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  1. Hunters charged in Texas shooting had blamed immigrantsRead the original story

    Feb 19, 2017 | KAUZ

    Two hunters accused in a shooting on a remote Texas ranch near the Mexican border had told authorities that they were attacked by immigrants who had entered the country illegally. Presidio County Sheriff Danny Dominguez told Odessa television KOSA that a grand jury indicted Michael Bryant and Walker Daugherty last week on charges of using deadly conduct by discharging firearms in the direction of others.

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  2. Mustangs drop pair of close games to ENMURead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2017 | KAUZ

    Midwestern State overcame a 15-point deficit midway through the second half, but a jumper by Lamarquis Thompson with 23 seconds remaining lifted Eastern New Mexico to a 72-69 victory inside D.L. Ligon Coliseum Thursday night. Pat Smith and Brandon Neel combined for 18 of Midwestern State's 26 points to help the Mustangs erase a 55-40 hole before a Shawn Nottingham layup with 2:31 to play knotted the game up at 66-all.

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  3. MSU golf women 6th after 1 round at Rattler InvitationalRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2017 | KAUZ

    Midwestern State delivered consistency in the opening round of the spring competition season Monday in the St. Mary's Lady Rattler Invitational played at the par-72, 6,045-yard course at The Dominion Country Club. Four golfers carded 5-over 77s while the other two were within three strokes as the Mustangs placed sixth after first 18 holes with a 21-over total of 309 against stacked field.

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  4. MSU Basketball roundupRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2017 | KAUZ

    David Chavlovich poured in 30 points, grabbed seven rebounds and handed out six assists to lead West Texas A&M past Midwestern State 80-74 Saturday afternoon at the First United Bank Center. The reigning Lone Star Conference Player of the Year banged in two of his three treys in the first half on WT's first two possessions then attacked the paint for the remainder of the contest both off of the dribble and off the glass as the Buffs overcame an 11-point second-half deficit.

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  5. MSU women win, men fall at UTPBRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2017 | KAUZ

    No. 19 UT Permian Basin used a 15-3 run midway through the second half while shooting 54.1 percent with 11 three-pointers for the game to hand Midwestern State its fourth-straight defeat in a 92-85 decision Thursday evening at the Falcon Dome. With the game tied at 67 apiece with 14:05 remaining, UT Permian Basin went on a 15-3 run over the next five and a half minutes as the Mustangs were held without a field goal during that span.

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  6. Man dies after detained by Ector County sheriff's deputiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2017 | KAUZ

    Investigators in West Texas say a 47-year-old man has died after becoming unresponsive while being held in a patrol vehicle. The Ector County Sheriff's Office on Wednesday identified the man as David Shain Maestas.

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  7. El Paso man gets 35 years in prison for foster baby's deathRead the original story

    Feb 9, 2017 | KAUZ

    A West Texas foster father must serve 35 years in prison after being convicted of what prosecutors say was the 2012 stomping death of a baby in his care. Antonio Lopez of El Paso was sentenced Wednesday in a plea deal in the penalty phase of his retrial.

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  8. $2.8B deal latest land acquisition in energy-rich PermianRead the original story

    Feb 8, 2017 | KAUZ

    An Austin-based driller is purchasing about 71,000 acres of land in the energy-rich Permian Basin of West Texas from a Fort Worth oil explorer. Parsley Energy said in a statement Tuesday it's acquiring the land from Double Eagle Energy Permian for $2.8 billion.

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  9. The Latest: Man accused of hiding student's body extraditedRead the original story

    Feb 7, 2017 | KAUZ

    The Latest on the investigation of the death of a West Texas college student whose remains were found scattered around a remote shallow grave: : Investigators have released documents detailing the evidence that led to arrests and charges against two men in the disappearance and death of a 21-year-old West Texas college student.

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  10. $500K bond for West Texan charged over missing girlfriendRead the original story

    Feb 6, 2017 | KAUZ

    Bond was set at $500,000 for a West Texas man charged with tampering with evidence after human remains were found amid the search for his girlfriend. Alpine police Lt.

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  11. 'Critical' wildfire weather expected in Oklahoma, TexasRead the original story

    Feb 6, 2017 | KAUZ

    Red flag warnings have been issued for western Oklahoma, the Texas Panhandle and parts of West Texas. The Storm Prediction Center in Norman, Oklahoma, says the area at critical risk for fires covers more than 157,000 square miles and includes the cities of Oklahoma City and Norman in Oklahoma and Amarillo, Lubbock and Midland in Texas.

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  12. Boyfriend of missing West Texas college student arrestedRead the original story

    Feb 4, 2017 | KAUZ

    Police say the boyfriend of a missing West Texas college student has been arrested a day after unidentified human remains were found in a shallow grave. Alpine police Lt.

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  13. Alpine police say human remains found near West Texas townRead the original story

    Feb 3, 2017 | KAUZ

    Police in Alpine say human remains have been found near the West Texas town and investigators will try to identify the person. A statement Friday from Lt.

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  14. West Texas family finds rattlesnake in toilet, 24 totalRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2017 | KAUZ

    "Last week we received a call from a family in Jones county who had an adult rattlesnake in their toilet. Yes, in their toilet!" the Big Country Snake Removal company wrote in a Facebook post.

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  15. West Texas train derailment closes Interstate 10 for 3 hoursRead the original story

    Jan 30, 2017 | KAUZ

    A remote stretch of Interstate 10 has reopened after a freight train derailment on an adjacent Union Pacific Railroad track closed the vital West Texas highway for about three hours. Railroad officials say that more than 20 of the railcars being towed from Fort Worth to West Cotton, California, derailed about 6:30 a.m. Monday about 40 miles east of Van Horn.

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  16. MSU Football: 2017 schedule releasedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2017 | KAUZ

    Midwestern State announced a 10-game slate featuring six home dates for the 2017 season. The Mustangs kick off the season with four of their first five games at Memorial Stadium including their earliest season opener since 2009.

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  17. New Mexico pecan farmers see record-high prices for cropRead the original story

    Jan 23, 2017 | KAUZ

    The Las Cruces Sun-News reports a new federal report for farmers in New Mexico, Arizona, and West Texas shows the price paid for a common variety of pecans is ranging between $2.88 to $3.05 per in-shell pound. A previous record high for New Mexico pecan prices happened in 2010 when growers received about $2.83 per pound on average for the season.

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  18. Man, 18, rescued after 25-foot fall from El Paso mountainRead the original story

    Jan 23, 2017 | KAUZ

    Emergency responders have rescued a climber who fell about 25 feet from a West Texas mountain and landed on a ledge. An El Paso Fire Department statement says a rescue basket was used to transport the seriously injured 18-year-old man down from McKelligon Canyon late Sunday afternoon.

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  19. West Texas man charged with his mother's deathRead the original story

    Jan 21, 2017 | KAUZ

    A 32-year-old West Texas man has been charged with murder for the death of his mother three months ago. Police in Big Spring say the Oct. 22 death of 52-year-old Gloria Martinez at a home initially was reported to them as a suicide but a homicide investigation began because of "suspicious circumstances" related to the death.

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  20. Teacher admits luring immigrant teachers for kickbacksRead the original story

    Jan 20, 2017 | KAUZ

    A West Texas schoolteacher who is an Indian immigrant has admitted to luring other Indian immigrants to teach in the West Texas district, then taking kickbacks from each of the teachers' paychecks. George Mariadas Kurusu pleaded guilty before a federal magistrate Friday in Pecos to a variety of fraud and witness tampering charges.

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