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Are local lakes threatened?

On the surface, having a new multi-billion dollar water pipeline in East Texas may sound like a good idea to many, but there are a few people who say they're worried the project will drain surrounding lakes.  Tonight at 10, Summer Dashe talks with folks who live near Lake Palestine and the agency behind the plan to get to the bottom of whether this is a real concern or a simple misunderstanding.  You'll hear what they say in a new report.

 

Chief Meteorologist Mark Scirto will have a new forecast for you at 10.  He's in the Weather Center, right now, tracking the possibility of more rain in East Texas tonight and into the weekend.  He'll let you know what you can expect from the weather where you live.

And, stick around to see the 2 faces going up on the busted board in Crimefighters.

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