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'Dawgs game postponed, Doubleheader Wednesday

Due to inclement weather, tonight’s Chihuahuas game versus the Albuquerque Isotopes (Los Angeles Dodgers) has been postponed. The two teams will play in a doubleheader tomorrow (July 2) starting at 5:05 p.m.

Mother charged in child abuse case

An ongoing investigation of an alleged incident of child abuse has now resulted in the arrest of the toddler's mother. The four-year-old toddler is currently in a medically-induced coma.

Alleged burglary suspect believed to be back in Doña Ana County after fleeing to Mexico

Doña Ana County Sheriff's deputies are searching for an alleged burglary suspect believed to be back in Doña Ana County after fleeing to Mexico.

Severe Thunderstorms, Flash flooding possible tonight

Las Cruces is already experiencing severe thunderstorms with locally heavy rainfall causing some localized street flooding. High wind and hail is also possible on I-10 between Las Cruces & El Paso.

NMSU soccer to host tryout

The New Mexico State soccer team is hosting walk-on tryouts, Aug. 9, for the 2014 season, first year head coach Freddy Delgado announced Wednesday. The tryout is set for 6-8 p.m. at the NM State Soccer Complex.

City approves plan to remove property from Lincoln Center

The process to begin preserving historical items from the Lincoln Center got the thumbs up from City Council Tuesday. The center had been under the threat of demolition by TxDot, which owns the property, to make way for a freeway connector.

Students plan protest at financially strapped Anamarc, want answers from administration

Students at the financially strapped Anamarc College are planning to protest Tuesday night. Many said they were kicked off campus Tuesday without a reason why.

EPCSO: Montana Vista man suspected of aggravated sexual assault of a child

The El Paso Sheriff's Office Crimes Against Persons Detectives are asking the community for their help in locating a man who is wanted for aggravated sexual assault and unlawful restraint of a child.

Increased patrols will target illegal fireworks in Las Cruces

The Las Cruces fire and police departments have scheduled increased patrols this year in order to combat the use of illegal fireworks within city limits.

Dona Ana County fire stations stocked with sandbags in anticipation of rains

With the onset of the monsoon seasons in southern New Mexico, the Doña Ana County Fire and Emergency Services Department has authorized each of its 16 Volunteer Fire Districts to stock and distribute sandbags.

Texas cheerleader's hunting photos at center of controversy

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Border Patrol Union: Ruling could harm agents

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Abbott: Ask chemical plants what's inside

Republican Attorney General Greg Abbott, under fire for blocking public access to state records documenting the location of dangerous chemicals, said Texans still have a right to

Hatch restaurant named third best burger joint in America

New Mexico has a lot to be proud of this week. As Americans begin to travel for the Independence Day holiday, the Land of Enchantment has staked its claim in the great American burger war.

TRAFFIC ALERT: Overturned semi-truck on Artcraft overpass, west lanes closed

An overturned semi-truck on the Artcraft overpass has shut down traffic heading west on Artcraft at this hour.