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ADA public meeting scheduled for Tuesday

The Doña Ana County Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Advisory Committee will meet Thursday, April 24 at 4pm, in multi-purpose room 1-117 at the Doña Ana County Government Center, 845 North Motel Blvd., in Las Cruces.

City of El Paso to honor slain El Paso journalist, approve $10 million road project

El Paso City Council is expected to declare April 22nd as 'Ruben Salazar Day.' Salazar was a Mexican-American journalist from El Paso, who paved the way for future Hispanic journalists and Chicano American issues.

EPWU request could spell extra month of construction for Country Club Road

 A new request from El Paso Water Utilities could mean the improvement project along Country Club Road may last a little longer than antici

LCPS schools seek children for summer school

Staying in school longer has proven to help children in the Land of Enchantment. The Las Cruces Public Schools Kindergarten to Third grade plus program(K-3+) will grow by about 400 students for next year.

Study: Most Texans Drive and Talk; Many Text

Three out of four Texans at least occasionally speak on a cellphone while driving and nearly half sometimes read or text while driving, according to a study released Monday of 3,000 drivers by the Texas A&M Transportation Institute.

Commissioners make extra parking available for Chihuahuas' first games

El Paso County Commissioners also gave the green light to extend their garage hours during the first two weeks of Chihuahuas games.

'No More' Rally highlights unreported Sexual Assault Cases in El Paso County

Every year, 200 victims of sexual assault come forward to report the crime to the El Paso District Attorney's office but they say, that number could be much higher.

Miners set to host soccer camps

Registration is underway for the popular Miner Soccer Academy summer camps which will be held in summer 2014. All camps are open to any and all entrants.

Final coaches show to be held Tuesday

The final Keitha Adams radio show this year will be held at 5 p.m. at Tortuga Sports Lounge (126 Shadow Mountain Drive) Tuesday.

NMSU softball to hit road for matchup with #9 Arizona

NM State (26-19; 8-4 WAC) takes on No. 9 Arizona for a doubleheader on Wednesday, April 23 at 5 and 7 p.m. Both games can be heard live on KSNM AM570 beginning at 5 p.m.

UTEP women's golf opens C-USA Championships in 10th

The UTEP women's golf team is in 10th place through 18 holes of the Conference USA Championship on Monday in Gulf Shores, Ala.

This week in NMSU athletics

The New Mexico State track and field team continues its 2014 outdoor season when it travels to Houston, Texas to compete at the Rice Owls Invitational on April 26.

Non-profit opens adoption center

An organization whose hope is to find homes for stray dogs and cats has found their own home... ACTion Program for Animals in Las Cruces is moving to 800 W. Picacho and will open in May.