Voters in the Big Bend and Permian Basin finalized their party’s nominees for a few local races, while incumbent Texas Railroad Commissioner Wayne Christian fended off a challenge in the GOP primary from oil and gas attorney Sarah Stogner.
Families gathered at the city’s civic center to await news about their children following the elementary school shooting. Other residents processed their shock and grief in places of worship.
On Friday, a judge approved a motion brought forward by a local prosecutor to dismiss the case against Jeff Leach that was first brought in 2020. The well-known business owner was accused of raping a woman in the spring of … Continue reading
The Republican primary contest between incumbent Wayne Christian and challenger Sarah Stogner has been characterized by twists and turns, and accusations of corruption.
On May 20, 1997, a Marine on a covert anti-drug operation shot and killed Hernandez, an 18-year-old Presidio High School student, who was herding his goats near his family home in the small border community of Redford. In their own … Continue reading
El noticiero semanal: Financiamiento de la atención médica rural, y recordando a Esequiel Hernández, Jr.
El noticiero semanal de Marfa Public Radio es un resumen de historias locales y estatales de la semana.
Extreme weather events, water scarcity, risks of illness: Climate change is here, and it’s already affecting Texans.
The Radio Television Digital News Association has awarded Marfa Public Radio five Regional Edward R. Murrow Awards this year, including awards for Excellence in Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, Excellence in Sound and Feature and Sports Reporting.