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  1. Barricades placed at several flooded roads in AmarilloRead the original story w/Photo

    26 min ago | KVII-TV Amarillo

    The Amarillo/Potter/Randall Office of Emergency Management has placed barricades at several locations to warn drivers of flooded roadways.

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  2. Overnight rain causes flooding and may affect trafficRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KVII-TV Amarillo

    Last night, Amarillo received one to two inches of rain which resulted in the flooding of playa lakes around the city.

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  3. Amarillo man dies in car wreck near PerrytonRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KVII-TV Amarillo

    Officials aren't sure if Dixon was wearing a seatbelt, but do say there was fog in the area at the time.

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  4. Amarillo realtors: Recent flooding not an issue for long-term property valuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | KVII-TV Amarillo

    "We'd like to see it go back to the way it was, it was a great happy home for a while and now it's pretty chaotic," Probst said. He said the playa lake overflows behind his house are to blame, but he's tried everything he can do to not give up on his beloved home.

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  5. Suspicious incident turns out to be a domestic incidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KVII-TV Amarillo

    UPDATE: Police now say this was not any sort of kidnapping but was instead a domestic incident. This request by police has been canceled.

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  6. Major updates approved for downtown interchangeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KVII-TV Amarillo

    Traffic, wrecks, fender-benders, those are just a few of the words that come to mind for residents and business owners around the downtown interchange of I-40 and I-27. "Just about every morning, or every other morning we've got somebody that's running into the back of each other just because they're going too fast over the hill and not seeing the other cars," said Clifton Bradley, an employee at a business on 26th and I-27 Southbound.

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  7. AMA-CON gearing up for thousandsAMA-CON gearing up for thousands of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | KVII-TV Amarillo

    From SpongeBob to superheroes, Janet Parish with comics and more said she has it all, and as parish comes back for her third year at AMA-CON she said she can't wait to have another good year. Parish is one of the many vendors of this year's AMA-CON that's being hosted by Friends of the Amarillo Public Library.

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  8. New Sam's Club location begins hiring in AmarilloRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | KVII-TV Amarillo

    Sam's Club in Amarillo has many job opportunities available due to its new location, which is scheduled to open this fall. On July 31, at 4:30 p.m., Sam's Club, along with the Amarillo Chamber of Commerce, will host a ribbon cutting ceremony at the Sam's Club Hiring and Membership Center at 121 Westgate Parkway, Ste.

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  9. Rollover in the area of 34th Avenue and Thurman Street; lanes blockedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | KVII-TV Amarillo

    On Friday, at about 3:20 p.m., the Amarillo Police Department advised there had been a rollover in the area of 34th avenue and Thurman St. According to APD, the Amarillo Fire Department and APD are on the scene and multiple lanes are blocked by emergency vehicles. The confirmed rollover is being investigated.

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  10. 2 children home during attempted burglary in north AmarilloRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | KVII-TV Amarillo

    Four men were arrested Thursday for Burglary of a Habitation after they kicked in the back door of a home that 2 children were inside of. According to the Amarillo Police Department, officers were sent to a home in the 1600- block of N. Wilson St. at 2:28 p.m. on a burglary in progress.

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  11. Spend your weekend at Ama-Con 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | KVII-TV Amarillo

    From dressing up at Ama-Con to listening to your favorite video game songs at the symphony, there's a lot for you to do this weekend! Here's the list to help get you started to a fun filled weekend. It's that time of year again, Over the Edge will be happening today at the Eagle Center.

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  12. Canyon considering thousands of new water metersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | KVII-TV Amarillo

    It could be out with the old and in with the new for water meters in Canyon as commissioners are talking about possible putting in thousands of new water meters. Right now, about 1/3 of Canyon's water meters can by read simply by walking or driving by with a reader and laptop.

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  13. Coffee Memorial: Going Over the Edge to save livesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | KVII-TV Amarillo

    Over the Edge is CMBC's biggest fundraiser of the year. This year there are 4 events scheduled for July 30 through 31. The event will kick off Thursday at 4 p.m. as CMBC welcomes the public to come watch 10 media personalities, including ABC7's own Jillian Idle, go Over the Edge.

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  14. Fugitive Finder: Man wanted for 2 counts of aggravated assaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | KVII-TV Amarillo

    Any information on the whereabouts of Jatani can be reported to Amarillo Crime Stoppers at 374-4400 or submitted on-line by clicking here .

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  15. Man arrested after off-duty officer sees him acting suspiciousRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | KVII-TV Amarillo

    According to the Amarillo Police Department, at about 10:30 a.m. on July 24, an off-duty Amarillo police officer was at the Home Depot on S. Georgia St. when he saw a couple acting very nervous as they sat in their car for some time before they went into the store. As he continued to watch them inside the store, he saw them try to buy gift cards and a small tool with a credit card, but the card was declined.

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  16. Water levels allow pumping to begin at Greenways PlayaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | KVII-TV Amarillo

    According to the City of Amarillo, pumping at McDonald Lake has brought water levels down. In fact, those levels are dropping quicker than the City thought they would and McDonald Lake is now low enough to handle some extra water.

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  17. Full Video: 'Building a Better Amarillo' Town Hall by Abc 7 NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | KVII-TV Amarillo

    ABC 7 News hosted a Your Voice, Your Vote Town Hall on Thursday, July 23 dedicated to issues surrounding downtown Amarillo redevelopment.

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  18. Urban development expert urges city to 'call a time-out'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | KVII-TV Amarillo

    University of Texas Professor Heywood Sanders was invited by the Amarillo Tea Party, along with City councilmen, to speak with the public. Sanders has done research specifically focusing on the effects of convention centers and urban development.

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  19. Say What?! Trust and your voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | KVII-TV Amarillo

    As the 2016 Presidential Elections come closer, we went out looking for you to tell us how important trust is to you, and which president you have trusted the most. "George Bush, just because he's a Texan.

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  20. Amarillo council members speak on downtown development studyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | KVII-TV Amarillo

    The topic of discussion was the convention center hotel and bringing business to Amarillo; ultimately looking at ways to boost Amarillo's economy. Heywood Sanders, an urban development expert and University of Texas at San Antonio Professor, was invited back to a city council meeting after presenting research on Monday to the public.

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