Top Stories: North Texas Election Results; How Added Sugars Can Lead To Health Problems | KERA News

Top Stories: North Texas Election Results; How Added Sugars Can Lead To Health Problems

May 7, 2018

The top local stories this morning from KERA News:

North Texas voters weighed in on a number of local issues in Saturday's elections.

In Garland, residents elected its second-ever female mayor. Dallas ISD school board member Bernadette Nutall and challenger Justin Henry will head to a runoff in June for the District 9 seat.

In Tarrant County, voters approved a $250 million bond package for the proposed Panther Island river walk project near downtown Fort Worth.

Check out other election results here.

Other stories this morning:

  • This weekend’s NRA Convention wrapped up in Dallas without incident.
  • In this edition of Vital Signs, how added sugars can lead to health problems.

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