Lake Livingston

  • Blogs

    August 15, 2012

    'A Pain in the Behind': Council Gets Briefed on Zebra Mussels

    When zebra mussels found their way to Lake Ray Roberts last month, or, more precisely, when wildlife officials found that they had found their way there, Dallas let out a collective "Oh, crap." The invasive bivalves were easy to ignore when they were the plague of the Great Lakes and the Upper Midwe ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 21, 2011

    Thanks to Drought, Houston's Drinking More of Dallas's Wastewater Than Ever Before

    Click to enlarge a map of the Trinity River Basin, courtesy the U.S. Geological Survey ​StateImpact Texas is a National Public Radio-KUT Austin-KUHF Houston joint dedicated to environmental issues. This morning, reporter Dave Fehling out of Houston looked at the water coming out of his tap and won ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 31, 2011

    In the Midst of Historic Drought, Council to Look at Dallas's Long-Range Water Supply Plan

    ​The plan to siphon off the water from Lake Palestine, which is just southwest of Tyler, has been around for close to four decades; in '72 Dallas acquired the contractual rights to the lake, at a rate of 102 million of gallons of per day. In 2007, the city council was reminded: Dallas had "The Lak ... More >>

  • News

    October 17, 2002

    Race With a Killer

    A Dallas doctor believes he holds a miracle treatment for a disease that maims and kills children. Proving it will take another miracle.

  • Music

    September 28, 2000

    Jesus' Favorite Singer

    Fifty years after leaving the Soul Stirrers, Rebert Harris has been called home

  • News

    June 29, 2000

    Killing machine

    It is 6:07 p.m. John Albert Burks salutes the Oakland Raiders and says goodbye to his friends. Minutes later, he is a dead man. This year's 21st execution.