Daniel Starks

Operations Technician

Daniel was born and raised in Commerce, TX, and has been a life-long listener of 88.9 KETR. After listening to ‘The Art of Sound’ with Mark Chapman as a child, he enjoyed the thought of being able to broadcast across NE Texas.  He is now a Radio/Television student at Texas A&M University-Commerce and hopes to continue his work in radio after he graduates. He has been heard in the past as the host of ‘All Things Considered’, ‘Movie Picks with Alice Reese’ and ‘The Morning Bell’.

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A large grass fire has been reported near Lone Oak, with many local fire departments responding.

A Fannin County man is wanted by the Fannin County Sheriff's Department, after removing his ankle monitoring device.

Texas A&M University-Commerce

Texas A&M University-Commerce is now the official holder of two Guinness World Record titles, both received by the Climbing Society.

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A grand jury has indicted Michael Vincent Moore for the murder of Alicia Moore.

Have you ever gotten a random text message from a number you didn't recognize? What about an alert from local authorities? Many local residents received a late night message regarding an Amber Alert to their mobile devices.

The Lone Star Conference has chosen three players to receive preseason honors, and one of those players was from Texas A&M University-Commerce.

Fannin County is the home of a well-known 58-year-old rodeo that brings thousands to the arena every year, but this year they will mourn the loss of their founder.

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A woman has been killed after falling from The Texas Giant, the tallest steel-hybrid rollercoaster in the world, at Six Flags over Texas in Arlington.


Johnny Depp can now add "quick-thinking Native American" to his vast list of characters he has played as he joins Armie Hammer in the newest screen adaption of the long-adored radio and TV show The Lone Ranger.

National Weather Service/Fort Worth

Dry conditions and high temperatures are making way for high fire danger this afternoon across the region.

While the nation celebrated its Independence on July 4th, some Commerce residents were being arrested.

A Commerce man has been arrested for taking sexually explicit images of a child.

In Commerce, police are investigating an apparent home invasion and robbery attempt that resulted in the shooting death of one of the suspects.
Commerce Police Department

An early morning traffic stop has led to the arrest of two Commerce residents for having illegal materials in their vehicle.

Wars are devastating, even wars of supernatural power!

Some people collect weird things, but this guy beats us all.

Would you have a pet scorpion? What if it was like this one?


Sandra Bullock (Miss Congeniality is back with the FBI, but this time she's not headed to a beauty pageant. She's joined by a nasty, tough, sailor-mouth police officer who she doesn't get along with.

A Silver Alert has been issued for an 86 year old man out of Fannin County,


Actors John Goodman and Billy Crystal are once again taking on their roles as Mike and Sully in Monsters University, the latest movie from Disney/Pixar.

Commerce High School Band has advanced once again in a competition between many North Texas schools.

Social media reports Tuesday evening indicated isolated power outages in rural North Texas.


After being off of the big screen for a few years, Superman returns in a new fashion after director, Zack Snyder (300) re-creates the long-adored superhero.

With Summer comes heat, (especially in our neck of the woods)! What are the signs of heat illness? What should you do if you see them? Here's a "survival guide" to help you and your loved ones get through this Texas heat.

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A person is in critical condition in a Dallas hospital following a motel fire in Sulphur Springs.


Vince Vaughan and Owen Wilson  (Wedding Crashers) are returning to the big screens today, and are "crashing" more than just a wedding.


After debuting their father and son roles in Pursuit of Happyness, Will and Jaden Smith return to the big screen as father and son. This time, however, their danger is much greater.

A cold front is expected to move into Northeast Texas on Saturday - bringing with it a chance for severe storms.


This week, Alice Reese brings us a review of the latest movies coming to your theaters including The Hangover  Part III, Fast and Furious 6, and Love is All You Need.

With the high potential for severe weather this afternoon, some schools are deciding to release their students early, so they can make it home to their families.

Commerce High School News-Facebook

After defeating New Boston in the one-game round last Friday night, the Commerce Lady Tigers have moved on to the Regional Semi-finals tonight in Mt. Pleasant.