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UTEP falls to Utah St. in Gildan New Mexico Bowl, 21-6

Utah State stymied UTEP’s vaunted ground game, and did just enough on offense to come away with a 21-6 win over the Miners in the ninth annual Gildan New Mexico Bowl on Saturday at University Stadium.

Miners fall to #3 Wildcats in sellout game

When Vince Hunter heard the whistle, he did not even realize its significance. The UTEP sophomore had just picked up his fifth foul of the second half and went to the bench 8:12 remaining in the game. 

NMSU Rally Falls Short

The New Mexico State women’s basketball team was down by as many as 19 points in the second half to Pacific, but rallied to cut the lead to as little as three with under three minutes left.

One of Borderland's last Holocaust survivors dies

One of the few remaining Holocaust survivors in El Paso has died. Sara Hauptman died Thursday at the age of 96.

Socorro to hold special election Saturday

While many people will be busy this weekend with last minute holiday shopping, some Socorro residents will be headed to the polls. The city is holding a special election Saturday to elect a new city council representative.

UTEP cheer coach arrested for DWI before bowl game

A UTEP cheerleading coach won't be on the field during Saturday's big bowl game in Albuquerque. David Vasquez was arrested Thursday night.

Large fire rips through Anthony, TX warehouse

Crews from nine different Borderland fire departments battled a large warehouse fire in Anthony, Texas Friday evening.

Smoking ban on city owned property fast approaches

As the January 1 ban on smoking on city owned property fast approaches, Sun City residents have mixed reactions. 

UTEP Women to Play Saturday

UTEP will play for the final time before taking a break for the holiday season when it welcomes Prairie View A&M to the Don Haskins Center for a 2 p.m. contest on Saturday.

UPDATE: Missing man found, recovering at area hospital

UPDATE: El Paso Police tell us that 32-year-old Steven Ortiz was located and is being treated at an area hospital. They would like to thank the community for their assistance in locating Mr. Ortiz.

Juarez teen who posed as North Texas 6th grader allegedly fondled 3rd grader

The 17-year-old Juarez boy who was reported missing this summer and was later found posing as a sixth grader in a north Texas elementary school has now been charged with indecency with a child/sexual contact (fondling) stemming from the ongoing

LCPD charges elderly man suspected in hit-and-run crash that injured twin teenage girls

Las Cruces Police arrested and charged the elderly man suspected of seriously inujuring two twin teenage girls in a hit-and-run crash on Picacho Avenue Monday afternoon.

Analysis: The tax that consumers are ignoring


Shoppers not sold on extreme store hours

With only six more days until Christmas, some retailers are going to desparate lengths to squeeze in last minute sales. Some are even staying open for more than 100 hours straight, but not everyone is sold on the idea.

A push to award a degree to a symbol of injustice