North Texas Wants To Know

North Texas Wants To Know

North Texas Wants To Know

CATEGORY: News
Each week we’ll take a deep dive into a story impacting North Texans, talking to key players and experts in their fields. It could be anything from a look at the Dallas-Fort Worth housing market, what the explosion of bitcoin mining means for the area, or even why the Pegasus is associated with the city of Dallas.
  1. August 11, 2022
    21 min
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    What's behind the tech boom in Sherman?
    In the last 12 months, Sherman, Texas has locked in more than $35 billion in development from tech companies like Texas Instruments and GlobalWafers. What's been the growth in the community of less than 50,000…
  2. August 04, 2022
    17 min
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    What is the real regional threat of wildfires?
    Wildfires have become increasingly more common as North Texas has not received measurable rainfall in recent months. With temperatures consistently reaching triple digits and a lack of moisture in the air, wild…
  3. July 28, 2022
    15 min
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    What are the greatest mental health challenges facing students?
    North Texas school districts are preparing to welcome students back to the classroom in the next several weeks, and while most learning is in person, the effects of the pandemic are still impacting students' me…
  4. July 21, 2022
    16 min
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    Why are so many educators leaving the classroom?
    As North Texas students prepare to return to school in just a few weeks, fewer and fewer teachers are doing the same. School districts around the state are still looking for educators.Rena Honea, president of A…
  5. July 14, 2022
    13 min
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    Why are cryptocurrency miners flocking to Texas?
    Experts say Texas will be home to 20% of the world's cryptocurrency mining in the near future. But why is the Lone Star State so attractive to companies looking to mine cryptocurrency?Host Baylee Friday visits…
  6. July 06, 2022
    15 min
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    What are the biggest barriers to owning a home today?
    For those looking to buy their first home and for those looking to downsize, everything from the pandemic to the war in Ukraine to supply chain slogs are creating challenges for North Texas homebuyers.In additi…
  7. July 06, 2022
    20 min
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    Why is there a Pegasus everywhere I look in Dallas?
    The red Pegasus that sits atop the Magnolia Hotel in downtown Dallas was removed in 1999 and replaced with a new one. And for more than a decade, no one knew exactly where the original Pegasus, which graced the…

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