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Daycare sees maximum fine for child walking out

A Las Cruces Daycare is getting the maximum fine after a three-year-old boy left and walked home by himself.

El Pasoan, San Francisco 49er faithful fan featured on 49ers web series

An El Paso veteran and San Francisco 49er fan was featured on the 49ers website earlier this week in a 22-minute web feature titled 'The Faithful: The Solider's Letter' after giving his Purple Heart award to the team as a gesture of

'Suspicious package' was water utility cover, EP County Courthouse cleared

UPDATE: A spokesperson with the El Paso County Sheriff's Office confirms that the 'suspicious package' was a water utility cover that was installed this morning on the property unbeknownst to law enforcement officials.

Law enforcement investigating suspicious package in front of County Courthouse

Deputies with the El Paso County Sheriff's Office are investigating a suspicious package that was located in front of the El Paso County Courthouse.

NMSU Air Force, Army ROTC to commemorate 9/11

New Mexico State University’s Air Force and Army ROTC units are inviting the NMSU and Las Cruces community to join them in events honoring the victims of 9/11.

Texas Tuition Promise Fund open for enrollment of college tuition

Open enrollment in the Texas Tuition Promise Fund®, the state’s prepaid college tuition program, began Sept. 1, and runs through Feb. 28, 2015.

Rice University stays in Top 20 in U.S. News rankings

Despite falling a spot in this year’s U.S. News & World Report college rankings, Rice University remained the only Texas university to crack the top 20.

Joe Allbaugh gets piece of pot business

Former FEMA director Joe Allbaugh, who took the reins of Gov.

NTSB: Plane that crashed in Las Cruces killing 4 was pumped with wrong kind of fuel

 NTSB’s Preliminary Report Disclaimer “This is preliminary information, subject to change, and may contain errors.

Alamogordo seeks flooding assistance

The city of Alamogordo has put a price tag on all the damaged caused by a big storm earlier this summer.

Sean Kugler talks Texas Tech, challenges faced vs NMSU

UTEP Football Media Luncheon Quotes Sept. 8, 2014 Head Coach Sean Kugler

UTEP women's golf starts season in Colorado

The new-look UTEP women's golf team began its season on Monday at the Ptarmigan Ram Fall Classic in Fort Collins, and the Miners are in 15th place through two rounds of the 54-hole tournament.

Las Cruces council raises minimum wage in city

Thousands of Las Cruces residents will soon see larger pay checks. In a 4 to 3 vote, city council decided today to raise the minimum wage in the city to $10.10 an hour.

Cuban immigrants who fled to Central America now crossing border illegally in South Texas

A Catholic Charities shelter in Brownsville said it is helping more and more undocumented immigrants from Cuba. The shelter provides food and clothing to immigrants before sending them on buses to reunite with their families.

El Paso seeking community input on new pool

El Pasoans are invited to share their opinions, ideas, and vision for the new Westside Pool, which is being built as part of the 2012 Quality of Life Bond program.