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Palo Duro Update

Former employees at the Palo Duro Nursing and Rehab center remain in limbo Sunday about whether they'll receive their final paycheck. A medicare official says the nursing home failed to meet health and safety standards because of a money crunch forcing it to close friday.

About 70 residents had to find new homes at facilities in Amarillo, Pampa, Hereford and Borger.

The center's administrator told NewsChannel 10 today that the owners will now take over the building and possibly reopen it in the future.

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