Presidio County Newswire

Presidio County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Presidio County, TX.

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  1. Guilty verdict in 1993 fatal shooting at El Monte baptism partyRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    ... him when he showed up at a border crossing to get documents to renew an expired green card. (Courtesy of Presidio County Sheriff's Office) EL MONTE >> A jury on Monday convicted a 55-year-old man for fatally shooting an Alhambra man at a baptism ...

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  2. Marfa, Texas a " unvarnishedRead the original story

    Apr 17, 2017 | The Miami Herald

    ... visit will probably go. Arriving in the late afternoon, you'll stroll down the main drag, admire the 1886 Presidio County Courthouse, poke your head into a trendy boutique or two, take a spin through the lobby of the historic Hotel Paisano (where ...

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  3. City and sheriff bumping heads over policing contract in MarfaRead the original story

    Apr 11, 2017 | KOSA

    For seven months, the City of Marfa has been struggling to renew its contract with the Presidio County Sheriff's Office. During Tuesday night's city council meeting, council had a tough discussion on whether or not to accept Sheriff Danny Dominguez's terms, or reestablish a police department of their own.

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  4. Chris Estrada indicted by grand jury in connection to Zuzu Verk caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2017 | KSWO

    ... of Zuzu Verk, bed linens belonging to Robert Fabian, Zuzu's cell phone and car keys. Estrada remains in the Presidio County jail on a $500,000 bond. We're told if Estrada makes bond, he will have to surrender his passport and check in with the ...

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  5. Marfa, unvarnished: Why a visit is worth the epic trek and why maybe you shouldn't botherRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2017 | Dallas Morning News

    ... hotel, the Saint George. Everyone over 60 has exquisite taste. The sun sets over Hotel Paisano and the Presidio County Courthouse in Marfa, Texas. (Guy Reynolds/The Dallas Morning News) As far as food goes, not terrible is generally the best you can ...

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  6. 1937: Judge Gaylor Clarke and wife found St. Clement'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2017 | El Paso Times

    The young couple, who were cultured eastern people, had lost three babies and were broken in spirit and health. The name of one son, Clement, is associated with the church.

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  7. Sisters say border agent sexually assaulted themRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2017 | SFGate

    ... to The Chronicle, adding that they "cannot comment on pending litigation." Presidio, Texas, police and Presidio County prosecutors told The Chronicle that they were not involved in any investigation regarding the sisters. Two days after the sisters ...

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  8. Presidio is the Heights' happy new culinary fortRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2017 | Houston Chronicle

    ... pages and yellowed newspaper ads. Look closely near the entrance to the restrooms, and you'll see a map of Presidio County, which gave the owners the idea for the restaurant's name. Dorris elevates chicken fried steak, making it with 44 Farms slabs ...

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

    Mar 2, 2017 | KLTV Tyler

    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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  10. Trans-Pecos Imposter Discovered Peter Hefflin is not Peter HefflinRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2017 | The Austin Chronicle

    ... hasn't heard from him since he gained parole in April 2002. Gutierrez got popped most recently after Presidio County Sheriff's Deputy Angel Velasquez received a tip that Hefflin wasn't actually Hefflin. Authorities arrested him outside the county ...

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  11. Activist's Violent History Threatens To Derail Anti-Pipeline MovementRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2017 | The Daily Caller

    Environmentalist groups are scrambling for cover after a prominent anti-pipeline activist with a long violent criminal history was arrested in West Texas for using a fake ID and breaking parole in California. Law enforcement officials in Presidio County, Texas arrested, fingerprinted, and confirmed that they had in custody Pedro Rabago Gutierrez, a man who had become a leading oil pipeline opponent in Texas in the past 10 years.

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  12. Trans-Pecos Pipeline protester found wanted in CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2017 | Waco Tribune-Herald

    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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  13. Elected officials have an obligation to avoid spreading 'fake news'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2017 | Dallas Morning News

    ... than $26,000 in charity money donated to help pay his medical expenses. Yet U.S. Border Patrol officials and Presidio County Sheriff's investigators quickly found evidence that no "border jumpers" were involved , and that members of the hunting ...

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  14. 'Hog apocalypse' is coming to TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2017 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... is attempting to reduce the number of the animals. Since there is little to no farming across the river in Presidio County, it is believed the hogs are coming from the US in search of food. Tuesday, May 13, 2014. less A feral hog charges in an ...

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  15. Texas Hunters Who Claimed They Were Shot by 'Illegal Aliens' Actually Shot Each Other: CopsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2017 | Yahoo!

    ... been indicted on charges of using deadly conduct by discharging firearms in the direction of each other. Presidio County Sheriff Danny Dominguez said an investigation determined Daugherty and another member of their party were wounded by friendly ...

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  16. Hunters shot near border blamed illegal immigrants. But they shot each other, cops sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2017 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... count each of using deadly conduct by discharging firearms in the direction of others, according to CBS 7. Presidio County Sheriff Danny Dominguez told the station that an investigation had found Daugherty and the other injured hunter were struck by ...

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  17. 'Hog apocalypse': Texas Ag Commissioner approves killing feral hogs with poisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2017 | Chron

    ... is attempting to reduce the number of the animals. Since there is little to no farming across the river in Presidio County, it is believed the hogs are coming from the US in search of food. Tuesday, May 13, 2014. less A feral hog charges in an ...

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  18. Hunters who accidentally shot one another blamed illegal immigrantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2017 | Metro UK News

    ... Bryant and Daugherty on charges of using deadly conduct by discharging firearms in the direction of others, Presidio County Sheriff Danny Dominguez told Odessa television KOSA . As well as lying about migrants trying to shoot them, the hunting party ...

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  19. Texas hunters who accidentally shot each other blamed undocumented immigrants, police revealRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2017 | Independent.ie

    ... the ranch. Although the area is well known for undocumented migrants from Mexico crossing over the border, Presidio County Sheriff Danny Dominguez said he had never seen violence like the alleged incident before. He said he was sceptical of the ...

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  20. Texans' tale, now called lie, added to call for wallRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2017 | NWAonline

    ... of using deadly conduct by discharging firearms in the direction of others, according to CBS station KOSA. Presidio County Sheriff Danny Dominguez told the station that an investigation had found Daugherty and the other injured hunter were struck by ...

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