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  1. Midland Memorial Hospital sees success in physician recruitmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2017 | KSWO

    With the help of the Midland Development Corporation, Midland Memorial Hospital has been able to bring more physicians to Midland over the past two years. The MDC and the hospital are currently in a five year agreement where the MDC reimburses the hospital for its expenses associated with physician recruitment in an amount up to $450,000 in 2017.

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  2. New Mexico site eyes license to store spent nuclear fuelRead the original story

    Apr 5, 2017 | KSWO

    Backers of a plan to build a temporary storage facility in southern New Mexico to house spent fuel from the nation's nuclear power plants are making the rounds in Washington, D.C., in hopes of gaining more support for their proposal. Holtec International and its partners announced last week that they were finally submitting their application for licensure to the Nuclear Regulatory Commission.

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  3. Gunman sought after 7 wounded at Lubbock motelRead the original story

    Apr 4, 2017 | KSWO

    Police are searching for a suspect after investigators say seven people were shot while on the balcony of a West Texas motel. Lubbock police say the gunfire happened late Monday night during an argument between an armed man and some people standing on a second-story balcony of the Villa Town Motel.

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  4. 4 killed, including 8-year-old girl, in West Texas crashRead the original story

    Apr 3, 2017 | KSWO

    The accident took place Sunday near Odessa when the driver of a Ford truck going north on a roadway lost control and entered the southbound lane, colliding with a Dodge truck. The Odessa American reports the Dodge truck's driver, 35-year-old Calistro Carrillo of Odessa, died at the scene.

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  5. 'Up with People' making its way to West TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2017 | KSWO

    Every week, the cast of 100 does about 1,000 hours of volunteer work with schools and local non-profits. They perform a show at each stop about unity and Up with people will soon make its way to West Texas.

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  6. New "Golf Boards" hope to bring a younger generation of golfers to West TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2017 | KSWO

    Golf is typically thought of as an older person's sport, golf carts included. At the Greentree Country Club in Midland, they hope a younger generation of golfers would look to tee-off with their new Golf Boards.

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  7. Ex punk-rocker O'Rourke launches longshot bid against CruzRead the original story

    Mar 30, 2017 | KSWO

    Now, the ex-punk-rocker and longtime advocate for legalizing marijuana from the remote West Texas city of El Paso is hoping to pull off an even bigger shocker against powerful incumbent Sen. Ted Cruz next year. O'Rourke preaches bipartisan tolerance on the U.S.-Mexico border in defiance of President Donald Trump's "Build that Wall" mantra.

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  8. The Latest: Storm threat shifts to Ohio Valley, southern USRead the original story

    Mar 30, 2017 | KSWO

    An unsettled weather pattern is shifting from the southern Plains into parts of the South and lower Ohio Valley, but forecasters say the storms shouldn't be as bad as originally anticipated. The Storm Prediction Center said instability through the Mississippi Valley on Thursday won't be as great as expected.

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  9. Severe storms expected in Mississippi Valley, Dixie AlleyRead the original story

    Mar 30, 2017 | KSWO

    The Mississippi Valley is in the severe weather bull's-eye as a storm system that already left at least six dead moved into the Dixie Alley. The Storm Prediction Center warns that northern Mississippi and western Tennessee on Thursday will have a moderate risk of severe thunderstorms, one of the National Weather Service's most elevated risk levels.

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  10. Correction: Severe Weather-Southern Plains storyRead the original story

    Mar 29, 2017 | KSWO

    In a story March 29 about a fatal wreck that killed three storm chasers, The Associated Press incorrectly identified a driver and passenger involved in the collision. Corbin Lee Jaeger was the driver of a Jeep that was struck by a Suburban on Tuesday at a rural crossroads in West Texas.

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  11. The Latest: Weather Channel mourns deaths of storm chasersRead the original story

    Mar 29, 2017 | KSWO

    The Weather Channel says two of its contractors were among the three storm chasers killed in a crash in West Texas during severe weather. The channel said in a statement that Kelley Williamson and Randy Yarnall were "beloved members of the weather community" who'd worked as contractors for the channel.

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  12. Midland Lee will not have spring footballRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2017 | KSWO

    Spring football is set to begin for many high school football teams in West Texas but Midland Lee is an exception. "Our kids trust us and we trust them," said coach Clint Hartman of the decision his staff made recently.

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  13. 3 storm chasers killed in crash during West Texas stormsRead the original story

    Mar 28, 2017 | KSWO

    Three storm chasers were killed when their vehicles collided at a rural crossroads during severe West Texas storms on Tuesday. The storms spawned multiple funnel clouds and an occasional tornado in open areas of West Texas on Tuesday afternoon.

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  14. The Latest: 3 storm chasers killed in West Texas crashRead the original story

    Mar 28, 2017 | KSWO

    Lt. Bryan Witt of the Texas Department of Public Safety says the Tuesday afternoon crash involved a Jeep and a Chevrolet Suburban sport utility vehicle. He says one person was in one vehicle and two in their other, but he could not match up occupants with vehicles.

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  15. Carli Woosley hits a RBI single vs #12 West Texas in the Mustangs 9-8 loss. / Source: KAUZRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2017 | KSWO

    A six-run seventh inning lifted No. 12 West Texas A&M to a series sweep of Midwestern State Sunday afternoon at Schaeffer Park with the Lady Buffs scoring the winning run on a throwing error in the infield to rally from a five-run deficit in the final frame for a 9-8 victory.

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  16. Blessing boxes expand in more West Texas citiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2017 | KSWO

    A Big Spring man who created a blessing box earlier this year had hopes of helping and inspiring others. Now, that positivity has spread to two more West Texas cities.

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  17. West Texas teen gets 50 years for killing father, stepmomRead the original story

    Mar 24, 2017 | KSWO

    Prosecutors say a West Texas youth has pleaded guilty to killing his father and stepmother in a plea deal that carries a 50-year prison term. Flores was originally charged, as an adult, with capital murder in the September shooting deaths of Abuith Flores and Ophelia Lucio at their home near Lake Brownwood.

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  18. Bat-killing fungus found in TexasRead the original story

    Mar 23, 2017 | KSWO

    The fungus that causes white-nose syndrome, a deadly disease to hibernating bats, has been found for the first time in Texas. The fungus has been detected in samples taken from three bat species in six West Texas counties - Childress, Collingsworth, Cottle, Hardeman, King and Scurry.

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  19. Xcel plans $1.6 billion wind farms in New Mexico, West TexasRead the original story

    Mar 22, 2017 | KSWO

    Xcel Energy has announced plans to invest $1.6 billion to build wind farms in eastern New Mexico and West Texas. The energy company announced Tuesday that it has filed proposals with the New Mexico Public Regulation Commission and the Public Utility Commission of Texas to construct and operate two facilities and to purchase wind under a third transaction.

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  20. City of Midland says residents are progressing with water conservationRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2017 | KSWO

    With record breaking highs on the first day of spring, some yards in West Texas might need some loving but Midland is one of the few West Texas cities that's currently under water restrictions. "We've received some rainfall, but we haven't received any recently," said Sara Bustilloz with the City of Midland.

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