Karnes County man arrested for multi-county theft spree, over $100,000 worth of stolen goods recovered
KARNES COUNTY, Texas - Authorities arrested a man connected to a string of thefts and stolen vehicles that happened over the last two weeks. Clint Michael Kunschik, 32, was arrested on Wednesday and charged with two counts of felony theft of $30,000-$150,000, one county of felony theft of $2,500-$30,000, as well as possession of controlled substance.
Four most productive oil, natural gas counties in America are in west Texas
(The Center Square) – The counties that produce the most oil and natural gas in all of America are in the Permian Basin in west Texas and southeastern New Mexico. Four of the top five Texas counties that produced the most crude oil in June were in the Permian Basin: Midland, Martin, Upton, and Howard, according to the latest data from the Texas Railroad Commission, which regulates the oil and natural gas industry. ...
Texas High School Football Schedule, Live Streams in Karnes County This Week
If you're questioning how to stream this week's local high school football action in Karnes County, Texas, keep your browser locked on this page. The details you need are outlined below. Follow High School Football this season on the NFHS Network! Keep tabs on your family or alma mater and...
Rig Count for week ending Sept. 15
The rig count includes the number of active drilling rigs in District 2, which includes Victoria, Goliad, Calhoun, Jackson, Bee, Refugio, DeWitt, Lavaca and Karnes counties. Price per barrel figures are provided from New York by the Associated Press and reflect the cash F.O.B. price of West Texas Intermediate, the benchmark grade of U.S. crude oil.
Earthquake activity increases in San Antonio area last 5 years
In 2018, there were 10 magnitude earthquakes in 2018. There's been 9 so far this year in South Texas.
South Texas County Has Three Earthquakes Less Than 4 Hours
While tremors in Texas sound like an anomaly, they are actually more common than you think. Especially in areas where oil and gas production are happening. Three earthquakes happened in Karnes County on Monday, September 11th. According to KSAT12, The first was reported at 3:07 p.m., about 11 miles southeast of Stockdale, magnitude of 3.2. The second one, with a magnitude of 3.1, was measured about 10 miles northeast of Falls City at 6:49 p.m. Just 7 minutes later another earthquake measuring 2.8 happened at the same exact location.
Special Weather Statement by NWS
Instruction: If outdoors, consider seeking shelter inside a building. A strong thunderstorm is expected to affect parts of southwestern DeWitt, northeastern Karnes, southwestern Gonzales, and east central Wilson Counties until 5:45 PM CDT. Doppler radar detected this storm near Gillett, or near Kosciusko, moving southeast at a speed of 15 mph. The storm is anticipated to bring wind gusts of up to 50 mph and hail of about half an inch. The source of this information is radar data. The potential impact of this storm includes the possibility of gusty winds causing tree limbs to fall and unsecured objects to be blown around. There may also be minor damage to outdoor objects. The locations that will be affected include Kosciusko, Nixon, Smiley, Nordheim, Pandora, Gillett, Westhoff, Cotton Patch, Gruenau, New Davy, Ecleto, and Sample. The maximum size of hail expected is 0.50 inches, while the maximum wind gusts could reach 50 mph.
Severe Thunderstorm Warning by NWS
Instruction: For your protection move to an interior room on the lowest floor of a building. Large hail, damaging wind, and continuous cloud to ground lightning are occurring with these storms. Move indoors immediately. Lightning is one of nature`s leading killers. Remember, if you can hear thunder, you are close enough to be struck by lightning. Torrential rainfall is occurring with these storms, and may lead to flash flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded roadways.
Fourth Earthquake Hits Karnes County, South Texas in One Week
South Texas, specifically Karnes County, experienced its fourth earthquake within a week's time. The most recent quake, a 4.1 magnitude event, happened on Thursday afternoon near Denhawken.
4.0-magnitude earthquake rattles Karnes County on Thursday; 4th quake this week
KARNES COUNTY – Karnes County experienced its fourth earthquake this week — and this one was actually strong enough to be felt in neighboring Wilson County. The United States Geological Survey confirmed a 4.0 magnitude quake struck at 1:50 p.m. on Thursday, about 11 miles northeast of Falls City.
4.1 magnitude earthquake reported in Karnes County Thursday
DENHAWKEN, Texas — A 4.1 magnitude earthquake was reported in Karnes County Thursday afternoon, according to data from the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). The earthquake was recorded at 1:50 p.m. and had a depth of 5.4 kilometers. The nearest town to the site of the earthquake is Denhawken, Texas, near Stockdale.
Karnes County hit by fourth earthquake this week
KARNES COUNTY, Texas - Karnes County had its fourth earthquake this week — and this one was felt in neighboring Wilson County.