El Paso

AIGA El Paso announces chapter launch, free inaugural exhibition

AIGA El Paso is pleased to announce their official chapter launch event, Eye Opener, happening Thursday, March 26, from 6 - 9 p.m. at The Station, 500 W. Overland, Ste. 250.

'Manhattan Heights Rapist' set to be sentenced in court

The so-called 'Manhattan Heights Rapist,' Arturo Valtierra Payan will be sentenced Monday in court after pleading guilty to three open counts of aggravated sexual assault in a second rape case.

City, contractor point fingers over stalled Northeast park project

A park dispute between the City of El Paso and a local contractor has both sides pointing fingers at one another. It all has to do with the new six-acre Barron Park in Northeast El Paso, located next to Barron Elementary School.

Services set for El Paso officer killed in funeral procession

Services have been set for the El Paso Police officer killed this week while assisting a funeral procession while off-duty in East El Paso.

TRAFFIC ALERT: Lanes blocked along I-10 West in West El Paso

UPDATE: Traffic is back to normal. Original: Several lanes appeared to blocked along I-10 West at the Resler Exit late Sunday night.

18-wheelers to be diverted to Bridge of the Americas

Starting Monday, hundreds of 18-wheelers will be crossing into El Paso from Juarez through the Bridge of the Americas. This is because 18-wheelers that usually use the Zaragoza International Bridge are being diverted to BOTA.

Favorite Firing Line takes top place at Sunland Derby

Victory doesn't come much easier than it did for Firing Line and jockey Gary Stevens on Sunday afternoon, winners of the 13th running of the $800,000 Sunland Derby.

Cielo Vista Mall holds Easter event for special needs children

Children with special needs in the Sun City got to meet a very special character ahead of easter sunday. Cielo Vista Mall held the Caring Bunny Experience today in East El Paso.

El Paso program uses sports to help improve the future of students

Using sports to make sure kids stay in school and stay out of trouble.

Segundo Barrio Festival brings families together

Today's cloudy weather didn't stop area families from enjoying themselves in El Paso's Segundo Barrio. The Lydia Patterson Institute hosted the Annual Segundo Barrio Festival today in South El Paso.

Search for ex-LAPD rookie expands to Juárez

The search for a rookie Los Angeles Police Department officer suspected of homicide has expanded into an international manhunt, focused on El Paso and now Ciudad Juárez.

TRAFFIC ALERT: Backup on I-10 West in East El Paso

UPDATE: Traffic is back to normal. ORIGINAL: Traffic was backing up following a collision along I-10 West near the Lee Trevino ramp Saturday afternoon.

Arrest affidavit: accused agent carried on relationship with minor for months

An El Paso Border Patrol agent accused of sexually assaulting an underage girl reportedly carried on a sexual relationship with the 15 year-old for several months.

TRAFFIC ALERT: 2 collisions cause major delays at I-10 & Transmountain

Two separate collisions brought traffic to a halt along I-10 West near the Transmountain exit late Friday night.

'Glee' star in El Paso to promote GiGi's Playhouse

The Sun City is full of 'Glee.'