Las Cruces

Amigo Airsho back in action at new venue

After taking a year off, and finding a new home, the Amigo Airsho is back in action. "It was amazing, it was really awesome. I loved every bit of it," said fan Debby Melendez.

NM Press Association Foundation grant expands NMSU journalism project

Blending high tech and old school, New Mexico State University’s journalism department and the more than a century old New Mexico Press Association are partnering to help students and working professionals expand their skills.

Driver flees police, leaves girlfriend and two children behind

A Las Cruces motorist was arrested Thursday afternoon after a relatively minor traffic stop led police to make an unusual arrest.

Criminal Complaint: Santa Fe Deputy was on phone with girlfriend as he fired at fellow deputy

EDITOR'S NOTE: An earlier version of this story identified Tai Chan's friend as a Las Cruces Police Officer.

LCFD extinguishes fire in two-story apartment Tuesday evening

Swift thinking by Las Cruces Firefighters helped prevent a fire from spreading at a two-story apartment Tuesday evening.

UPDATE: Deputy charged with murder after shooting fellow deputy

The Santa Fe County Sheriff's Deputy suspected of shooting and killing a fellow deputy early Tuesday morning has been charged with an open count of murder.

Las Cruces inmate sentenced for killing fellow inmate

A Las Cruces murderer got 26 more years tacked onto his sentence for killing a fellow inmate. Dominic Montoya was found guilty by a jury back in June of this year over the murder of Adam Avalos in 2006.  

Two arrested in connection with weekend armed robbery

The man suspected of committing the October 9 armed robbery that resulted in a SWAT callout and temporary closure of a portion of Amador Avenue was arrested Saturday evening.

Las Cruces moving forward with $10.10 minimum wage, for now

Las Cruces City Council decided Monday to stay the course on a plan to push the city's minimum wage past $10 per hour.

Free Glow Sticks Available for Kids on Halloween

As part of the Las Cruces Fire Department’s effort to ensure that children have a safe Halloween, firefighters are offering free glow sticks for kids who will be trick-or-treating.

Intel hosts Aggie Innovation Design Challenge at NMSU

Twenty-one engineering students from New Mexico State University participated in a recent Aggie Innovation Design Challenge sponsored by Intel Corp.

UPDATE: Reward doubles in LCHS construction site burglary

UPDATE: Wooten Construction, the company responsible for the renovation of Las Cruces High School has just upped the ante in an attempt to identify the people responsible for stealing $35,000 worth of construction equipment from a construction

'Rescued By Wine' to benefit local rescue dogs

Cherished K9 All Breed Dog Rescue is partnering with Amero Winery for "Rescued by Wine" on Saturday, November 1st.

MISSING: Las Cruces Police need help locating missing 20-year-old

Las Cruces Police are asking the community for help locating a missing 20-year-old who went missing from his home in north Las Cruces Monday morning.

Las Cruces Police issues 72 citations in less than 3 hours

In less than 3 hours the Las Cruces Police and New Mexico Police issued 72 citations. It happened this morning during a special traffic operation along Elks Drive.