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  1. Amarillo Mayor urges community involvement amid council turmoilRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | KVII-TV Amarillo

    Last week, newly elected councilmen Mark Nair, Elisha Demerson, and Randy Burkett asked for the resignations of City Manager, Jarrett Atkinson, and five Amarillo Economic Development Corporation board members. In the Mayor's bi-weekly town hall meeting on Monday, Harpole said it was open discussion with no time limit.

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  2. AEDC board asks council to explain resignation requestsRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | KVII-TV Amarillo

    Last week after some city councilmembers started asking for resignations within the city, thus far, Amarillo City Attorney, Marcus Norris has resigned, and Assistant City Manager Vicki Covey has retired. "Everyone needs to take a step back and realize what they're doing," he said.

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  3. Amarillo Police Department reports a busy holiday weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | KVII-TV Amarillo

    Law enforcement agencies in Amarillo report this year's 4th of July holiday turned out to be a fairly safe one. Potter and Randall County Sheriff Departments prepared for an expected increase in calls near the holiday.

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  4. Man arrested in conjunction with a March Family Dollar robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KVII-TV Amarillo

    On March 18 of this year, the Family Dollar was robbed by a man with a pistol, and today, police report that a 22-year-old man was charged with the crime. On July 1, the 47th District Attorney's Office advised the Amarillo Police Department that they accepted a criminal charge against Denzale Tyree Smith, 22, with aggravated robbery.

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  5. Artwork for sale to commemorate, support Amarillo Zoo 60th anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KVII-TV Amarillo

    The Amarillo Zoo turns 60 years old this year and they are commemorating the event with a beautiful limited signed and numbered art work by Andy Chase Cundiff. Only 100 prints are available and each are personally signed and numbered by the artist.

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  6. Lane closures for July 6 - July 12Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KVII-TV Amarillo

    On I-27, expect lane closures on the frontage roads from Rockwell Road to Loop 335 for pothole repair. On US 87, expect lane closures in the right lane from Amarillo Creek to FM 1719 for patching and a seal-coat operation.

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  7. Will Rogers Range Riders Rodeo celebrates 74th yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | KVII-TV Amarillo

    The 74th annual rodeo is happening July 2-4 at the Will Rodgers Range Rider complex located at SE Loop 335 and Washington Street in Amarillo. "We've gotten bigger we have more contestants than we use to, more spectators and it's just getting bigger every year and we are ready to celebrate this year," said Event chairman Mario Garcia.

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  8. World's first commercial fly-by-wire helicopter achieves highly anticipated milestoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | KVII-TV Amarillo

    "The Bell 525 performed extremely well today," said Troy Caudill, senior flight test pilot at Bell Helicopter. "I am excited to be a part of the development of this advanced aircraft and help define the future of vertical lift."

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  9. Downtown Amarillo residents without powerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | KVII-TV Amarillo

    The power outage was reported around 4:10 a.m. A lightning rod hit one of the transformers causing the outage.

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  10. Resignation request of Amarillo officials sparks major discussionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | KVII-TV Amarillo

    The position of Amarillo City Manager, held by Jarrett Atkinson, and the positions of five Amarillo Economic Development Corporation board members currently hang in the balance. This comes after three new councilmen, Mark Nair, Elisha Demerson, and Randy Burkett asked for these resignations to be put on next week's agenda for action.

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  11. New group rallies support for downtown Amarillo redevelopmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | KVII-TV Amarillo

    The group was formed by about 20 local residents who want to see the various projects downtown come into fruition. Advance Amarillo has only been around for a few days, but members are already pushing hard to make their support of downtown known.

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  12. Congressman Thornberry visits Amarillo after introducing bill to combat EPA overreachRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | KVII-TV Amarillo

    United States Congressman Mac Thornberry is working to protect private property owners from what he says is an over-reach by government agencies. Thornberry met with farmers and ranchers to discuss how he is seeking to clarify the definition of "Navigable Waters" in the Clean Water Act to help protect people from regulatory expansion by the Environmental Protection Agency and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.

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  13. Live Stream: Downtown Amarillo redevelopment meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | KVII-TV Amarillo

    A special meeting of the Amarillo Local Government Corporation and Amarillo City Council will provide a comprehensive overview of the catalyst project for downtown Amarillo, which includes a convention hotel, parking garage with retail at ground level, and a Multi-Purpose Entertainment Venue. The meeting begins at 10 a.m. on Wed., July 1, in the Amarillo Civic Center's Heritage Ballroom, 401 S. Buchanan St. The meeting is expected to last through 5 p.m. and will begin with reports from various entities, businesses and individuals involved in downtown redevelopment efforts.

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  14. concerning the Amarillo City Manager's job statusRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | KVII-TV Amarillo

    Comments are the sole responsibility of the person posting them; they are not reflective of the views or opinions of Sinclair Communications, KVII, its directors or employees.

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  15. AMBUCS to build special needs park by NovemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | KVII-TV Amarillo

    She said a special needs child not only faces physical challenges, but social challenges like interacting with other kids and even family. On Tuesday, they handed the city a check for close to $400,000 to start building a new type of park aimed at thousands of kids with special needs he said are living in the area.

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  16. Cancer Survivorship Center helping people transition to wellnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | KVII-TV Amarillo

    After years of fundraising and planning, the 24 Hours in the Canyon Cancer Survivorship Center is now able to offer support and services for people 18 and older who share something in common, they've beat cancer. "I think it's great because years ago there was nothing like this," said Cathy Pruitt, Amarillo resident.

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  17. Summer construction improves conditions of city streets and state roadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | KVII-TV Amarillo

    TxDOT says they are working on several projects in the Texas Panhandle this summer due to damage caused during the past winter season. "We live in a very interesting area of Texas.

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  18. Amarillo PD: Woman shoots boyfriend in head during argumentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | KVII-TV Amarillo

    A man was taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries after Amarillo police say he was shot in the head by his girlfriend. The girlfriend, 30-year-old Kricynthia Lashawn Black, is now facing a charge of Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon, police said.

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  19. Amarillo pastors speak out on same-sex marriage rulingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | KVII-TV Amarillo

    "Our church as a whole is very thrilled. We're very happy," said Amarillo Unitarian Universalist Fellowship Minister, David green.

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  20. Potter County files incompetency motion in Robert Johnson caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | KVII-TV Amarillo

    In March, 21-year-old Robert Johnson was riding his bike when he claims he was assaulted by police and arrested for possession of marijuana, something he said wasn't his. A few months later, Amarillo attorney Jeff Blackburn accused police of brutality, which prompted an internal investigation within the Amarillo Police Department.

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