Easter chicks, turtles bring salmonella dangers

With Easter right around the corner, the City of El Paso Department of Public Health is urging residents to avoid purchasing chicks, ducklings, and turtles as pets for their children.

Bull rider from Eastern New Mexico University killed during practice

A bull rider for the Eastern New Mexico University rodeo team died on Tuesday night after a bull stepped on him during practice.

City of Anthony NM gears up for spring community cleanup

The City of Anthony (NM) is gearing up for their Spring Community Cleanup, which will be held on April 12th from 8:00 a.m. until noon.

Jury resumes deliberations in Tinoco trial

The jury in the murder trial of 21-year-old Miguel Tinoco was sequestered Wednesday evening after a little under four hours of deliberations.

Aggies series in North Dakota cancelled

The University of North Dakota has announced that officials have deemed the Kraft Memorial Field unplayable after a recent storm dropped additional snow.

Dallas Cowboys Preseason Schedule Released

The NFL released this year’s preseason schedule Wednesday, with many specific dates still to be determined.

Chihuahuas pitcher LaFromboise recalled by Padres

LHP Bobby LaFromboise became the first El Paso Chihuahuas player called up to the Major Leagues when the San Diego Padres recalled him for today’s doubleheader against the Cleveland Indians.

Gila National Forest participates in Grant County Trails month

More than a dozen people joined the Gila National Forest and Grant County on interpretive hikes of the cultural and historic features found within the Fort Bayard Trail System, northeast of Silver City, Saturday, April 5.

NMSU Board of Regents to hold a special meeting April 16

The New Mexico State University Board of Regents will hold a special meeting at 9:15 a.m.

At least 12 injured as vehicle crashes into Florida day care

At least one adult and 11 children were injured, some seriously, when a vehicle was pushed into a Florida day care center by a Dodge Durango, which then fled the scene, authorities said Wednesday.

Timeline: US school violence since 1927

Here is a list of incidents of random elementary, middle and high school (excludes colleges and universities) violence with fatalities, from 1927 to the present.

Volunteers needed to advocate for abused, neglected foster children in El Paso

April is National Child Abuse Awareness and Prevention month.

Community invited to meet new YISD Superintendent Dr. Xavier De La Torre

Ysleta ISD is holding a welcome reception for new superintendent, Dr. Xavier De La Torre Wednesday night.

'Princess Lacey,' friend of college hoops star, dies

Sad news Wednesday morning: Eight-year-old Lacey Holsworth, the young girl with cancer who struck up an amazing friendship with a college basketball star, has passed away.

Peaches Geldof autopsy inconclusive, police say

The reason for model Peaches Geldof's death is still not clear, with an autopsy turning up inconclusive results, UK police said Wednesday.