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  1. Mexico investigates inmate hanging in Texas border jailRead the original story

    Mar 15, 2017 | KSWO

    Mexican consular officials are investigating the hanging death of a West Texas jail inmate arrested for crossing the border illegally. The El Paso Times reports Norberto Santa Cruz died Saturday after he was found hanging in the El Paso County Jail.

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  2. 2nd person charged with murder in death of West Texas womanRead the original story

    Mar 15, 2017 | KSWO

    Officials say a second suspect has been arrested on a murder charge after the remains of a West Texas woman were found buried at a former speedway. Sheriff David Jones says Naomi Miller was last seen alive in 2005.

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  3. Geronimo family delivers hay to WoodwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2017 | KSWO

    A local family is doing their part to help farmers and ranchers in the Oklahoma panhandle following last week's devastating wildfires. The fires covered more than 1,000 square miles in north-eastern Oklahoma and southern Kansas.

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  4. Funeral arrangements set for Lubbock community leader Eric StrongRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2017 | KSWO

    Funeral arrangements have been set for Lubbock community leader Eric Strong for Saturday, March 18 at 11 a.m. at the First United Methodist Church at 1411 Broadway Street. Strong was a graduate of Dunbar High School.

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  5. Country music star helps the Panhandle following wildfiresRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2017 | KSWO

    Aaron Watson is from West Texas and when he found out one of his friends lost their home, like so many others, from the wildfires -- he decided to step up. All weekend he is donating all profits from his iTunes CD sales to help the victims of the wildfires.

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  6. Lubbock mourns East Lubbock champion Eric StrongRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2017 | KSWO

    Strong was a graduate of Dunbar High School. He graduated from Prairie View AT&M, before going on to Texas Tech, where he earned his masters degree.

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  7. Love From Lubbock helps Panhandle fire victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2017 | KSWO

    The Panhandle fire was a fire that no one saw coming, and that no one really could prepare for, but Lamesa native Chance Britt is trying to ease the burden, as they try to rebuild. "We are hauling three-loads of hay to McLean, to a smaller ranch today.

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  8. Hail damage prevention, what to do when your vehicle is hitRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2017 | KSWO

    Spring means more rain, and that means we could see more severe weather. But one thing with West Texas, is those storms can bring in the hail and it's almost hard to tell when nature will take its course.

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  9. First Alert Weather Day declared for Saturday evening, nightRead the original story

    Mar 10, 2017 | KSWO

    We are still looking for some shower and thunderstorm activity to move through East Texas late Saturday and Saturday night, but at this time, it appears to be less vigorous than we were thinking yesterday at this time. A disturbance is still going to move through East Texas beginning late tomorrow, but it appears now, to be less intense.

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  10. Body found at former speedway in West Texas, man chargedRead the original story

    Mar 10, 2017 | KSWO

    Investigators say a West Texas man faces a murder charge after remains of a woman believed to be his missing wife were found buried at a former speedway. A criminal complaint says officers March 1 interviewed a woman who said she was present during a December 2005 dispute at the Miller home and she saw Robert Miller carrying what appeared to be his wife's body.

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  11. Sister of wildfire victim describes him as a true West Texas cowboyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2017 | KSWO

    "People in the panhandle and particularly in Gray County, they are so independent," said Sani Martin, the Emergency Management Coordinator for Gray County. We are told they were trying to move cattle away from the wildfires consuming the Franklin Ranch, which is located just north of McLean and is owned by Everett's in-laws.

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  12. San Angelo man gets 30 years in 2015 death of bicyclistRead the original story

    Mar 9, 2017 | KSWO

    Prosecutors say a West Texas man must serve 30 years in prison for the 2015 death of a bicyclist who was hit by a vehicle and shot. Stephano Miguel Culbreath of San Angelo was sentenced Wednesday night a day after being convicted of murder.

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  13. Early spring temperatures a problem for allergiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2017 | KSWO

    "We've seen less of a break, a lot of times in the winter we have a longer break between when patients allergies symptoms are getting worse," Jackie Wilson, family nurse practitioner at Texan Allergy said. "Usually fall and spring are the worst and we've kind of seen less of a lull in that trend then we normally do."

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  14. How to donate to area first responders and victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2017 | KSWO

    Several inquires have been made about where to donate goods to area firefighters. Below is a list of where to donate that we will keep updated throughout the day.

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  15. House owned by author of 'Hank the Cowdog' destroyed in TX panhandle firesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2017 | KSWO

    A barn, pickup and tractor are all that are left on the M-Cross Ranch after fires in the Texas Panhandle devoured more than 400,000 acres. The M-Cross Ranch is home to the author of the Hank the Cowdog books, John R. Erickson.

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  16. Preparing for allergy season in West TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2017 | KSWO

    As we prepare for the warmer weather here in West Texas, one thing we cannot predict is the crazy weather changes and allergies that come along with it. "Out here in West Texas, we have kind of a continuous allergy season unfortunately.

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  17. Trans-Pecos Pipeline protester found wanted in CaliforniaRead the original story

    Mar 2, 2017 | KSWO

    A protest organizer at the Trans-Pecos Pipeline in western Texas has been arrested after investigators confirmed he was wanted in California. KOSA-TV reports that Presidio County sheriff's officials say the man initially provided fake social security cards indicating he was Pete Hefflin.

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  18. 2 large Texas wildfires more fully contained by firefightersRead the original story

    Mar 1, 2017 | KSWO

    Firefighters have more fully contained two large wildfires in West Texas, including one that destroyed four homes and prompted the evacuation of nearly 1,200 others. Texas A&M Forest Service spokesman Phillip Truitt said Wednesday that a fire in Swisher County is now 85 percent contained after burning about 2,200 acres and threatening the town of Tulia, about 50 miles south of Amarillo.

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  19. Calmer winds, cooler temps expected WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2017 | KSWO

    Strong winds pounded the South Plains on Tuesday with speeds as high as 60mph in Lubbock and 66 mph in Dora, New Mexico. Those speeds, a dry southwest direction, low humidity and very warm temps resulted in a few major fires in the West Texas region.

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  20. First Alert Weather Day: Severe fire danger, high winds TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2017 | KSWO

    Strong winds and low humidity will combine with warm temps to keep the fire danger elevated on Tuesday in West Texas. Fire conditions will be critical in the western South Plains, in the region between Levelland south to Brownfield, Seminole and west into New Mexico.

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