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Border Patrol rescues people from canal | El Paso Times Border Patrol rescues people from canal
Border Patrol agents rescued two women from a canal, despite rushing waters.        
El Paso Times | June 23, 2017
Interim superintendent of Catholic schools named | El Paso Times Interim superintendent of Catholic schools named
Steve Sanchez, who is on the Diocesan Blue Ribbon Committee for El Paso Catholic Schools, also will help guide the search for a permanent chief.        
El Paso Times | June 23, 2017
East side hold up in Crime of the Week | El Paso Times East side hold up in Crime of the Week
Crime Stoppers of El Paso and the El Paso Police Department are asking for help in finding a "violent robber" from a June 2 robbery.        
El Paso Times | June 23, 2017
What you need to know about Texas' sanctuary cities lawsuits | El Paso Times What you need to know about Texas' sanctuary cities lawsuits
Texas will be in court on Monday defending its ban on so-called sanctuary cities. Haven't been following the case? There's some background.        
El Paso Times | June 23, 2017
Police seek East El Paso 7-Eleven robber | El Paso Times Police seek East El Paso 7-Eleven robber
The June 2 robbery is this week's Crime of the Week.        
El Paso Times | June 23, 2017
Fireworks OK'd in El Paso County, sales start Saturday | El Paso Times Fireworks OK'd in El Paso County, sales start Saturday
Commissioners recently took no action on banning fireworks because the Keetch-Byram Drought Index did not meet the drought conditions to call for a ban.        
El Paso Times | June 23, 2017
Austin High counselor recorded principal meeting for FBI | El Paso Times Austin High counselor recorded principal meeting for FBI
Austin High School counselors were ordered to remove students from the class of a teacher talking to the FBI, a counselor testified.        
El Paso Times | June 23, 2017
Border Patrol agent left with men to protect his family, affidavit says | El Paso Times Border Patrol agent left with men to protect his family, affidavit says
A federal court affidavit provides more information on the June 9 kidnapping of an off-duty Border Patrol agent.        
El Paso Times | June 23, 2017
Mayor-elect Dee Margo gears up to lead El Paso | El Paso Times Mayor-elect Dee Margo gears up to lead El Paso
Mayor-elect Dee Margo has been getting ready to take office June 27.        
El Paso Times | June 23, 2017
Special needs students have fun while learning communication skills | El Paso Times Special needs students have fun while learning communication skills
The students had a good time while also learning and improving their skills during the weeklong camp.        
El Paso Times | June 23, 2017
Student uses robot to go to school | El Paso Times Student uses robot to go to school
After nine months battling leukemia, 9-year-old Jackie Rosales is back in her classroom at John Drugan School.        
El Paso Times | June 23, 2017
Summer Sandbag Distribution Schedule Begins June 26 | El Paso Herald Post Summer Sandbag Distribution Schedule Begins June 26
Customers can get sandbags for flood control seven days a week beginning Monday, June 26. The summer distribution sites will reopen in the Mission Valley, west, central and east areas of El Paso, and hours will be extended at the Stormwater Operations Center, which is open throughout the year. Customers in areas prone to flooding … The post Summer Sandbag Distribution Schedule Begins June...
El Paso Herald Post | June 23, 2017
El Paso Fire, Health Departments Free Clinic/Event set for Saturday | El Paso Herald Post El Paso Fire, Health Departments Free Clinic/Event set for Saturday
To close the flu season, the El Paso Fire Department is once again partnering with the El Paso Health Department’s Medicaid Waiver Program to provide one last clinic and safety event. Families who do not have health insurance, meet Federal low-income guidelines or have Medicaid can take advantage of the free clinic on Saturday June … The post El Paso Fire, Health Departments Free Clinic/E...
El Paso Herald Post | June 23, 2017
TNTM: Talkin Table Top Strategy Games | El Paso Herald Post TNTM: Talkin Table Top Strategy Games
Top 5 Strategy Games Trevor and Danny share their top 5 strategy games with us. A strategy or strategic game is one where the players decision-making skills have a high significance in determining the outcome. The term “strategy” means generalship. It differs from “tactics” in that it refers to the general scheme of things, whereas … The post TNTM: Talkin Table Top...
El Paso Herald Post | June 23, 2017
Chihuahuas Unveil Stars and Stripes Jerseys, New Era Caps | El Paso Herald Post Chihuahuas Unveil Stars and Stripes Jerseys, New Era Caps
It’s a Fireworks Spectacular! as the Chihuahuas celebrate America’s birthday with the unveiling of the Stars and Stripes jerseys and caps to be worn during the July 1st, 2nd and 3rdGECU Independence Day Celebration games. The jerseys will accompany the best fireworks in El Paso beginning with a postgame Fireworks Spectacular presented by KVIA and … The post Chihuahuas Unveil Stars and Str...
