fluid, and then set one of the two women on fire.

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Texas cheerleader’s final moments before gas explosion at house kills her captured on video

A Texas girl’s family released shocking video that shows the 12-year-old cheerleader’s final moments before a gas explosion tore through her home and killed her last year. "Good morning, guys. It is 6:02 a.m.," Linda "Michellita" Rogers whispered in the Feb. 23, 2018 video. Those words were among th

FOX NEWS

Frisco approves more than $200 million office project at Dallas Cowboys' Star development

Frisco's city council gave the go ahead for a new corporate office building at the Dallas Cowboys' Star development. The 300,000-square-foot building will house a so far not identified company office moving to Frisco. Real estate brokers tracking the deal say the new office project will house office

DALLAS NEWS

Texas couple loses unborn infant in crash en route to a hospital

WOOD COUNTY, Texas (KLTV) A young East Texas couple was seriously injured and lost their baby, who died after a tragic car wreck on the way to the hospital. Twenty-year-old Jessica Mitchell and 23-year-old Justin Mitchell were over-the-moon excited to meet their brand new baby boy, their family says

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McKinney Animal Control offers advice to preventing coyote attacks

Sources: city of Frisco, National Geographic, Texas Parks & Wildlife, U.S. Census Bureau/Community Impact Newspaper, Designed by Lindsay McCravy Scott/Community Impact Newspaper.

COMMUNITYIMPACT.COM

Blotter: Four Denton officers hospitalized over hazmat exposure

Four police officers who were exposed to hazardous materials while they worked a traffic accident Wednesday night were driven to Medical City Denton, according to a Denton Police Department news release.

DENTON RECORD-CHRONICLE

DATCU employee donates to First Refuge Ministries

The "Volunteer of the Year" recipient, an award by DATCU for an employee dedicated to serving others, decided to donate her to First Refuge Ministries. Elizabeth Crews, the 2018 award winner, donated her $500 prize and the $500 matching gift from DATCU to First Refuge.

DENTON RECORD-CHRONICLE