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  1. SC-GC Chamber luncheon attendees hear presentations on workforce...Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | The Grant County Beat

    ... Hidalgo, Sierra and Catron Counties in the Southwestern portion of New Mexico. The Regional Office personnel in Las Cruces will provide the services in combination with the Department of Workforce Solutions and in concert with the Youth Program in ...

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  2. Nearly 1,100 Las Cruces students protest PARCC examRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KVIA-TV El Paso

    The PARCC movement has united thousands of students across the state of New Mexico. In Las Cruces, the Las Cruces Public Schools district estimates approximately 1,100 students walked out of scheduled testing.

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  3. Las Cruces medical school touts plans during receptionRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Las Cruces Sun-News

    Mesilla Valley Hospice Human Resources Director Nina Salmon, left, and CEO Jean Briley talk to Dr. George Mychaskiw, dean and chief academic officer at Burrell College of Osteopathic Medicine at New Mexico State University during an event held Thursday at the Stan Fulton Center to recognize the college's groundbreaking. LAS CRUCES >> New Mexico State University held an open house reception Thursday at the Fulton Center to discuss plans for the Burrell College of Osteopathic Medicine.

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  4. Las Cruces city clerk's office faces deadline to verify recall petitionsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Las Cruces Sun-News

    LAS CRUCES >> A deadline is approaching for the Las Cruces city clerk to wrap up a petition verification process for an attempted recall of three city councilors. The deadline for the office to finish the work is 5 p.m. Monday - 20 business days after the filing of the signatures, according to the city clerk's office.

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  5. Nmsu Men's Basketball: Saturday's home finale vs. Chicago State sold outRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Las Cruces Sun-News

    LAS CRUCES >> Saturday night's New Mexico State regular season finale against Chicago State is officially sold out, NMSU Associate Athletic Director of Marketing Steve Macy said on Thursday. Macy said NMSU sold 7,133 single tickets for the game and with 3,615 season ticket holders and about 2,000 student tickets, that will bring the Pan American Center attendance to 12,700 on Saturday.

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  6. Pilgrimage being organized for local Catholics to see Pope Francis' first visit to the U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Deming Headlight

    LAS CRUCES >> It could be a once-in-a-lifetime chance for Catholics in southern New Mexico to be a part of Pope Francis' first visit to the United States, and the Roman Catholic Diocese of Las Cruces is trying to make it happen. Diocese officials are organizing a pilgrimage to Philadelphia, from Sept.

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  7. Changes in store for Lady 'Cat SoftballRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Deming Headlight

    ... are in store for the Lady Wildcat softball program. To what extent will be determined when the varsity travels to Las Cruces on Tuesday to play the Class 5A Centennial Lady Hawks at 5 and 7 p.m. at the Field of Dreams. New leadership is aboard in ...

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  8. Hall of Fame coach Lou Henson honoredRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Las Cruces Sun-News

    ... parties said Henson, as much as anyone, is the state's shining symbol of success. Sen. Joseph Cervantes, D-Las Cruces, said he was just 9 in 1970 when Henson's New Mexico State team reached college basketball's Final Four against mighty UCLA, the ...

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  9. Lane closures slated for I-25 project at Missouri AvenueRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Las Cruces Sun-News

    ... public meeting on the project is slated for 6 p.m. March 25 at the NMDOT District 1 Complex, 750 N. Solano Drive, Las Cruces. The meeting will include NMDOT, FNF Construction and Molzen Corbin engineering firm. They'll answer questions about the ...

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  10. Volunteers invited to clean Rio Grande river banksRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Las Cruces Sun-News

    LAS CRUCES >> The Southwest Environmental Center is asking for volunteers to help clean up the banks of the Rio Grande. The trash removal project, called "Rally for the Rio: Help Clean Up the River!," will take place from 8 a.m. to noon March 14, according to a news release.

