Las Cruces

Three arrested in connection with Doña Ana County burglaries

Dona Ana County Sheriff's investigators have made three arrests in connection with a pair of burglaries in the North Valley.

Dona Ana County Sheriff ending term, candidates prepare for November elections

 Voters in New Mexico decided who will be running in the general election. Many people had their eyes on the heated race for Dona Ana County Sheriff.

Dona Ana County Cooperative Extension office accepting applications for Master Gardeners

New Mexico State University’s Dona Ana County Cooperative Extension office is accepting applications for certified Master Gardeners. The weekly classes begin Aug. 21.

State FFA members gather for convention held at NMSU June 3-5

New Mexico State University will host FFA members and visitors from across the state during the 86th annual State FFA Convention June 3-5.

City of Las Cruces passes minimum wage hike

 The minimum wage in Las Cruces is going up.

Sample Ballots: New Mexico voters head to polls Tuesday

Voters in the state of New Mexico will head to the polls on Tuesday to decide who the candidates for multiple state elections will be, along with several local races being decided.

Sobriety Checkpoints and Saturation Patrols Announced

The Las Cruces Police Department will hold four sobriety checkpoints, three saturation patrols and three Operation Buckle Down seatbelt checks within city limits during the month of June.

Six years later: Dona Ana County investigators clear homeowners in massive home explosion

The nearly six year investigation into an explosion that leveled a Dona Ana County home in the early morning hours of October 23, 2008 is complete, and Doña Ana County Sheriff’s Office has officially closed the case without filing

NMSU School of Nursing to screen 'The American Nurse' on campus Saturday

The New Mexico State University School of Nursing and the New Mexico Nurses Association, District 14 have teamed up to screen a film, "The American Nurse: Photographs and Interviews by Carolyn Jones" to the community on Saturday, May

Marijuana hidden in boxes of floor tile, CBP says

Customs officers seized dozens of pounds of marijuana stuffed inside boxes of floor tile Tuesday.

Camp Innoventure summer program still accepting middle school students

A few spots are still available for middle school students in New Mexico to participate in the 2014 Camp Innoventure program at New Mexico State University Two weeklong sessions are planned in June at the Las Cruces campus’ Arrowhead Cent

LCPD searching for Sonic Drive-in armed robbery suspects

Las Cruces Crime Stoppers is offering a $1,000 reward for information that helps identify two men suspected of a Thursday evening armed robbery at a drive-in on north Main Street.

LCPD: Shooter in Apodaca Park incident acted in self-defense

Two Las Cruces men have been charged in connection with Thursday's shooting at Apodaca Park, after police allege that the victim shot one of them in self-defense.

Women stay active, healthy through NMSU

If you drop into the New Mexico State University Grant County Cooperative Extension Service office in Silver City on any Monday, Wednesday or Friday morning, you will likely see a group of women in fitness clothing sharing a laugh.

Hundreds celebrate Organ Mountains Desert Peaks National Monument

Hundreds of people came out to celebrate the Organ Mountains at Onate High School in Las Cruces. President Barack Obama officially declared the mountains the Organ Mountains Desert Peaks National Monument on Wednesday.