Rachael Kay Gleason



Astronomers look to protect Earth's dark skies | June 2014
State rules target zebra mussel smugglers | July 2014
Goat deaths draw attention to rural hazards | July 2014
Booming population creates city waste problem | July 2014
State rules target zebra mussel smugglers | July 2014
Local, state leaders encourage conservation | June 2014
City, county, KMB kick off anti-litter campaign | June 2014
Officials: Synthetic drugs aren’t safe, legal | June 2014
Regional water district eyes groundwater | June 2014
Wildfire threat still high after Thursday ‘rain event’ | June 2014
LEFT BEHIND Spill sparks concern for South Midland resident | February 2014
Region water sources still stressed | January 2014
Possible rattlesnake gassing ban spurs dialog | January 2014
Christmas trees, fire wood moving fast in Midland | December 2013
BROKEN BRANCHES Arctic ice storm leads to damaged trees, fallen limbs | December 2013
-- Baby ejected in 1 of 100-plus wrecks during second ice storm | December 2013
Drought takes toll on Midland trees | March 2014
Master Gardeners offer tips for growing winter vegetables | November 2013

Prairie chicken complicates pursuit for a spaceport license | July 2014
SpaceX headed for space; MAF headed to the bank | July 2014
XCOR, city must clear hurdles for spaceport | June 2004
XCOR, space flight inches closer to the Tall City | December 2013
-- TINKERERS FOR HIRE Midlander crafts instrument panel for XCOR’s spaceplane | December 2013

Moms, health experts tout breastfeeding benefits | August 2014
— Midland mothers speak out about nursing in public | August 2014
— Moms: Family support eases breastfeeding challenges | August 2014
'Speak Your Mind Texas' Campaign sparks discussion about help for mental illness | July 2014
Local veterans: We deserve better access to care | June 2014
— Bills put VA health care in the spotlight | June 2014
— Texas congressmen react to VA audits | June 2014
Telemedicine program aims to reduce waiting times for psychiatric services | June 2014
Consumers need to demand health care transparency | May 2014
Obamacare takes effect: Health reform takes shape in West Texas | October 2013
Better Business Bureau warns of ‘Obamacare’ scams | September 2013
'Obamacare' seminar urges Midland employers to act now | September 2013
Anti-abortion group marks closure of Planned Parenthood | September 2013
Planned Parenthood to shut down San Angelo health center | September 2013
Alternatives to local Planned Parenthood center ready for challenge | August 2013|
Midland health officials confirm 11 local cases of 'whooping cough'
| September 2013
Texas confirms second West Nile case | August 2013

Midland’s median home prices fall in July | August 2014
Sub shop offers taste of Atlantic boardwalk | August 2014
Midland has one of top median incomes | August 2014
Athenian Restaurant opens today in north Midland | August 2014
SEASONAL STRUGGLE Midland business is booming, but stores need extra help | December 2013
Midlanders get jump on Black Friday deals | November 2013
Older workers search for place in Midland's booming economy | June 2013
FIRST JOBS: Midlanders reflect on teenage rites of passage | July 2013
— Column: Our first jobs provide glimpse into who we are | July 2013

Deaths on the roads inside Midland County hit 43 | December 2013
DISTRACTED DRIVERS: Tow truck driver highlights roadway tragedy | December 2013
FM 1788 among county’s deadliest roads | January 2014
Recent fatal victims not wearing seat belts  | January 2014
Officials kick off safe-driving campaign | July 2014
Contracting crimes reveal dark side to booming housing, construction sector | August 2013
Commuter prefers West Texas over East Coast rush | July 2013
Debris creates eyesore, hazard on local roadways | September 2013
Overpass damage highlights Midland's concern | September 2013
NWS: Grassroots network plays important role in weather reporting | July 2013
City cracks down on vehicle code violations | June 2013
Ride of Silence to honor fallen bicyclists | May 2013
Jury: Odessan isn’t guilty for killing man with vehicle | June 2014
Sheriff's deputy fatally shot while serving warrant | October 2014
THEFT PREVENTION: Ranger warns of increased cattle rustling, oilfield thefts | August 2014
July 4 fireworks: The good, the bad, the ugly | July 2014
Star-Spangled Salute lights up downtown Midland | July 2014

