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NMSU volleyball defeats Rhode Island, 3-0

The New Mexico State volleyball team began play at the Holly Young Invitational on Friday afternoon by defeating the Rhode Island Rams in straight sets, 25-16, 25-21, 25-16, during the two teams’ first-ever meeting.

UTEP volleyball picks up win over Nevada

The Miners (2-7) end their three match-loosing streak with a 3-0 (25-22, 25-16, 25-20) win over the Nevada Wolf Pack at the University of Denver Invitational.

City of El Paso participates in National Park (ing) Day

For the first time the City of El Paso and its partners participated in National Park (ing) Day.

Las Cruces murderer delays his own sentencing

A Las Cruces murderer was supposed to be sentenced today for killing a fellow inmate at the Dona Ana Detention Center, but sentencing has now been postponed.

Body of missing Travis County Sheriff's Deputy found

The body of Travis County Senior Depuy Jessica Holls was pulled from Lake Austin Friday.

NMSU Cross Country to host Kachina Classic

The New Mexico State cross country team hosts the Kachina Classic on Saturday, Sept. 20 at the NM State Golf Course with both the men’s and women’s teams competing against UTEP and El Paso Community College.

Against the odds, finding refuge in El Paso

In a seafood restaurant where most of the wait staff and clientele preferred Spanish to English, Dekha Hassan-Mohamed mustered some dry wit that reflected how she was slowly adapting to her surroundings on the Texas-Mexico border.

Las Cruces SWAT standoff over, intersection to remain closed

UPDATE:  A spokesperson with LCPD has confirmed that the standoff is now over. No other information was immediately available.

Las Cruces bicyclist struck by vehicle, in critical condition

A 36-year-old bicyclist was seriously injured this morning and was airlifted to an El Paso hospital in critical condition.

EP Water Utilities project will affect water service

Water pressure will be lower than normal on Monday, September 22nd from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Exposed NM babies offered tuberculosis test

The New Mexico State Department of Health advise New Mexico citizens to get their children checked if they had a child born at the Providence Hospital in El Paso between September 2013 through August 2014.

Ribbon cutting held for renovated NMSU weight training center

New Mexico State University will hold a ribbon-cutting ceremony in celebration for the renovated Coca-Cola Weight Training Center. The ceremony will take place at the renovated facility on Saturday, September 20th at 3 p.m.

NMSU holds ribbon cutting during UNM game

A ribbon-cutting ceremony will be taking place on the field during the second time out during the NMSU-UNM football game on Saturday, September 20th with representatives from ASNMSU and Sunland Park Racetrack and Casino to celebrate

JROTC root beer fundraiser for MDA Sept. 20

The Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps (JROTC) will be hosting the Root Beet Float Sale-a-Thon at local Walgreens stores in El Paso to raise money for the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA).

Iron Boy boxing comes to El Paso

On the heels of its fourteenth consecutive event in Phoenix, Iron Boy Promotions branches out to El Paso, Texas, where it promises to deliver the same quality and explosive action as it has in Arizona.