El Paso Herald Post | June 23, 2017
VIDEO: Your City in 5 – Week Ending 6/23 | El Paso Herald Post VIDEO: Your City in 5 – Week Ending 6/23
Host Rick Isaias covers the events and has all the info from around your city in this week’s ‘Your City in 5’ This edition of #YC5 contains the following: • Construction of a new walking path • Construction of a new park • Playground improvements • Temporary health clinics headed to libraries • Safety reminders … The post VIDEO: Your City in 5 – Week Ending 6/23 ap...
El Paso Herald Post | June 23, 2017
Video+Story: El Paso At #10 on Resonance list of America’s 10 Best Small Cities | El Paso Herald Post Video+Story: El Paso At #10 on Resonance list of America’s 10 Best Small Cities
The City of El Paso along with Visit El Paso, an operating division of the City and Destination El Paso, announced Friday that El Paso has earned the #10 ranking on Resonance 2017 Best Small American Cities with populations between 200,000 and 1 Million. “I’m proud to see our city being recognized time and time … The post Video+Story: El Paso At #10 on Resonance list of America’s 10 Best ...
El Paso Herald Post | June 23, 2017
People simply called him 'Killin Jim' | El Paso Times People simply called him 'Killin Jim'
Tales from the Morgue: Killin' Jim Miller was expected in El Paso the day he was lynched in a barn in Oklahoma.        
El Paso Times | June 23, 2017
City of El Paso Celebrates Neighborhood Leadership Academy Graduates | El Paso Herald Post City of El Paso Celebrates Neighborhood Leadership Academy Graduates
The Neighborhood Leadership Program (NLA) Class of 2017, a group of forty (40) participants completed an 18-week program to learn about their local government earlier this month. The Neighborhood Leadership Program, offered by the Department of Community and Human Development Neighborhood Services Division, is a free 18-week program that gives residents an inside look at … The post City o...
El Paso Herald Post | June 23, 2017
Isotopes Nuke Chihuahuas 8-1 in Albuquerque | El Paso Herald Post Isotopes Nuke Chihuahuas 8-1 in Albuquerque
Albuquerque held El Paso to three hits Thursday in the Isotopes’ 8-1 win over the Chihuahuas at Isotopes Park. It was the second time this season Albuquerque pitching limited El Paso to three hits or less. San Diego Padres pitcher Jered Weaver allowed three runs on five hits in a three-inning injury rehab start. Weaver, … The post Isotopes Nuke Chihuahuas 8-1 in Albuquerque appeared first...
El Paso Herald Post | June 23, 2017
Sacred Heart Church to Hold Procession Honoring the Feast of the Sacred of Jesus in Duranguito | El Paso Herald Post Sacred Heart Church to Hold Procession Honoring the Feast of the Sacred of Jesus in Duranguito
Fr. Rafael García, S.J., of Sagrado Corazón Catholic Church will lead a procession honoring the Feast of the Sacred of Jesus in solidarity with the vulnerable people of barrio Duranguito tonight at 7 p.m. The participants will walk, reflect on Scripture and pray the rosary for the safety and well-being of the impacted residents of … The post Sacred Heart Church to Hold Procession Honoring...
El Paso Herald Post | June 23, 2017
Abbott Plots Aggressive Approach to Special Session | El Paso Herald Post Abbott Plots Aggressive Approach to Special Session
Gov. Greg Abbott is plotting an aggressive approach to the upcoming special session of the Legislature, diverting from his above-the-fray style to try to see through an ambitious 20-item agenda. The push came into public view Thursday, when Abbott’s office began announcing lawmakers who will take the lead on individual items — state Rep. Craig Goldman, … The post Abbott Plots Aggres...
El Paso Herald Post | June 23, 2017
Alamo Presents: Summer of Love Brunch Series | El Paso Herald Post Alamo Presents: Summer of Love Brunch Series
Alamo Drafthouse Cinema is partnering with KISS-FM to bring you the Summer of Love Brunch Series. The summer-long special screenings will feature some of the greatest romantic films of all time paired with a glass of sparkling wine and a delicious brunch. “These films are some of the most iconic and romantic films of all … The post Alamo Presents: Summer of Love Brunch Series appeared fir...
El Paso Herald Post | June 23, 2017
Holloman Airman who vanished identified 43 years later in Montana | El Paso Times Holloman Airman who vanished identified 43 years later in Montana
After 43 years, a Montana ‘cold case’ has identified remains of a missing Holloman Airman.        
El Paso Times | June 22, 2017
Austin High principal disliked 'informants,' administrator says | El Paso Times Austin High principal disliked 'informants,' administrator says
A former assistant principal testified in federal court about his former boss at Austin High School.        
