Las Cruces

Lawsuit filed against DASO for release of records in Dona Ana home invasion

A lawsuit has been filed against the Dona Ana County Sheriff's Department for the release of records in the deadly New Year's home invasion Dona Ana.

Las Cruces Judge reappointed to NM Supreme Court

The New Mexico Supreme Court has reappointed Las Cruces Municipal Court Presiding Judge Melissa Miller-Byrnes to the New Mexico Municipal Judge Advisory Committee. Miller-Byrnes has been Presiding Municipal Court Judge since 1999.

Doña Ana County Clerk Lynn Ellins pays off legal bills, donates remaining $1,307 balance

Doña Ana County Clerk Lynn Ellins has donated $1,307.98 to the New Mexico Unites for Marriage Coalition after paying off legal bills associated with defending a lawsuit brought about by Republican lawmakers in the state of New Mexico cha

Memorial services held Thursday for slain suspect in Dona Ana home invasion

Funeral services for Sal "Chico" Garces were held Thursday afternoon for the 25-year-old man allegedly involved in the New Year's home invasion of MMA fighter Joe Torrez in Dona Ana.

NM leaders send letter to Obama asking for national monument

The New Mexico Green Chamber of Commerce, along with business leaders in Doña Ana County and from across New Mexico, have penned a letter to President Barack Obama, asking the President to use the powers granted him by the Antiquities Ac

NMSU named to U.S. News & World Report list for 2014 Best Online Programs

New Mexico State University has been ranked as one of the 2014 Best Online Education Programs according to U.S. News & World Report for the second consecutive year.

Two more arrests in home invasion against MMA fighter

Deputies made two more arrests Tuesday in connection to a deadly New Year's Day home invasion in Doña Ana County.

Charges possible for homeowner in deadly Dona Ana home invasion

Charges against the homeowner in the New Year's home invasion in Dona Ana that resulted in the death of a 25-year-old man could still be pending, but the district attorney said he needs all the facts before filing charges.

Third suspect arrested in MMA home invasion case

Doña Ana County officials say they have arrested a third suspect in the New Year's Day home invasion incident that ended with the death of one of the alleged burglars.

Proposed New Mexico law to ban electronic cigarettes for minors

Damon Mabry blew a large white cloud of vapor up into the air, which six months ago would have been cigarette smoke.

Las Cruces opposes reclassification of Spaceport America tax dollars

The City of Las Cruces passed a resolution Monday opposing the reclassification of sales tax money from Spaceport America.

Biggest Loser contestants coming to Las Cruces

The Biggest Loser RunWalk is hosting a Half Marathon/5K, and a 1 Mile Kids Fun Run in Las Cruces, New Mexico on January 26, 2014.

Las Cruces sobriety checkpoints set for January

The Las Cruces Police Department has scheduled at least two sobriety checkpoints and five saturation patrols for January.

One dead, one injured, two behind bars in Las Cruces area home invasion

A group of men forced their way into a home in Doña Ana County during the early hours of New Year’s Day, ultimately leaving one of them dead, one in the hospital and two behind bars.

Las Cruces artist donates 41 pieces of art work

Las Cruces artist Joyce T. Macrorie has donated 41 original works in oil and acrylic to the Permanent Collection of the Doña Ana County Government Center.