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All El Paso area schools meet accountability standards

All Borderland school districts received a passing grade on accountability standards set by the state.

Chihuahuas defeat the Bees, 6-5

The El Paso Chihuahuas overcame an early three-run deficit and beat the Salt Lake Bees 6-5 Friday at Smith’s Ballpark in Salt Lake City.

Texas man indicted in death of Alfred Wright

  (CNN) -- A Jasper, Texas, man has been indicted in connection with the death of Alfred Wright, a 28-year-old father of three whose m

Experts say New Mexico chile season starting off strong

 Well, you can almost smell it, that smell of roasted summer chiles.

NMSU football practice report from Day #9

The New Mexico State football team completed fall camp practice No. 9 on the football practice field, Friday, Aug. 8 on the campus of NM State.

NMSU softball promotes graduate assistant coach

New Mexico State head softball coach Kathy Rodolph announced Friday the promotion of Kate Singler from graduate assistant coach to assistant coach.

Chihuahuas dominate Bee's, 13-2

The El Paso Chihuahuas offense collected 17 hits and 12 walks in their 13-2 win over the Salt Lake Bees at Smith’s Ballpark Thursday night.

NMSU releases men's basketball schedule

A challenging non-conference slate, 17 home games and an appearance on ESPN’s 24-hour College Hoops Tip-Off Marathon highlight the 2014-15 New Mexico State men’s basketball schedule.

LCPD alerts residents on scam telephone calls

The Las Cruces Police Department (LCPD) has received at least one report that a perpetrator is calling local residents claiming to be an officer from LCPD and demanded money or credit information in exchange for avoiding arrest.

El Paso Electric encourages recycling refrigerators

El Paso Electric has been notifying El Pasoans about saving energy and making the earth a greener place by recycling a old refrigerator.

NMSU hosts Aggie Welcome and Orientation Week

With the start of fall classes less than two weeks away, New Mexico State University will host a variety of events during Aggie Welcome and Orientation week to introduce students to campus life.

Couple charged with attempted murder after Las Cruces car chase

An ongoing dispute between two parties led to a Wednesday evening vehicle chase with gunshots fired and the arrest of a couple on attempted murder charges.

NMSU School of Nursing to host White Coat Ceremony

The New Mexico State University School of Nursing is one of only 100 schools to be selected to host a White Coat Ceremony.

1-10 closure forces Sun Metro to detour

Due to the complete closure of Interstate-10, Sun Metro will be required to detour Routes 18, 42 and 59 beginning at 5 am this Sunday, August 10. This detour will be in effect until 6 am Monday, August 11.

Tip leads to arrest of 'Most Wanted' man inside west El Paso bar

A 22-year-old El Paso man was arrested inside of a popular west El Paso bar early Friday morning after a tip led investigators to him.