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Jeff Francoeur pranked by Chihuahuas teammates, again

For the second time this season, Chihuahuas outfielder Jeff Francoeur was the subject of a prank orchestrated by his El Paso teammates and documented on video by ringleader/utility player Cody Decker.

Chihuahuas fall in 13-inning pitchers duel, 3-2

Shane Peterson’s bases loaded infield single with two outs in the top of the 13th inning provided the decisive run in Sacramento’s 3-2 win over the El Paso Chihuahuas at Southwest University Park Tuesday night.

El Paso agents search Rio Grande following deadly Juárez police ambush

 Two Juárez policemen and a young girl were shot Wednesday afternoon, prompting an armed U.S.

El Paso Police: Deadly Transmountain crash ruled suicide

El Paso police said the man killed Monday night in a crash on Transmountain committed suicide.

Temporary closure Cherry Creek and McMillan Campgrounds

The Silver City Ranger District implemented a temporary closure for Cherry Creek and McMillan Campgrounds located off New Mexico State Highway 15 effective immediately.

Shelter will hold pet adoptions Saturday

Animal Services Center of the Mesilla Valley staff and volunteers will facilitate dog, cat, puppy and kitten adoptions this Saturday, July 26.

Drinking water systems draw federal concerns

 

Parents are spending hundreds on back to school shopping

As summer quickly comes to an end, parents and kids are getting ready for school to start up again. School supply shopping is at the top of the "to-do" list.

Officers shot in South Texas standoff

A man suspected of shooting two South Texas police officers is "presumed dead" in the Rio Grande valley town of La Joya.

Local production company presents their version of "Beetlejuice"

Looking for something to do this weekend? Why not head out and catch a local play?

Toddler walks out of daycare, mother questions facility procedures

A Las Cruces daycare is under fire after a mother says her little boy wandered off on his own under their care. Now the family is planning legal action.

Escalante speaks of recent arrest, boxing

Boxer Antonio Escalante was arrested earlier this month on suspicion of DWI after an El Paso Police Officer observed 'defective vehicle equipment' on the vehicle that Escalante was driving.

Martin discusses Aggies at Sun Belt Media Day

NMSU took part at the Sun Belt Media Day in New Orleans with head coach Doug Martin representing the Aggies.

NMSU releases equestrian schedule

New Mexico State Equestrian head coach Robin Morris-Walters announced the Aggies’ 2014 schedule, Tuesday afternoon. The schedule features six home events.

Chihuahuas drop first game of 8-game homestand

Four Sacramento pitchers held the El Paso Chihuahuas without an extra base hit Monday in the River Cats 6-1 win at Southwest University Park.