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UPDATE: Longview woman fighting for life following explosion

Longview officials have identified the couple hurt in the blast as Michael and Jean Jake. Authorities tell KETK Michael has serious injuries. Jean's wounds are described as life threatening.

‘Blade Runner’ and ‘2001: A Space Odyssey’ at Liberty

Science fiction month at Liberty Hall will continue with the cult classic, “Blade Runner,” on Thursday, Sept. 13 at 7 p.m.

ICE agents bust drug distribution stretching from El Paso to Chicago

An indictment was unsealed Thursday charging four individuals with a cocaine distribution and money laundering conspiracy based in El Paso. These indictments resulted from an investigation by U.S.

2 injured after motorcycle leak ignites Longview house fire

Two people were seriously injured in a house fire and explosion Sunday afternoon in the 100 block of Fairview Drive in Longview.

East Texas roads update

UNDATED - Here's a quick look at events and work planned in the Tyler District: Resurfacing work continues on Interstate 20

Jacob Kimbley's parents denied visitation rights to their children

The parents of Jacob Kimbley, who was found dead near his home in late August after a long overnight search, have been denied visitation rights for their other five children by a judge on Friday.

Feds: Rock-throwing prompts Texas border shooting

Mexico's foreign ministry has accused a U.S. Border Patrol agent of fatally shooting a Mexican citizen along the border.

Parks Department offers family golf clinic

The Tyler Parks and Recreation Department is presenting Golf Clinic with a Pro as part of their At Your Leisure Series. This golf clinic is perfect for a single player or the whole family.

Players associated with Saints bounty scandal reinstated

Suspensions for four players connected to the Saints “bountygate” scandal have been overturned by a three-man arbitration panel, according to sources.

ETX man accused of stealing multiple vehicles, copper wire

Bowie County took a man into custody on Thursday for allegedly stealing copper wire, trucks and a few other vehicles.