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Convicted Felons arrested after a late night assault

Las Cruces Police arrested a pair of ex-felons suspected of using a stolen firearm during a late-night assault at a local motel.

City of El Paso holding community meetings on Quality of Life Bonds

The City of El Paso is holding additional community meetings to hear input on the 2012 Quality of Life Bond program.

Border Patrol agents administer vital fluids, save man’s life

U.S. Border Patrol agents from the Rio Grande Valley Sector encountered a severely dehydrated man, administered lifesaving fluids, reviving him at a ranch near Falfurrias, Texas Thursday afternoon.

Texas investigating measles exposures at Kansas softball event

Texas Department of State Health Services has issued a measles health alert after being notified by the Kansas Department of Health and Environment that more than 30 Texas residents may have been exposed to the highly contagious disease at a Wi

City ESD worker dies from injuries sustained in July 2 crash

A spokesman with El Paso's Environmental Services Department has confirmed that City Code Enforcement Officer Robert Narro, 59, passed away early Thursday morning as a result of injuries sustained in a crash in El Paso's Lower Valley on

Patrick, Van de Putte hone their immigration messages

As the recent surge of Central Americans entering the country illegally through Texas’ border with Mexico has drawn national attentio

NMSU to conduct two FDA required food-processing classes in August

Stories about food contamination are frequently in the news. To help food processors avoid being the subject of such newscasts, New Mexico State University’s Food Technology Program will conduct two workshops in August.

ACI present “Innovation and Discovery in Agriculture and Food”

The High Desert Discovery District (HD3) will partner with the Association of Commerce and Industry (ACI), Roswell Chaves County Economic Development Corporation and Delicious New Mexico to host the next HD3 Discovery Day™ - “Innova

Texas Ranger Wende Wakeman becomes highest-ranking female in Texas Ranger history

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) today announced the promotion of Texas Ranger Wende Wakeman to the rank of lieutenant, making her the highest-ranking female in Texas Ranger history. The promotion is effective August 1.

Abbott stands by transparency record some say is mixed

Ask Texas Attorney General and Republican gubernatorial hopeful Greg Abbott about his record on providing the public greater access to government records and he will tell you it i

Friends of family mourn a life cut short by a hit and run accident

Joe Anthony Hernandez, 19, was killed in a hit and run accident near Lomaland and Gateway around 4:35 Sunday morning. His body was found in the 13000 block of Lomaland.

Local production company presents: The Mikado

A local production company is presenting a new play for the whole family. To celebrate the company’s 45th anniversary, the Gilbert & Sullivan Company will put on the production, The Mikado.

El Paso's signature 'smart growth' development preparing for next phase

 El Paso's signature smart growth development is getting ready to enter its second phase with the openings of new housing, retail, and

Criminal complaint: Relative allegedly forces teen into sexual act

Doña Ana County Sheriff Office investigators are dealing with what they're calling a rare hate crime case.

Mexico policy change creates big back-ups at border

Border wait times can be a headache, but imagine waiting more than an entire day to cross into Mexico.