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  11. James Bogart, convicted of tampering in fatal shooting, wraps up prison sentenceRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Las Cruces Sun-News

    In this April 2014 file photo James Bogart reacts moments after a jury acquitted him of second-degree murder in 3rd Judicial District Court in Las Cruces. He was charged in the death of Jeremy Hernandez, a housemate, in 2008.

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  12. Las Cruces man pleads guilty to federal drug chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Las Cruces Sun-News

    ALBUQUERQUE >> Anthony Calderon, 40, of Las Cruces pleaded guilty here Thursday in federal court to heroin and methamphetamine trafficking charges, according to the U.S. Attorney's Office in a news release. Under the terms of the plea agreement, Calderon will be sentenced to a prison term in the range of 24 to 36 months.

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  13. NMSU selects Loui Reyes as dean of graduate schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Las Cruces Sun-News

    LAS CRUCES >> Longtime New Mexico State University administrator and faculty member Loui Reyes has been selected to lead the university's Graduate School after a nationwide search. "Dr. Loui Reyes has built a reputation for integrity and inclusiveness during his time as associate dean and as interim dean," said provost Dan Howard.

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  14. NMSU Athletics Hall of Fame announces Class of 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Las Cruces Sun-News

    LAS CRUCES >> The New Mexico State Athletics Hall of Fame class of 2015 includes former women's basketball star Connie Vau-Limon, former men's basketball great Johnny Roberson and former Aggie basketball player and benefactor Stuart Meerscheidt. The Hall of Fame induction ceremony will take place at halftime on Saturday when the Aggies close the regular season against Chicago State at the Pan American Center.

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  15. Las Cruces league announces baseball sign-upsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Las Cruces Sun-News

    LAS CRUCES >> The Christian Baseball League will be have sign-ups on Saturday and again March 14 at Sierra Middle School for all youth, according to a news release. Registration times are 10 a.m. to noon both days.

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  16. LCPD, DA to investigate holding cell incidentRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Las Cruces Sun-News

    Courtesy photo Surveillance video from the Las Cruces Police Department holding cell shows two officers aggressively detaining Ross Flynn. Attorneys for Flynn issued a tort claim notice to city officials seeking compensation for injuries and damages lawyers claim Flynn sustained during the altercation with officers.

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  17. Nmsu Baseball: Aggies' weekend series with Northern Kentucky canceledRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Las Cruces Sun-News

    LAS CRUCES >> The New Mexico State athletics department along with the Northern Kentucky athletics department have announced that due to travel complications created by inclement weather in the northern Kentucky area, this weekend's series between the Aggies and NKU has been canceled. The Aggies were scheduled to meet up with NKU in a three-game series at Presley Askew Field but weather has caused lots of issues with travel around the country.

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  18. Bill to mandate background checks for medical marijuana users to House floorRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Las Cruces Sun-News

    LAS CRUCES >> Virtually any worker who comes into contact with marijuana in New Mexico's Medical Cannabis Program would have to be fingerprinted and go through criminal background checks under a bill recommended Wednesday by the House Judiciary Committee. House Bill 527, sponsored by Rep. Paul Pacheco, R-Albuquerque, would authorize the state Department of Health to use the National Crime Information Center for criminal background checks of primary caregivers, employees and certain contractors of licensed nonprofit producers.

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  19. Legislature RoundupRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Las Cruces Sun-News

    ... Resources Committee gave a unanimous, bipartisan thumbs up to the bill introduced by Rep. Jeff Steinborn, D-Las Cruces, to explore creation of a 500-mile trail along the Rio Grande. The bill is headed for the House floor, where it is likely to be ...

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  20. State must be ready for mental health switchRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Silver City Sun-News

    In 2013, the state Human Services Department announced it was freezing Medicaid funding for 15 behavioral healthcare agencies in the state, including two in Las Cruces, and had contracted with La Frontera to take over. Now, the Arizona-based company reports that it is losing money on the deal and may have to pull out.

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