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Counseling available for employees, volunteers, veterans following El Paso VA shooting

During a press conference Wednesday, Acting Director of the El Paso Veterans Administration, Peter Dancy, said one of his top concerns is the mental health of workers at the VA, and making sure they get the help they need.

El Paso VA at WBAMC to open Friday afternoon

The Veterans Administration announced that the VA Clinic at William Beaumont Army Medical Center will reopen for patient care on Friday afternoon for the first time since Tuesday's deadly shooting.

DPS tips when driving in hazardous conditions

The Texas Department of Public Safety wants you to keep some tips in mind when driving in possible hazardous conditions.

FBI: Shooter was ex-VA employee, had threatened slain doctor before

The gunman who shot and killed a psychologist at the Fort Bliss VA clinic on Tuesday was an ex-employee who had previously threatened the doctor, according to the FBI.

Catholic volunteers team up with Sheriff's Office to hand out coats for children

Hundreds of the neediest children in the Borderland are getting a little relief from the cold thanks to the El Paso County Sheriff's Office and a catholic community group.

11 schools could consolidate following facilities report results

Nearly a dozen schools could be consolidated in the Ysleta Independent School District, a recommendation made Wednesday following an independent study of their facilities and enrollment done by the Jacobs Engineering Group.

Local law enforcement and community group give coats to needy children

Hundreds of the neediest children in the borderland are getting a little relief from the cold thanks to the Sheriff's Office and a Catholic community group.

AJ Preller to highlight Chihuahuas inaugural winter banquet

AJ Preller, the General Manager for the San Diego Padres, has been added to the Chihuahuas Inaugural Winter Banquet program.

Craze Yogurt teams up with EP Diabetes Association for fundraiser

Many people swear off sweets for the new year, but here’s a good reason to budge: Craze Yogurt has teamed up with the El Paso Diabetes Association for a fundraiser.

FBI identifies doctor, shooter killed in VA clinic shooting

UPDATE: (Wednesday, January 1)

Woman dies after being thrown or pushed out of truck on Transmountain Rd

El Paso County Sheriff's Deputies are investigating a deadly incident along Transmountain Road Tuesday night.

Recycling day? You may want to think twice today

With heavy winds anticipated for the borderland in the coming days, the City of El Paso Environmental Services Department (ESD) would like to remind residents not to place blue recycling bins out for collection if they are less than half full.<

Several dogs rescued in vacant house fire

Several dogs were rescued after a home caught fire overnight in South Central El Paso. The blaze broke out before midnight Wednesday at a house on the 400 block of Glenwood.

El Pasoans join protest against visit by Mexican president to D.C.

Tuesday’s visit to the White House by Mexican president Enrique Peña Nieto sparked protests throughout the U.S.

El Paso area officials release statements on VA shooting

Officials from El Paso, Fort Bliss and the country have begun releasing statements regarding today's deadly shooting at El Paso's VA Clinic at WBAMC. Below is a list of all statements provided to NewsChannel 9.