City accepting waterpark proposals for site near Cohen Stadium

A new multi-million dollar water park is coming to Northeast El Paso and it’ll be built on city owned land. Cohen Stadium will be closed for months but the land surrounding it will be developed into a waterpark and indoor sports complex.

Amid cash flow issues, UMC votes to secure lines of credit

Amid cash-flow issues, University Medical Center’s Board of Managers unanimously voted Tuesday to secure a line of credit in 2014 and 2015.

Police: N.C. grandfather shoots father, grandson fires back

A 84-year-old man shoots his son. So what does his grandson do, according to authorities, in his own father's defense? Shoot -- fatally, it turns out -- his grandfather.

Program seeks to give independence to those in recovery

The independence of living in your own home. That's what one new program is providing for those currently in nursing homes. El Pasoan Eustolia Garretson is one of the recipients.

Renovations nearly complete at Yucca Park

Spanning nearly 20 acres, Yucca Park in the lower valley has new grass, trees, landscaping and a jogging path.

UTEP Hoops: Meet Lew Stallworth

This summer, we are introducing you to the new UTEP freshman on the Men's Basketball team. Today, 6-1, 175-pound point guard Lew Stallworth from Hart HS in Newhall, California. Tune in!

Miners shine at World Junior Championships

UTEP track and field sprinter Aiyanna Stiverne will be going for gold in the 4x400m relay at the 2014 World Junior Championships in Eugene, Ore, from July 22-27.

NMSU center named to Rimington Award watch list

The Rimington Trophy Committee has released its 2014 Fall Watch List, which features 66 of the best centers in Division I football, including New Mexico State’s Valerian Ume-Ezeoke.

UTEP Tight End named to Mackey Award watch list

Senior Eric Tomlinson was named to the 2014 John Mackey Award Preseason Watch List on Tuesday. The award is given annually to the most outstanding collegiate tight end.

NMSU football releases new turf design

The NM State athletic department today released the final design of the synthetic turf that is currently being installed at Aggie Memorial Stadium.

2013-14 leading scorer dismissed from NMSU women's basketball

New Mexico State head women’s basketball coach Mark Trakh announced Tuesday that senior Danesia Williamson has been dismissed from the team due to academic ineligibility.

Pilot buys pizza for delayed passengers

Adam Ritchie, a Domino's Pizza manager in Cheyenne, Wyoming, said he'd never received a call like the one he got Monday night. "I need to feed my whole plane," the caller told him.

Unique Doctor of Economic Development program at NMSU looks to expand its reach

A doctoral program at New Mexico State University that is unique in the nation is looking to increase its visibility and expand its pool of qualified applicants.

Las Cruces law enforcement confiscates $2,500 in illegal fireworks

Las Cruces fire, police and codes enforcement confiscated an estimated $2,500 worth of illegal fireworks and responded to several hundred calls related to fireworks during the 2014 season when vendors were allowed to sell their products.

Ysleta ISD names new director, new principal for Hillcrest Middle

The Ysleta Independent School District (YISD) announced new administrators to its team Tuesday morning.