El Paso

Volunteers needed in city cleanup this weekend

The City of El Paso Environmental Services Dept. is encouraging locals to get out into the community and help clean up the hundreds of thousands of pounds of trash that litter the Sun City each year.

Local museum wants your junk

One local museum wants your junk. You heard right.

Congressman still seeking answers in Garcia early release

Congressman Beto O'Rourke is still trying to get an explanation from the the U.S.

EPFD responding to large brush fire across from El Paso High

Update: As of 5:43, a spokesman with the El Paso Fire Department says that the brush fire is under control and fire crews are beginning to pickup and are controlling hot spots in the area. Earlier:

City of El Paso approves $10 million Funding Swap

A combined ten million dollar effort to improve pedestrian roadways and bridges in Central El Paso is approved Tuesday but not before sharp debate in city council.

Stanton begins final contract with El Paso Firemen & Policemen’s Pension Fund

After 13 years of service to the El Paso Firemen & Policemen’s Pension Fund, Executive Director Robert J. Stanton will leave the Fund when his new contract expires in October 2015.

Former UTEP student to inspire others to dream big

Sonny Melendrez sees himself as a cheerleader of life. He believes that it doesn’t matter where you come from, you can do anything.

Las Cruces prescription drug take-back is Saturday

The Drug Enforcement Agency’s National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day is Saturday with nine locations around Las Cruces where unused pills and medications can safely be discarded.

City Council proclaims Tuesday as 'Ruben Salazar Day'

Tuesday, the El Paso City Council recognized April 22, 2014 as “Ruben Salazar Day.” Today’s proclamation marks the first time that El Paso has recognized Ruben Salazar for his contributions and significance to our city, our co

Police apprehend suspect in overnight stabbing

El Paso Police have arrested a 24-year-old man in connection with an overnight stabbing that sent a 22-year-old man to the hospital with life-threatening injuries Tuesday morning.

National honors for EPCC student

El Paso Community College (EPCC) student, Fernando Rodriguez, was selected as a National Distinguished Chapter Member by the Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society. Only 30 students were chosen out of 150 nationwide.

City of El Paso to honor slain El Paso journalist, approve $10 million road project

El Paso City Council is expected to declare April 22nd as 'Ruben Salazar Day.' Salazar was a Mexican-American journalist from El Paso, who paved the way for future Hispanic journalists and Chicano American issues.

'No More' Rally highlights unreported Sexual Assault Cases in El Paso County

Every year, 200 victims of sexual assault come forward to report the crime to the El Paso District Attorney's office but they say, that number could be much higher.

El Paso dentist to reward good deed with new iPad

An area dentist is trying to recognize all of the best kids in El Paso by offering a free, brand new iPad to a lucky kid.

Mineola church deacon arrested, connected to 1981 homicide

The U.S. Marshals Service arrested a Pennsylvania fugitive in East Texas who was wanted for more than 30 years on a 1981 murder charge.