Monthly Archives: October 2013

Day 5 of Fall Fund Drive and it’s Tuesday the 15th

Everyone who donates to the Fall Fund Drive, which runs through Friday at midnight, will be entered into a drawing to win a one-of-a-kind oil painting… OF YOU! Deborah Allison Studios in Alpine is giving her time and talent to … Continue reading

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Day 13 – Closure of Big Bend National Park . . . Discovery of Big Bend State Park

Over the course of the past 13 days, I’ve met individuals whose original destination had been Big Bend National Park and whose plans had to change because of the closure of our National Parks; individuals from other states in the … Continue reading

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Weekend Sports Roundup – October 14

There was tragedy across the board in Trans-Pecos Football this week, and victory for those in the Permian Basin. First up, the Alpine Fightin’ Bucks lost their game against the Sonora Broncos 44-33, setting the Bucks record back at an … Continue reading

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Day 4 of Fall Fund Drive

Please take a moment this Monday to make a monetary donation to Marfa Public Radio, your non-profit community radio station. All donations made today will be matched by the Board of Directors, up to $2700. Call now: 432-729-4578. 7 pm – … Continue reading

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Day 12 – Closure of Big Bend National Park . . . discovering Big Bend State Park

As I mentioned yesterday, there are quite a few visitors who have relocated to the Terlingua area as a result of the closure of Big Bend National Park. The West Texas Trail Walkers are among those visitors and I’ve had … Continue reading

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Border Reporters Discuss the Current Situation in Mexico

What happens in Mexico, particularly along the border resonates in West Texas. On Sunday, Oct 13, 2013 Mexico-based reporter Althaus, longtime Mexico bureau chief of the Houston Chronicle joined Human Rights Watch immigration analyst Ricardo Sandoval and KRTS and Fronteras Desk reporter … Continue reading

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Robert Irwin in Marfa for Chinati Weekend

Artist Robert Irwin joins host Lorne Matalon for a quick discussion about his art, Chinati weekend and the landscape of far west Texas.

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Cyber Pledge Weekend

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Cyber Weekend Ends Sunday night

On Sunday at midnight, our Cyber Weekend ends. Join now! Anyone donating to the Fall Fund Drive through Sunday at midnight will be entered into a chance to win a premium jeep tour for two from Angell Expeditions and a … Continue reading

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Day 11 – Closure of Big Bend National Park . . . discovering Big Bend State Park

Day 11 of the closure of Big Bend National Park has brought some interesting news. While I’ll still be sharing new information each day about Big Bend State Park – both the people and the places – today’s news is … Continue reading

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