2013 election

11:49 am
Sat November 2, 2013

Texas Prop 6 would waste billions getting the water equation right


For a plan that purports to thoughtfully guide Texas through a more crowded and thirsty future, the 2012 State Water Plan reads unsettlingly like a playbook from the last century: dams to divert already limp river flows, big pipes pumping rural water hundreds of miles to thirsty city centers, and dozens of evaporation-prone reservoirs to fill in for those that have already gone dangerously dry.

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Texas Health
3:48 pm
Thu October 3, 2013

Audio: Hunt Regional CEO describes board's proposal

Hunt Regional Healthcare CEO Richard Carter, second from left, at a recent awards presentation. Pictured are, left to right, volunteer Alice Parsons, Carter, volunteer Joyce Johnson, volunteer coordinator Jeanye Roberts.

Hunt County voters will decide the fate of a bond measure in the upcoming Nov. 5 election. If approved, the bond would fun new emergency-care facilities in Commerce and Quinlan. In this audio clip, Hunt Regional Healthcare CEO Richard Carter explains the plans.

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