Travel

Work zone safety awareness week

The week of April 7th marks National Work Zone Awareness Week, which is also the official start of the roadway construction season across most of the country.

NMSU flight test center conducts airworthiness assessment

The SenseFly eBee unmanned aircraft system recently completed an airworthiness assessment, an Federal Aviation Administration-accepted public aircraft process, at the New Mexico State University Physical Science Laboratory’s Unmanned Aircraft Systems

Catwalk recreation area to reopen April 5

The public is invited to join the Gila National Forest April 5, 2014 for the reopening of the Catwalk Recreation Area. This event will be held in conjunction with the Glenwood Dutch Oven Cook-Off.

Deadliest commercial airline crashes in history

The plight of 239 souls aboard Malaysia Airlines' Flight MH37 remained unresolved Saturday, after the aircraft went missing somewhere between Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, and Beijing, China.

Interstate 25/Missouri Bridge Replacement Project

The New Mexico Department of Transportation (NMDOT) and the Federal Highway Administration are sponsoring a meeting to discuss the proposed replacement of the Interstate 25 (I-25)/ Missouri Bridge in Las Cruces.

Temporary Bus Stop Relocation for Route 17

Effective immediately, Sun Metro’s Route 17 will be required to service a temporary bus stop inside the Outlet Shoppes of El Paso. This detour is expected to be in effect until Tuesday, Dec. 24.

Gov. Perry Requests Presidential Disaster Declaration for Central Texas

Gov. Rick Perry is requesting a presidential disaster declaration for three Texas counties due to extensive flood damage in Central Texas following the storms that occurred from October 30th to November 1st.

DPS Increases DWI Enforcement During Holidays

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) will increase DWI patrols for a 21-day period that includes both the Christmas and New Year holidays.

New parking meters near UTEP

The City of El Paso is installing high-tech parking meters in the medical area adjacent to the University of Texas at El Paso, the International Bridges Department announced today.

Sun Metro detours and relocates for Thanksgiving Day Parade

The 77th First Light Federal Credit Union Sun Bowl Parade will require Sun Metro to detour 9 routes and temporarily relocate the boarding area located on Raynor from 5 a.m. to about 4 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 28.

Sun Metro Detours 9 Routes for Ballpark Utilities Work

Sun Metro will be required to detour Routes 4, 11, 14, 15, 34, 35, 36, 50 and 204 due to construction work by various utilities at the Santa Fe/Missouri intersection from 9 a.m. to noon, Wednesday.

Soldiers canoe, camp in Big Bend

Seven Soldiers spent Columbus Day weekend on an adventure of canoeing, camping under the stars and soaking in the natural hot springs of the Chinati Resort, all while traveling along the Texas Mountain Trail.

Stranded camper saved from starvation

If Marco Lavoie had not been rescued when he was, the Quebec man probably would have perished within 48 hours.

I-40 westbound closed due to deadly accident

Westbound Interstate 40 at Thoreau is closed at this time due to a fatal accident. At approximately 8:45 a.m. a passenger car traveling eastbound crossed over the median and struck a westbound tractor-trailer.

Tokyo travel: 11 things to know before you go

After a setback from the natural and nuclear disasters of 2011, tourism has rebounded in Tokyo.