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The High Five

Most weekdays, KERA takes a look at five stories that have North Texas talking -- newsy, buzzy tidbits that bring you up to speed on what's happening in Dallas-Fort Worth and across the state.  

Denton May Clear The Air On Smoking Ban Expansion

Dec 18, 2012
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Five stories that have North Texas talking: Putting cigs out in a two-college town, a lockdown at a local  elementary school, and more

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Five stories that have North Texas talking: Schools ask, “What if?”, parents and activists speak out, the DMN supports gay marriage and more.

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Five stories that have North Texas talking: Sky-high piles of unused drink tickets, anti-cheer from the KERA newsroom, bids for Hostess and more. 

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Five stories that have North Texas talking: Arts and Letters Live, earthquake in the Fort, legalizing marijuana in Texas -- or not! -- and more.

Collin County JP Booked Up With 12-12-12 Nuptials

Dec 12, 2012
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Five stories that have North Texas talking: Weddings of the century, a cancer research agency under the microscope, memories of Ravi Shankar and more. 

How Did Dallas Bounce Back From The Great Recession?

Dec 11, 2012
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Five stories that have North Texas talking: Mayor Rawlings on The Takeaway, support for a new anti-abortion bill, reverse graffiti and more.

Snow Heralds Coldest Night Since February

Dec 10, 2012
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Five stories that have North Texas talking: Falling temps and snowflakes, Festival of Lights, golf as South Dallas’ savior and more. 

Elegant Dallas Goes To ‘The Store’

Dec 7, 2012
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Five stories that have North Texas talking: Neiman Marcus devotees, the illegality of secession, Dallas as a sinless city and more.  

Is The Texas Twang Dyin' Out?

Dec 6, 2012

Five stories that have North Texas talking: Accents going through withdraw(l), a flu Christmas, atheism in the Lone Star State and more.  

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Five stories that have North Texas talking: Tax incentive games, Apple store heists, stolen Cowboys records and more. 

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