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  1. Roundup: Expensive jails, paid-for pols, broken grand juries, and flawed forensicsRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Grits for Breakfast

    ... and a livestream of each event . Contract jail scheme failed to turn profit because of high jailer pay El Paso county commissioners s ay they have the most expensive jail in the state because of high jailers salaries that start at $37K and rise to ...

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  2. Men arrested in DEA raid in Central El Paso allegedly hid drugs in jewelry safesRead the original story

    Wednesday | Las Cruces Sun-News

    ... charged with conspiracy to distribute approximately 100 kilograms or more of marijuana and were booked into El Paso County Jail. On Wednesday, U.S. Magistrate Judge Norbert Garney ordered both Javier Vazquez and Hector Vazquez to remain in jail with ...

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  3. DEA bustRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | El Paso Times

    ... charged with conspiracy to distribute approximately 100 kilograms or more of marijuana and were booked into El Paso County Jail. On Wednesday, U.S. Magistrate Judge Norbert Garney ordered both Javier Vazquez and Hector Vazquez to remain in jail with ...

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  4. The El Paso and Teller County Self-Help Center gets a faceliftRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Colorado Springs Business Journal

    The El Paso and Teller County Self-Help Center will host a ribbon cutting at 7:15 a.m. Friday at the El Paso County Courthouse, 270 S. Tejon St. The Self Help Center is a legal services center open to the citizens of El Paso and Teller counties who want to research and file legal processes on their own.

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  5. Deputies arrest man on El Paso most-wanted fugitives listRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 29 | El Paso Times

    ... Valdez was arrested without incident at about 4 a.m. at his workplace in the 8400 block of Boeing Drive, El Paso County sheriff officials said. Valdez was arrested on warrants on charges of driving while intoxicated - second offense, resisting ...

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  6. Debate Diary: Blogging the Secretary of State DebateRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 29 | Colorado Political News

    ... the interest of time. 0:15 We're looking at the stage at the Two Rivers Convention Center in Grand Junction. El Paso County Clerk Wayne Williams is to the left of the screen, while CU Regent Joe Neguse is on the right. Maybe it's just a weird camera ...

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  7. Flood advisory issued for Central El Paso CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 29 | El Paso Times

    The urban and arroyo flood advisory is in effect until about 9:30 a.m., officials said.

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  8. Completion of Tornillo-Guadalupe bridge means demolition of Fabens-Caseta bridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | El Paso Times

    ... Bridge are in place as the opening of the Tornillo-Guadalupe international bridge is on the horizon. El Paso County Commissioners Court on Monday approved an agreement with Structural Engineering Associates Inc., to document the bridge's history and ...

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  9. County CommissionersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | El Paso Times

    The El Paso County Commissioners Court is opposing Gov. Rick Perry's decision to send troops and state police to the U.S.-Mexico border.

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  10. Beer cans, shoeprints lead to Clint burglary suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | El Paso Times

    Dropped beer cans and shoeprints lead El Paso County sheriff's deputies to a man suspected of burglarizing a Clint convenience store during the weekend, officials said Monday.

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  11. SISD: School year begins with new Mission Ridge Elementary School in Sparks areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | El Paso Times

    ... students at Mission Ridge Elementary. The school is at 150 Nonap near Rojas Drive in the Sparks area of east El Paso County. First grade bilingual teacher Christina Valenzuela was busy organizing her classroom and preparing to hang hand-made owls in ...

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  12. SISD: School year begins with new Mission Ridge Elementary School in Sparks area.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 27 | El Paso Times

    ... students at Mission Ridge Elementary. The school is at 150 Nonap near Rojas Drive in the Sparks area of east El Paso County. First grade bilingual teacher Christina Valenzuela was busy organizing her classroom and preparing to hang hand-made owls in ...

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  13. Tornillo bridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 27 | El Paso Times

    ... was finished in the fall. The first phase of a highway from the international bridge to Alameda Avenue in the El Paso County has also been completed. El Paso County and state officials will have a meeting this week to inform the public about the ...

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

    Sunday Jul 27 | 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.

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  15. Front Range Pipeline project gives an edge in gas liquidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 26 | Greeley Tribune

    The Front Range Pipeline that runs through eastern El Paso County has positioned Colorado to take advantage of the burgeoning market for natural gas liquids.

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  16. UMC to seek $20 million line of credit from El Paso CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 26 | El Paso Times

    ... line of credit, to help with the cash-flow problems, officials with UMC previously stated. (Times file photo) El Paso County commissioners said Saturday they need to closely examine the financial debacle between University Medical Center and the El ...

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  17. Front Range Project Gives An Edge In Gas LiquidsRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 26 | CBS Local

    The Front Range Pipeline that runs through eastern El Paso County has positioned Colorado to take advantage of the burgeoning market for natural gas liquids.

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  18. DEA raidRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | El Paso Times

    ... a man arrested in a DEA raid at the Vazquez Jewelry store Thursday. (Victor Calzada / El Paso Times) An El Paso County Sheriff's deputy stood with two of three men arrested during a DEA raid at the Vazquez Jewelry at 4301 Montana Thursday. Three ...

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  19. Forum looks at improving El Paso food chainRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | El Paso Times

    ... Service Committee, will talk about creating community gardens in poor neighborhoods; Denise Rodriguez, an El Paso County Extension agent, will talk about El Paso community gardens and the agency's master-gardening program; and Mark Cioc, a history ...

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  20. Texas ranks 43rd in nation for child welfare, El Paso kids lack access to health care coverageRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | El Paso Times

    ... in the country live in poverty, Deviney said, this after factoring in food stamps and other benefits. El Paso County also showed improvements in births to teens who were under 19 years old from 12.6 percent of teens giving birth in 2010 to 10.7 ... 6 comments