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HOUSTON (Covering Katy News) - People who ride METRO from from Katy's park and ride locations may someday be provided with WiFi access on their buses.  A WiFi test project is underway on a small number of METRO bus and rail lines.

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KATY/HARRIS COUNTY (Covering Katy News) - A 64-year-old Katy area man has been arrested after deputies from Harris County Precinct 5 say he admitted to placing several hidden cameras inside a home in the Bear Creek neighborhood. 

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KATY (Covering Katy News) — Roller coasters can be fun. Sometimes, they can be hectic. Life with a child with autism can be a bit like a roller coaster ride, filled with ups and downs. To help family members understand more about life with a child on the autism spectrum, The Arc of Katy is h…

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HOUSTON (Covering Katy News) - Six executives working for Citgo, including five American citizens, have been held captive by the Venezuelan government for nearly two years, and their Houston families held a rally Sunday to bring attention to their plight.

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KATY (Covering Katy News) - While the City of Katy prepared for its annual Rice Festival this weekend, the cold north wind brought the first fall weather to Katy.  As the wind chilled the fans, the Faith West Academy (Katy) 6-man football team smelled victory in the air, and threw their own …

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KATY/HARRIS COUNTY (Covering Katy News) - If you have business with Congressman Michael McCaul, R-TX, you'll find his office in a new location. He recently relocated to an office condominium at 1526 Katy Gap Road, Suite 803, Katy, TX 77494.

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CITY OF KATY (Covering Katy News) - First responders arrive to help the public, but there is a little known group that arrives on the scene to help the first responders. They are the Harris County Emergency Services District 48 Fire Department Rehab Team. The Rehab Team typically responds to…

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HOUSTON (Covering Katy News) - The Harris County Precinct 5 Constable's Office which patrols the unincorporated areas of Katy/Harris County is practicing for the next big flood.

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KATY/HARRIS COUNTY (Covering Katy News) - Sanitas Medical Center and Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas will open 10 new medical centers in Houston and Dallas over the next several months. The first of the 10 location to officially open is located at 2610 North Mason Road in Katy/Harris Cou…

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CINCO RANCH (Covering Katy News) - The Walk to End Alzheimer’s held in Cinco Ranch was a big success according to organizers. There were more than 1,000 participants and it raised nearly $169,000 on September 28, 2019 at LaCenterra.

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KATY/HARRIS COUNTY (Covering Katy News) - Kelsey-Seybold Clinic broke ground on a new, state-of-the-art, standalone medical clinic in the West Grand Parkway area that will replace Cinco Ranch Clinic upon completion in the summer of 2020. The new clinic will be located at Grand Morton Town Ce…

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HOUSTON (Covering Katy News) - A tractor-trailer-truck and a fire engine were each struck by vehicles driven by suspected drunk drivers early Wednesday morning along the Katy Freeway westbound near Eldridge Parkway.

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KATY/HARRIS COUNTY (Covering Katy News) - When a car struck a first grade classroom on Friday afternoon numerous students and staff members heard the crash but did not immediately know what was happening according to school district spokesperson Renie Deanda. It created some tense moments in…

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KATY, TX (Covering Katy News) – The Katy Triathlon returns to Cane Island on Sunday, November 3.  It will be a three-stage duathlon or a two-stage aquabike with proceeds benefiting scholarships for deserving Katy ISD seniors.

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HARRIS COUNTY (Covering Katy News) - The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) will be offering assistance to residents affected by Tropical Storm Imelda. FEMA Individual Disaster Assistance (IA) comes in a variety of forms for home owners, certain types of renters, and businesses in Ha…

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WEST HARRIS COUNTY (Covering Katy News) - Two young men were robbed at gunpoint recently in the Mayde Creek area. The suspects were captured on video and now the Sheriff's Office is releasing that video and asking the public if they recognize those involved. 

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KATY (Covering Katy News) - The Katy Independent School District spent the summer replacing scoreboards and sound systems at several area schools. The $925,000 project is part of the 2017 construction and facilities bond approved by voters. 

