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Donna Wagner named interim dean of NMSU College of Health and Social Services

Donna L. Wagner has been named interim dean of the New Mexico State University College of Health and Social Services.

Sandbags available at Las Cruces Fire Stations

The National Weather Service is calling for a 60 percent chance of precipitation through Saturday night and 50 percent on Sunday. In the event of flooding, the Las Cruces Fire Department is making sandbags available to Las Cruces residents.

Rule changes address contraceptive devices

 

Surgeon General issues skin cancer warning

Five million people are treated for skin cancer every year, more than any other cancers combined.

Social work professor talks psyche of immigrant children

A professor in Social Work at the University of Texas at El Paso, who has interviewed some of the unaccompanied Central American children who've crossed the U.S. border, is speaking to NewsChannel 9 about the state of their psyches.

Cowboys rookie DE out for 8-12 weeks

Cowboys second round pick, rookie Demarcus Lawrence, was injured in training camp on Tuesday... and just a day later, we have learned it's a broken foot that will require surgery.

PAGA golf to hold tournaments in El Paso

The El Paso chapter of the Pan American Golf Association is one of forty three chapters scattered throughout nine states across the country.

El Pasoan appointed to lead EP Electric's public affairs dept.

The El Paso Electric Board of Directors announced Eduardo Gutierrez as the new President of External and Public Affairs.

Chicken pox outbreak halts deportations in Artesia

No undocumented immigrants are being allowed into or out of an immigration facility in A

Deputy City Manager selected for top position in California

Another city leader is likely leaving El Paso.  

Convicted teen murderer will spend 50 years in prison

50 years. That’s how much time convicted teen murderer Juan Gonzalez will be spending behind bars for beating an off-duty El Paso Police Officer to death.

LCPD: Suspected shoplifters nabbed during unrelated police call

Las Cruces Police arrested two men after they thought the pair was involved in a domestic disturbance early Wednesday morning, but after investigating, police discovered the two were allegedly involved in a separate shoplifting incident.

Tyson Foods plans to close Santa Teresa plant, 200 employees affected

Tyson Foods announced the closure of three facilities including the plant in Santa Teresa, NM on Wednesday.

Thomas the Tank Engine rolls into El Paso

El Paso children and parents, get ready to join Thomas and Friends on a fun filled adventure absolutely for free! Thomans and Friends will be joining El Paso at the El Paso Exploreum on Saturday, August 2nd.

McRaven named sole finalist for UT System Chancellor

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