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  1. Extreme Fire Danger: High Winds, Blowing Dust TodayRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | KOSA

    Very strong winds are expected today. With the wind comes the inherent threats... Blowing Dust, very warm temperatures and high fire danger.


  2. West Texas teens get hands-on experience learning about the workforceRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 15 | KOSA

    CBS7's Samantha Medney spent the day with Lee sophomore Kathleen, as she explored the different exhibits at the workforce solutions Permian Basin Career Fair. The youth career event gives students a hands-on experience to learn about working in a variety of industries.


  3. West Texas gas prices continue to fallRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | KOSA

    GasBuddy reports prices have fallen 1.4 cents in the past week. The average price for a gallon of gasoline in Midland-Odessa is $2.09.


  4. Former Broncho Ready For Third Super BowlRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 3 | KOSA

    Former Odessa High Broncho, Marcus Cannon, is preparing to play in his third Super Bowl with the Patriots.


  5. West Texas rent prices down compared to Feb. 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 2 | KOSA

    In Ector County, a one bedroom apartment will cost $650 in rent on average. That's down 13-percent compared to this time a year ago; that's according to data from apartmentlist.com.


  6. New Mexico, West Texas advocates eye immigration campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2016 | KOSA

    Advocates in southern New Mexico and West Texas are launching a campaign aimed at defending immigrants amid uncertainty after the presidential election. The Border Network for Human Rights and the Reform Immigration for Texas Alliance are scheduled Wednesday to announce in El Paso, Texas, plans to educate immigrants on their rights and fight potential proposals by President-elect Donald Trump.


  7. Weather Authority Weather Update: Cool with thunderstorms this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2016 | KOSA

    Cool temperatures and the threat of a few thunderstorms will stay in the forecast this weekend. The best chance at rain will be late on Saturday into Sunday morning as a strong disturbance moves across West Texas and could bring some heavy rain.


  8. Permian Basin could possibly see new rigs in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2016 | KOSA

    "It's hard to predict if the boom is coming back but that's what we want in the industry," said Jonathan Oglesby who works for Roseland Oil and Gas. "Actually with all the activity and the movement that's going on out here it's going to create more jobs, new service companies, it's definitely something that will benefit the Permian Basin."


  9. Alon green energy program expands to Big SpringRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2016 | KOSA

    In partnership with The Arbor Day Foundation, Keep Big Spring Beautiful and others, ALON Brands with GreenPrint LLC are proud to announce the continued expansion of Strive Reduced Emissions Fuel to Big Spring, Texas starting October 12, 2016. Strive is the first sustainability program of its kind in West Texas, and can be found at over 110 ALON 7-Eleven gas stations across Midland and Odessa, T.X., Lubbock, T.X. and Albuquerque, N.M. Strive Fuel allows drivers to support their community and environment by reducing their tailpipe emissions.


  10. Hundreds turn up for National Night Outs in West TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2016 | KOSA

    Thousands of West Texans gathered in suburban blocks across West Texas Tuesday night for a chance to meet their neighbors and local law enforcement.


  11. Former Mayor and Baseball coach throws first pitch at Rangers GameRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2016 | KOSA

    "Take me out to the ball game," well that song has a whole new meaning tonight after Kermit former mayor and high school baseball coach threw the first pitch at the Rays verses Rangers game in Arlington. Just before the national anthem, the same pep talk coach Ken Mays gave his players years ago he gave himself before the first pitch of the game at Globe Life Park in Arlington.


  12. Bargain Bash brings shoppers variety, while helping the hungryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2016 | KOSA

    It's finally here! Boutique Bargain bash is a 2 day shopping event where shoppers can buy deeply discounted items. Clothing for Men, Women and Children as well as home furnishings and accessories at low prices and it's all benefiting the West Texas.


  13. Summer Conditions To Stick Around For FallRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2016 | KOSA

    The mid level anticyclone has expanded northward today and will remain mostly in place through Wednesday. What this means is sunny to mostly sunny skies and unseasonably warm conditions.


  14. NWS opens its doors to the communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2016 | KOSA

    It covers most of West Texas and even Southeast New Mexico, making it the fourth largest county warning area in the country. "We've been here since 1930, and our mission is to protect life and property.


  15. Pecos High School Adopts Closed Campus Policy to Help Balance Deficit BudgetRead the original story

    Aug 10, 2016 | KOSA

    It's a struggle for many West Texas school districts -- balancing the budget after being forced to send millions of dollars to the state because of the Robin Hood plan. CBS 7 News spent the day with Superintendent Jim Haley to learn how changing the high school to a closed campus for lunch could make a big difference.


  16. Hot Temperatures And Isolated Storms TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2016 | KOSA

    Hot temperatures will continue to start off the week. Highs will top out at or above 100 degrees through much of the week.


  17. 83rd Annual Big Spring Cowboy Reunion and Rodeo Kicks Off Thursday NightRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | KOSA

    It's rodeo season again in West Texas as the 83rd annual Big Spring Cowboy Reunion and Rodeo kicks off Thursday night. While starting at 7:00 p.m. tonight at the Encana Big Spring Rodeo Bowl the rodeo is set to continue through June 18th.


  18. West Texas School Proposes Alternative to Robinhood Funding ModelRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | KOSA

    School districts across the state are outraged after the Texas Supreme Court ruled that the state's school funding system is constitutional. Fort Davis ISD is one of many West Texas districts that is not only calling for change but coming up with a solution of their own.


  19. City of Odessa Gives Water Conservation Tips as Temperatures RiseRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | KOSA

    The City of Odessa is reminding residents to use their water wisely as our temperatures start to rise in West Texas. - Landscape irrigation should be monitored to avoid runoff.


  20. Clouds..Showers and Cooler Temperatures this afternoonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2016 | KOSA

    A strong late season cold front has rolled through West Texas early on Thursday bringing a few showers and cooler temperatures. More showers and a few thunderstorms will be possible for the rest of today and into the evening hours and a gusty northeast wind will keep the temperatures down too.


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