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Roadtrippers | October 27, 2019

After sitting abandoned for decades, the majestic Baker Hotel will open to guests once again

“We are reviving the hotel and restoring the town,” says the developer behind the $65...

Mineral Wells Index | September 24, 2019

Baker Hotel team, city release project's memorandum of understanding

MOU is non-binding and carries no surprises, detailing agreements discussed for years.

The New York Times | September 10, 2019

A Dying Town, a Crumbling Hotel and the Water That Could Restore Both

Business leaders in Mineral Wells, Tex., are rallying behind a $65 million renovation plan to reo...

Texas Highways | June 24, 2019

A Refurbished Baker Hotel Signals a New Beginning in Mineral Wells

During her six years as executive director for the Mineral Wells Area Chamber of Commerce, Beth W...