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  • Drought Watch: Stage 4

    Drought Watch: Stage 4

    Tuesday, November 12 2013 7:49 PM EST2013-11-13 00:49:12 GMT
    Wichita Falls will go into Stage 4: Drought Disaster on Saturday, November 16.
    Wichita Falls will go into Stage 4: Drought Disaster on Saturday, November 16.
  • DROUGHT WATCH: Stage Four Delayed

    DROUGHT WATCH: Stage Four Delayed

    Thursday, July 18 2013 6:57 PM EDT2013-07-18 22:57:10 GMT
    These last days of rain have pushed back stage four water restrictions but city officials say it will take a lot more rain to get us out of the drought.
    These last days of rain have pushed back stage four water restrictions but city officials say it will take a lot more rain to get us out of the drought.
  • Stage 4 Plan in Place

    Stage 4 Plan in Place

    Tuesday, June 4 2013 7:38 PM EDT2013-06-04 23:38:11 GMT
    Wichita Falls City Councilors outlined their stage four drought disaster plan at Tuesday's regular meeting.
    Wichita Falls City Councilors outlined their stage four drought disaster plan at Tuesday's regular meeting.
  • Lake LevelsMore>>

  • Lake Levels Drop Slightly

    Lake Levels Drop Slightly

    Monday, April 7 2014 1:10 PM EDT2014-04-07 17:10:33 GMT
    Lake levels have dropped again.
    Lake levels have dropped again.
  • Lake Levels Drop

    Lake Levels Drop

    Monday, March 10 2014 6:03 PM EDT2014-03-10 22:03:04 GMT
    The lake levels are out for the week of March 10th and they have dropped again. 
    The lake levels are out for the week of March 10th and they have dropped again. 
  • Lake Levels Drop Again

    Lake Levels Drop Again

    Monday, March 3 2014 2:15 PM EST2014-03-03 19:15:40 GMT
    Lake levels continue to drop.
    Lake levels continue to drop.
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  • Drought Affecting MSU

    Drought Affecting MSU

    Thursday, April 10 2014 11:42 PM EDT2014-04-11 03:42:03 GMT
    The lack of rain in Texoma is impacting safety and possible growth at Midwestern State University. 
    The lack of rain in Texoma is impacting safety and possible growth at Midwestern State University. 
  • Stage 5 Car Wash Restrictions

    Stage 5 Car Wash Restrictions

    Stage 5 Car Wash Restrictions

    Wednesday, April 9 2014 6:12 PM EDT2014-04-09 22:12:45 GMT
    As Texoma continues to be devastated by a drought, Wichita Falls could add another stage to it's drought contingency plan.
    As Texoma continues to be devastated by a drought, Wichita Falls could add another stage to it's drought contingency plan.
  • Lakes Levels Continue To Drop

    Lakes Levels Continue To Drop

    Monday, March 17 2014 1:59 PM EDT2014-03-17 17:59:36 GMT
    The current combined total for Lakes Arrowhead and Kickapoo is 26.6%. 
    The current combined total for Lakes Arrowhead and Kickapoo is 26.6%. 
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  • Harder Ground: Higher Risk

    Harder Ground: Higher Risk

    Friday, April 18 2014 12:25 AM EDT2014-04-18 04:25:05 GMT
    The drought isn't just affecting our lawns and the community.  It is having an impact on athletes and the risk of injury.
    The drought isn't just affecting our lawns and the community.  It is having an impact on athletes and the risk of injury.
  • Aggravated Robbery Suspect Behind Bars

    Aggravated Robbery Suspect Behind Bars

    Thursday, April 17 2014 10:50 PM EDT2014-04-18 02:50:57 GMT
    A second of 3 suspects in an aggravated robbery is now behind arrest.
    A second of 3 suspects in an aggravated robbery is now behind arrest.
  • 1 Year West Texas Anniversary

    1 Year West Texas Anniversary

    Thursday, April 17 2014 10:38 PM EDT2014-04-18 02:38:14 GMT
    Today marks 1 year since disaster touched the community of West, Texas.
    Today marks 1 year since disaster touched the community of West, Texas.