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Top Stories: Dallas District Attorney Susan Hawk Resigns; Pressing Reset When It Comes To Debt

Sep 6, 2016

The top local stories this afternoon from KERA News: After years of battling mental illness, Dallas County District Attorney Susan Hawk resigned on Tuesday. In a letter to Texas Governor Greg Abbott, she said her health needed her undivided attention.  

    Other stories this afternoon:

  • For most Texans, the economy is booming—plenty of jobs that pay well and a low unemployment rate. ​This week, KERA launches a new series called One Crisis Away: Drowning In Debt. We begin with a single mom in Tarrant County who wrestled with growing debt for years. As Courtney Collins reports, she finally decided she was out of options, and filed for bankruptcy.

You can listen to North Texas stories weekdays at 8:22 a.m. and 6:20 p.m. on KERA 90.1 FM.