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  1. El Paso Comic Con closes the pageRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | El Paso Times

    ... website. The convention had taken place annually since 2010 at the Wyndham Airport Inn, the civic center and El Paso County Coliseum. The event had grown over the years but had also been criticized for advertising celebrities that never showed up. ...

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  2. Baby girl attacked by pit bull in far East El PasoRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | El Paso Times

    An 11-month-old girl required 10 stitches after being attacked by a pit bull on Tuesday in the Montana Vista area in far East El Paso county, officials said. El Paso County Sheriff's Office deputies responded to a call of a "vicious animal" attack on the 3700 block of Desert Meadows Road at about noon Tuesday.

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  3. Inside Sex-Filled Sheriff Terry Maketa Lawsuit: "I'm Going to Kill That F*cker!"Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Denver Westword

    ... charge were that Maketa was engaged in sexual relationships with Tiffany Huntz and Dorene Cardarelle, both El Paso County Sheriff Office employees, and that such conduct was discriminatory and caused a hostile work environment in the sheriff's ...

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  4. El Paso County detention officer arrested on sexual assault chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | El Paso Times

    An El Paso County Jail detention officer was arrested Tuesday after being indicted on a sexual assault charge, sheriff's officials said. Detention Officer Juan Munoz, 35, was arrested by deputies and booked into jail on a $40,000 bond, officials said.

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  5. Amy Lathen touts record as county commissioner in bid to be Colorado Springs mayorRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Gazette

    ... "I have no desire to take credit for or control everyone and everything." Lathen, 45, a wife, a mother and an El Paso County commissioner, was the first to announce in September her intention to run for mayor, the city's chief executive. In 2010, ...

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  6. Ascarate ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | El Paso Times

    ... an effort to prevent mishandling of funds collected at the popular hangout, county leaders said Monday. The El Paso County Commissioners Court on Monday approved spending about $200,000 to upgrade security at the park, and also adopted policies and ...

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  7. Texas DPSRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | El Paso Times

    ... get a $5,000 raise when they assume their duties. After six months on patrol, they will make $71,000 a year. El Paso County Judge Veronica Escobar said the initiative unwisely seeks to sap the resources of local taxpayers who pay to train police ...

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  8. Amid plans to send troopers to border, DPS may poach local departmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | El Paso Times

    ... get a $5,000 raise when they assume their duties. After six months on patrol, they will make $71,000 a year. El Paso County Judge Veronica Escobar said the initiative unwisely seeks to sap the resources of local taxpayers who pay to train police ...

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  9. El Paso County Commissioners approve spending $200K in security equipment for Ascarate ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | El Paso Times

    ... an effort to prevent mishandling of funds collected at the popular hangout, county leaders said Monday. The El Paso County Commissioners Court on Monday approved spending about $200,000 to upgrade security at the park, and also adopted policies and ...

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  10. Anthony, San Elizario school board elections set for MayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | El Paso Times

    Some of El Paso County's smaller school districts will have school board elections May 9, with most being uncontested races. In the Lower Valley, four trustee seats for the San Elizario Independent School District board will be on the May ballot.

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  11. Editorial: School board races draw candidatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | El Paso Times

    ... protecting taxpayer interests and other issues that often go ignored. Nine school board seats - three each in El Paso County's largest districts - will be up for election on May 9. Only one of those, the District 1 seat in Socorro Independent School ...

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  12. Appraisal protestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | El Paso Times

    ... Paso offers a $40,000 exemption for taxpayers who are over 65 and an optional homestead exemption of $5,000. El Paso County offers a $20,000 exemption for people older than 65 and an optional homestead exemption of $5,000. Exemption applications are ... 7 comments

  13. Most wantedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | El Paso Times

    Crime Stoppers of El Paso each week releases photos and descriptions of El Paso's most wanted fugitives for the El Paso Police Department and the El Paso County Sheriff's Office. Anyone with information on the profiled fugitives may call 566-8477.

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  14. El Paso's most wanted fugitives of the weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | El Paso Times

    Crime Stoppers of El Paso each week releases photos and descriptions of El Paso's most wanted fugitives for the El Paso Police Department and the El Paso County Sheriff's Office. Anyone with information on the profiled fugitives may call 566-8477.

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  15. El Paso officials don't agree on number, definition of veteransRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | El Paso Times

    ... 80,000." Acosta said later in the week that she found updated Census figures on the Internet that indicated El Paso County had 49,000 veterans in the county, including 44,000 in the city. She also said the city economic development staff has not ...

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  16. Horizon City wants to expedite Eastlake connection, improvementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | KTSM-AM El Paso

    EL PASO COUNTY, Texas -- Improvements to Eastlake Boulevard could come sooner than expected. As part of the county's comprehensive mobility plan, construction is expected to expand Eastlake from two to three lanes in each direction.

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  17. Read Full ArticleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | KHEY-AM El Paso

    EL PASO, Texas- As if there wasn't enough trouble brewing for University Medical Center and The El Paso Children's Hospital, the credit rating agency Fitch just downgraded the ratings for the El Paso County hospital district.

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  18. Trish Long: A life in Ysleta; Late-1800s newspaper clippings spell...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | El Paso Times

    ... I did find that he was city clerk and justice of the peace. JAN. 1, 1885 >> Mr. Boulet, an old resident of El Paso county, is a dealer in real estate of all kinds. Mr. Boulet is thoroughly acquainted with the county, and is in every was qualified to ...

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  19. Fitch Places El Paso County Hospital District, TX on Rating Watch NegativeRead the original story

    Friday Feb 27 | Business Wire

    )--Fitch Ratings has placed the following 'AA-' bonds for the El Paso County Hospital District, TX (the District) on Rating Watch Negative: The Rating Watch Negative reflects heightened uncertainty over the impact of the El Paso Children's Hospital ...

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  20. Brew at the Zoo features craft beer, music and animal encountersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Las Cruces Sun-News

    ... must be at least 21 years old; no children will be allowed; additional parking will be available at the El Paso County Coliseum, across the street, for $5 PHOENIX (AP) - Two quick-footed llamas dashed in and out of traffic in a Phoenix-area ...

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