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Aggies to face 10 ranked opponents in 2015

The New Mexico State softball team will play 10 games this season versus teams that are ranked in the recently released USA Today/NFCA (National Fastpitch Coaches’ Association) Preseason Top 25 Poll.

Cheer coach no longer employed with UTEP following December DWI arrest

Officials with UTEP confirm that David Vasquez, the cheerleading coach who was arrested in Albuquerque, NM in mid-December for suspicion of DWI is no longer employed with the university.

CBP reports significant increase in border traffic in 2014

The U.S. Customs and Border Protection's year-end data on the 2014 fiscal year indicates that trade and border crossings at El Paso area ports are increasing.

Air Force dubs UTEP engineer Promising Young Investigator

The Air Force Office of Scientific Research (AFOSR) has named Pavana Prabhakar, Ph.D., assistant professor of mechanical engineering at The University of Texas at El Paso, as an exceptional young investigator.

Tickets for Juan Gabriel's El Paso concert set to go on sale Friday

The legendary Juan Gabriel will return to El Paso on Wednesday, February 18 at the Don Haskins Center.

East coast storm still an inconvenience in the borderland

The same system that left a blanket of snow and ice in the borderland has now made it's way to the east coast.

This week in NMSU Athletics

It’s a busy week for New Mexico State Athletics. Fans and followers are encouraged to go to the official website of NM State Athletics for updates, rosters, biographies and schedules at www.NMStateSports.com.

Current Angels player to meet Aggie fans at Alumni game

Head baseball coach Brian Green and the 2015 baseball team invite all New Mexico State baseball fans out to the Annual Alumni Game and Inaugural Fan Fest, Saturday, Jan.

Widespread rainfall expected towards the end of the week

The long range computer forecast models from the National Weather Service predicted a colder and wetter winter for our region. Since the end of December that is forecast has been pretty much on track.

Death at the dog park

A dog shot at a Houston, Texas area dog park on Sunday has died.

Manhunt Monday: Man wanted for allegedly causing deadly crash on I-10

This week's Manhunt Monday is a man who allegedly caused a deadly crash on I-10 on January 3, 2015 and fled the scene of the accident.

How to catch a glimpse of asteroid flyby

A treat is in store for sky watchers Monday, as a large asteroid will fly close to Earth.

Nondiscrimination ordinance battle goes statewide

  As fights brew in several Texas cities over nondiscrimination ordinances protecting gay people, state lawmakers are poised to dive into the fray.

Man hit, pinned against building; Driver arrested

A 23-year-old man has been charged with aggravated assault with a vehicle, after he allegedly ran down a man on an Upper Valley sidewalk and pinned him to a building last week, according to El Paso Police. 

Man injured in 18-wheeler rollover crash

Police are investigating an overnight rollover crash near Clint. It happened just before 3 a.m. Monday on the Gateway West near I-10 and Clint. The semi-truck somehow lost control and rolled over.