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South Texas Birding: Ruddy Ducks

As you travel around the Coastal Bend, keep an eye out for open ponds and bays, where a little stiff-tailed duck, called a Ruddy Duck may be found. More>>

  • The City Attorney's Office Gets Performance Review

    The City Attorney's Office Gets Performance Review

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 12:16 AM EDT2014-04-23 04:16:28 GMT
    The City of Corpus Christi has received the results of a formal review of their Attorney's Office. Our Bill Churchwell has a look at the highlights from the report.More >>
    The City of Corpus Christi has received the results of a formal review of their Attorney's Office. Our Bill Churchwell has a look at the highlights from the report.More >>
  • Local Residents Dealing With Hunger Problem

    Local Residents Dealing With Hunger Problem

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 12:11 AM EDT2014-04-23 04:11:24 GMT
    According to a new study here in Texas, the Corpus Christi area is above average when it comes to people living with food insecurity. Food insecurity is when you don't know where your next meal is coming from. If you would like to donate to the Food Bank Of Corpus Christi call this number: (361) 887-6291If you would like to donate to Senior Services call this number: (361)-826-3150More >>
    According to a new study here in Texas, the Corpus Christi area is above average when it comes to people living with food insecurity. Food insecurity is when you don't know where your next meal is coming from. If you would like to donate to the Food Bank Of Corpus Christi call this number: (361) 887-6291If you would like to donate to Senior Services call this number: (361)-826-3150More >>
  • Local Cheerleaders Head To National Competition

    Local Cheerleaders Head To National Competition

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 12:06 AM EDT2014-04-23 04:06:21 GMT
    A group of local young cheerleaders are getting ready to head to a national competition in Orlando, Florida. They are hosting a couple of fundraisers on Saturday. More >>
    A group of local young cheerleaders are getting ready to head to a national competition in Orlando, Florida. They are hosting a couple of fundraisers on Saturday. 
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  • South Texas Birding: Hummingbirds

    South Texas Birding: Hummingbirds

    Saturday, September 14 2013 8:36 AM EDT2013-09-14 12:36:39 GMT
    Susan Foster with the Aransas Bird and Nature Club was in our studio to tell us about hummingbird.More >>
    Susan Foster with the Aransas Bird and Nature Club was in our studio to tell us about hummingbird.More >>
  • South Texas Birding: Hawk Migration

    South Texas Birding: Hawk Migration

    Saturday, August 10 2013 8:37 AM EDT2013-08-10 12:37:50 GMT
    Dane Ferrell, Hawk Watch Coordinator came by our studio to discuss the migration of Raptor Hawks.
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    Dane Ferrell, Hawk Watch Coordinator came by our studio to discuss the migration of Raptor Hawks.
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  • South Texas Birding: Redheaded Ducks

    South Texas Birding: Redheaded Ducks

    Saturday, June 8 2013 8:46 AM EDT2013-06-08 12:46:23 GMT
    It seems like wind farms are popping up all across the Coastal Bend and that has caused concern among birders. It also has researchers checking to see if they do indeed pose any real danger to birds like the redhead duck.
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    It seems like wind farms are popping up all across the Coastal Bend and that has caused concern among birders.
    It also has researchers checking to see if they do indeed pose any real danger to birds like the redhead duck.
    Corey Lange, from the Caesar Kleberg Wildlife Research Institute at Texas A&M-Kingsville is here today to talk about his research into that question.
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  • South Texas Birding: Whooping Cranes

    South Texas Birding: Whooping Cranes

    Saturday, February 9 2013 8:28 AM EST2013-02-09 13:28:37 GMT
    Joan Garland was in our studies to talk about the Whooping Crane and what the International Crane Foundation was doing to protect this endangered species.More >>
    Joan Garland was in our studies to talk about the Whooping Crane and what the International Crane Foundation was doing to protect this endangered species.More >>
  • South Texas Birding: Birding With Kids

    South Texas Birding: Birding With Kids

    Thursday, January 17 2013 12:32 AM EST2013-01-17 05:32:00 GMT
    During the South Texas Birding segment, Lari Jo Johnston joined Bill Churchwell on First Edition with more on birding with children.More >>
    During the South Texas Birding segment, Lari Jo Johnston joined Bill Churchwell on First Edition with more on birding with children.More >>
  • South Texas Birding: Whooping Crane

    South Texas Birding: Whooping Crane

    Saturday, December 8 2012 8:54 AM EST2012-12-08 13:54:02 GMT
    The Whooping Crane is one of the rarest birds in North America and we are fortunate to see this bird each winter at the Aransas National Wildlife Refuge.More >>
    The Whooping Crane is one of the rarest birds in North America and we are fortunate to see this bird each winter at the Aransas National Wildlife Refuge.More >>
  • South Texas Birding: Laughing Gull

    South Texas Birding: Laughing Gull

    Saturday, November 10 2012 8:22 AM EST2012-11-10 13:22:34 GMT
    Native to North and South America, the Laughing Gull can be see all across South Texas.More >>
    Native to North and South America, the Laughing Gull can be see all across South Texas.More >>
  • South Texas Birding: Saturday, October 13

    South Texas Birding: Saturday, October 13

    Friday, November 9 2012 12:10 PM EST2012-11-09 17:10:04 GMT
    The Coastal Bend is known for its great fishing. Today, we will learn about one of the great fish eating birds of prey called Ospreys.More >>
    The Coastal Bend is known for its great fishing. Today, we will learn about one of the great fish eating birds of prey called Ospreys.More >>
  • South Texas Birding: Saturday, September 8

