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Polar Invasion sets records across the nation

We saw the Polar Invasion, or a really strong cold front with an associated low pressure system enter the United States and bring all sorts of crazy weather across the nation.

Sun Belt Coaches pick NMSU to finish last

The Sun Belt Conference office announced the 2014 Preseason Coaches Poll, July 19. NM State was selected No. 11 in the poll with 26 points.

Pitcher Lane homers for El Paso in loss at Fresno

The El Paso Chihuahuas left seven runners on base in their 3-1 loss to the Fresno Grizzlies Friday night at Chukchansi Park.

El Paso non-profit helps 300 kids gear up for school

Hundreds of El Paso families are gearing up for school thanks to a local non-profit organization. El Paso First hosted its annual 'Back-To-School Fair' in East El Paso on Saturday morning.

Yarbrough underpass closed due to water main break

A water main break was reported at around 6 a.m. on Saturday at Yarbrough and Gateway West that has caused the street to sink. According to TXDOT, the underpass will remain closed until further notice.

UPDATE: Traffic flowing after accident on Airway

Update: Traffic is flowing after an accident near the Airway exit on I-10 East. It happened around 11:15 a.m. according to El Paso dispatchers. Three vehicles were involved: one truck and two cars.

UPDATE: 75 year-old man dead after being hit by a car in West El Paso

UPDATE: A 75 year-old man was hit and killed by a vehicle as he crossed the street on the 5300 block of Mesa near Paragon and Festival at about 9:30 p.m. on Friday.

District 6 candidates talk priorities before Saturday's election

Saturday is election day for residents of East El Paso and the Lower Valley. According to county records, 945 El Pasoans in that district cast a ballot to choose a new District 6 city council representative.

Ochieng TKO's Rodriguez in bout

El Paso boxer David 'El Niño' Rodriguez suffers his second setback in a row, losing by TKO in the first round against Raymond Ochieng at the Southwest University Events Center in El Paso.  This was supposed to be a tuneup fi

Two florists to donate hundreds of arrangements to seniors

Bringing smiles with flowers. That's what two El Paso florists are hoping to do.

Eating healthy without sacrificing your favorite foods

A lot of people want to eat healthier, but they're not willing to give up their favorite foods to do it. No worries.

Anthony Invitational match play results

Here are the results from the first round of the Championship flight at the Anthony Invitational at Anthony Country Club: #16 Shaun York def. #1 Russell Lara, 2 & 1

New details about Las Cruces man arrested after allegedly using a sword to kill his mother

Las Cruces Police arrested 35-year-old Joshua Hunt after he allegedly killed his mother with a sword. Hunt is charged with one count of first-degree murder and one count of tampering with evidence.

Man pleads guilty in death of 3 year-old girl

A 31-year-old southeastern New Mexican man will serve life in prison after pleading guilty in the fatal beating of a 3-year-old girl whom he punished for soiling her pants.

Las Cruces Mother indicted for death of 6 month old daughter

Yesterday, Thursday, July 17th, Annette Smith was indicted on one count of Child Abuse Intentional (resulting in death), one count of Child Abuse Negligent, six counts of Abuse of a Child and one count of tampering with evidence.