- Mesilla eatery gives old art new lease on life Updated: Apr-30-16 11:07 am
MESILLA, New Mexico - C.W. "Buddy" Ritter recently discovered a fleet of ships, a flock of birds, a dog, and several sheep he didn't know he had. And before Damon LaGarry is finished, there will likely be several more surprises turning up in the halls and dining rooms of Ritter's Double Eagle and Peppers restaurants on the Mesilla Plaza.
- Las Cruces man pleads guilty to murder in girlfriend's death Updated: Apr-29-16 5:43 pm
LAS CRUCES, New Mexico - A Las Cruces man accused of fatally stabbing and beating his girlfriend is facing life in prison after pleading guilty to first-degree murder.
- Las Cruces police investigating an apparent murder-suicide Updated: Apr-28-16 7:37 pm
LAS CRUCES, New Mexico - Police say they're investigating what appears to be a murder-suicide involving an elderly couple at their Las Cruces home.
- Las Cruces couple is accused of 15 counts of child abuse Updated: Apr-28-16 6:55 pm
LAS CRUCES, New Mexico - Authorities say a Las Cruces couple has been arrested and accused of 15 counts of child abuse.
- Weir named new men's basketball coach at New Mexico State Updated: Apr-26-16 7:20 pm
LAS CRUCES, New Mexico - New Mexico State has announced the hiring of Paul Weir as the men's basketball head coach.
- Arizona man gets prison in New Mexico meth trafficking case Updated: Apr-26-16 6:22 pm
LAS CRUCES, New Mexico - An Arizona man has been sentenced to a decade in federal prison for drug trafficking in New Mexico.
- Airport for model airplanes opens in Las Cruces Updated: Apr-23-16 4:37 pm
LAS CRUCES, New Mexico - Crowds headed to a landfill in Las Cruces this weekend not because of spring cleaning but instead to celebrate the opening of an airport for model airplanes.
- Las Cruces man indicted on murder now accused of beating son Updated: Apr-22-16 5:42 pm
LAS CRUCES, New Mexico - A Las Cruces man out on bond for murder is accused of beating his 3-year-old son over broken video games.
- Records show missing equipment, contraband at Dona Ana jail Updated: Apr-22-16 12:11 pm
LAS CRUCES, New Mexico - Dona Ana County sheriff's records show a recent probe into allegations of corruption at the county jail was much larger than the criminal charges indicated.
- Las Cruces schools may see staff cuts amid tight budget Updated: Apr-22-16 6:12 am
LAS CRUCES, New Mexico - Las Cruces Public School District may have fewer teachers next year due to a budget crisis.
- New Mexico prepares to sue over federal wolf-release plan Updated: Apr-20-16 6:42 pm
ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - New Mexico is threatening legal action against the federal government after the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service quietly revealed its intention to release more Mexican gray wolves into the wild.
- The Latest: New Mexico plans to sue over wolf releases Updated: Apr-20-16 5:23 pm
LAS CRUCES, New Mexico - The Latest on the federal government's plan to release Mexican gray wolves (all times local):
- Drug task force in southwestern New Mexico facing scrutiny Updated: Apr-20-16 6:02 am
SILVER CITY, New Mexico - A drug task force in southwestern New Mexico is facing scrutiny over the handling and storing of evidence by law enforcement officers.
- 2 Las Cruces residents plead guilty in methamphetamine case Updated: Apr-20-16 6:01 am
ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - Two Las Cruces residents accused of possessing a pound of methamphetamine have pleaded guilty to a drug charge.
- 4 injured in crash after driver fled from Border Patrol Updated: Apr-19-16 9:10 pm
TUCSON, Arizona - The U.S. Border Patrol is releasing few details about a car crash near Nogales on Sunday that left four injured after a vehicle that was fleeing from agents crashed into a concrete barrier.
- Clean up to begin at national monument aircraft crash site Updated: Apr-19-16 4:26 pm
LAS CRUCES, New Mexico - The military will finally clean up the site where a drone aircraft crashed in 2014 at White Sands National Monument.
- Groups hopes to attract film production to Las Cruces Updated: Apr-19-16 5:43 am
LAS CRUCES, New Mexico - A new nonprofit organization hopes to attract some of New Mexico's growing film industry to southern New Mexico.
- Police: Vehicle crashes after Border Patrol chase; 4 held Updated: Apr-18-16 1:50 pm
LAS CRUCES, New Mexico - Authorities in Las Cruces say four people have been arrested and a fifth person may remain at large after a vehicle crashed following a pursuit by the Border Patrol.
- NMSU works to discourage hawks from nesting on campus Updated: Apr-16-16 5:42 pm
LAS CRUCES, New Mexico - A hawk species that is under federal protection is creating a burden for New Mexico State University.
- Former NMSU student pleads no contest in Las Cruces shooting Updated: Apr-15-16 6:27 pm
LAS CRUCES, New Mexico - A suspect in a shooting at a Las Cruces home has pleaded no contest to attempted murder and other charges, including negligent use of a firearm and criminal damage to property.
- Author, transgender activist Janet Mock to speak at NMSU Updated: Apr-15-16 6:04 am
LAS CRUCES, New Mexico - The New York Times best-selling author and MSNBC web series host Janet Mock is scheduled to visit New Mexico State University to speak on gender identity.
- Las Cruces school bus drivers, operator have tentative pact Updated: Apr-14-16 10:27 am
LAS CRUCES, New Mexico - School buses in Las Cruces are operating normally with a tentative agreement between the bus company and the drivers' union averting the possibility of a strike.
- Las Cruces woman accused of threatening boyfriend with gun Updated: Apr-13-16 6:00 pm
LAS CRUCES, New Mexico - Authorities say a Las Cruces woman has been arrested after allegedly pointing a loaded gun at her boyfriend during an argument.
- Smoke shop owner faces tax evasion charges Updated: Apr-12-16 12:35 pm
LAS CRUCES, New Mexico - The owner of a smoke shop in Sunland Park has been charged with felony tax evasion for allegedly failing to pay more than $100,000 in taxes.
- 4, including 2 kids, killed in fiery crash in Las Cruces Updated: Apr-10-16 11:31 am
LAS CRUCES, New Mexico - A Las Cruces family, including two young children, is dead after a fiery two-vehicle crash.