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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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Common Parting Words Get Woman Fired From Her Job of 24 Years

There are many greetings you’ll hear in America you won’t hear anywhere else.

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Pippi Longstocking and Fat Cat
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Pippi Longstocking and Fat Cat – Humane Society Pets of the Week!

These awesome pets are looking for a home in the Wichita Falls area!

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