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Monday, November 24, 2014 - 2:16pm

Local News + Statewide News + El Paso + Las Cruces

O'Rourke's plan for more non-stop flights to & from El Paso

Caitlin Calaham arrived at El Paso International Airport Tuesday afternoon. In town from Seattle for Thanksgiving, she told NewsChannel 9 she'd really love it if there were a direct flight.

Memorial held for former UTEP Athletic Director

Friends, family and former students gathered today in West El Paso to remember a former UTEP football coach and his wife. Both were tragically killed last week.

Peaceful protest in Downtown El Paso following Ferguson grand jury decision

Within a day's notice several dozen protestors gathered outside of the El Paso County Courthouse and made their way around the block making a symbolic stop in front of the El Paso Police Department's Downtown Substation.

Florida A&M visits NM State

The New Mexico State Aggies (2-3) face their sixth game in 12 days as they play host to Florida A&M at the Pan American Center.

UTEP Drops Opening Contest In Puerto Vallarta, 72-43, To Kansas State

Senior Johni Welles tallied a career-best 13 points while sophomore Sparkle Taylor also reached double figures (11 points) but the UTEP basketball team was dealt a 72-43 defeat by Big 12 member Kansas State in its opening contest of the 2014 Ha

Aggies Wrap Up 2014 Season on the Road; Face Arkansas State Saturday

The New Mexico State football team (2-9, 1-6 SBC) wraps up the 2014 season on Saturday, Nov. 29 in Jonesboro, Ark. taking on Arkansas State (6-5, 4-3). Game time is set for 1 p.m.

How to make traditional Thanksgiving food healthier

The average American will gain seven pounds between Thanksgiving and New Year's Day, and the holiday season isn't exactly the time most people start counting calories.

Transportation programs to be nixed after losing state funding

Two state-funded transportation programs serving 1,166 El Paso county residents are getting nixed, according to officials from Project Amistad, the program provider.

Victim assaulted by Las Cruces police officer shares her story

A Las Cruces police officer who confessed to sexually assaulting an underage intern inside his squad car is going to prison for a long time.

Last contested vote for Texas House Speaker was in 1975

    The Texas House of Representatives appears poised to hold its first contested vote for House Speaker in 40 years.

Experts: Plane involved in fatal crash is a popular experimental aircraft

Tyler Francis, the 29-year-old CEO of Francis Aviation was killed Monday afternoon, following a crash at entrance the Las Cruces International Airport. 

Do We Eat More in Warm or Cold Weather?

As we get closer and closer to Thanksgiving Day, closer to the family gatherings, closer to those little appetizers that only come out a couple times a year, closer to all the fixings, and, most importantly, closer to that giant turkey and tama

Three teens indicted for alleged involvement in Central El Paso murder

Three El Paso teens have been formally indicted on murder charges stemming from the murder of 18-year-old Aaron Ochoa in a central El Paso parking lot on October 30, 2014.

Five children dead in Texas fire

A father fought desperately to save his five children from a fire in Edna, Texas Tuesday, but was unable to make his way through the flames.

UTEP receives Star Award from Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board

UTEP’s Developmental Math Program has received the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board’s 2014 Star Award for exceptional contributions toward meeting one or more of the goals of the Texas higher education plan, Closing the Gap