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Delayed Freedom: KETK's exclusive interview with Michael Morton

On October 4th, 20-1, Michael Morton walked out of a Texas state prison a free man, exonerated for the murder of his wife. Morton spent nearly 25 years behind bars for ca rime he did not commit.

Intestinal parasite 'Cyclospora' outbreak in Texas

It began with only a few reported cases in January. However now in July, the vicious intestinal parasite, Cyclospora, has rapidly spread across the state.

Hawkins Mayor speaks out about his arrest

We reported earlier this week that the Mayor of Hawkins was arrested and charged with "official oppression."  In our interview, Mayor Will Rogers said he never told Candace Palmertree to cut her grass.

Mayor of Winona defends her resignation

On Monday city officials announced Dede Stroud submitted a letter of resignation along with turning in her city hall key and iPad. Stroud finally speaks out, and tells KETK's Stacey Spivey why she decided to step down.

Tyler restaurant creates challenge to get customers off phones

A popular New York restaurant began receiving complaints there service time was too long. Having eliminated menu items and increased their staff, they felt there was another cause to the problem.

Raiding San Antonio

The Dallas Morning News reported Mark, the son of Al Davis, is shopping the Raiders in San Antonio. You've heard this before.

Hot weather causes tire pressure problems

During the summer months, the hot temperatures are notorious for increasing tire pressure. That is why all drivers are told to change their pressure throughout each season.
Updated Weather Talk: Good rain chances & cooler temperatures

Updated Weather Talk: Good rain chances & cooler temperatures

Wednesday 6PM Update: Good afternoon. Scott and I have been talking about what will be taking place the next 24 to 36 hours.
Authorities seek public's help in ETX business burglary

Authorities seek public's help in ETX business burglary

The Northeast Texas Area Crime Stoppers and the Morris County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help in solving a recent burglary at a business near Daingerfield.
ETX woman charged with killing 3 in drunk driving wreck had BAC of .16

ETX woman charged with killing 3 in drunk driving wreck had BAC of .16

The result of a blood alcohol test for an East Texas woman who reportedly killed a mother and her two children in a drunken driving accident has been released to KETK.