Tribpedia: TribWeek


Every Saturday, the Tribune offers a selection of our stories from the previous week. Use this landing page to quickly find past stories you might’ve missed or wish you could re-read.

From major breaking news to deep reporting on issues important to all Texans, it’s the best of the best from The Texas Tribune.


TribWeek: Top Texas News for the Week of 4/14/14

Aaronson and Ura on Medicare billings in Texas, Aguilar on border corruption, Batheja on energy and railroads, Hamilton with the latest on UT Regent Wallace Hall, Langford on concealed handguns and the U.S. Army, Malewitz on wiggly eminent domain, Satija on tensions over water policy and local control, E. Smith's TribLive interview with comptroller candidate Mike Collier and M. Smith’s report on the heated immigration debate between Mayor Julián Castro and lieutenant governor candidate Dan Patrick: The best of our best for the week of April 14-18, 2014.

TribYear: Top Texas News of 2013

A sampling of our coverage in 2013, from our Bidness as Usual series to filibusters and fauxlibusters, water fights to death row, health care to politics, and a month full of ways the Texas Legislature changed our civic life.

TribWeek: Top Texas News for the Week of 10/21/13

M. Smith on wasted private tutoring efforts, Satija on government protection for the lesser prairie chicken, Root finds a new nest of Democratic trial lawyers, Malewitz finds a border skirmish featuring mollusks, Hamilton with the latest on politics at the University of Texas, Batheja on the link between vehicle traffic and bond ratings, Aguilar finds some promise in a juvenile justice program in Eagle Pass and Aaronson covers the court fight over new abortion regulations: The best of our best for the week of Oct. 21-25, 2013.

TribWeek: Top Texas News for the Week of 10/14/13

Aaronson on uninsured Texans, Aguilar on post-shutdown prospects for immigration reform, Batheja on reused wastewater and the Trinity River, Grissom on undocumented inmates, Hamilton with the latest in the Rick Perry/UT-Austin drama, MacLaggan on fast-food workers on public assistance, Malewitz on a massive wind power project, Ramsey on the status quo, Satija on water policy's strange bedfellows and M. Smith on David Dewhurst's call for President Obama's impeachment: The best of our best content for the week of Oct. 14-18, 2013.

TribWeek: Top Texas News for the Week of 10/7/13

Aguilar on the politics of an immigration study, Batheja on damaged roads and gravel and state funding, Grissom reports on the state’s refusal to return execution drugs to the pharmacist who sold them, Hamilton explores public perception and the University of Houston, MacLaggan on efforts to maintain the Wendish culture in Texas, Murphy explores the money behind a water initiative, Root on an issue that divides two groups Republicans want to please, Satija on a lawsuit filed by children and an odd appeal, and M. Smith on lucrative tutoring that hasn’t helped students: The best of our best for the week of Oct. 7-11, 2013.

TribWeek: Top Texas News for the Week of 9/30/13

Root details Davis' gubernatorial announcement, Walters looks at the state's bid to attract more video game companies, Malewitz on a pledge from Railroad Commission candidates, Murphy and Aaronson design an interactive that looks at health plans in the federal marketplace, Aguilar details the latest immigration reform plan, Ramsey on the impact of Cruz's marathon speech, Batheja and Root on Abbott's American Airlines announcement, Satija spotlights a divide on global warming, and Hamilton describes how Prairie View is getting an on-campus polling site. The best of our best for the week of Sept. 30 to Oct. 4, 2013.

TribWeek: Top Texas News for the Week of 9/23/13

Aaronson on health insurance rates in Texas, Aguilar on the next chapter of an El Paso political fight, Grissom reports on the latest fallout from a wrongful murder conviction, Hamilton on freelance coach recruiting at the University of Texas, MacLaggan reports some unexpected census numbers, Malewitz explores a perennial disconnect between voters and regulators, KUT’s Philpott on what a government shutdown would mean for Texas, Rocha visits West to check on rebuilding after a fertilizer plant explosion, Satija on a bird that has Texas ranchers grousing and E. Smith’s TribLive interview on the state water plan: The best of our best for the week of Sept. 23-27, 2013.

TribWeek: Top Texas News for the Week of 9/16/13

M. Smith drops in on state textbook hearings, E. Smith interviews Tom Pauken, Satija on water rationing along the Colorado River, Root probes Dan Patrick’s unexpected investment, KUT’s Philpott sorts out clinic closings, Murphy maps the latest census data, MacLaggan on a welcome turn in poverty, Malewitz finds a race for energy efficiency, Hamilton reports on better grades for Sul Ross, Grissom on bad grades for the death penalty, Batheja on Debra Medina’s dilemma, Aguilar on the glum forecast for immigration reform and Aaronson looks at the latest hurdle for Obamacare: The best of our best for the week of Sept. 16-20, 2013.