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Woman tried to save the life of the victim in an apparent murder-suicide

Jesus Maunel Rojas shot his girlfriend Bridgette Dominguez twice before turning the gun on himself Monday afternoon, according to the Las Cruces Police Department.

Las Cruces woman charged with threatening to run over girlfriend

A woman suspected of threatening to run over her girlfriend was arrested Sunday by Las Cruces Police. Vanessa Flores, 44, of the 1300 block of Magoffin Place, is charged with one count of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.

CBP teams up with City of El Paso to open port inspection lanes during Holy Week

U.S. Customs and Border Protection Office of Field Operations will expand the highly successful All Lanes Open Initiative during the Easter holiday week. The added hours of operation begin April 13 and continue through April 26.

NMSU experts talk about the tumbleweed phenomenon in Clovis

In January, while the West made national news with extreme cold weather caused by the polar vortex, the Southwest experienced another phenomenon. It was the morning of Jan.

Las Cruces woman charged with stabbing, restraining boyfriend

A 44-year-old Las Cruces woman was arrested Sunday morning after she allegedly beat and held her boyfriend against his will in their apartment.

First trailer for 'Fort Bliss' released

'Fort Bliss' the movie which stars Michelle Monaghan as an Army Medic and single mother who returns from an extended deployment in Afghanistan has released its first official HD trailer this week.

Would Cloud Seeding Help our Drought Here in the Southwest?

We really need some rain here in our drought stricken desert. I do hope the predicted El Nino pattern is strong enough to finally bring the Borderland some good monsoon season rainfall and heavier than normal snow fall this winter.

Police identify people involved in apparent murder-suicide in Las Cruces

Las Cruces Police have identified the two people involved in the apparent murder-suicide Monday afternoon in an apartment complex on Sexton St.

Report: Texas among leaders in spending transparency

Texas ranks highly when it comes to letting taxpayers know how state government spends its money, according to a new report from the U.S. Public Interest Research Group.

El Paso County Sheriff’s Office to ask citizens to rate their encounters

Citizens who have encounters with El Paso County Sheriff’s Deputies will soon be able to rate how they felt their interaction went as part of a University Of Illinois Chicago study.

WWE returns to Las Cruces

WWE LIVE will make a stop at the Las Cruces Pan American Center Saturday, June 7 at 7:30pm.

NMSU Fire Department receives high marks on report card

The New Mexico State University Fire Department ranks in the top of the class.

Boquillas border crossing marks first anniversary April 10

The new Boquillas international crossing will mark its first anniversary later this week. The facility opened to the public April 10, 2013 and on the first day of operation a total 96 people entered the U.S.

Parent Engagement Program celebrates 313 graduates

The LCPS Institute for Parent Engagement (IPE) celebrated another successful graduation on Friday, March 21, 2014, as 313 Las Cruces Public Schools parents proudly accepted their certificates of completion and graduation.