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Will Hurd, Gina Ortiz Jones Congressional Race Too close To Call In Texas

U.S. Rep. Will Hurd, R-Helotes, is looking to hold on to the 23rd District. His opponent is Gina Ortiz Jones, a former Air Force intelligence officer.

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2018 Midterm Election Results in West Texas

Results for the November 6, 2018 midterm elections are in.  In one of the closest races Texas has seen in a while, Sen. Ted Cruz eked out a victory over El Paso Democratic Congressman Beto O’Rourke, sending Cruz back to … Continue reading

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Ted Cruz Defeats Beto O’Rourke In Re-Election Fight

The race between Cruz and O’Rourke emerged as one of the hottest in the country, with Democrats hopeful that O’Rourke could break the Texas GOP’s iron grip on statewide offices.

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It’s Election Day. See What’s On Your Ballot And What You Need To Vote

Early voting in the November Midterms begins today Monday, Oct. 2  and runs through Nov. 2. Across counties, in West Texas, there is a slew of local and county-wide races on the ballot. You can find a breakdown of what you … Continue reading

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PHOTOS: Celebrating Día De Los Muertos In Terlingua

Every year on día de Los Muertos, residents from the Big Bend and beyond head to the Terlingua Ghost Town to remember and honor the memories of friends and family members that have died.  For the last 25 years, it … Continue reading

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Día de los Muertos Remembrances

For Día de los Muertos, we asked for our listeners to write, call-in, and come by our studios to remember their loved ones who have passed. We would like to thank everyone who participated from the bottom of our hearts for … Continue reading

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Facing Challenges From Texas And D.C., A New Affordable Care Act Enrollment Period Begins

This year, there’s no penalty for people who don’t sign up for insurance, and the federal government isn’t spending as much to promote enrollment.

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Midterms in West Texas: Midland City Council At-Large Candidates

Early voting for the 2018 midterm elections is well underway in West Texas. Between school board, city, county, statewide and national seats, voters in Midland have quite a few decisions to make on the ballot this go round. Marfa Public … Continue reading

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Do Political Yard Signs Actually Change Voters’ Minds?

Political pros talk about “activating” voters who are already fans of a political party.  And sometimes, signs are just subjects of curiosity for passersby.

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Midterms in West Texas: Midland School Board Candidates For District 6

As early voting totals across West Texas continue to increase this week, voters in Midland are choosing who they want to sit on the school district’s Board of Trustees. The active races are in Districts 5 and 6. Marfa Public … Continue reading

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