Las Cruces

DWI arrests in Dona Ana over holidays, New Mexico lawmakers cracking down on drunk driving

 We are learning just how many DWI related arrests there were in Las Cruces.

Dona Ana County man charged with taking naked toddler into freezing temperatures

A Las Cruces area man was arrested early Saturday after he allegedly hid in the desert with his naked two-year-old daughter in freezing temperatures after an argument with his girlfriend.

Residents in Las Cruces neighborhood prepare for water outage

Residents in one Las Cruces neighborhood will be without power Tuesday morning as crews work to install a new water main in the area.

Miss Mesilla Valley crowned Miss New Mexico USA 2015

Miss Mesilla Valley, Alexis Duprey of Alamogordo, was named Miss New Mexico USA 2015 during the peagant at the Las Cruces Convention Center Sunday night. 

Residents of tent city in Las Cruces battle cold weather

For the homeless in our area, the wintery weather mix the Borderland has seen this week can be dangerous and can mean they may not make it throu

Las Cruces unveils new City website

If you happen to need information about city services in Las Cruces, you should have an easier time finding it starting Friday. That's when the city launches its revamped website.

Las Cruces woman arrested for alleged brass knuckles attack

Dona Ana County Sheriff's Investigators have arrested a 23-year-old woman who allegedly stabbed her ex-boyfriend with a knife before Christmas.

NM DPS releases results from New Year's holiday patrols

The New Mexico Department of Public Safety kept busy keeping our roads and community safe over the New Year's holiday.

New sheriff takes office in Dona Ana County

A new era officially began this New Year’s Day in Dona Ana County.

Top NM baby names for 2014

The New Mexico department of health has released their list of the most popular baby names in 2014. Boys:

"The Interview" now showing in Las Cruces

Moviegoers in Las Cruces finally got their chance to see the controversial flick on the big screen. The film had five showings on New Year's Day at Cineport 10.

Carcasses of nearly 40 coyotes found near Las Cruces

A group of environmental groups in Las Cruces are teaming up to put an end to so-called coyote-killing contests in the state of New Mexico after nearly 40 coyotes were found dumped in the desert outside of the city.

New Year brings new laws and new leaders to Borderland

The New Year means new laws, and in some cases, new leaders in Texas and New Mexico. In El Paso, a new smoking ban will take effect prohibiting people from lighting up on city property, except in designated areas.

Numbers show small job growth in NM in second half of 2014

New Mexico ends the year with an economy that's finally looking better after a slow, struggling recovery from the Great Recession.

Elected officials sworn in

Nearly 30 elected officials in Doña Ana County were sworn into office. The ceremony was held inside County Commission Chambers Tuesday morning.