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UMC needs help identifying unresponsive patient

University Medical Center is reaching out to the El Paso and surrounding communities this afternoon asking their assistance identifying a man who is currently unresponsive after being transported to the hospital by ambulance earlier this week.<

Man hospitalized following serious crash in front of Mayfield HS

A 25-year-old Las Cruces man is fighting for his life in an El Paso hospital this afternoon following a serious crash in front of Mayfield High School yesterday afternoon.

Baby Boom: Ice Storm to Blame for Increase in Births

Oh baby! Doctors around North Texas are experiencing a baby boom. Bayor Medical Center reportedly saw 50 more deliveries in July than last year. And plenty of women are pregnant and ready to deliver in the next few weeks.

Business sees pros of Lieutenant Governor candidates

On the campaign trail, state Sens.

Veterinary medicine lacks Hispanics in Texas

Nudged by a father who trained racehorses, Dr. Orlando Garza set off to study veterinary medicine in College Station 35 years ago.

Lovington dogs attacked with acid

Two dogs in Lovington, New Mexico were attacked with acid again this week in a disturbing sequel to a similar attack in July. This time, the puppies weren't as fortunate, and didn't survive.

We're cooking with Chef Johnny Flores!

Red Snapper E.P.C. Ingredients: 8 oz  Snapper Filet 2 oz White Wine ¼ Cup Sliced Artichokes ¼ Cup Sliced Mushrooms ¼ Cup Chives

High paying jobs for high school graduates

A college degree means earning $17,500 dollars more than those with just a high school degree, according to a Pew Research Survey. However, numbers show a decline in college enrollment since 2009. 

Nurse: Schools can be a hotbed for germs, back-to-school health tips

School can be a petri dish of germs. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reports that, on average, elementary school kids get 8 to 12 colds or cases of the flu each school year.

Chihuahuas fall to Sounds, 4-2

Nashville’s Michael Blazek and El Paso’s Matt Wisler both pitched six innings in the Sounds 4-2 win over the Chihuahuas Thursday at Southwest University Park.

Former UTEP QB leads Chicago on game winning drive

Former UTEP quarterback Jordan Palmer rallied the Chicago Bears to a 20-19 preseason victory over the Jaguars on Thursday night in Chicago. Palmer started the fourth quarter and threw for 73 yards, completing 6 of 9 passes.

Tracy Lawrence to perform at Fort Bliss summer concert series

Country music star Tracy Lawrence will be performing at the 'Let Freedom Sing' summer concert series at Freedom Crossing on post next week. The concert, free to the public, draws hundreds to Freedom Crossing.

Chile art auction raises funds for hospice care

Hospice El Paso's 6th annual Art from the Heart fundraiser showed off its well-known southwestern flare.

Kings sign former Aggie Sim Bhullar

The NBA dream became closer to a reality for former NMSU center Sim Bhullar Thursday after signing a contract with the Sacramento Kings. The 7-foot-5, 360 pound big man posted on his twitter account: