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on May 14, 2015 in World News

Big Spring Landowners Paid to Accommodate Jade Helm, Says Mayor

Big Spring Landowners Paid to Accommodate Jade Helm, Says Mayor KWES NewsWest 9 / Midland, Odessa, Big Spring, TX: newswest9.com | Military officials have negotiated contracts with local ranchers to conduct Jade Helm training on their property, according to Big Spring Mayor Larry McLellan. However, he said residents will not be “forced out of their homes” to accommodate troops during the large-scale military exercise, scheduled to run July 15 through September 15. McLellan had no details about the contracts supposedly offered to Big Spring homeowners. Military officials were not available to answer questions about how many ranchers were being displaced… View Article

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