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  1. EPPD officer struck by vehicle Saturday morning on I-10 EastRead the original story w/Photo

    59 min ago | El Paso Times

    An El Paso police officer was struck by a vehicle Saturday morning on Interstate 10 East in East El Paso. The officer was off his motorcycle on the side of the interstate near Giles Road at about 9:45 a.m. when he was struck, El Paso Police Department officials said.

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  2. SolarCityRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | El Paso Times

    Google has committed $300 million to a new solar-panel financing fund created by SolarCity, officials with SolarCity reported Thursday. The fund is expected to finance $750 million in residential solar projects in 14 states, including in the El Paso area, and Washington, D.C. The investment "is good for the environment, good for families and also makes good business sense," Sidd Mundra, renewable energy principal at Google, said in a statement.

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  3. Marshall Carter-Tripp: El Paso will benefit by protecting its wetlandsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | El Paso Times

    The citizens of El Paso own El Paso's two major nature preserves: Keystone Heritage Park and Rio Bosque Wetlands Park. Both of these public lands contain wetlands that support numerous birds and other wildlife.

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  4. 12 people file to run for four El Paso City Council seatsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | El Paso Times

    A dozen candidates, including three incumbents, are running for seats on the El Paso City Council in the May 9 city election, according to election documents filed with the Municipal Clerk's Office. Three incumbents who are seeking reelection, city Reps.

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  5. SolarCity gets $300 million from Google to finance solar installations, including in El PasoRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | El Paso Times

    Google has committed $300 million to a new solar-panel financing fund created by SolarCity, officials with SolarCity reported Thursday. The fund is expected to finance $750 million in residential solar projects in 14 states, including in the El Paso area, and Washington, D.C. The investment "is good for the environment, good for families and also makes good business sense," Sidd Mundra, renewable energy principal at Google, said in a statement.

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  6. School board elections set for May 9 election; Incumbents return in SISD, YISD racesRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | El Paso Times

    All but one race for seats on the El Paso, Socorro and Ysleta school boards will be competitive this year. Open seats on the El Paso Independent School District's Board of Trustees have drawn a particularly varied group of candidates this spring.

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  7. El Paso senior awarded $20,000 Coca Cola scholarshipRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | El Paso Times

    Riverside High School senior Patricia Rodarte is the recipient of a 20,000 scholarship from the Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation. Riverside High School senior Patricia Rodarte has been awarded a prestigious $20,000 college scholarship by the Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation.

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  8. Voters in Ysleta, Clint school districts face bond issues on May ballotRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | El Paso Times

    Voters in the Clint and Ysleta school districts will be asked to approve bond issues in the May 9 election. The Clint Independent School District is proposing an $80 million bond sale to address facility upgrades and overcrowding, officials said.

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  9. Fifth-grader from Carlsbad is region's best spellerRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | El Paso Times

    Nyikos, 10, correctly spelled the championship word "minstrels" to win the 2015 El Paso Times Spelling Bee on Friday at Bel Air High School's Tartan Theatre. He will represent the El Paso region at the Scripps Howard National Spelling Bee in Washington, D.C., on May 24-29.

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  10. Weekend reading: Jay J. Armes, EPISD transition, Cantina Malolam reviewedRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | El Paso Times

    Jay J. Armes still navigates the celebrity spotlight, still attracts international attention as El Paso's most famous and most marketable private investigator. He has cracked criminal, civil and domestic cases from El Paso to Mexico and across the globe - Hong Kong, Nigeria, Japan, Thailand and Europe - for almost 50 years.

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  11. House Appropriations approves El Paso Franklin Park visitors centerRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | El Paso Times

    AUSTIN The Texas House Appropriations Committee on Friday approved a $3.5 million visitor center for Franklin Mountains State Park, a committee member, Rep. Marisa Marquez, D-El Paso, said. At 24,000 acres, the park is the largest in the country to be located entirely with the boundaries of a city.

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  12. Budget analyst seeking El Paso school board seatRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | El Paso Times

    Army Reserve chaplain Cpt. Timothy Martin said he is seeking a seat on the El Paso Independent School District board because he has seen the district's challenges and triumphs as his 10 children have attended its schools.

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  13. Rock and Roll Hall of Famers ZZ Top coming to El PasoRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | El Paso Times

    The legendary ZZ Top is coming to El Paso on April 28 at the Abraham Chavez Theatre, Live Nation officials announced Friday. The longtime, iconic rockers will perform at 7:30 p.m. April 28 at the Abraham Chavez Theatre, Live Nation officials announced Friday.

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  14. Continue Reading a 'Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | El Paso Times

    Mexican federal authorities announced today that they captured alleged drug kingpin Servando "Tuta" Gomez Martinez early this morning in Morelia, Mexico. Gomez is a teacher who reportedly became a high-ranking drug-trafficker, and whose organization contributed to extortions, kidnappings and murders in the Mexican state of Michoacan.

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  15. City of El Paso ballpark emails case may head to Texas Supreme CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | El Paso Times

    AUSTIN In a sign that the Texas Supreme Court might take up a case involving emails regarding the Downtown ballpark, the court on Friday ordered lawyers for both sides to file written briefs in the case. Bill Aleshire, lawyer for El Paso activist and attorney Stephanie Townsend Allala, said in an email, "This means the case is still alive and has attracted interest by the members of the Supreme Court."

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  16. EPISD Board of Trustees: Two more enter, one withdraws from raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | El Paso Times

    Two more El Pasoans have filed paperwork to seek seats on the El Paso Independent School District Board of Trustees, while one candidate has withdrawn from the race. El Paso County's Council of Judges Executive Director Mike Izquierdo is running for the District 7 board seat, representing Coronado High School.

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  17. Editorial: Asking El Paso voters to settle firefighter contract is a bad ideaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | El Paso Times

    Asking El Paso voters to settle a contract dispute between the city and firefighters would be an unnecessary step that could create bitterness that lingers for years. The police and firefighters union have been negotiating a contract for months.

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  18. El Paso convention center becomes 63-lane bowling alley for national tournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | El Paso Times

    The El Paso convention center is now a 63-lane megabowling center that will be used by about 40,000 bowlers over the next four months. "This is the largest venue we have ever built in the 112-year history of this tournament," said Greg Moore, senior director of tournament programming for the United States Bowling Congress.

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  19. Spelling BeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | El Paso Times

    But the Tex-Mex food proved to be a lucky word for the 9-year-old, who spelled it correctly in the second round of the 2015 El Paso Times Spelling Bee on Thursday at Bel Air High School's Tartan Theatre. Isaac, who had a big grin on his face, and 17 other students made it to the finals on the second day of the nerve-wracking bee.

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  20. Fort Bliss briefs: St. Patrick's Day Pub Run set for March 14Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | El Paso Times

    Fort Bliss will have its St. Patrick's Day Pub Run at 3 p.m. March 14 at Freedom Crossing. The 10K event is open to the El Paso community.

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