KTSM News Channel 9 | News, Weather and Sports | El Paso, Las Cruces, Juarez http://www.ktsm.com/feeds/local.rss en Las Cruces Public School District changes lightning protocol http://www.ktsm.com/news/las-cruces-public-school-district-changes-lightning-protocol <p>Three Las Cruces Middle School Students who were struck by lightning last week are now back in school -- and the district is now changing policy to try and prevent future accidents.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-mobile"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Promote to Mobile </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-breaking"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ktsm.com/news/las-cruces-public-school-district-changes-lightning-protocol" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Local News Wed, 03 Sep 2014 03:16:55 +0000 kharsha 92613 at http://www.ktsm.com Cougars Running Back named Academy Sports Right Stuff Player to Watch http://www.ktsm.com/sports/high-school-football/cougars-running-back-named-academy-sports-right-stuff-player-watch <p>Franklin High School running back Nick Bingham was named this week&#39;s Academy Sports Right Stuff Player to Watch.&nbsp; Bingham rushed for over 1300 yards and 12 touchdowns last season for the Cougars, and has verbally committed to play for</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-mobile"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Promote to Mobile </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-breaking"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ktsm.com/sports/high-school-football/cougars-running-back-named-academy-sports-right-stuff-player-watch" target="_blank">read more</a></p> High School Football Sports Local News Wed, 03 Sep 2014 03:01:21 +0000 bbagley 92612 at http://www.ktsm.com Albuquerque trio arrested for string of Las Cruces robberies http://www.ktsm.com/news/albuquerque-trio-arrested-string-las-cruces-robberies <p>Police arrested three Albuquerque men suspected of breaking into a pair of businesses last week and stealing several cartons of cigarettes, amongst other items.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-mobile"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Promote to Mobile </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-breaking"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ktsm.com/news/albuquerque-trio-arrested-string-las-cruces-robberies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Local News Wed, 03 Sep 2014 02:23:55 +0000 kharsha 92609 at http://www.ktsm.com Joint memorial service to be held for victims of plane crash http://www.ktsm.com/news/joint-memorial-service-be-held-victims-plane-crash <p>Three medical workers killed in a Las Cruces plane crash last week will be laid to rest on Saturday.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-mobile"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Promote to Mobile </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-breaking"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ktsm.com/news/joint-memorial-service-be-held-victims-plane-crash" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Local News Wed, 03 Sep 2014 01:49:42 +0000 kharsha 92608 at http://www.ktsm.com CBP: Woman stopped at the border had 7.5 pounds of cocaine strapped to her thigh http://www.ktsm.com/news/cbp-woman-stopped-border-had-75-pounds-cocaine-strapped-her-thigh <p>U.S. Customs and Border Protection Office of Field Operation officers working at the El Paso port of entry seized 7.5 pounds of cocaine Sunday. They said the drugs were strapped to the legs of a female border crosser.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-mobile"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Promote to Mobile </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-breaking"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ktsm.com/news/cbp-woman-stopped-border-had-75-pounds-cocaine-strapped-her-thigh" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Local News Wed, 03 Sep 2014 00:57:51 +0000 Mvalverde 92605 at http://www.ktsm.com City of El Paso to host Volleyball tournament http://www.ktsm.com/sports/city-el-paso-host-volleyball-tournament <p>The City of El Paso Parks and Recreation Department will host a 4 Corners Volleyball Tournament from Friday, September 12th through Sunday, September 14th at Pavo Real Recreation Center, 9301 Alameda Ave.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-mobile"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Promote to Mobile </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-breaking"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ktsm.com/sports/city-el-paso-host-volleyball-tournament" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Sports Local News Wed, 03 Sep 2014 00:18:29 +0000 bbagley 92604 at http://www.ktsm.com Army To Play UTEP http://www.ktsm.com/sports/utep/army-play-utep <p>UTEP football practice was about to end on Tuesday morning when Athletic Director Bob Stull dropped a casual note into he sideline conversation:&nbsp; The Miners had schedule a home and home series with Army that starts September 16, 2016 at th</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-mobile"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Promote to Mobile </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-breaking"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ktsm.com/sports/utep/army-play-utep" target="_blank">read more</a></p> UTEP Sports Local News Tue, 02 Sep 2014 23:52:11 +0000 falbers 92603 at http://www.ktsm.com NMSU football to open Sun Belt Conference play http://www.ktsm.com/sports/new-mexico-state/nmsu-football-open-sun-belt-conference-play <p>The New Mexico State football team meets Georgia State for the first time in the program&rsquo;s history, Saturday, Sept. 6 in Atlanta, Ga. with kickoff set for 12 p.m. (MT).</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-mobile"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Promote to Mobile </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-breaking"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ktsm.com/sports/new-mexico-state/nmsu-football-open-sun-belt-conference-play" target="_blank">read more</a></p> New Mexico State Sports Local News Tue, 02 Sep 2014 20:43:17 +0000 bbagley 92593 at http://www.ktsm.com UTEP running back earns Campbell Award Honorable Mention http://www.ktsm.com/sports/utep/utep-running-back-earns-campbell-award-honorable-mention <p>Sophomore running back Aaron Jones was named to the Earl Campbell Tyler Rose Award honorable mention list announced on Monday.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-mobile"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Promote to Mobile </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-breaking"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ktsm.com/sports/utep/utep-running-back-earns-campbell-award-honorable-mention" target="_blank">read more</a></p> UTEP Sports Local News Tue, 02 Sep 2014 20:35:49 +0000 bbagley 92592 at http://www.ktsm.com Reward increased for $10,000 for Texas Most Wanted Fugitive http://www.ktsm.com/news/reward-increased-10000-texas-most-wanted-fugitive <p>The reward for Israel Aguirre, 33, a Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitive and this month&rsquo;s featured fugitive, has been increased to $10,000 for information leading to his capture if the tip comes in during the month of September.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-mobile"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Promote to Mobile </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-breaking"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ktsm.com/news/reward-increased-10000-texas-most-wanted-fugitive" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Local News Statewide News Tue, 02 Sep 2014 16:32:24 +0000 mgonzalez 92581 at http://www.ktsm.com