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NMSU to fill in Lottery Scholarship gaps

New Mexico State University announced Thursday that they will be committing close to $250,000 to try and make up for a shortfall in the New Mexi

FOUND: Woman reported missing by ex-husband located in Las Cruces

UPDATE: Starla Renea Cherryhomes, the 49-year-old woman whose ex-husband reported her missing, was located Thursday afternoon in Las Cruces and appears to be in good condition.

UPDATE: Charges filed against grandmother of 11-month-old Las Cruces boy

Las Cruces Police have charged the 57-year-old grandmother of an 11-month-old Las Cruces boy with intentional child abuse in the ongoing investigation involving a father who was arrested on meth charges inside a feces-infested home earlier this

NMSU commemorates Black History Month with several events

New Mexico State University will celebrate Black History Month with a number of events scheduled throughout the month of February.

Lawyer wants test of 'powdery substance' found in deceased deputy's wallet

The lawyer for a former Santa Fe County deputy accused of killing a fellow deputy is requesting a test of a "white powdery substance" found in the deceased deputy's wallet, and has raised questions about the police's investiga

Las Cruces shooting suspect taken into custody

The 17-year-old man accused of shooting and critically injuring his neighbor inside a Las Cruces trailer park on January 15, was detained at the U.S - Mexico border crossing on Monday.

Man electrocuted while pruning pecan trees identified by authorities

UPDATE: Dona Ana County Sheriff's invesitgators have identified the man electrocuted while trimming pecan trees Monday afternoon as 76-year-old Freddy Covington.

Las Cruces tattoo artist charged with stabbing teen customer with broken bottle

Las Cruces Police have arrested an area tattoo artist after he allegedly got into a fight with a customer and stabbed him with a glass bottle.

Doña Ana Community College $20 million bond proposal

Press release from the Doña Ana Community College:

Elderly man reported missing in Anthony

Doña Ana County Sheriff’s deputies are asking the public for help in locating an Anthony, NM man who has been missing since Friday afternoon.

Las Cruces man convicted in beating death trial

Guilty. That was the verdict handed down Friday by a Las Cruces jury to a man accused of beating another man to death with a baseball bat.

Museum letting public view closed off collection Sunday

One Borderland museum is opening it's private doors and giving the public the chance to see all of their artifacts not on display - some of which have never been seen in p

People take advantage of the snow day in Las Cruces

 We don't get snow often in the Borderland, but when we do, people sure do take advantage of it

NMSU students part of competition to launch their own satellite into space

College students from all over America are getting a chance to design a satellite that may launch into space from Kirtland Air Force Base – if they can design the best one.

Restoring a forgotten African American cemetery in Las Cruces

The NAACP is asking Borderland residents to honor Martin Luther King. Jr. - through action and it's all happening at a cemetery that most people don't even know exists.