Veterans, Gold Star families share trip of lifetime | September 2014
Honor Flight: A deployment to remember | September 2014
Permian Basin World War II veterans salute fallen | September 2014
Honor Flight sends local veterans to DC | September 2014

Midlander cycles from California to Florida | May 2014
Midland oilman proudly displays nature photography | April 2014
West Texas Richard Galle adventurer retires | April 2014
Show of Support founder, president: ‘Thank you for giving us the opportunity to finish what we started’ | November 2013
-- Patriot Guard Riders hold vigil to remember train wreck victims | November 2013
-- Community members, leaders reflect on Nov. 15 train tragedy | November 2013
PACKED WITH LOVE: Group holds annual event for troops serving abroad | December 2013
DISABILITY RIGHTS: Agency seeks public comments on local needs, priorities | January 2014
Honor Flight stresses urgency in sending WWII vets to DC | January 2014
-- Local Honor Flight chapter seeks to send WWII veterans to DC | January 2014
Operators take to the waves during international event | August 2013
Tournament raises money for Patrick Wayland Memorial Scholarship Fund | October 2013
Midlander’s Facebook page highlights community concerns | September 2013
Midland ladies reflect on 40 years of sharing the lap lanes | September 2013
Midlanders share thoughts on community’s changing race relations | August 2013
Department’s second female firefighter working hard to fit in | July 2013
It’s a Texas thing: A visual story of KD's Backyard BBQ featuring Ray Wylie Hubbard on Saturday in Midland | August 2013

Jury duty dodgers get their day in court | July 2014
Show-cause hearings continue for jury duty dodgers | July 2014
Civil rights group files complaint with Midland | July 2014
Sen. John Cornyn sticks to immigration plan | July 2014
State plans for future of freight mobility | June 2014
Sen. Ted Cruz at Midland voter registration event: The US needs to get back on track | September 2013
Updated: Voting rights decision surprises local leaders | July 2013
Midlanders weigh in on Supreme Court’s gay marriage rulings | July 2013
Texas Cottage Food law eases restrictions on home food producers | September 2013

Homeless population in Midland takes different shape | December 2013
Texas child abuse cases put reporting in spotlight | January 2014
-- Editorial: Funding for children’s safety a must | January 2014

COMMEMORATIVE AIR FORCE RELOCATION | The Commemorative Air Force announced in May 2013 the decision to relocate its headquarters from Midland and establish a new national air base in a larger Texas metropolitan area. See how state representatives, city officials and community members reacted to the news.


Lake Conroe is full again, but for how long? | April 2012
Lake Houston is full again, but for how long? | April 2012
Greens Bayou coalition seeks trails, parks, nature areas | March 15, 2012
Catahoula Aquifer may be key to water needs in area | February 2012
eBooks eliminate library fines, losses | November 2011
Scouts adapt to camps without bonfires | November 2011
Panama Canal project may affect local roadways | November 2011
Pearland teens reflect on lessons from night spent in a box | November 2011
Pumpkin patches feel the pain of a dry summer | October 2011
Drought could bring fish boom to Lake Conroe | October 2011
Drought takes a toll on livestock in county | September 2011
Drought takes a toll on Katy trees | September 2011

A bright future for LEDs | August 2008 | PDF
Moneymakers | July 2008 | PDF
Taxiing toward his second retirement | June 2008 | PDF
Gas prices forcing shift in vehicle-buying habits | May 2008 | A1 PDF


Dallas man executed for rape, murder | April 2009
City proceeds with recycling program | March 2009
Huntsville stores report rise in holiday sales | December 2008
Huntsville residents injured in accident | October 2009