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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.

TRAFFIC ALERT: Crash near I-10 & Copia, west, significant back up

Traffic accident reported near I-10 & Copia, westbound. Traffic is backed up to Geronimo. Two right lanes are closed. Clearing time is estimated at another hour.

The Spin Mop, will it work?

Have you ever seen those TV commerical where new products are advertised to make your life easier?

This salute goes out to an El Paso fireman

Tuesday's Service Salute was sent in by Veronica Soto who wanted to honor her son-in-law, Carlos Murillo. She said he is from Clint, Texas. He has proudly served two tours in Iraq and is now an El Paso fireman.

Fire officials investigating cause of house fire in Socorro

Fire investigators in Socorro are looking into the cause of a large structure fire that damaged a home and mechanic shop. The blaze broke out around 10 p.m. Monday at 500 Passmore near the intersection of Ernest Road and Polep.

Tips on viewing next week's Lunar eclipse

If you're willing to lose some sleep next Monday you could catch an amazing sight in the skies.

Chihuahuas hammer four homers in win

The El Paso Chihuahuas hit four home runs in their 9-5 win over the Tacoma Rainiers Monday at Cheney Stadium.

Businesses evacuated as fast moving far reaches their doorstep

Monday afternoon's fire off of Doniphan in Canutillo threatened several businesses and prompted numerous evacuations. Fortunately no one was injured and no businesses were actually damaged by the flames and smoke.

NMSU Freshmen Power Women's Golf to Lead at Cowgirl Classic

Two rounds under 300 for the New Mexico State women’s golf team and two rounds under par for freshman Camille Orito have propelled the Aggies to both the team and individual lead after the first two rounds of the Wyoming Cowgirl Classic w

Special UTEP Women’s Basketball Season to Be Celebrated on Saturday

The 2013-14 UTEP women’s basketball team captured El Pasoans’ hearts with a march to 29 wins and the championship game of the Women’s National Invitation Tournament (WNIT).

Investigators say broken rail caused Canutillo train derailment

Investigators with the El Paso Fire Department say a broken rail is to blame for Monday's train derailment in Canutillo. Emergency crews were dispatched to the train tracks near Doniphan and Talbot around 1 p.m.