Health & Science

Fulshear issues boil water notice to residents after pressure drop in city’s system

Posted on · After an electrical malfunction at Fulshear's downtown water plant, residents and businesses in the Houston-area suburb and some surrounding communities are being asked to boil their tap water for at least 2 minutes before using it for human consumption.

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Needville looks to make moves in debut appearance at Little League World Series

Posted on · A talented group of pre-teens is the talk of the town in a small community southwest of Houston, which has qualified for the world's most prestigious youth baseball tournament two years after a near-miss of sorts.

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Energy & Environment

Town hall meeting called to discuss pollution at Parish power plant in Fort Bend County

Posted on · Air Alliance Houston recently released a report about pollution at a coal-fired power plant in the region and is asking community members to oppose its upcoming permit renewal.

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Houston Matters

How the energy industry and Houston’s environment have changed in the past decade (April 20, 2023)

Posted on · As Houston Matters prepares to celebrate its 10th anniversary, we continue our series of conversations about how things in the city have and have not changed in the past decade. Today, we talk with experts about how the energy industry and concerns about the environment have changed in that time.