Monthly Archives: September 2018
The Presidio City Council has approved Marfa Public Radio’s request to build a transmitter atop the city’s water tower, bringing NPR programming and music to the border community.
U.S. Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh will testify in front of the Senate Judiciary Committee – along with Christine Blasey Ford, a California psychology professor who says Kavanuagh sexually assaulted her when they were teenagers. Today’s hearing is the first time … Continue reading
Students can be excused from the requirement if their parents give written permission. But a lawsuit claims the law violates students’ free speech rights.
Did you register to vote yet? Are you even eligible to vote? All important questions — especially if you’re not sure. But you’re in luck — we’ll show you how to find out. Tuesday is National Voter Registration Day, a nonpartisan effort with a … Continue reading
NPR member stations in Texas want to know what you want to know about the 2018 elections. In West Texas what are your priorities as we head into the November Midterms? What topics do you want to hear more from … Continue reading
Many musicians descended upon Marfa this past weekend for the annual Trans-Pecos Festival. One of them was Shannon Shaw, who this year, not only released the fifth studio album with her group Shannon & The Clams, but also her first solo … Continue reading
The El Paso “wall” — a steel bollard fence — is a reminder that the White House is doing what it can to make good on one of President Trump’s signature campaign promises.
Texas Republican Sen.Ted Cruz and his Democratic challenger, Congressman Beto O’Rourke will meet tonight in the first of three debates. Tonight’s 6 p.m. debate in Dallas will focus on domestic policy.
As an oil boom increases housing costs and lures staff away, the Ector County school board has struggled to recruit and retain enough teachers.
U.S. Rep. Beto O’Rourke, D-El Paso, leads Republican incumbent Ted Cruz by 2 percentage points among likely voters, according to an Ipsos online poll released Wednesday in conjunction with Reuters and the University of Virginia. O’Rourke has been closing the gap over the … Continue reading