Central Texas is drought-free. The Highland Lakes are full and for the first time in years, Austin was on the brink of ending its water use restrictions.
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The U.S. Bureau of Land Management is asking for bids on oil and gas leases for 36,000 acres of federally owned land, including under Lake Somerville, Brenham’s water source.
Former state Rep. Lon Burnam gets our nod over Cody Garrett and Grady Yarbrough in the Democratic primary for an open seat on the three-member Texas Railroad Commission.