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NMSU hosts workforce development summit

New Mexico State University’s School of Social Work prepares social workers for the reality of possible complexities in their chosen profession. Social workers are often advocates for children or chronically ill patients.

LCPD: Man charged with sexually assaulting relative

Las Cruces Police arrested a man suspected of forcing an adult relative to submit to sexual intercourse. Oscar Chavira, 45, is charged with one count each of criminal sexual penetration and battery against a household member.

Las Cruces woman charged with threatening to run over girlfriend

A woman suspected of threatening to run over her girlfriend was arrested Sunday by Las Cruces Police. Vanessa Flores, 44, of the 1300 block of Magoffin Place, is charged with one count of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.

Las Cruces woman charged with stabbing, restraining boyfriend

A 44-year-old Las Cruces woman was arrested Sunday morning after she allegedly beat and held her boyfriend against his will in their apartment.

Police identify people involved in apparent murder-suicide in Las Cruces

Las Cruces Police have identified the two people involved in the apparent murder-suicide Monday afternoon in an apartment complex on Sexton St.

WWE returns to Las Cruces

WWE LIVE will make a stop at the Las Cruces Pan American Center Saturday, June 7 at 7:30pm.

NMSU Fire Department receives high marks on report card

The New Mexico State University Fire Department ranks in the top of the class.

Parent Engagement Program celebrates 313 graduates

The LCPS Institute for Parent Engagement (IPE) celebrated another successful graduation on Friday, March 21, 2014, as 313 Las Cruces Public Schools parents proudly accepted their certificates of completion and graduation.

Dona Ana County man suspected of stealing tools turns himself in

A 43-year-old man from Las Cruces who was accused of stealing tools from a residence where he was working with a landscaping crew.

Southern New Mexico vineyards doing better than most during drought

The severe drought in the Southwest shows no end in sight, but some Borderland farmers are doing their best to fight the lack of rain.

Second Woman Charged with Selling Stolen Property

A second woman suspected of advertising and selling stolen property on a Facebook group has been arrested.

79-year-old man hit, killed walking to Las Cruces hotel from nearby restaurant

A 79-year-old man was hit and killed while walking to a Las Cruces hotel from a nearby restaurant shortly after 8 p.m. Thursday evening.

NMSU to offer beef quality assurance training

New Mexico State University’s Luna County Cooperative Extension Service office will host a free livestock producer workshop and Beef Quality Assurance Training/Certification program at 1 p.m.

Warrant issued for Dona Ana County man accused of stealing tools

Dona Ana County Sheriff's Deputies obtained a warrant for a 43-year-old man who is accused of stealing tools from a home in the 4200 block of Escondido in Dona Ana County.

Burglary suspect sold property using Facebook

Police arrested a Dona Ana County woman suspected of burglarizing at least two homes and selling stolen property on a popular social networking site.