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LCPD providing news via socia media sites

The Las Cruces Police Department is making itself more accessible to the public by providing news and notes via popular social media sites.

Rio Grande Valley mayor welcomes National Guard troops

 

Health officials: Keep an eye out for standing water

 The end of summer may be in sight, but it's not quite time to put your guard down when it comes to mosquitoes.

Man injured in overnight motorcycle crash

A man was sent to the hospital after crashing his motorcycle with an El Paso Disposal Truck. The crash happened at 3:30 a.m. Thursday on Hardaway and Trowbridge. That's in Central El Paso.

Planned site for new Rescue Mission criticized at meeting

It was standing room only Wednesday night at a community meeting in El Paso, as a neighborhood learned the El Paso Rescue Mission might be moving in next door.

Throwing paper planes isn’t just for kids

Many children grow up playing with paper airplanes. They do their best to fold the paper to create optimum aerodynamics.

Residents oppose proposed immigration facility

Clint residents met with local lawmakers Wednesday hoping to stop a proposed immigrant center from moving in.

NMSU football practice report after two-a-days

The New Mexico State football team took the field for practice No. 14 and 15, Wednesday, Aug. 13 on the campus of NM State.

ABQ Isotopes challenge El Paso Chihuahuas to the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

The Albuquerque Isotopes Triple-A baseball team has challenged the El Paso Chihuahuas to the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. The Isotopes posted a video on their Facebook page about 7 p.m. Wednesday.

Juarez residents getting free TV's

Starting in October, the Mexican federal government will start giving out free digital TV's.

Governor Perry visits National Guard troops

Texas Governor Rick Perry was in Bastrop County Wednesday to check on the progress of his executive order to deploy 1000 Texas National Guard troops to the Texas-Mexico border to help secure the border.

Update: Investigation into what caused Socorro house fire is now underway

A home is a total loss after a fire in Socorro Tuesday night. The blaze sparked around 7 p.m. at the home at 332 Apodaca.

Texas runaway lives inside local Walmart for more than 2 days

A missing East Texas child made national headlines after it was learned he had been hiding inside a local Walmart for days.

Man arrested for 8th DWI in Las Cruces

A Las Cruces man was arrested and charged with his 8th DWI offense after he allegedly disabled his vehicle's interlock device and caused a crash around 2 p.m. on Tuesday afternoon.

UTEP vs Texas Tech tickets reward Season Ticket Holders

Fans who purchased UTEP football season tickets prior to July 1 will have first access to single-game tickets for the home opener against Big 12 power Texas Tech beginning on Monday (Aug. 18).