El Paso Times | June 22, 2017
Texas Hispanics behind half of state's growth since 2010 | El Paso Times Texas Hispanics behind half of state's growth since 2010
Hispanics are behind a large portion of the state's growth since 2010, according to population estimates released by the U.S. Census Bureau.        
El Paso Times | June 22, 2017
Bronx man arrested at JFK airport, accused of aiding Islamic State | El Paso Times Bronx man arrested at JFK airport, accused of aiding Islamic State
Mohamed (Adam) Raishani, 30, was arrested Wednesday as he prepared to board a flight to Lisbon at Kennedy International Airport.        
El Paso Times | June 22, 2017
‘Making a Murderer’ defendant Brendan Dassey wins big victory in federal court | El Paso Times ‘Making a Murderer’ defendant Brendan Dassey wins big victory in federal court
A federal appeals court has affirmed a judge's ruling that overturned the murder conviction of Brendan Dassey, who was featured in the Netflix’s "Making a Murderer."        
El Paso Times | June 22, 2017
What would happen if everyone recycled? | El Paso Times What would happen if everyone recycled?
The world would look a lot different.        
El Paso Times | June 22, 2017
14 arrested in drug trafficking case tied to Sinaloa cartel | El Paso Times 14 arrested in drug trafficking case tied to Sinaloa cartel
Fourteen people have been arrested and accused of drug trafficking and money laundering as part of a drug ring in El Paso, officials said.        
El Paso Times | June 22, 2017
EPISD board approves $501M budget; Cabrera's contract review withdrawn | El Paso Times EPISD board approves $501M budget; Cabrera's contract review withdrawn
EPISD trustees approved the 2017-18 budget Wednesday after the superintendent withdrew discussion of his employment contract from the agenda.        
El Paso Times | June 22, 2017
UTEP researchers granted patent for 'kissing bug' vaccine | El Paso Times UTEP researchers granted patent for 'kissing bug' vaccine
The university researchers were granted a patent for a preventive vaccine against Chagas' disease.        
El Paso Times | June 22, 2017
El Paso International Museum marks 50th anniversary
JUROR: Rosario PONTE | El Paso Times El Paso International Museum marks 50th anniversary JUROR: Rosario PONTE
Arts Digest: Arts International juried show mark's museum anniversary; "Nature" opens at NM Watercolor Society.        
El Paso Times | June 22, 2017
Matthews led support unit to Kuwait, now helping with training at Bliss, NTC | El Paso Times Matthews led support unit to Kuwait, now helping with training at Bliss, NTC
Lt. Col. Brian D. Matthews is leading a contingent of Fort Bliss soldiers who are serving as observer-coach-trainers at the National Training Center.        
El Paso Times | June 22, 2017
Parkland football coach Eric Frontz talks football | El Paso Times Parkland football coach Eric Frontz talks football
Parkland football coach Eric Frontz talks football        
El Paso Times | June 22, 2017
NMSU’s Fulton Center 3rd Floor Bistro to Adjust Hours in July | El Paso Herald Post NMSU’s Fulton Center 3rd Floor Bistro to Adjust Hours in July
New Mexico State University’s 3rd Floor Bistro at the Danny Villanueva Victory Club in the Stan Fulton Athletics Center will adjust their hours of operation starting in July. The Bistro will now be open 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays only and will feature their signature buffets on each of those days. The regular menu … The post NMSU’s Fulton Center 3rd Floor Bistro to Adjust Hours...
El Paso Herald Post | June 22, 2017
Sen. Cornyn Statement on Senate GOP Health Care Reform Plan | El Paso Herald Post Sen. Cornyn Statement on Senate GOP Health Care Reform Plan
U.S. Senator John Cornyn (R-TX) released the following statement after Senate Republicans released a discussion draft of legislation to replace what he characterized as the ‘failed Affordable Care Act (ACA)’: “After years of debate, hearings, and stories from folks harmed by Obamacare, today is a critical step towards delivering on our promise to provide the … The post Sen. Co...
El Paso Herald Post | June 22, 2017
REEL Authentico Contest Calls for Local Filmmakers | El Paso Herald Post REEL Authentico Contest Calls for Local Filmmakers
The Downtown Management District (DMD) is looking for a few good local filmmakers. The REEL AUTHENTICO Video Contest is asking entrants to produce a video capturing the spirit of ‘Authentico’ in DTEP and enter the contest for a chance to be featured in an INSIDER feature article, have their video distributed on the official Downtown El … The post REEL Authentico Contest Calls for Local Fi...
El Paso Herald Post | June 22, 2017
Pet adoptions: Meet Spirit | El Paso Times Pet adoptions: Meet Spirit
See how you can adopt this adorable dog.        
