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Coworker, friend of Officer Arellano react to his death

Sergeant David Cox said he's known officer Adrian Arellano for about 10 years. The 39-year old was a 10 year veteran with the El Paso Police Department and a Socorro High School graduate.

Miners celebrate 49th anniversary of '66 Championship

On special occasions, UTEP lights the pick at Miner Circle on the University campus. Tthere is good reason it's glowing Thursday. It was 49 years ago this evening UTEP won the NCAA Championship.

NCAA Tournament: NMSU takes court in Omaha

The New Mexico State Aggies are ready to face the Kansas Jayhawks in their opening second round play of the NCAA Tournament at the CenturyLink Center.

Aggie broadcast legend returns home for NCAA Tournament

The Aggies might not have the support in Omaha like other regional schools in Kansas, Wichita state, Indiana or Wisconsin But a local broadcaster is drumming up support from his hometown.

EPISD merge creates one school, two campuses

EPISD has taken the advice of a consulting group to reduce the amount of under-utilized schools in the district.

Sunland Derby Preview: Wheres the Moon

Some young horses learn their lessons early. Others, Like Where's The Moon, take a little longer. A combination of equipment, race distance, and training pattern have helped Where's The Moon turn the corner.

Sunland Oaks Preview: Callback

The $200,000 Sunland Park Oaks is the filly companion to the Sunland Derby. Six times in the past eight years, the trophy has gone to trainer Bob Baffert.

Killing a Tax Without Saving Taxpayers a Dime

Careful readers will find an Easter egg tucked in one of the tax measures approved by a Senate committee this week — a mostly unmentioned clause that would constitutionally ban taxes on real estate transactions.

TV EXCLUSIVE: Tim Floyd fires back

UTEP basketball coach Tim Floyd gave NewsChannel 9 a television exclusive to address disparaging tweets made on the Miner's official athletic Twitter account and to discuss the future for sophomore forward Vince Hunter with the team.

"Que Pasa Borderland" March 19th

     “Que Pasa Borderland” highlights all the great things to do around town. This month Cirque du Soleil's Varekai steals the show.

Texas Tribune Political Update

A comprehensive border security bill is moving forward in the Texas legislature and changes to gun open carry laws are moving into the spotlight. Alana Rocha with the Texas Tribune joins us to give us a Capitol update.

Health Check March 19th

     Not many people go to work right after a party but there's a new movement that's got people doing just that!

Two EPISD schools will merge

The El Paso Independent School District board approved the merging of Vilas Elementary School in Sunset Heights and Mesita Elementary School.