Despite the federal government shutdown, Big Bend National Park remains open. Gazette Publisher John Waters is en-route to the park and will be reporting back soon on the situation there.
More in Big Bend News:
- Marathon WestFest Cabrito Cook Off in Marathon September 28 and 29 September 19, 2018
- Pete Gallego and Pete Flores will face off in runoff election July 31, 2018
- Rio Grande Episcopal Bishop calls border separation “sinful.” June 20, 2018