El Paso Times | June 22, 2017
Socorro ISD’s Benito Martinez Elementary Buries Time Capsule | El Paso Herald Post Socorro ISD’s Benito Martinez Elementary Buries Time Capsule
The Benito Martinez Elementary community wanted to give the residents of the year 2042 a glimpse of what education was like in the years 2016 and 2017. At the end of the school year, the campus filled an ice chest with letters, mementos, an American flag and a STAAR T-shirt among other things, glued it … The post Socorro ISD’s Benito Martinez Elementary Buries Time Capsule appeared ...
El Paso Herald Post | June 22, 2017
UTEP Scientists Awarded Patent for Chagas Disease Vaccine | El Paso Herald Post UTEP Scientists Awarded Patent for Chagas Disease Vaccine
A pair of scientists at The University of Texas at El Paso is one step closer to developing the first ever clinical Chagas disease vaccine. Researchers Rosa Maldonado, Ph.D., and Igor Almeida, Ph.D., both faculty in the Department of Biological Sciences, recently were granted a patent for “Mucin-Associated Surface Protein As Vaccine Against Chagas Disease.” … The post UTEP Scientists Awar...
El Paso Herald Post | June 22, 2017
Pedestrian hit, killed by train in South Central | El Paso Times Pedestrian hit, killed by train in South Central
The El Paso Police Department’s Special Traffic Investigators responded to the incident shortly before 10 p.m. Wednesday at the 200 block of Uva Place near Lincoln Park.        
El Paso Times | June 22, 2017
Two in custody after crashing car into Northeast home | El Paso Times Two in custody after crashing car into Northeast home
A woman inside the home was transported to University Medical Center of El Paso.        
El Paso Times | June 22, 2017
Report: Texas Faces Health Crisis from Toxic Oil, Gas Emissions | El Paso Herald Post Report: Texas Faces Health Crisis from Toxic Oil, Gas Emissions
PLANO, Texas – Methane and other toxic byproducts from oil and gas exploration will, by 2025, make Texas the worst state in the nation for public health problems from toxic pollution, according to a new report. The study, produced by the Texas Grassroots Network, said up to 7,400 Texas oil and gas wells would be … The post Report: Texas Faces Health Crisis from Toxic Oil, Gas Emissi...
El Paso Herald Post | June 22, 2017
Austin High absences questioned in EPISD cheating trial | El Paso Times Austin High absences questioned in EPISD cheating trial
Austin High School had an abnormal number of absences changed to show students in school, according to testimony at the EPISD cheating scheme trial.        
El Paso Times | June 21, 2017
Replay: Q&A with El Paso Downtown StreetFest organizer Brad Dubow | El Paso Times Replay: Q&A with El Paso Downtown StreetFest organizer Brad Dubow
We were live with El Paso Downtown StreetFest organizer Brad Dubow.        
El Paso Times | June 21, 2017
City's spray parks all are ready for their first full summer season | El Paso Times City's spray parks all are ready for their first full summer season
The city has delivered on its promise to build a spray park in each district in time for summer.        
El Paso Times | June 21, 2017
NM Space Museum to Reveal New Collections During Free Behind the Scenes Tour | El Paso Herald Post NM Space Museum to Reveal New Collections During Free Behind the Scenes Tour
The collection at the New Mexico Museum of Space History has grown significantly over the past couple of years and this Saturday, June 24, attendees to the quarterly Warehouse 1402 Behind the Scenes tour will get a sneak peek at a select few of those items. Just in the last few months, the museum has … The post NM Space Museum to Reveal New Collections During Free Behind the Scenes Tour a...
El Paso Herald Post | June 21, 2017
Teams Announced for WestStar Bank Don Haskins Sun Bowl Invitational | El Paso Herald Post Teams Announced for WestStar Bank Don Haskins Sun Bowl Invitational
The Sun Bowl Association and WestStar Bank are pleased to announce the teams coming to El Paso for the 56th Annual WestStar Bank Don Haskins Sun Bowl Invitational, which will be held in the Don Haskins Center, Thursday and Friday, December 21-22. “This tournament has become a tradition and the history of teams and players … The post Teams Announced for WestStar Bank Don Haskins Sun Bowl I...
El Paso Herald Post | June 21, 2017
Roderick Artspace Lofts wins Award from Development Trade Magazine | El Paso Herald Post Roderick Artspace Lofts wins Award from Development Trade Magazine
El Paso’s Roderick Artspace Lofts, a partnership of the El Paso Community Foundation and Artspace Projects, Inc., has received an Award of Merit from a leading trade magazine. Builder and Developer magazine announced the award for the Roderick Artspace Lofts in the category of “Best Affordable Housing Community for 60 to 100 dwelling units per … The post Roderick Artspace Lofts wins Award...
El Paso Herald Post | June 21, 2017