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Socorro pushing for dams and concrete lining to reduce flooding

The city of Socorro is consistently one of the hardest hit areas during monsoon season in the Borderland and plans to line areas north of the I-10 freeway with concrete barriers in order to protect residents from flooding.

KTSM signal temporarily weakened due to power outage

KTSM experienced a power disruption to its mountain transmitter overnight Friday.

Proposed rules would allow alcohol at Texas gun shows

The Texas agency that regulates alcohol sales is considering a rule change that would allow alcohol to be served at gun shows, as long as all the guns are disabled and there is no live ammunition on the premises.

Far East residents building dirt levees to protect homes from flooding

As El Paso prepares for more storms and potential flooding Friday night, residents are coming up with new ways to protect their homes that don't involve sandbags - which some complained were bursting in their yards, becoming breeding ground

'Guardians of the Galaxy' is out of this world

[Editor's Note: Felipa Solis' film reviews appear special to NewsChannel 9]

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles misses the mark

You can't help but remember the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, those fabulous reptiles who fought crime and were so cool in the '80's and '90's. Raphael, Donatello, Leonardo, and Michelangelo...

Oklahoma man convicted of assaulting autistic boy arrested in El Paso

A wanted sex offender from Oklahoma was arrested in El Paso Thursday evening after failing to register as a sex offender and failure to appear on an original charge of lewd molestation and indecent proposal to a child.

1-10 closure forces Sun Metro to detour

Due to the complete closure of Interstate-10, Sun Metro will be required to detour Routes 18, 42 and 59 beginning at 5 am this Sunday, August 10. This detour will be in effect until 6 am Monday, August 11.

Tip leads to arrest of 'Most Wanted' man inside west El Paso bar

A 22-year-old El Paso man was arrested inside of a popular west El Paso bar early Friday morning after a tip led investigators to him.

Easy way to cook light summer meals

Friday morning on NewsChannel 9 Today, Mike Welhouse from the Texas Roadhouse cooked up some yummy summer treats.

Affidavit: Catholic diocese employee admits to child porn

An affidavit alleges an El Paso Catholic Diocese employee and school board member admitted to downloading child porn.

Wiz Khalifa's attorney claimed rapper never received notice to appear in court

Rapper Wiz Khalifa is wanted in El Paso - and not for his music. But his new attorney says it's all a big mistake.

Man arrested for allegedly tattooing teenage girl

An El Paso man was arrested and charged with tattooing a 16-year-old girl in his home without a license to operate a tattoo shop.

YISD Back to School Rally to giveaway 2,500 backpacks

For the fifth year in a row, the Ysleta Independent School District is lending a much-needed helping hand to El Paso-area families.

Mom charged in connection with hot car toddler death

Investigators with El Paso Police Department's Crimes Against Persons unit have arrested and charged the mother of a toddler that was found unresponsive after being left in an east El Paso car on July 6.