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Fire damages East El Paso home

El Paso Fire crews battled a condition 2 fire in El Paso's east side on Monday afternoon.

UPDATE: Police identify woman found dead in East El Paso apartment

UPDATE: El Paso Police have identified the woman who was found dead inside an east El Paso apartment Sunday afternoon as 24-year-old Karyna Rodriguez.

Aggie sophomore named WAC Golfer of the Week

The Western Athletic Conference announced on Monday, Feb. 16 that New Mexico State’s sophomore Camille Orito has been named the WAC Golfers of the Week for Feb. 9-15.

NMSU junior picks up WAC Hitter of the Week award

For the second-straight week the New Mexico State softball team has received a Western Athletic Conference weekly award as Emma Adams has been named the WAC Hitter of the Week for the week of Feb. 9-15, the conference announced Monday.

City searches for artists for springtime Art in the Park event

The City of El Paso's Parks and Recreation Department has a case of spring fever. They're actively preparing for their springtime art events and need help from local artists to make the events a success for the community.

Miners to head to Hawai'i

The UTEP men’s golf team will travel to the delectable island of Kauai in Hawaii for the John A. Burns Intercollegiate to play 54 holes at the Wailua Golf Course on Feb. 18-20.

Final round of Delta Gamma Challenge cancelled

Due to inclement weather conditions, the final round of the Delta Gamma Challenge was cancelled on Monday.

This week in NMSU Athletics

The New Mexico State athletics department has plenty of events for Aggie fans to follow this week. Please go to the official website of Aggie athletics to look at schedules, rosters and scores at www.NMStateSports.com.

Three weather systems bring in a variety of weather for the next 36 hours

After another above average weekend the Borderland has a few weather systems passing by over the next 24 hours. First there is an upper level Pacific low tracking just south of us, through northern Chihuahua Mexico today.

El Paso prepares for the return of WICKED

Wicked returns! The El Paso showing of Wicked isn't until May, but tickets will go on sale February 16, 2015.

Texas restaurant receiving threats after Facebook post

A Texas woman is leading a campaign against a local restaurant, over what she says is mistreatment of a homeless man, but the restaurant owner says the woman has it all wrong and that her posts on social media are hurting his business.

EPCC Theater season opens with RENT

EPCC Theater Ensemble will offer its first play of the 2015 season with Rent. Performances will be February 19, 20, 21, 26, 27, & 28 @ 8:00 pm and February 22 & March 1 @ 2:30 pm.

'American Sniper' trial: Deputy says defendant explained killings

A former deputy testified last week that he overheard the defendant in the "American Sniper" murder trial explain why he killed two men.

Runner crawls to finish of Austin Marathon

The most memorable moment of Sunday's Austin Marathon in Texas came at the finish line. Kenyan Hyvon Ngetich crawled across the finish line to earn third place in the women's division.

Fort Bliss soldier dies in Santa Fe skiing accident

An El Paso woman stationed at Fort Bliss has died after hitting a tree while skiing at Ski Santa Fe on Saturday afternoon, according to Santa Fe County Sheriffs' officials.