Friday, October 17, 2014 - 11:31am

Las Cruces

Las Cruces duplex fire under investigation

The Las Cruces Fire Department is investigating an early morning duplex fire.  It happened about 2:00 a.m. Saturday in the 1100 block of Willow St.

Free Comic Book Day

Comic book lovers how does a free comic book sound? You'll have a chance to get one because tomorrow is Worldwide Free Comic Book Day.

Vehicular homicide charge against Dona Ana County Sheriff's Deputy 'not an option'

Natividad Nunez was walking along State Road 192 in Mesquite, NM at approximately 8:00 pm on Tuesday, April 1 when she was hit by a driver who was allegedly driving 114 MPH along the quiet stretch of road.

Family of alleged victim has "lost faith" in DA's office

A Las Cruces family has lost "faith" in the Doña Ana District Attorney's office, after they say they were never informed a former theater arts teacher was released from jail with an unsecured bond.

Las Cruces Crime Stoppers seeks suspect who passed counterfeit $20 bills

Las Cruces Crime Stoppers is offering a $1,000 reward for information that helps identify the man suspected of passing counterfeit $20 bills at several businesses in April.

Community invited to discussion on teaching students in poverty

The community is invited to a free discussion with educator and social justice advocate Paul Gorski on teaching students in poverty from 1 to 3:30 p.m. Saturday, May 17, at New Mexico State University’s O’Donnell Hall Room 111.

Nephew turns in uncle after burglary spree

An Anthony man was arrested late Friday night by Doña Ana County Sheriff's Investigators following a string of burglaries the man allegedly committed just hours after being discharged from a Las Cruces area hospital.

Former Centennial H.S. teacher accused of molesting student released by court order

A former Centennial High School theater arts teacher was released from jail Tuesday after an agreement between his defense attorney and prosecuting attorney was approved by a magistrate judge, confirms the Third Judicial District Attorney's

Early voting starts May 6 at Government Center

The Doña Ana County Bureau of Elections has announced that early voting in advance of the June 3 Primary Elections will begin Tuesday, May 6, at the Doña Ana County Government Center, with additional sites to open later in the mon

Centennial HS teacher arrested for illegal contact with student

A Centennial High School theater arts teacher was arrested and charged with having inappropriate sexual contact with a student on Tuesday.

Las Cruces armed robbery suspects arrested

Las Cruces Police arrested two men suspected of a residential armed robbery early Saturday morning.

Las Cruces mother charged with child abuse

A woman suspected of cruelly punishing her two children was arrested Friday on child abuse charges. Cynthia R. Mora, 30, is charged with two counts of negligent child abuse.

NMSU ASME students take third place at competition

New Mexico State University’s American Society of Mechanical Engineers took third place in the regional ASME Student Design Competition in Lubbock, Texas, on April 4.

Las Cruces building fire under investigation

Firefighters responded to a commercial building fire in Las Cruces Saturday afternoon.

NMSU concrete canoe team takes second place at regional competition, advances to nationals

The New Mexico State University College of Engineering Concrete Canoe Team placed second behind first place Utah State at the American Society of Civil Engineers Regional Conference in Fort Collins, Colo., earlier this month.