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Portions of US 70 will be closed next week

The District One office for the New Mexico Department of Transportation (NMDOT) with Smith and Aguirre Construction continue with the project development of the concrete wall barrier, lighting, and placement of a large digital message board.

PREVIEW: New Mexico HS varsity football

Centennial – The Centennial Hawks will look to defend their first District 3-4A title this season and return a good group of young prospects and should have one of the biggest and most talented offensive lines in the stat

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PREVIEW: Varsity Football District 1-5A

Andress: How would you like to have a returning quarterback who threw for 2,100 yards with 20 passing touchdowns while rushing for 350 yards with five touchdowns?

PREVIEW: Varsity Football District 2-4A

Clint: The Lions have the smallest enrollment of any school in District 2-4A with just 616 students; however there is a championship flag flying at Clint as proof titles are possible.

American Academy of Pediatrics: School start times are too early

When that first school bell rings, are students even awake?

Judge: Texas school finance system unconstitutional

    Editor's note: This story has been updated throughout.

Plane crash victim's brother: "I wish it never happened but it did."

Charred debris and mounds of ashes, highlighted by yellow crime scene tape - that is what's left of a small, twin-engine medical transport plane in the desert of New Mexico.

Chihuahuas Rally For Win

It sure did not look like a win.  Salt Lake City scored four runs before the Chihuahuas got to swing a bat.  The Dawgs still trailed 5-2 in the 6th when they started barking.

Bulldawgs, Troopers earn big wins Thursday

Here are your Thursday night high school football results: Las Cruces def. Montwood, 44-18 Eastwood def. Chapin, 37-12 W. Frenship def. Burges, 59-7

Aggies earn big win over Cal Poly

The New Mexico State football team began the 2014 season with a nice win defeating the Cal-Poly Mustangs, 28-10 its home opener Thursday night in front of 13,772 fans inside Aggie Memorial Stadium.

Fort Hood shooter writes to ISIS leader, asks to become 'citizen' of Islamic State

The Army psychiatrist who killed 13 people at Fort Hood has written a letter to the leader of ISIS, asking to become a citizen of the Islamic State's caliphate, his attorney said Thursday.

UTEP to host Border Shootout starting Friday

The UTEP soccer team will play host to Incarnate Word (7 p.m. Friday) and Houston Baptist (1 p.m. Sunday) as part of the Fifth-Annual Border Shootout at University Field this weekend.

Mexican government bans U.S. shoe imports

If you live in Juarez, expect to pay more for your next pair of sneakers. The Mexican government is banning all imports of shoes from the United States.

Admission prices rising at El Paso Zoo

It'll now cost you more to visit the El Paso Zoo. Admission prices will rise next week from $10 to $12 for adults, and from $6 to $7.50 for kids. Infants are still free.