• May 25, 2022

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NMSU symposium to discuss COVID-19 impacts on border, Caribbean, Latin

The COVID-19 pandemic has affected food, health, education and migration worldwide. The Center of Latin American and Border Studies at New Mexico State University (NMSU) will host a symposium Friday, April 22, to address those issues and how they’ve impacted the U.S./Mexico border, the Caribbean and Latin America. Author: Adriana M. Chavez The symposium, titled […]Read More


El Paso Region’s COVID-19 Update as of 4/4

This story will be updated as new information arrives regarding Coronavirus (COVID-19). City Resources & FAQ  |  Department of Health Information site 4/3/2022 DPH officials are reporting 11 deaths for CDC Week 13, for a cumulative total of 3,400 deaths; however, the deaths did not occur during the same week, but over a period of […]Read More

COVID Testing Site to Open at the EPCC Valle Verde

El Paso Community College (EPCC) will be opening a COVID testing site at the Valle Verde Campus on Monday, March 21st.  The hours of operation will be Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., except for holidays observed by EPCC.  The site will be open to students, faculty, staff and the general public. As […]Read More

City Enters Year 3 of Pandemic, Urges Residents to Stay

City of El Paso entered the third year of the COVID-19 pandemic with a total of 238,210 COVID-19 cases, and the devastating loss of 3,356 members of the community. In March 2020, the City of El Paso reported its first SARS-Co-V-2 case leading to a massive and non-stop mobilization of resources to prevent El Pasoans […]Read More

NMSU study: COVID-19 infection survivors have increased risk of anxiety,

NMSU – A new nationwide study examining long-term psychological burdens of COVID-19 found that survivors of the disease are significantly more likely to experience depression or anxiety. Jagdish Khubchandani, professor of public health at New Mexico State University, led the study to understand the relationship between COVID-19 and post-illness psychological symptoms. The study, published in […]Read More

Public Health Officials Records Pediatric Death Due to COVID-19

The Department of Public Health recorded a pediatric death of a child under the age of 5 who tested positive for COVID-19 and had underlying medical conditions. “We are saddened to learn about the death of a child, and send our deepest condolences to the family members,” said City-County Local Health Authority Dr. Hector Ocaranza. […]Read More