West Texas healthcare workers choose to remain thankful this Thanksgiving

As Thanksgiving day approaches and COVID-19 cases continue to rise, health care workers are not getting a break.

  Biden seeks unity as Trump stokes fading embers of campaign

Biden said that, until there’s a vaccine, wearing masks, social distancing and limiting the size of gatherings “are our most effective tools to combat the virus.”
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  3rd major COVID-19 vaccine shown to be effective and cheaper

AstraZeneca is the third major drug company to report late-stage results for a potential COVID-19 vaccine as the world anxiously waits for scientific breakthroughs that will bring an end to a pandemic that has wrought economic devastation and resulted in nearly 1.4 million confirmed deaths.

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Homeless veteran reunited with family in time for Thanksgiving after 8 years

Winter stocking of trout in area city lakes

  89 new COVID-19 cases, 68 recoveries and 1 death in Oklahoma Panhandle counties

  20 new COVID-19 cases, 34 new recoveries, 1 death in Dallam and Hartley counties

  Amarillo COVID-19 report for Nov. 25 shows 726 new cases, 259 recoveries, 7 deaths

The City of Amarillo released the daily report of cases in Potter and Randall counties.
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Doctor simulates COVID-19 patient’s last moments to encourage virus precautions

The doctor encourages everyone to take precautions to reduce the transmission of COVID-19, including mask wearing, social distancing and hand washing.

29 recoveries from COVID-19 reported in Wheeler County

  Amarillo Mayor Ginger Nelson tests positive for COVID-19 as hospitalization reaches statewide high

Dalhart police investigating hit-and-run that left 1 man dead

  Amarillo High students collect thousands of cans for Amarillo Children’s Home pantry

  Hereford Regional Medical Center sets up medical tent, prepared for expected surge in cases

  Texas gambling addiction rises months into the pandemic

  State health officials report 52 new COVID-19 cases, 2 deaths in Eastern New Mexico

  Amarillo College to host all-virtual commencement for December graduates

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November’s full beaver moon rises at month’s end

The November full moon was traditionally called the beaver moon by both colonial and Native Americans.

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Thanksgiving week playoff games to watch for 1A-4A

  WT Buffs football completes memorable 2020 season

  Bushland Volleyball wins 3A State Championship

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Civic Center shuts down, Amarillo Bulls to play games with no fans

The Amarillo Bulls will play some of the 2020-2021 season without fans due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.

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  21 new COVID-19 cases, 39 new recoveries in Dallam and Hartley counties

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  2 injured after crash involving SUV and City of Amarillo bus this morning

  Amarillo COVID-19 report for Nov. 24 shows 607 new cases, 92 recoveries, 17 deaths

The City of Amarillo released the daily report of cases in Potter and Randall counties.

  City of Amarillo flies flags at half-staff in honor of late Randall County Judge

  Coffee Memorial Blood Center hosting Pre-Thanksgiving Extravaganza Tuesday

  Due to expected surge in patients, Deaf Smith County Hospital District requests medical tent

  City of Hereford reports 54 new COVID-19 cases, now at 189 active cases

  Wheeler County reports 17 new COVID-19 cases, now at 75 active cases