CHOCTAW COUNTY, Okla. -- A Texas water district is filing an application with the Oklahoma Water Resources Board for more than 37 billion gallons of Oklahoma water each year.
The Upper Trinity Regional Water District in the Dallas area is asking for water from the Boggy Creek Basin in Choctaw County and from the Kiamichi River near Hugo Lake.
The application asks for the water before it reaches the Red River where it becomes too salty to use as drinking water without expensive treatment.
Posted: 12/08/2013 - FANNIN COUNTY, TX -- A boil order is in affect for about 200 residents in Fannin County. Officials with the Bartley Woods Water Supply Corporation say customers need to boil water before consumption.
Updated: 12/08/2013 - OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - The Oklahoma Department of Transportation says roads in western, eastern, and southeastern Oklahoma remain slick and hazardous following winter storms that dumped snow, ice and sleet on most of the state.
Updated: 12/07/2013 - PEARL HARBOR, Hawaii (AP) - Americans are remembering those killed in the 1941 Japanese attack that launched the U.S. into World War II.
Posted: 12/07/2013 - BRYAN COUNTY, OK -- Oklahoma Highway Patrol closed several major highways entering Texas Saturday