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Choosing the Perfect Pumpkin... TO EAT??

Like so many right before Halloween, I love picking out the perfect pumpkin for carving up!!!  Those cute little orange gourds have no idea what's about to happen to them!  (Evil laugh!)  Ha, ha, ha, ha!!!

SMU courting former Longhorn coach?

SMU is courting legendary football coach Mack Brown and they are coming at Brown with deep pockets.

Health Department: New cases of mosquito-borne illnesses

The Department of Public Health has reported a second imported case of Chikungunya virus in El Paso. It is believed that the man, who is in his 60’s, contracted the Mosquito-borne virus while traveling to Puerto Rico.

The BASE to hold clinic with Dodgers/Braves coaches

THE BASE will have a Hitting and Pitching Clinic featuring the UTEP Softball Coaching Staff, and a Pro Style Baseball Clinic with coaches from the LA Dodgers and Atlanta Braves organizations will be coming!

Crime Stoppers seek to identify far east El Paso burglar

Crime Stoppers of El Paso are looking for a man who was captured on surveillance footage stealing welding equipment from a home in far East El Paso County in early August.

TEA directs EPISD Board of Managers to hold 2015 election

The Commissioner of Education for the Texas Education Agency, Michael Williams, has directed El Paso Independent School District's appointed board of managers to order an election to be set on May 9, 2015 to fill school board seats.

UTEP heads to the road for C-USA matchup

After a highly competitive weekend against top Conference USA squads, Rice and Western Kentucky, the UTEP volleyball team will head back on the road for a match up against Marshall on Sunday at 10:30 a.m. (MT).

OSHA: Workers became trapped in pump pit, were unable to escape

We're learning more about the deaths of two workers at the Roberto Bustamante wastewater treatment plant in El Paso's Lower Valley Wednesday afternoon

UT/TT Poll: Abbott holds commanding lead over Davis

Republican Greg Abbott has a 16-point lead over Democrat Wendy Davis in the closing days of this year’s gene

UTEP secures $22.6 million dollar grant

UTEP has secured a 5 year 22.6 million dollar grant from the National Institutes of Health. They are going to use that money to build their latest building: the Southwest Biomedical Training and Research Consortium.

Who is Indiana serial killer suspect Darren Deon Vann?

Darren Deon Vann was no stranger to police.

Football coach reinstated after controversial 'watermelon ritual'

UPDATE: High school football coach Bud Walpole was offered his job back, effective Thursday, CNN affiliate WCBD reported.

El Paso welcomes Indian Food Festival

An experience 5,000 years in the making, the Indian Food Festival is right around the corner.

Five vehicle wreck shuts down a portion of the freeway

El Paso Police responded to a big accident that shut down a portion of the freeway overnight.

A weekend filled with pre-Halloween fun!

NOW OPEN KLAQ Haunted House "Maze of Madness" Through November 1 6 p.m. - 11 p.m. October 26 - Halloween 1323 N. Lee Trevino Monday - Thursday, $10