Las Cruces

Third Las Cruces municipal employee in probe charged

A third municipal employee suspected of falsifying public documents has been charged with multiple felonies.

New film backlot to attract major productions to Las Cruces

Local and state leaders announced a new film set Tuesday scheduled for construction just west of the Las Cruces Airport and it should help in attracting various film productions to the area.

Specialty running store opens in growing Downtown Las Cruces

Downtown Las Cruces continues growing and is welcoming a new specialty running store this week on Main Street.

City of Las Cruces receives state funding for water infrastructure projects

The City of Las Cruces received capital outlay funding for water and waste water infrastructure improvements from the State of New Mexico.

Dona Ana County property valuations to be mailed April 1

If you own property in Dona Ana County, you can expect to see your property valuation notices within the next few weeks.

Risky behavior down among New Mexico high school students

Risky behavior is down among high school students in New Mexico, according to the Youth Risk and Resiliency survey results.

NMSU Aggie football, Facilities and Services, team up to plant trees

New Mexico State University Aggie football players and NMSU Facilities and Services Grounds department employees teamed up Thursday morning to plant 35 trees in honor of New Mexico’s observance of Arbor Day.

Woman wanted for questioning in Dona Ana County burglaries

Authorities with the Dona Ana County Sheriff's office are now looking for a woman in connection with a rash of burglaries that have been linked to a

NM inmate caught in alleged heroin smuggling attempt

An inmate at the Dona Ana Detention Center is facing criminal charges of possession of a narcotic after jail personnel foiled his plan to bring heroin into the detention facility on Thursday.

Artificial turf could replace grass at Aggie Memorial Stadium

Aggie Memorial Stadium could be getting artificial turf for the upcoming football season after the NMSU Board of Regents approved request for the turf on Friday.

Comcast opens new Xfinity Customer Center in Las Cruces

Comcast opened a new location to better serve it's customers in Las Cruces Thursday and they also presented the Boys and Girls Club with a donation.

LCPD: Pepper spray incident disrupts middle school classroom

A 8th grade classroom at Lynn Middle School located at 950 Walnut St. in Las Cruces had to be evacuated Thursday afternoon after a 14-year-old student discharged pepper spray from an OC canister inside of the classroom.

Las Cruces mom accused of shaking baby

Las Cruces Police have arrested a 22-year-old woman after authorities at the Memorial Medical Center suspected that her infant son had been abused.

ACLU holds "Know your Rights' session for Border Patrol Checkpoints

The American Civil Liberties union held a 'Know your rights' information session just north of Las Cruces Wednesday afternoon in hopes of informing travelers of what they can be asked when passing through a Border Patrol Checkpoint.

Cruces canines hosting pet social event

A people and pet social will be hosted by Cruces Canines, Thursday, April 3rd. The "Spring Bark Break" event will be held at Andeles Dog House (1983 Calle del Norte in Old Mesilla), from 5:30pm-8:00 pm.