El Paso

Weekend Road Closures: I-10, downtown bridges and Paisano

Drivers through Downtown El Paso will encounter multiple road closures this weekend, beginning Friday evening on Paisano.

I-10 closure forces Sun Metro detour, bus service delays expected

Due to the complete closure of Interstate-10 by the Texas Department of Transportation, Sun Metro will be required to detour routes 10, 11, 14, 15, 34, 35, 36 and 50 beginning at 6 p.m. Sunday, September 28.

On the Border, military gear inspires mixed reactions

A federal program that transfers surplus military equipment to local communities — and is under review by the Obama administration — is drawing mixed reactions from border officials whose regions have benefited from the initiative.<

Seventeen arrests netted in cargo theft ring

More than a dozen people are arrested in a sting that involved alleged Barrio Azteca gang members.

Special Olympics fundraising dinner to feature well-known ventriloquist

The 10th Annual Extravaganza Gala, benefiting more than 2,000 Special Olympics Texas athletes in the El Paso area, welcomes ventriloquist Ronn Lucas to perform his one-man show, "Double Talk", on Friday, September 26 at the Wyndham El

UTEP Soccer Starts League Play

The UTEP soccer team will open its 10-game Conference USA slate by playing at Middle Tennessee (6 p.m. MT Friday) and at UAB (11 a.m. MT Sunday).

First round of TB test results in El Paso negative, New Mexico results pending

The El Paso Department of Public Health released the first set of tuberculosis test results after a potential exposure at Providence Memorial Hospital.

National Drug Take Back Day throughout the Borderland

Multiple law enforcement agencies throughout the Borderland, along with the  Drug Enforcement Agency are teaming up to allow the public the opportunity to safely return all unused medications this weekend.

Gang Unit charges seven with organized activity in Northeast El Paso

El Paso Police arrested five teenagers and two 20-year-olds in connection to an aggravated assault that happened earlier in September in Northeast El Paso.

SISD Father-Son Conference at Montwood High

The Socorro Independent School District will host its fifth annual districtwide father-son conference from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sept. 27 at Montwood High School, 12000 Montwood Dr.

Yucca Park expansion project ribbon cutting ceremony

City Council Representative Lily Limón will host a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for the Yucca Park Expansion, 7975 Willamette Ave. at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, October 2, 2014. 

Wiz Khalifa, rapper arrested in El Paso, files for divorce

 "Irreconcilable differences" claim another fairy tale Hollywood marriage as Amber Rose files for divorce from Wiz Khalifa.

Lower Valley elementary school receives grant

A Lower Valley school receives a grant for supporting youth literacy.

UTEP, El Paso Health Dept., CDC work to create mosquito-borne emergency response plan

Officials from UTEP, the El Paso Health Department and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, along with other institutions gathered in El Paso Wednesday to create an emergency response plan for mosquito borne illnesses including West

'Chalk the Museum' event Oct. 11

El Paso Museum of Art announces the Chalk the Museum even on Saturday, October 11th.