Local News + Statewide News + El Paso + Las Cruces

Kaerwer says goodbye to Underwood Golf Course

Bobby Kaerwer has been behind the desk at the Underwood Golf Course for over 43 years... and today, he retired as head golf pro at the Fort Bliss facility.

Blown gas line prompts evacuation in Far East El Paso

Six units with the El Paso Fire Department are responding to a blown gas line near the intersection of Sun Fire and Angie Bombach in Far East El Paso. The incident happened at around 7p.m.

UPDATE: I-10 back open following serious multi-vehicle crash

UPDATE: El Paso police reopened I-10 East between Downtown and Piedras shortly before 10:30 p.m. Tuesday. ORIGINAL STORY:

Perry Not First to Link Abortion Regs, Rivers Death

Gov. Rick Perry drew media attention around the world Sunday when he suggested comedian Joan Rivers might not have died had a measure similar to one that implemented new regulations on Texas abortion clinics been put into place in New York.

Fort Bliss National Cemetery assessing damage amid repairs from previous storm

Fort Bliss National Cemetery officials are surveying the damage from Monday's heavy rainfall.  Crews had recently repaired 300 graves and reset 100 headstones damaged by last week's flooding.

Teen admitted to role in murder, according to police affidavit

A teen admitted to investigators that she took part in the murder of the man found bound and burned in an abandoned downtown building this month. That's according to a police report NewsChannel 9 obtained Tuesday.

'Girls Golf' to take place this weekend at Ascarate

The Girls Golf LPGA*USGA Program will resume this weekend. If you would like to join there is always room for more. To join go to Girlsgolf.org and look for the El Paso location.

NMSU football to face #18 LSU in Baton Rouge

The New Mexico State football team heads to Baton Rouge, La., Saturday, Sept. 27 to face off against No. 17/18 Louisiana State (LSU).

More C-USA honors for UTEP runners

Anthony Rotich and Joan Jepkirui earned recognition from Conference USA for their performance last week at the Kachina Classic. Rotich and Jepkirui were named the C-USA cross country Athletes of the Week.

NMSU Rodeo begins season by taking top spot

The New Mexico State University rodeo team began this season with a bang, providing many wins and taking the top men’s spot at Dine’ College in Tsaile, Arizona.

CBP introduces new Director of Field Operations

U.S. Customs and Border Protection El Paso Director of Field Operations Hector A. Mancha Jr. was formally sworn into office this morning during a CBP Field Operations change of command ceremony.

Providence tuberculosis: 45 babies added to list

Officials with the El Paso Department of Public Health tell NewsChannel 9 that upon further review of records, an additional 45 babies have been added to the list of those that should be tested for tuberculosis following a TB scare at

Providence tuberculosis: 45 babies added to list

Officials with the El Paso Department of Public Health tell NewsChannel 9 that upon further review of records, an additional 45 babies have been added to the list of those that should be tested for tuberculosis following a TB scare at

Have you seen the dreaded “Child of the Earth” Bug?

The monsoon rains seem to bring out all kinds of creatures!