Las Cruces

Portions of US 70 will be closed next week

The District One office for the New Mexico Department of Transportation (NMDOT) with Smith and Aguirre Construction continue with the project development of the concrete wall barrier, lighting, and placement of a large digital message board.

PREVIEW: New Mexico HS varsity football

Centennial – The Centennial Hawks will look to defend their first District 3-4A title this season and return a good group of young prospects and should have one of the biggest and most talented offensive lines in the stat

PREVIEW: NMSU Football

Quick now. Tell me the schools in New Mexico State’s new conference. If that’s too hard, then just tell me the name of the conference. Thought so.

LCPD: Armed robbers strike NMSU area sandwich shop

Las Cruces Police are investigating another armed robbery, this time, the robbery happened at a Jimmy John's sandwich shop on University Avenue around 2 a.m. Thursday morning.

Dona Ana County man allegedly stabs girlfriend while under the influence of spice

Dona Ana County Sheriff's arrested a man they allege was under the influence of spice when he stabbed his girlfriend multiple times in a home on the east mesa Tuesday night.

Las Cruces Police looking for pair of armed robbery suspects

Las Cruces Police are investigating an armed robbery at a Pic Quick store on Missouri Ave. late Tuesday night.

NMSU’s new Pete V. Domenici Hall sets grand opening on Sept.17

Construction crews are putting the finishing touches on New Mexico State University’s newest building, Pete V. Domenici Hall, and a grand opening reception is slated for next month.

NMSU Police Department to celebrate K-9 with retirement ceremony

The New Mexico State University Police Department is hosting a retirement ceremony at 3:30 p.m. today at the department’s headquarters to honor K-9 officer Raven.

Traffic advisory on I-10W/Avenida de Mesilla

The New Mexico Department of Transportation (NMDOT) District One office is assisting law enforcement with traffic control on I-10 mile marker 140/Avenida de Mesilla exit.

Las Cruces woman charged with vehicle embezzlement, escaping police

A woman suspected of embezzling a vehicle from a friend attempted to escape police custody on Monday morning.

Young Park robbery suspects arrested

Las Cruces Police arrested two men suspected of armed robbery late on Sunday evening near Young Park.

NMSU events: August 22- September 5

BARNES AND NOBLE OPEN MIC NIGHTS Barnes & Noble at NMSU will continue the popular Open Mic performances from 5 to 7 p.m. Fridays.

Las Cruces Crime Stoppers need help solving a 6-year-old cold case

In the six years since 72-year-old James Francis Wilson was found brutally bludgeoned to death inside his own home, Las Cruces law enforcement officials have failed to bring his murderer to justice.

Mayor Miyagishima striving to end Veteran homelessness

Mayor Ken Miyagishima has joined First Lady Michelle Obama in committing to end veteran homelessness in Las Cruces by the end of 2015.

Parents push for new athletic policies after lightning injures six at Picacho football practice

Hunter Keffer, 13, remained hospitalized in critical condition Tuesday night, after he and five others were struck by lightning during football practice at Picacho Middle School in Las Cruces the previous evening.