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NMSU Regents give final approval for revenue bonds

At a special meeting April 16, the New Mexico State University Board of Regents gave final approval to issue $15.9 million in system subordinate lien revenue bonds.

Abraham Chavez & Plaza Theatre top venues in Texas

Destination El Paso announced that Venues Today Magazine has recognized the Plaza Theatre and the Abraham Chavez Theatre as two of the Top Five Venues in Texas, with a capacity of 5,000 seats or fewer.

NMSU Regents give final approval for revenue bonds to support energy savings

At a special meeting April 16, the New Mexico State University Board of Regents gave final approval to issue $15.9 million in system subordinate lien revenue bonds.

Creepy burglar caught staring at sleeping child

Authorities in Houston, Texas are seeking the public's help in identifying a burglary suspect who is seen on home video surveillance walking through the victims' home and staring at their infant while they slept.

Will It Work: Chop Magic

In Wednesday's Will It Work segment, Mark Mathis tested out the "Chop Magic".

A lovely salute from a loving wife

We want to thank Elina Rivera for taking the time to send in Wednesday's Service Salute. She said she wanted to honor her loving husband, Raymond Rivera. He's been serving in the Army for 16 years now.

Police are searching for a man who escaped their custody

El Paso Police are looking for a man that escaped their custody around 5 a.m. Wednesday while being transported to the downtown jail. We're told the escapee still on the loose.

Burglar caught on tape watching baby sleep

A burglar was caught on surveillance video creeping through a baby’s room in a Houston-area home.

Concerned parents, custodial staff pack EPISD meeting

It's starting to become a regular thing. Tuesday evening saw another packed board of managers meeting at EPISD headquarters.

Chihuahuas fall in first game in Albuquerque, 11-6

The Albuquerque Isotopes hit four home runs on their way to an 11-6 victory over the El Paso Chihuahuas Tuesday night in Albuquerque.

Rhinos hope for another title at the National Championships

The El Paso Rhinos stormed through the Thorne Cup playoffs last week in El Paso, winning the cup by defeating their opponents...

NM Governor working to create rural area Veterans' cemeteries

New Mexico Governor Susana Martinez is working on a plan to create cemeteries for rural area veterans.

Volunteers give back to the Salvation Army

A group of employees gave a helping hand to a local organization that gives to those in need year round. Forty employees from Johnson & Johnson gave the Salvation Army a new look today.

Boy Named Lou wins $50,000 Getaway Stakes

Boy Named Lou picked a lucrative time to break his maiden by unleashing a wire to wire score in the $50,000 Getaway Stakes racing 870 yards at Sunland Park Racetrack and Casino on closing day Tuesday.

$200 resident parking fee near ballpark put on hold

El Paso City Council is now backtracking on a plan to charge some residents living near the downtown ballpark to pay to park in front of their own homes.