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Sun-News Pictured is a descanso, or memorial, for Sal Garces, who died during a New Year's Day fight in the 300 block of King James Ave., north of Las Cruces near Dona Ana.
LAS CRUCES >> A Dona Ana County-based group that's aiming to combat a problem of aging flood control structures throughout the Mesilla Valley will ask county voters for a property tax increase in an April 8 referendum.
Researchers at New Mexico State University are participating in a national pilot program aimed at addressing substance abuse, mental health and other behavioral health problems.
LAS CRUCES >> More than $5 million will be on its way to southern Dona Ana County for water infrastructure projects.
Sun-News file photo by Shari V. Hill A large group of spectators watches as Paul Tomicek carefully maneuvers his Jeep YJ up a 90-degree cliff on the Patzcuaro's Revenge trail in the Robledo Mountains during the 2008 Chile Challenge.
FREDERICKSBURG, Va. >> With the jury unable to reach a verdict, a Stafford County, Va., judge declared a mistrial Friday in the case against an FBI agent accused of murdering his estranged wife, according to the Free Lance-Star.
A vehicle smashed in a DWI-related crash is on display Thursday outside the Dona Ana County Sheriff's Department.
LAS CRUCES >> The pet euthanasia rate at the Dona Ana County-Las Cruces dropped to the lowest rate ever in 2013, shelter officials said Thursday while presenting a yearly report.
The program relies on revenue from the state lottery, and cuts loomed because lottery proceeds haven't kept pace with increases in college tuition.
LAS CRUCES >> The Animal Service Center of the Mesilla Valley will hold dog, cat, puppy and kitten adoptions Saturday.
The efforts made this past session proved a point, and southern New Mexico is better off for it.
Running for the Democratic nomination for District 34 state representative, Bill Gomez, left, and current Rep. Mary Helen Garcia draw cards for ballot position on Tuesday at the Dona Ana County Government Center.
Ramon Montoya, 23, was arrested Tuesday morning without incident by the Lone Star Fugitive Task Force, according to a U.S. Marshals news release.
The Sunland Park Police Department released the name Tuesday of the man who allegedly pulled a gun at the Sunland Park Racetrack and Casino and lead police on a four-hour manhunt.