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Cabin fever

Dec 17, 2008 By Paul Burka

The story about Kino Flores’s cabin in today’s American-Statesman brings back some memories of the time when I worked as an attorney in Senator Babe Schwartz’s office. During the interim before the 1973 session, Babe held hearings about environmental issues along the coast. Jack Giberson, the longtime chief…

This Land Is His Land

Apr 30, 2008 By S. C. Gwynne

Jerry Patterson’s enemies make him out to be the Grinch who sold Christmas (Mountains, that is). Of course, he couldn’t give a &$%#.

Dig This

Aug 31, 1996 By Brad Tyer

An archeological dig in Matagorda Bay unearths a bureaucratic feud.