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NMSU's Hougland brings horticultural knowledge to northern pueblos

Working for New Mexico State University at the Sustainable Agriculture Science Center at Alcalde is fulfilling two of Tory Hougland’s career desires – working at the science center and helping people learn about sustainable agricult

NMSU will offer classes at Fort Bliss this fall

Beginning in fall 2014, New Mexico State University will offer two courses at Fort Bliss. Both classes are in the College of Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences and are eight-week mini-semesters.

NMSU STEM Outreach Center expands summer camps and locations

After the fairy godmother’s work is complete, how does Cinderella get to the ball?

Las Cruces host back-to-school immunization clinics

The New Mexico Department of Health’s Las Cruces Central Public Health Office will be hosting back-to-school immunization clinics at the Cineport 10 Movie Theater in the Mesilla Valley Mall, 700 S. Telshor Blvd on the following dates:

Hawks nesting on NMSU campus pose no threat

A family of Swainson’s hawks have taken a liking to New Mexico State University, nesting near Rentfrow Gymnasium and stirring up concern as a potential threat to the campus.

LCPD alerts residents on scam telephone calls

The Las Cruces Police Department (LCPD) has received at least one report that a perpetrator is calling local residents claiming to be an officer from LCPD and demanded money or credit information in exchange for avoiding arrest.

Couple charged with attempted murder after Las Cruces car chase

An ongoing dispute between two parties led to a Wednesday evening vehicle chase with gunshots fired and the arrest of a couple on attempted murder charges.

NMSU hosts Aggie Welcome and Orientation Week

With the start of fall classes less than two weeks away, New Mexico State University will host a variety of events during Aggie Welcome and Orientation week to introduce students to campus life.

NMSU School of Nursing to host White Coat Ceremony

The New Mexico State University School of Nursing is one of only 100 schools to be selected to host a White Coat Ceremony.

Federal jury rules in favor of LCPD officers

A jury on Wednesday ruled in favor of two Las Cruces Police officers in a federal lawsuit filed by a man arrested in 2010.

Las Cruces Fire Department hazmat team places second at annual challenge

The Las Cruces Fire Department Hazardous Materials Response Team (HMRT) placed second in the Overall Division after competing last week in the 18th Annual Los Alamos National Laboratories Hazmat Challenge.

Expect delays at Roadrunner Parkway in Las Cruces

Roadrunner Parkway will have shoulder work on the northbound lane near Camino Coyote on Friday, August 8. Motorists wanting to avoid possible delays should seek alternate routes.

UPDATE: PAL Boxing Center reopens

A Las Cruces boxing center that helps troubled teens reopened on Wednesday.

Pair of Las Cruces men arrested after fleeing police

For the second time in under a week, Las Cruces Police arrested a pair of men after responding to an unrelated call.

Las Cruces Chilitos armed robbery suspects sought

Las Cruces Crime Stoppers is offering a $1,000 reward for information that helps identify the two armed suspects who threatened customers of a popular restaurant and held up the business last November.