News for North Texas
Play Live Radio
Next Up:
0:00 0:00
Available On Air Stations

From The Newsroom: A State Park For Strawn; A Highway's Worst Nightmare

Doualy Xaykaothao
John Ferguson is steward of Texas' newest state park, Palo Pinto Mountains State Park near Strawn, Texas.

This morning's top local stories from the KERA Newsroom: Texas has a new state park located midway between Fort Worth and Abilene, and it could save a struggling small town. And we sit down with Patrick Kennedy, the urban planner leading the charge to tear down part of I-345 in downtown Dallas.

Lyndsay Knecht is assistant producer for Think.