Patrick Michels tells the tale of a controversial Alpine smoke shop swept up by the federal government's zeal to snuff out synthetic drugs. Full Story

Congressman Beto O'Rourke joins us to discuss the HUMANE act and other ways the U.S. might respond to the influx of Central American immigrants at Full Story

A report suggests that state water planners have drastically overestimated how much water Texas will need by 2060. Full Story

Rachel Pearson joins us to talk about whether immigrant kids from Central America pose a disease threat to Texas. Spoiler: They don't. Full Story

Photographer Julia Robinson documents local people and their lives in "Our Town." Full Story

Observer Radio Episode 69: How an Alpine Smoke Shop Became a National Civil Liberties Cause


Observer Radio Episode 68: Congressman Beto O’Rourke on the Border


State of Texas: How Much Water Does Texas Really Need?


Observer Radio Episode 67: Getting the Facts Straight on Immigrant Kids


Eye On Texas: Bra-Fitter Earlene Moore Has Supported Texas Women Since 1939