    South Texas Birding: Saturday, September 8

    Tuesday, September 11 2012 1:35 AM EDT2012-09-11 05:35:14 GMT
    Hummingbirds are small in size and big on charm. We can expect to see many of these tiny birds in the coastal bend as the fall migration is in full swing in September.More >>
    Hummingbirds are small in size and big on charm. We can expect to see many of these tiny birds in the coastal bend as the fall migration is in full swing in September.More >>
  • South Texas Birding: Saturday, August 11

    South Texas Birding: Saturday, August 11

    Saturday, August 11 2012 8:54 AM EDT2012-08-11 12:54:45 GMT
    For decades, Hazel Bazemore park been the vennue of choice for many to observe and count Raptors as they migrate through this area on their annual journey south. Millions have been counted over the years.More >>
    For decades, Hazel Bazemore park been the vennue of choice for many to observe and count Raptors as they migrate through this area on their annual journey south. Millions have been counted over the years.More >>
  • South Texas Birding: Saturday, June 9

    South Texas Birding: Saturday, June 9

    Monday, June 11 2012 8:19 AM EDT2012-06-11 12:19:28 GMT
    Every second Saturday of the month, First Edition and the University of Texas Marine Science Institute team up to feature our South Texas Birding Segment.More >>
    Every second Saturday of the month, First Edition and the University of Texas Marine Science Institute team up to feature our South Texas Birding Segment.More >>
  • South Texas Birding: Saturday, March 10

    South Texas Birding: Saturday, March 10

    Friday, May 11 2012 8:41 AM EDT2012-05-11 12:41:24 GMT
    CORPUS CHRISTI (Kiii News) Every winter, the Piping Plover and the Red Knot have significant populations in South Texas. To learn more about these movements researchers use special transmitters to trackMore >>
    CORPUS CHRISTI (Kiii News) Every winter, the Piping Plover and the Red Knot have significant populations in South Texas. To learn more about these movements researchers use special transmitters to trackMore >>
  • South Texas Birding: Saturday, May 5

    South Texas Birding: Saturday, May 5

    Tuesday, May 8 2012 10:48 PM EDT2012-05-09 02:48:41 GMT
    CORPUS CHRISTI (Kiii News) -  Jo Creglow, Audubon Outdoor Club, joins Michael Gibson on 3 News First Edition to talk more on the feathery creatures during our South Texas Birding Segment.More >>
    CORPUS CHRISTI (Kiii News) -  Jo Creglow, Audubon Outdoor Club, joins Michael Gibson on 3 News First Edition to talk more on the feathery creatures during our South Texas Birding Segment.More >>
  • South Texas Birding: Saturday, March 10

    South Texas Birding: Saturday, March 10

    Every winter, the Piping Plover and the Red Knot have significant populations in South Texas. Biologist David Newstead talks more on the feathery creatures.More >>
    Every winter, the Piping Plover and the Red Knot have significant populations in South Texas. Biologist David Newstead talks more on the feathery creatures.More >>
  • South Texas Birding: The Great Horned Owl

    South Texas Birding: The Great Horned Owl

    Tony Amos joins Kim Passoth on 3 News First Edition to introduce her to a great horned owl, one of the most widespread and common owls in North America.More >>
    Tony Amos joins Kim Passoth on 3 News First Edition to introduce her to a great horned owl, one of the most widespread and common owls in North America.More >>
  • South Texas Birding: Migration Season

    South Texas Birding: Migration Season

    Biologist Beau Hardegree joins Kim Passoth on 3 News First Edition to talk about the different types of birds found in the coastal bend during migration season.More >>
    Biologist Beau Hardegree joins Kim Passoth on 3 News First Edition to talk about the different types of birds found in the coastal bend during migration season.More >>
  • South Texas Birding: Bird-Friendly Landscapes During Winter

    South Texas Birding: Bird-Friendly Landscapes During Winter

    James Gill with Gill Landscape Nursery joins Kim Passoth on 3 News First Edition to talk about what birds need to help them survive through the cold months of winter.More >>
    James Gill with Gill Landscape Nursery joins Kim Passoth on 3 News First Edition to talk about what birds need to help them survive through the cold months of winter.More >>
  • South Texas Birding: Hawk Watching

    South Texas Birding: Hawk Watching

    Dane Ferrell with the Corpus Christi Hawk Watch sits down with Kim Passoth on 3 News First Edition to talk about the hawk watching at Hazel Bazemore County Park.More >>
    Dane Ferrell with the Corpus Christi Hawk Watch sits down with Kim Passoth on 3 News First Edition to talk about the hawk watching at Hazel Bazemore County Park.More >>
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    Doctor Is In

    Every Monday, doctors are live in our newsroom answering your questions.More >>
    Every Monday, doctors are live in our newsroom answering your questions.More >>
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    Hot Jobs

    Tuesdays on 3 News First Edition, a representative from Workforce Solutions of the Coastal Bend fills you in on top notch jobs available in the Coastal Bend.More >>
  • Consumer Smart

    Consumer Smart

    Every Tuesday morning, the Better Business Bureau's President and CEO, Alan Bligh joins us live to discuss scams that effect our community.More >>
    Every Tuesday morning, the Better Business Bureau's President and CEO, Alan Bligh joins us live to discuss scams that effect our community.More >>

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