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Wichita Falls Police Release Details Surrounding Officer Involved Fatal Shooting

Early Sunday morning an officer involved fatal shooting took place in downtown Wichita Falls. Wichita Falls Public Information Officer Jeff Hughes released the following statement this afternoon with details about the incident.

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What Kind of Theater Experience Would You Like to Have in Wichita Falls?

In early June, Chris Koetter asked what should be done to Sikes Senter 10 movie theater.  The majority responded saying the preferred result would be to remodel the existing theater, with the second place option being the construction of a new theater outside of the mall.  Chris sent the results to Carmike C

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Why You Should Stop Using Spray Sunscreen on Your Kids Right Now

An ongoing investigation by the Food and Drug Administration has prompted Consumer Reports to urge parents not to use spray-on sunscreen on or near children.

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House fire - 1708 Polk St. Wichita Falls, TX
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Fire Destroys Downtown Structure

Fire destroys downtown Wichita Falls structure

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Armed Robbery Wednesday Morning

Another armed robbery in the Falls to report, this time on Brook Avenue.  Police say a man entered the General Store at 2400 Brook at around 10:25 Wednesday morning.  He pointed a gun at the clerk and demanded money

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Construction of the 12 mile long water reuse pipeline
Photo courtesy: City of Wichita Falls
Construction of the 12 mile long water reuse pipeline Photo courtesy: City of Wichita Falls
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Wichita Falls Waste Water Reuse System Online

The water is being sent by a 12 mile pipeline to the Cypress Water Treatment Plant for additional processing.

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Lake Arrowhead as it appeared in July, 2012
Photo by Mike Hendren
Lake Arrowhead as it appeared in July, 2012 Photo by Mike Hendren
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Lake Levels Rise, More Stringent Conservation Rules Looming for Car Wash Biz

Here’s something you haven’t heard in some time: lake levels are up, but for how long?

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Elderly Houston Woman Douses Robber with Boiling Water

"What kind of momma you got that raised you up like this?"

Those were the words spoken by 83 year old Lillie McClendon when she was confronted by an intruder in her central Houston home. 

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