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New York Times Caught Reporting Fake News On Rick Perry

  NEW YORK (Daily Caller) – The New York Times interpreted a quote from a former Trump transition official to mean that Rick Perry, President-elect Donald Trump’s pick for secretary of energy, didn’t fully grasp the role of the Department of Energy. That former transition official, Michael McKenna, told The Daily Caller Wednesday that the Times […]

Katy Weather Forecast

Katy Weather Forecast

Seven Day Katy Weather Forecast Today: Areas of fog before 9am. Otherwise, cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 77. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming clear, with a low around 52. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph, […]

Holiday Hiring Helps Job Growth in October

   HOUSTON (Covering Katy) –  Houston-area retailers continued their holiday hiring throughout December, adding 4,000 jobs. “Overall, December was basically flat, hiring wise, and marked the weakest month of growth in 2016,” says Parker Harvey, Senior Economist at Workforce Solutions. “While retail saw the biggest jump, the Manufacturing sector also grew, adding 2,900 jobs.” Harvey […]

Courtesy: American Heart Association

Secondhand marijuana smoke may damage your blood vessels even more than tobacco smoke

By The American Heart Association In a new study, arteries in rats that inhaled secondhand marijuana smoke for one minute carried blood less efficiently for at least 90 minutes. Similar exposure to secondhand tobacco smoke caused blood vessel impairment for 30 minutes. “While the effect is temporary for both cigarette and marijuana smoke, these temporary […]

Harris County Flood Control Begins Construction on Stormwater Detention Project

BASIN WILL REDUCE FLOODING RISKS IN LITTLE CYPRESS CREEK WATERSHED NORTHWEST HARRIS COUNTY (Covering Katy) – Construction has begun on the second phase of a Harris County Flood Control District stormwater detention basin on Little Cypress Creek, part of a regional drainage infrastructure plan for an area of northwest Harris County. The basin is located […]

Harris County Rainfall and Bayou Level Update

  KATY (Covering Katy) – The Harris County Flood Control District’s Flood Watch team is actively monitoring rainfall trends, as well as measured rainfall amounts and water levels in bayous and creeks. Over a four hour span this morning, rainfall amounts of 4-6 inches occurred over the Keegans and Brays Bayou watersheds of southwest Harris […]

New Athletic Coordinators for Morton Ranch and Paetow High Schools

  KATY (Katy ISD) – Ron Counter and B.J. William Gotte have been named as the new Campus Athletic Coordinator/Head Football Coach’s for Morton Ranch High School and Paetow High School. Both positions were approved unanimously during the Katy ISD Board of Trustees Work Study meeting tonight. Coach Counter comes to Morton Ranch High from Stafford High where […]

KHOU TV captured this photo of a Trampoline caught in power lines.

KHOU: Storm’s Trail of Damage in Katy

KATY (Covering Katy) – Katy-area residents woke up to howling winds and rain Monday morning. Many spent the MLK holiday cleaning up storm damage. Straight-line winds or a small tornado slung trampolines, toppled fences and tore off roof shingles. Nathan Stanley said it sure sounded like a tornado. He rounded up his wife and kids […]