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Ex-deputy pleads not guilty in shooting of fellow deputy

The attorney for a former Santa Fe county deputy accused of killing a comrade at a Las Cruces hotel last month pleaded not guilty in court Monday.

Bond reduced for man accused of stabbing teen at LC house party

A District Judge reduced the bond for the man accused of stabbing a Las Cruces teen to death during a house party in October from $100,000 to $15,000. .

NM Department of Health to host Las Cruces flu shot clinic

The New Mexico Department of Health’s Las Cruces Central Public Health Office will be hosting a flu shot clinic on Friday, November 21st from 1:00 – 3:30 pm at the St. Genevieve Parish Hall, 1025 E. Las Cruces Ave.

Applebee's Sports Extra: UTEP captains talk about the win, bowl eligibility

Tune in for Applebee's Sports Extra, where UTEP captains Jameill Showers and Nathan Jeffrey spoke about Saturday night's win over North Texas, improving to 6-4 and gaining bowl eligibility... tune in!

Brothers killed in Texas chemical leak

The family and friends of two men killed during a chemical leak at a DuPont facility in La Porte, Texas are mourning the loss of their loved ones.

Beau's Best: Top high school football plays from the playoffs!

Check out Beau's Best, the top high school footbal plays from the first round of the High School football plays in New Mexico and Texas... tune in!

This week in NMSU Athletics

The New Mexico State athletics department has plenty of activities for Aggie fans to follow during the week of November 17-23. Fans can get all their Aggie information online at www.NMStateSports.com.

Man arrested after allegedly firing shotgun towards LCPD officers

A Las Cruces man was arrested late Friday evening after police say he fired a shotgun at two LCPD officers.

UTEP sophomore named C-USA Player of the Week

UTEP sophomore forward Vince Hunter was selected the season’s first Conference USA Player of the Week on Monday after leading the Miners to a victory over a Pac-12 opponent.

When will El Paso & Las Cruces see Our First Snow?

The Arctic cold front that dove in early Sunday brought 2” to 4” inches of snow to Cloudcroft. I posted a few photos on Face Book and it appears as if the Borderland lowlands are ready to see a “winter wonderland”!

Coronado High students gain recognition at journalism convention

Fourteen students from Coronado High School were recognized at the National High School Journalism Convention in Washington D.C in early November.   The students were accompanied by the school journalism teachers, Alexander Seufert an

Holly Day House features work of Picacho Hills artists

It is that time of year! The Artists of Picacho Hills invite you to their Holly Day House on Saturday, November 22 from 9am-5pm.

Manhunt Monday: Woman wanted after evading capture for over 11 years

The subject of this week's Manhunt Monday is a woman who has been wanted for over 11-years after she allegedly attempted to smuggle over 100 pounds of marijuana through the Ysleta Port of Entry in 2003.

Open enrollment off to a strong start in El Paso

 One year after a glitch-filled rollout, healthcare.gov has opened for business again. "We are experiencing absolutely no glitches at all on the internet website," says Roy Ortega of Project Amistad.

UTEP students hold fundraiser for area food pantry

In an effort to fight hunger in El Paso, UTEP's Ceramic Art Students Association (CASA) is sponsoring the fundraiser “Panza Llena, Corazon Contento” or Full Belly, Happy Heart on Saturday, December 6, 2014 from 11a.m. to 3 p.m.