Las Cruces

3rd annual Volunteer Fair boasts diverse organizations

The City of Las Cruces Network Volunteer Center and local nonprofit groups will host the third annual Las Cruces Volunteer Fair Saturday.

Biofuel Company to receive grant funds to expand production

Agriculture Deputy Under Secretary Doug O’Brien today announced that USDA is making nearly $60 million in payments to 195 producers to support the production of advanced biofuel.

TRAFFIC ALERT: Crash closes part of Telshor in Las Cruces

A two-vehicle crash has closed a portion of Telshor between Lohman Ave and Foothills Road.

Las Cruces man suspected of molesting young girl

Las Cruces Police arrested a 33-year-old man who is suspected of molesting a young girl for approximately 5 years.

Alleged Sisbarro swindler to be extradited to New Mexico

As we've reported, the man suspected of swindling nearly $35,000 from a Las Cruces automobile dealership was arrested Friday morning in an El Paso Courtroom.

Wells Fargo supports several NMSU programs

Wells Fargo has announced that it will provide more than $45,000 to various programs at New Mexico State University this year.

Man suspected of robbing U.S. Post Offices in CA arrested in Anthony, NM

The Doña Ana County Sheriffs department apprehended a fugitive wanted by agents on federal postal theft charges after investigators determined that he had stolen from as many as several hundred victims.

Reward grows to $6,000 in Las Cruces hotel robbery, shooting

The reward for information about an armed robbery of the Econo Lodge in Las Cruces has grown to $6,000.

Las Cruces to recognize Crime Victims' Rights month

The Las Cruces Police Department’s Victims’ Assistance Unit will join several area organizations and programs in observing National Crime Victims’ Rights Month with local activities planned for April 5.

Western Pecan Growers Association conference discusses marketing opportunities

The annual Western Pecan Growers Association conference brought in more than 400 area growers to Las Cruces to talk about issues affecting production.

LCPD nab burglar in the act thanks to alert neighbor

Las Cruces Police were able to nab a burglar in the act early Tuesday morning thanks to an alert neighbor.

LCPD charge man with sexual exploitation of children

Las Cruces Police were able to arrest a man with three counts of sexual exploitation of children after they were able to trace his location from his Twitter account Internet Protocol address.

No charges filed against Mesquite, NM teacher after explosive scare

UPDATE: The Dona Ana County Sheriffs Department will not file charges against the teacher who brought a model of an explosive device to Mesquite Elementary School Monday morning.

Woman given maximum sentence for running over boyfriend

A jury has sentenced a Las Cruces woman convicted of running over and killing her boyfriend last summer to the maximum prison sentence.

OneEighty text message deal finder launches in Las Cruces market

The newest way of getting good deals from Las Cruces merchants is already receiving some buzz after the weekend launch of text message deal finder OneEighty.