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  1. County adopts alert systemRead the original story

    Tuesday | Denton Record-Chronicle

    When the next severe storm or other potentially catastrophic weather event hits, Denton County residents will have another tool to help them prepare.

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  2. Blotter: Police car totaled in two-vehicle crashRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... assault on a family or household member by impeding breathing or circulation and transported to the city jail. Denton County Sheriff's Office dispatchers handled 827 service and officer-initiated calls and booked 35 people into Denton County Jail. ...

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  3. Blaze damages event centerRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... extensive smoke and fire damage to the popular wedding venue just as the wedding season has begun to kick off. Denton County Fire Marshal Jody Gonzalez said a passerby reported the fire at 5:13 a.m. Wednesday, saying flames were shooting up from the ...

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  4. Les Cockrell: Master Gardeners plan spring plant saleRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Denton Record-Chronicle

    Members of the Denton County Master Gardener Association have announced plans for their annual spring plant sale, promising an extensive selection of plants and supplies.

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  5. Sweep nets 33 fugitives suspected of family violence in the DFW areaRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Star-Telegram.com

    ... members or people they had once dated. Most were arrested in Tarrant County, but two arrests were made in Denton County and one in Dallas County based on information from Tarrant County warrants, according to the Texas attorney general's office. The ...

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  6. MAP: Denton County's UninsuredRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... which includes how many U.S. residents are living without health insurance. Here's a map that we created of Denton County that illustrates where the highest percentage of residents without health insurance live. I'm working on making this map ...

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  7. Upward trendRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 12 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... trajectory. From 2002 to 2007 there was a 39 percent increase in the number of women-owned businesses in Denton County, according to the economic census. Traci Davis, the owner of Garden Gate, said she has noticed that a lot of the new businesses ...

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  8. Pilot Point confirms rabies found in skunkRead the original story

    Yesterday | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... have captured a rabid skunk recently. Burton said human cases of rabies are rare, with none ever reported in Denton County and only about one every 10 to 15 years in Texas. "We encourage people to vaccinate their pets, so the skunks won't expose the ...

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  9. Blotter: Man tells police he was punched, robbedRead the original story

    Yesterday | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... While trying to force open the toolbox, the thief damaged the paint on the victim's vehicle, reports stated. Denton County Sheriff's Office dispatchers handled 735 service and officer-initiated calls and booked 40 people into Denton County Jail. ...

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  10. Phony Phone Calls Threaten North TexansRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NBC Dallas

    ... their phones their call back numbers to appear on caller IDs as the City of Garland. Irving police and the Denton County Sheriff's Office said many of its residents have received calls from people claiming to be with different government agencies. ...

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  11. Running Boston Marathon Means More To Texas Mom After DiagnosisRead the original story

    Yesterday | CBS Local

    Rhonda Foulds has a lot time to think, as she goes for long runs along the quiet rural roads near Justin in Denton County.

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  12. Authorities sweep Tarrant County for family violence fugitives, make 33 arrestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Dallas Morning News

    ... Most of the fugitives were arrested in Tarrant County, but one was arrested in Dallas County and two in Denton County. Attorney General Greg Abbott, who recently named domestic violence as a top issue in a plan to keep Texans safe, said the sweep ...

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  13. TxDOT Crews Working Around the Clock to Address Severe Weather Conditions Hampering State HighwaysRead the original story

    Tuesday | Texomaland

    ... to remind drivers to stay off the roads so crews can work efficiently. Roadway Updates: Interstate 35E/35 in Denton County continues to experience issues with solid ice on the roadway. Interstate 35E in northern Dallas County also continues to ...

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  14. Blotter: Police seek man suspected of criminal mischiefRead the original story

    Tuesday | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... assaulted by his ex-wife, with whom he still lives. He reported she ripped his shirt and hit him in the neck. Denton County sheriff's dispatchers handled 1,828 service and officer-initiated calls for the agencies they serve, and 123 people were ...

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  15. Companies offer specials for tax dayRead the original story

    Monday | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... - and freebies from local businesses. The final Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program by the United Way of Denton County will be operating tonight at the North Branch Library from 5 to 8 p.m. Eight volunteers are scheduled to come in and help ...

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  16. Blotter: Person fires pellet gun at strangers, injuring oneRead the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... messages from the person, according to the report. Reach the Denton police narcotics tip line at 940-565-5801. Denton County Crime Stoppers will pay a reward of up to $1,000 for information leading to an arrest in these or other crimes. Callers will ...

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  17. Walmart still hiring at new Cross Roads locationRead the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... will remain open until the end of this week. This entry was posted in Employment/Jobs and tagged Cross Roads , Denton County , jobs , Walmart by Karina Ramirez . Bookmark the

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  18. Winter could muster returnRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 13 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... possible tornadoes. A tornado watch was issued Sunday evening for a large portion of North Texas, including Denton County. The weather service reported southerly winds clocked at 20 mph to 30 mph with gusts in excess of 35 mph. The gusty winds made ...

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  19. Les Cockrell: RSVP supporters to hit the links in MayRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 13 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... and a silent auction will be held. RSVP (Retired Senior Volunteer Program) has been serving communities of Denton County since 1973. What started out as 15 volunteers serving two volunteer sites has turned into more than 1,200 volunteers serving at ...

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  20. A blast of historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 13 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    Civil War re-enactors in formation fire their rifles outside the Courthouse on the Square during the Denton County Heritage Festival on Saturday.

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