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Residents urged to take precautions against West Nile

In the wake of recent rainfall in the area, the City of El Paso Department of Public Health is advising residents to be proactive against the spread of the West Nile virus.

Former Trooper, 2 others named All-American Scholars

Three New Mexico State women’s golfers were named Women’s Golf Coaches Association (WGCA) All-American Scholars recently announced by the WGCA.

Traffic Alert: Rollover on I-10 east at Geronimo

Emergency crews are responding to a rollover crash on I-10 eastbound before Geronimo. At this time, two inside lanes are blocked so that emergency crews can work in the area. It is unknown if anyone was injured in the crash.

NMSU athletics adds to social media

The New Mexico State Athletics department completed the social media trifecta on July 1, as they created an Instagram page to complement their Facebook and Twitter accounts.

Dog dies in officer-involved shooting

A dog has died following an officer-involved shooting Monday morning in central Las Cruces.

DWI checkpoints in Doña Ana County scheduled for July

The Doña Ana County Sheriff’s Office has scheduled at least four sobriety checkpoints and saturation patrols during the month of July. The goal is to reduce DWI-related crashes, injuries and deaths.

Gila National Forest lifts fire restrictions

With the onset of summer rains, the Gila National Forest will be lifting Stage 1 Fire Restrictions on July 08, at 8:00 A.M. MDT, allowing forest visitors to enjoy campfires again in undeveloped areas across the Forest.

NMSU Corona research center to host field day July 19

Ranchers will have an opportunity to learn about the research being conducted at New Mexico State University’s Corona Range and Livestock Research Center during a field day on Saturday, July 19.

President Obama to travel to Texas

On Wednesday, July 9, the President will travel to Dallas, Texas to participate in a DCCC event. 

Border tension grows

Congress returns to work Monday, with just four weeks before their next break to deal with the immigration crisis at the border.

Local authorities searching for a man they say is violent

In this week's Manhunt Monday search, local authorities are looking for a man they believe is a violent individual and is wanted on several charges.

Illegal immigrant rescued from water near border

El Paso fire crews responded to a rescue call near the U.S./Mexico border Monday morning.

Police investigate shots fired call in Northeast El Paso

El Paso Police are investigating a shots fired call in Northeast El Paso.

Former Miner Sloan earns first win at Nova Scotia Open

Canada’s Roger Sloan calmly rolled in an eight-foot par putt to defeat Derek Fathauer on the first playoff hole and win the Nova Scotia Open, sending the homeland fans into a spontaneous rendition of the Canadian national anthem.

Cruzeiro tops Chivas in Sun Bowl Friendly

One of the most prestigious soccer clubs in Mexican First Division, Chivas de Guadalajara, turned the Sun Bowl into their home away from home Sunday.