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Hurricane Katrina, Five Years Later

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Five years later and we are taking a unique look on what happened during those first few days after Hurricane Katrina. Photojournalists captured the disaster, the photos becoming the first indication Katrina wasn't just a bad storm, but a disaster. Betty Nguyen has more. More>>

Texomans To Be Recognized At 4th Annual James Lane Legacy Dinner

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The fourth annual James Lane Legacy Dinner and auction.  Its presented by the Mavericks and the Boy's and Girls clubs Alumni Association of Wichita Falls. More>>

Racer's Reunion Roars At Texoma Motor Speedway

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Sunday at Texoma Motor Speedway, racers gathered for the Racer's Reunion. James Skinner, the promoter for the event says, "It's kind of low key and it's geared more towards racers, and people that are More>>

Defining The Standard Of First Aid

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It's a product used in major events like the Olympics and Super Bowl along with most professional sports leagues.

Not to mention, it's a must-have for most American Red Cross branches and even the Government.

It's called PICKPAK and the company that makes it is headquartered right here in Wichita Falls.

As Newschannel 6 Lindsey Rogers found out, it's defining the standard of first aid.
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Mexico President Heads To The White House

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The white house is getting ready for a visit this week from the president of Mexico. More>>

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  • Amazon, Buffett, JPMorgan pick Gawande to lead health firm

    Amazon, Buffett, JPMorgan pick Gawande to lead health firm

    Wednesday, June 20 2018 10:21 AM EDT2018-06-20 14:21:27 GMT
    Thursday, June 21 2018 1:51 AM EDT2018-06-21 05:51:59 GMT
    Amazon, JPMorgan Chase and Berkshire Hathaway are turning to well-known author and Harvard professor Dr. Atul Gawande to transform the health care they give their employees.
    Amazon, JPMorgan Chase and Berkshire Hathaway are turning to well-known author and Harvard professor Dr. Atul Gawande to transform the health care they give their employees.
  • APNewsBreak: Schools mum on ties to doc in sex abuse inquiry

    APNewsBreak: Schools mum on ties to doc in sex abuse inquiry

    Thursday, June 21 2018 1:01 AM EDT2018-06-21 05:01:44 GMT
    Thursday, June 21 2018 1:42 AM EDT2018-06-21 05:42:46 GMT
    (Ohio State University via AP). This photo shows 1978 employment application information for Dr. Richard Strauss, from Ohio State University’s personnel files reviewed by The Associated Press. Strauss, who died in 2005, and is now accused of sexual mis...(Ohio State University via AP). This photo shows 1978 employment application information for Dr. Richard Strauss, from Ohio State University’s personnel files reviewed by The Associated Press. Strauss, who died in 2005, and is now accused of sexual mis...
    APNewsBreak: Schools where late doctor claimed ties are mum on any connections as Ohio State investigates sex abuse claim.
    APNewsBreak: Schools where late doctor claimed ties are mum on any connections as Ohio State investigates sex abuse claim.
  • Player union blasts concussion management at World Cup

    Player union blasts concussion management at World Cup

    Wednesday, June 20 2018 3:03 PM EDT2018-06-20 19:03:09 GMT
    Thursday, June 21 2018 1:12 AM EDT2018-06-21 05:12:27 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini). Morocco's Noureddine Amrabat is attended to after suffering an injury during the group B match between Morocco and Iran at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the St. Petersburg Stadium in St. Petersburg, Russia, Friday, June 15, ...(AP Photo/Andrew Medichini). Morocco's Noureddine Amrabat is attended to after suffering an injury during the group B match between Morocco and Iran at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the St. Petersburg Stadium in St. Petersburg, Russia, Friday, June 15, ...
    Players' union FIFPro is blasting concussion management at the World Cup after Moroccan plays after admitting that he can't remember the previous match.
    Players' union FIFPro is blasting concussion management at the World Cup after Moroccan plays after admitting that he can't remember the previous match.
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