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State scrambling to find housing for sex offenders

The state agency responsible for supervising, monitoring and providing treatment to sexually violent predators is facing a housing crisis, officials told state lawmakers on Wednesday.

YISD board to take up proposed $442.5 mil bond

UPDATE: The YISD School Board will take up the $442.5 million bond proposal at Wednesday's 6 p.m. regular meeting and could vote to send the initative to voters in a May 9 election.

NMSU women could clinch WAC title at home

The New Mexico State women’s basketball team begins its final homestand of the season with two games this week inside the Pan American Center. The Aggies (16-7, 9-1 WAC) face Utah Valley (9-15, 3-6 WAC) on Thursday at 7 p.m.

UTEP men's golf sits in 4th in Hawai'i

The UTEP men’s golf team got off to a hot start on day one at the John A. Burns Intercollegiate. The Miners sit in fourth place with a first round team score of 289.

Chihuahuas to Hold Job Fair for 2015 Gameday and Event Staff

The El Paso Chihuahuas will host their 2015 job fair in a two-day event starting on Wednesday, Feb. 18th from 5-9 p.m. and concluding on Thursday, Feb. 19th from 5-8:30 p.m. in the WestStar Bank Club at Southwest University Park.

Seven girls basketball teams head to the Area Round playoffs

High School girls basketball playoffs in Texas began with tie-breaker games Friday, Bi-District games Monday and Tuesday, and the Area games are scheduled for Friday, February 20... Below is the results and schedule.

SISD elementary school staff member placed on administrative leave pending investigation

Socorro Independent School District has confirmed that an elementary school employee at Roberto Ituarte Elementary has been suspended after alleged inappropriate conduct.

Go Red 2015: Heart Disease in Women

NewsChannel 9 is partnering with the Sierra Providence Health Network and the American Heart Association to promote heart health in February. Cardiologist Dr. Michael Deluca spoke about heart heath in women.  

Miners volleyball coach named Sun Country coach

UTEP volleyball assistant coach Julie Allen was named the head coach for the 2015 Sun Country High Performance youth team, which will compete at the High Performance Championship on July 21-25 in Des Moines, Iowa.

Hunter named to Erving Award watch list

UTEP sophomore Vince Hunter is one of 15 players on the watch list for the 2015 Julius Erving Small Forward of the Year Award, as announced by the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame on Wednesday.

Aggies head north to meet Utah Valley

The New Mexico State Aggies (17-10, 9-1) open a three-game road swing starting at Utah Valley Thursday night at 7 p.m. The Aggies downed Bakersfield 74-58 Saturday night, while the Wolverines (9-15, 3-6) lost at Grand Canyon 83-57.

Amber Alert cancelled, missing 7-year-old found safe

UPDATE: An Amber Alert that was issued Wednesday afternoon for missing 7-year-old Joseph Sullivan has been cancelled. The boy is reportedly safe, no other details were immediately available.   EARLIER:

Ash Wednesday or "Ash-tag" day?

Ash Wednesday marks the beginning of Lent, a time when Christians fast, pray and sacrifice in the name of Jesus.

EPPD identifies man killed in Valentine's Day crash

El Paso Police have finally identified the drivers involved in a deadly crash early Valentine's Day morning along the 9000 block of Alameda.

Sun Metro detours routes for El Paso Marathon

The El Paso Marathon event will require Sun Metro to detour a total of 22 routes from 6 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. on Sunday, February 22.