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4 Possible Cases Of Botulism Reported In Amarillo

A possible Botulism outbreak in Amarillo?  The City of Amarillo Public Health Department has 4 possible cases, and warns citizens of the symptoms of Botulism.  Although Botulism is rare, if left untreated, it can be fatal!  If you're experiencing any of the following symptoms, contact your doctor.

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13 Year Old Boy Fatally Struck By 2 Vehicles In Amarillo

A tragic story coming out of Amarillo, TX as a young male was struck by 2 vehicles while crossing the street.  A 13 year old boy was hit by a pickup truck and Cadillac Escalade while crossing Bell St last night around 6pm.

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18 Year Old Female Takes Amarillo Police On Stolen Vehicle Chase

An 18 year old girl lead the Amarillo Police on a stolen vehicle police chase yesterday that ended in a blown tire and wreck. The vehicle was warming up in the owner's driveway on the 2000 block of S Fairfield in Amarillo, when the female decided it was the perfect time for a joyride.  Why can't a person just let their car warm up in their own driveway without worrying about somebody stealing it?  What's happened to the world?

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Traffic Stop Leads To The Arrest Of 2 People On Burglary Charges

A routine traffic stop transformed into so much more today in AmarilloAmarillo Police officers stopped a vehicle for a traffic violation at the 1500 block of S Grand.  Both a male and female suspect we arrested after APD officers located numerous items that appeared to have been stolen.  How does something "appear" stolen?  I wish I had an answer for that.

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Light Aircraft Crashes In Residential Area Of Amarillo

 

Amarillo police reported to a different kind of accident this morning.  Not a car crash, but a plane crash in southeast Amarillo!

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Amarillo Wild Horse & Burro Adoption Thursday Through Saturday

The U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) will hold a wild horse and burro adoption in Amarillo, Texas, June 14-16, 2012.

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The Power Demand Is Increasing, Can Amarillo Beat The Heat And Avoid Rolling Blackouts?

I've experienced few power issues since relocating to Amarillo almost seven years ago.  I'm always worried we might have them.  It seems like only a year or two ago blackouts were rolling across the country and too close to home.

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Coffee Memorial Wrapping Up Bike Month Just In Time For Memorial Day

Memorial Day is upon us.  While that may leave you dreaming of travel, barbeque or both, the folks at Coffee Memorial Blood Center are having some nightmares.

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BPI Gives Its Final Answer On Pink Slime Plant In Amarillo

BPI has made a decision on the disposition of it's Amarillo plant that made the vilified 'pink slime' for worldwide clients.

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Help Stamp Out Hunger In Amarillo This Saturday

The largest single day food drive in the nation takes place this Saturday and you can help feed the hungry in our area.  It's as easy as putting out the mail.

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