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NMSU celebrates Earth Day

Though Earth Day is officially April 22, New Mexico State University has been celebrating the preservation of the planet throughout most of the month.

Former Austin High principal officially resigns amid cheating allegations

Former Austin High School principal Dr. John Tanner has resigned with the El Paso Independent School District, his lawyer confirmed Thursday.

City wants El Pasoans to plan ahead and expect delays for Chihuahuas opening day

The El Paso Department of Transportation (EPDot) is now urging citizens to plan ahead and expect delays on Opening Day for the El Paso Chihuahuas, April 28, 2014.

TRAFFIC ALERT: Crash at I-10 East at Zaragoza

UPDATE: TxDot reopened all lanes of traffic at approximately 4:40 p.m. Two people were taken from the scene to Del Sol Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries. EARLIER:

El Paso Chihuahuas prepare fans for game days

There won’t ever be a spring like this one at Southwest University Park. Since the calendars were flipped to read 2014, there have been milestone moments at the construction site on a regular basis.

EPPD confirms man who escaped custody has been captured

The man who escaped El Paso Police custody early Wednesday morning has been identified as 23-year-old Ismael Valdez of the 300 block of Cebada in El Paso.

Dynamic Women 2 Women networking event

The Women’s Business Border Center (a joint partnership with the El Paso Hispanic Chamber of Commerce & the U.S. Small Business Administration) invites you to participate in this month’s Dynamic Women H2O Women.

Traffic Alert: I-10 Westbound at Paisano

A crash on the right shoulder of I-10 at the Paisano exit is backing up traffic to Geronimo at this hour. Crews are working to clear the scene, but motorists should expect significant backups in the immediate area.

Judge denies relief for El Paso abortion clinic

A federal judge on Wednesday denied an El Paso abortion clinic temporary relief from a new state requirement that physicians who provide abortions obtain admitting privileges at a hospital within 30 miles of an abortion facility.

This salute goes out to SSG Porfirio Bernal

Thursday's Service Salute was sent in by Selina Bernal. She said she wanted to honor her amazing husband, Staff Sergeant Porfirio Bernal. He is currently stationed in Afghanistan on his fourth tour.

Tons of events for the whole family to enjoy!

THURSDAY - SUNDAY Sesame Street Live: Make a New Friend April 17 - April 20 Abraham Chavez Theatre Tickets: Plaza Theatre Box Office & Ticketmaster

Police investigate stabbing in Northeast El Paso

El Paso Police are investigating a stabbing in Northeast El Paso that sent on man to the hospital. It happened Wednesday around 9 p.m. on Hondo Pass and Diana, near a church.

TRAFFIC ALERT: All lanes now open near Vinton, east

UPDATE: All lanes of freeway are back open near I-10, east, before Los Mochis after a rollover crash in the area.   ORIGINAL STORY:

Declining enrollment and budget shortfalls differ for EPISD, YISD

The El Paso Independent School District is seeing a $12 million-dollar budget shortfall after seeing declining enrollment over the last two years. But they're not the only large local school district to lose students.

Pasodale Elementary parents question "inappropriate" homework assignment

Many parents are scratching their heads over a 4th grade homework assignment handed out on Tuesday but not because they can't understand it.