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CITY OF KATY (Covering Katy News) - Rachel Hollywood, a first grade teacher at Hutsell Elementary in the City of Katy, was given a check for $5,000 for being a safe driver.  The check presentation was held Friday morning at the school on Franz Road in the City of Katy.

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HOUSTON – A 68-year-old resident of Seabrook has entered a guilty plea to receipt and possession of child pornography, announced U.S. Attorney Ryan K. Patrick. Ocal John Miller is a former law enforcement officer, having served as chief of police in Martinsville, West Virginia; and city coun…

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NORTHWEST HARRIS COUNTY (Covering Katy News) - The Harris County Flood Control District has recently completed drainage infrastructure repairs using the first $13 million from a post-Hurricane Harvey grant awarded by the Natural Resources Conservation Service. The NRCS was able to assist the…

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CITY OF KATY (Covering Katy News) — The Katy Area Chamber of Commerce has hired former Katy Area Economic Development Council vice president Rick Ellis to focus on strategic planning, leadership development and membership growth. Ellis will hold the title of Vice President with the chamber. 

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The great American melting pot was on display for the world to witness on Wednesday as services for Harris County Sheriff’s Deputy Sandeep Dhaliwal were streamed live from the Berry Center in Cypress for all to watch, no matter where in the world viewers were located. It was a tribute to a m…

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KATY (Covering Katy News) - Mike Schofield, R-Katy, officially announced on Tuesday night that he is running for State Representative in Texas House District 132 representing a portion of the Katy and Cypress areas of Harris County. It's a seat that he held for two terms until he was defeate…

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KATY (Covering Katy News) - The United States Army Field Band, also known as the Musical Ambassadors of the Army, will be performing a free concert at Tompkins High School in November. The concert is being co-hosted by the Katy Independent School District Fine Arts Department along with the …

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KATY (Covering Katy News) - State Rep. Gina Calanni, D-Katy, is lobbying to build a Driver's License Mega Center in the Katy Area. She says Katy area residents have to drive to Rosenberg or Houston to renew their licenses and it's time for a more convenient location to be built that's closer…

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NORTHWEST HARRIS COUNTY (Covering Katy News) - There is a growing memorial to Harris County Sheriff's Deputy Sandeep Dhaliwal in the Jersey Village area neighborhood where he was murdered on Friday. 

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HOUSTON (Covering Katy News) - The man accused of murdering Harris County Deputy Sandeep Dhaliwal on Friday will remain at the Harris County Jail.  Robert Solis, 47, appeared before a judge Monday morning at the Harris County Criminal Justice Center in Houston. The judge denied bond.

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KATY/HARRIS COUNTY (Covering Katy News) - An accused human trafficker has been arrested at his Katy area apartment. Charles Anthony Jefferson was arrested this week at a Katy apartment complex after deputies determined that he was forcing a 17-year-old girl to serve as a prostitute in Dallas…

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CITY OF KATY (Covering Katy News) - Tropical Storm Imelda damaged the U.S. Postal Service's North Houston processing facility on Sept. 19. That damage has been felt by Katy residents who have been commenting on social media about an interruption in delivery service. 

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NORTHWEST HARRIS COUNTY (Covering Katy News) - Harris County Sheriff's Deputy Sandeep Dhaliwal was shot to death while on a traffic stop Friday afternoon. It happened at 14807 Willancy Court at West Road near Charles W. Austin Park and not far from Highway 6.

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CINCO RANCH (Covering Katy News) – LaCenterra at Cinco Ranch is hosting its second annual Taste of LaCenterra, Thursday, October 3rd from 6-9 p.m. There will be small bites from their newest restaurants as well as established favorites, a great selection of drinks for purchase, live music by…

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KATY (Covering Katy News) —  Former Katy Mayor Don Elder, who serves on the METRO board of directors, addressed the Katy Business Association Wednesday and described highlights of the agency’s $3.5 billion bond package being put to voters in the November 5 election. He said the proposed plan…

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KATY/HARRIS COUNTY (Covering Katy News) - Pattison Elementary School students hosted an International Festival on Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2019. Parents and students celebrated the diversity of their school and the Katy Independent School District community.