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New Mexico State and Oklahoma State reach agreement on NMSU’s use of the Classic Aggie

New Mexico State University and Oklahoma State University today announced they have signed a licensing agreement allowing NMSU to continue using the Classic Aggie image on a limited number of materials.

NMSU’s doctorate in nursing practice program receives national accreditation

New Mexico State University’s doctorate in nursing practice in the College of Health and Social Services’ School of Nursing received national accreditation for five years from the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education.

WWE plans first show of 2015 in Las Cruces

Westling fans, unite! The WWE will return to the Pan American Center for their first show of the year on January 30, 2015 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets will go on sale this Friday, December 5, 2014.

Implementation of Las Cruces minimum wage hike to be delayed

Las Cruces city council Monday decided to delay full implementation of its new minimum wage ordinance by two years.

Doña Ana Commissioners to consider eliminating 3 paid holidays for county employees

Three paid holidays are on the chopping block for Doña Ana County employees.  About 850 Doña Ana County employees could have to show up to work on the day after Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, and New Year's Eve starting in

NMSU international hospitality pilot program concludes in December

Since late April, New Mexico State University has hosted 14 high school graduates from Ecuador as part of a pilot project to teach the students English and the hospitality industry.

NMSU helps minority students succeed

A program designed to impact minority college students in New Mexico is celebrating its success.

LCPD to increase patrols along Lohman-Telshor beginning Black Friday

Las Cruces Police will park its Mobile Operations Command center near the Mesilla Valley Mall beginning Black Friday and officers will have an increased presence along the Lohman-Telshor business district in the first few days following Thanksg

Tyler Francis, CEO of Francis Aviation, killed in Las Cruces plane crash

New Mexico State Police identified the man killed in a Monday afternoon plane crash as 29-year-old Tyler Francis, CEO of Francis Aviation and the grandson of former El Paso mayor Larry Francis.

NMSU names Moccia as new athletics director

Mario Moccia has been appointed New Mexico State University’s new Director of Athletics. Moccia, an NMSU graduate, has served as Director of Athletics at Southern Illinois University since 2006.

NMSU student charged with attempted murder of two NMSU students

A 23-year-old NMSU student has been charged with two counts of attempted first-degree murder after he allegedly shot two men early Sunday morning.

REPORT: FSU shooter believed police were bugging his phone and car

Update: David Baca lives in the same apartment building May lived in Las Cruces. Baca said May lived there until about a month ago.

LCPD wants you to shop safe this holiday season

The Las Cruces Police Department is encouraging holiday shoppers to follow some basic safety tips that can help keep them out of harm’s way.

NMSU’s La Catrina Quartet nominated for 2014 Latin Grammy Award

The La Catrina String Quartet at New Mexico State University has been nominated for 2014 Latin Grammy Award. They’ll find out if they win at the annual awards ceremony on Thursday, Nov. 20, in Las Vegas.