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150 Years Later, History of the Buffalo Soldiers Remains Obscure for Many

150 years ago this week, the first entirely black army regiment was formed. Later nicknamed the Buffalo Soldiers, these regiments were critical to America’s westward expansion but have been largely forgotten in history books and popular culture. If you’re not … Continue reading

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Marfa Public Radio Wins 8 Regional Murrow Awards

Each year, the Radio Television Digital News Association (RTDNA) hands out the regional Edward R. Murrow Awards to recognize the best electronic journalism produced by radio, TV and online news outlets around the world. This year, we won big: 8 Murrow Awards … Continue reading

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Presidio County Water Managers Offer Answers, but Citizens Have More Questions

Two weeks ago a small group of citizens vocalized concerns over Marfa’s practice of selling bulk water to clients outside the city. “Our water is too cheap. It needs to be expensive. We need water conservation. We need to think … Continue reading

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