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  1. 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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  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. 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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  5. 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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  6. 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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  7. 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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  8. 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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  9. 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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  10. 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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  11. 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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  12. 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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  13. 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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  14. 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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  15. 7 caught smuggling more than 362 lbs of marijuana in West TexasRead the original story

    Mar 20, 2017 | KSWO

    In a tweet this morning, Customs and Border Protection wrote the bust was an effort between USBP and the Alpine Air Unit.

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  16. Homemade Wines to be featured on 'Texas Country Reporter'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2017 | KSWO

    "The owner yeah, I'm the dishwasher, I do the windows, I do it all," John Solla, owner of Homemade Wines said. Solla was never interested in making wine or owning a wine business until his daughter and son-in-law bought him an unexpected Christmas gift one year, a wine making kit.

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  17. Man charged with murder in Texas college student's deathRead the original story

    Mar 17, 2017 | KSWO

    A West Texas man has been indicted on a first-degree murder charge in the killing of a college student he was dating. The remains of Zuzu Verk were found last month in a shallow grave in the wilderness near Alpine, about 200 miles southeast of El Paso.

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  18. 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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  19. 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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  20. 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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