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LOCOG Test Events for London 2012 - Mountain Bike
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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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2012 Sydney Royal Easter Show
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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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food drive bag
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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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Mississippi Gulf Coast Slow To Recover From Katrina
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When Disaster Strikes Amarillo FEMA’s First Call Will Be To Waffle House

The last time I went to Waffle House I was attempting to avoid a disastrous hangover by getting some good food in my belly.  When disaster strikes Amarillo, FEMA will be calling on Waffle House too.  Not for food but to assess local damage.

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Interior Secretary Ken Salazar Speaks On Energy Related Issues At The National Press Club
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Luncheon For Amarillo’s Downtown Women’s Center Raises $100,000

The Downtown Women's Center held its annual Spring Luncheon at the Amarillo Civic Center yesterday.

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Sir David Attenborough Launches National Moth Recording Scheme at london Zoo
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Is That A Large Moth In Your House Or Is Amarillo Near A Nuclear Plant? Amarillo Moth Invastion Getting A Bit Tiresome

I clearly remember the first moth I encountered during the great moth invasion of 2012.  He flew right in the patio door, was a large as Mothra and had a great personality.  We named him George and allowed him to continue his existence.  Three days later we turned the apartment into a war zone.

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Guernsey Cow
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Mad Cow In The News, How Can Amarilloans Protect Themselves?

A single case of mad cow has been found in California.  The news has reverberated across the world with customers cancelling orders of American beef.  You would not be out of line for being a bit paranoid, even if Amarillo is a long way from California.

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Jet Blue To Begin Operations At O'Hare Airport
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JetBlue Pilot Clayton Osbon To Plead Insanity For Mid-air Meltdown

Captain Clayton Osbon's mid-air meltdown that resulted in his plane landing in a hurry in Amarillo has come up with a not so novel strategy to defend himself.

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