far west texas

Wildlife Management Seminar Set for Sept. 1 in Marfa

[Submit your press releases (formatted in a plain text file, please) for non-commercial events to andrewsuber@hotmail.com.] MARFA – Wildlife management will be the topic of a free seminar to be conducted by the Texas AgriLife Extension Service from 8 a.m. until 4:15 p.m. Sept. 1 in Marfa’s Paisano Hotel Ballroom.…

Big Bend Live Music August 6th, 2010

[Big Bend Live Music is a feature brought to you by Matt Hodges, Contributing Editor Music. If you have a gig you’d like to share with the world, email him at matt.hodges@live.com] This is Matt Hodges yo’ Ayatollah of Rock a Rollah for the Trans-Pecos Far West Texas type area. I’m…

Marfa Public Radio

KRTS Studios during election week Marfa Public Radio is radio for Far West Texas and can be found on your radio dial at 93.5 fm. KRTS provides radio that unites the community and promotes cultural enrichment through presentation and focus on the importance of art, education, quality of life and…

KRTS Welcomes New Interns

Stop by Marfa Guest Quarters and help support KRTS. If you’re attending, RSVP on facebook. Stop by KRTS’s website and check out their programming. (Tom, get that RSS headline animator up!) Marfa Public Radio (KRTS, 93.5 FM) is pleased to welcome three summer interns to the station. David Leonnig, Tracy…

Geodesic Domes in Terlingua

[Our Contributing Editor Marfa is Amanda Mayo. Find more of her video here. Read her blog here.] Geodesic domes have been around since WWI and were engineered by Walter Bauersfeld but named by Buckminster Fuller, who currently has a touring retrospective most recently at the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago.…