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Immigrants

The first group of immigrant children arrived in Ellis County Friday afternoon. Hundreds of kids will stay at the Lakeview Camp and Retreat Center in between Maypearl and Waxahachie.

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Fronteras airs Fridays at 3 p.m., and Sundays at 9 p.m., on Texas Public Radio stations.  Following are stories you'll hear this week.

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This week on Fronteras:  

--Residents in Mexico’s Juarez Valley blame the government for vicious attacks on citizens. They claim the goal is to drive them from their properties which are rich in oil.   

-- In Dallas, the sheriff is defending her policy on not detaining immigrants.


-- People who move to the United States from other countries are called immigrants, so why do Americans who move abroad resist that designation?

-- A look at altars being created to honor the dead.

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