Last week, when the temperatures dropped and power plants froze across the state, the wholesale price of electricity skyrocketed.

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CBS 11 News Now: Thursday MorningCheck out what's making the headlines across North Texas this Thursday morning.
Fort Worth Business Prospering After 'Kindness' Candle GiveawayFort Worth Business Prospering After 'Kindness' Candle Giveaway
AM Weather Update With Anne Elise ParksAM Weather Update With Anne Elise Parks
Rain Chances Stick Around Thursday, FridayThe high Thursday will be in the upper 60s.
Parkland's Chief Medical Officer Says Those Who've Received J&J COVID-19 Vaccine Shouldn't Worry“This particular kind of blood clot, in folks just walking around on the street, occurs at a rate of about three in a million,” he said.
Burleson Police Officer Joshua Lott Recovering After Being Shot Multiple Times, Suspect In CustodyBurleson Police Officer Joshua Lott is hospitalized and alert and in stable condition, Burleson Police Chief Billy Cordell said Wednesday afternoon, April 14.
Wearing Face Masks While Exercising Reduces Oxygen, Increases Heart Rate, Baylor Scott & White Study SaysThat’s the result of a six-month study on the physiological effects of wearing a mask while working out during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Furniture Deliveries Ramping Back UpIf you've ordered outdoor furniture or a couch recently, you may still waiting on delivery.
ERCOT Warns Of 'Tight Grid Conditions' Wednesday, But No Call To ConserveOn Tuesday, ERCOT sent out an alert shortly after 4:30 p.m. warning of potential "emergency conditions," and called on Texans to conserve for several hours.
Irving's MacArthur High School Was On Lockdown Due To 'Possible Threat Of Student With Gun'MacArthur High School went on lockdown Wednesday afternoon, April 14, due to a possible threat of a student with a handgun.
Wednesday Evening News BriefHere's what made news Wednesday, April 14.
Thousands Trying To Beat Texas Car Registration DeadlineThe car registration waiver during COVID-19 is over.
Dallas Nonprofit Looks To Bring Police, Young People Together To Build Better RelationshipsErin Jones reports.
Fort Worth Mayoral Candidates Participate In ForumFour of the ten candidates participated.
Gardening 101: Palm Tree ReplacementsA palm tree cannot heal itself if you cut the trunk. But you can always replace it.
Expert Says ERCOT Needs To Fix Flawed ForecastsWhy is electricity so tight in Texas? In short, a bad forecast by ERCOT.
Wednesday Evening Weather UpdateConsiderable cloudiness with occasional rain showers. Low 57F. Winds ENE at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 40%.
Burleson Police Officer Joshua Lott Survives 'Ambush'Burleson Police Officer Joshua Lott survived despite being shot three times.
Suspect Arrested In Officer Involved ShootingJerry Don Elders, 39, is now in police custody.
Suspect In Burleson Officer Shooting Now In Custody, Was Also Wanted In Kidnapping, HomicideJerry Don Elders, 39, is now in police custody. Katie Johnston reports.
Fort Worth Mayoral Candidate Mattie Parker: City Is Positioned For GreatnessFort Worth Mayoral Candidate Mattie Parker talks with CBS 11 Political Reporter Jack Fink.
Wednesday Weather UpdateOvercast. A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible. High 72F. Winds NE at 10 to 15 mph.
American Cancer Society Working To Close Minority Health Equity GapAmerican Cancer Society Working To Close Minority Health Equity Gap
Burleson Officer Stable After Being Shot, Search Continues For Trio InvolvedBurleson Officer Stable After Being Shot, Search Continues For Trio Involved

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