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Needmore Ranch Municipal Utility District

Wednesday, April 24th, 2013

Interactive: Huge ranches stretch from San Marcos to Wimberley

A look at the Big 3 ranches that span the wide-open Hill Country between San Marcos and Wimberley. They include the former O’Quinn River Ranch, a perennial seat of controversy once again at the center of a community uproar.

Tuesday, April 23rd, 2013

Isaac: In ranch dispute, I won’t flinch on basic rights

State Rep. JASON ISAAC writes, “The conservation and protection of natural resources in the area are important to me, and I believe that this MUD will help to ensure that the land is managed responsibly with an...

Tuesday, April 23rd, 2013

Commentary: It’s power versus the people in fight for O’Quinn Ranch

Wimberley resident LOUIS B. PARKS writes, “Big money and political influence from south Texas have rolled into the Wimberley area and may try to take our precious water resources, at taxpayer expense.”