• December 4, 2020

Staff Report

Staff Reports are just that, Staff Reporting the news. No skew, no opinion just the news. We pride ourselves on making sure that we bring you the news as soon as it is published, submitted or sent to us. No need to have a reporter rewrite or give their opinion. The facts or information, nothing more.

EPCC Alum finds sweet success on Netflix’s Sugar Rush

EPCC Culinary Arts Program graduate Ana Dominguez and former Instructor Jonathan Bowden competed on Netflix’s Sugar Rush and tasted victory when they won the $10,000 first place prize for their episode. “I am humbled and happy and it is a total pleasure to see people cheer for a fellow El Pasoan. Something EPCC has taught me […]Read More

UTEP-North Texas game to be played Friday, December 11 in

UTEP’s final regular-season football game versus North Texas has been moved up one day to Friday, December 11, and will be played at Apogee Stadium in Denton, Texas. The game is set to kick off at 4 p.m. MT/5 p.m. CT.  UTEP was originally scheduled to host the Mean Green on October 31, before it […]Read More

WSB to Close 2020 Out with ‘Jobs NOW’ Hiring Event

Workforce Solutions Borderplex (WSB) announced Friday that they will host a December hiring event as part of its virtual job fair series.  The event, set for Decemeber9th, is free to jobseekers.  Over 20 local employers in the areas of healthcare, logistics, and customer service are confirmed to participate, as well as TekSystems, a national recruiter […]Read More

Texas Tech Physicians of El Paso, National Reach Out and

A passion for reading starts by cracking open that first book. That’s why Texas Tech Physicians of El Paso’s Department of Pediatrics is on the same page with the national nonprofit, Reach Out and Read. Both the TTP El Paso at Albert and TTP El Paso at Transmountain pediatric clinics are part of the national […]Read More

Miner men set to host Sul Ross State Saturday Night

The UTEP men’s basketball team will host Sul Ross State on Saturday evening. Tipoff is set for 6 p.m. in the Haskins Center, however fans will not be permitted for the contest. The Miners (1-0) and Lobos (1-2) are meeting for the 38th time on Saturday. UTEP has won the last five regular season meetings […]Read More

TxDoT, Connect 10 closures, detours for Week of December 6

Crews continue their work across the region, as we approach the end of the year.  Below are all the on-going projects, with the detours and closures associated with the work.   Closure Links: West Area Project Closures  |       I-10 Connect Project Closures  |  East Area Project Closures  |  Alpine Area Project Closures Mesa Rehabilitation […]Read More

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Friday Covid-19 Update: 89,100 Total cases; Recoveries at 49,651 with

This story will be updated as new information arrives from area government offices, school districts, and other organizations regarding their Coronavirus (COVID-19) preparations and guidelines. City Resources & FAQ  |   Direct link to ALL city closures  |  Department of Health Information site ***(12/4/2020) On Friday morning, officials with the DPH reported 570 new cases; and, staff will […]Read More

Socorro ISD providing COVID-19 rapid testing for employees, students

The Socorro Independent School District is providing COVID-19 rapid testing to employees and students as part of the district’s continuous work to help mitigate the spread of the coronavirus in the community. “We have been taking many proactive measures to help mitigate the spread of the coronavirus,” said Assistant Superintendent of Administrative Services Marivel Macias. […]Read More

UTEP, Airport Partnership helps Commercial Real Estate Student Experience

Thursday afternoon, officials with The University of Texas at El Paso (UTEP) announced their partnership with the El Paso International Airport (EPIA). The partnership helps to provide real-world experience to College of Business Administration students enrolled in the Commercial Real Estate minor. “This is a win-win partnership for both the students who are receiving a […]Read More