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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

Saluting a two-time war veteran for his service to our country

In Thursday's Service Salute, we honored SGT Ernesto Arenas. The picture was sent in by Amanda Espinosa. She wanted to recognize the love of her life. SGT Arenas is currently stationed at Fort Bliss.

The Brief: Abbott Keeps Double-Digit Lead in Latest UT/TT Poll

There seems to be little standing in the way of another GOP sweep of statewide offices this November, with the party's candidates holding double-digit leads over their Democratic rivals, according to the latest University of Texas/Texas Tri

Construction could begin next summer on road to Spaceport America

Construction could begin as early as next summer on a new road from Las Cruces to Spaceport America.

University Medical Center receives donation

A non-profit organization that hopes to bring comfort and hope to women fighting ovarian cancer presented a donation to the University Medical Center Foundation.

Suspected serial killer has ties to El Paso

A suspected serial killer in Indiana has ties to El Paso.

Brother of man accused of shooting El Paso police officer, woman, saw both before shootings

The brother of Frank Aparicio is providing some insight into the moments before Aparicio allegedly shot an El Paso police officer several times Monday night, and murdered an East El Paso woman, before turning the gun on himself.  Aparicio&

State Fights Release of Race Records

The Texas Department of Insurance is fighting The Texas Tribune’s request for records that could shed light on why it has failed to collect racial data on injured workers, despite a 1993 law that requires it.

Trick-or-treaters line up for Div. West’s first Fort Bliss Trunk-or-Treat

Ninjas, zombies, and princesses scurried from car-to-car collecting candy when two First Army Division West brigades co-hosted their first of planned annual Trunk-or-Treats at Fort Bliss on Friday.

Miners Set to Host Price’s Give ‘Em Five Invitational

The UTEP men’s golf team will host the third annual Price’s Give ‘Em Five Invitational this weekend (Oct. 24-26) at the Butterfield Trail Golf Club.

Gamboa indictment waiver details colleagues' involvement in EPISD scandal

Two former EPISD leaders have been named as co-conspirators in a case filed against another EPISD administrator in federal court.

NM State Faces ‘Runners and ‘Lopes on the Road

The New Mexico State volleyball team (11-8, 5-2 WAC) hits the road for the second time in Western Athletic Conference play this season as it travels to Bakersfield, Calif., and Phoenix, Ariz.

UTEP Soccer To Play Final Two Home Games Of Year This Weekend

The UTEP soccer team will look to send out its seniors in style with the final two home match-ups of the year set for this weekend. The Miners (10-5-2, 4-2-1 C-USA) will play host to Florida Atlantic at 7 p.m. MT Friday and FIU at 12 p.m.

Two workers dead at Lower Valley wastewater treatment plant

An investigation has been launched into a workplace accident that killed two men at an El Paso Water Utilities wastewater treatment plant Wednesday afternoon.