Las Cruces Mayor Ken Miyagishima will deliver his annual State of the City Address at 12:15 p.m. today, Wednesday, Feb. 19.
The public is invited to attend, it will be held at Council Chambers at City Hall, 700 N. Main St.
Americans for Limited Government President Nathan Mehrens today issued the following statement condemning Senate action to extend unemployment benefits by $6.4 billion for 3 months, including the votes of six Republican senators, Kelly Ayotte (
Court-appointed attorneys are about to get a pay raise in El Paso County.
Starting April 1, court-appointed defense attorneys will be paid $90 per hour in court and $75 per hour outside court , that's a $15 increase.
Today, U.S. Congressman Steve Pearce applauded the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service for opening the public comment period for the Range-Wide Lesser Prairie Chicken Candidate Conservation Agreement with Assurances.
The Senate is expected to pass a two-year compromise budget deal today. It eases some spending cuts, but it also adds some—including a reduction to military benefits.
And that’s causing major controversy.
Joe Pickett, Chairman of the Homeland Security and Public Safety Committee and State Representative for El Paso District 79, received a Law Enforcement Leadership Award for his hard work during the 83rd Legislative Session.
A new school in northwest El Paso will have a household name, Silvestre and Carolina school is named in honor of former congressman Silvestre Reyes and his wife, a groundbreaking ceremony took place today.