• December 7, 2021

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.

UTEP’s Fisher to play in NFLPA Collegiate Bowl

Senior Kelvin Fisher Jr. was selected to play in the 2016 NFLPA Collegiate Bowl. The game is scheduled for Saturday, January 23, 2016 at 4 p.m. MT in the StubHub Center located on the campus of California State University Dominguez Hills. Fisher Jr. played for the Miners two seasons and recorded 39 stops, five pass […]Read More

Border Patrol nabs sex offender near Hachita, $327k worth of

DEMING, New Mexico-U.S. Border Patrol Agents in southern New Mexico experienced another busy interdiction weekend after seizing more than 400 pounds of marijuana and arresting a wanted sexual offender. Early Friday afternoon, Agents working near Hachita, New Mexico encountered two individuals crossing the international boundary fence in an area notorious for illegal entries into the U.S. Agents gave chase […]Read More

El Paso unemployment numbers lower than national average, higher than

Workforce Solutions Borderplex released their November 2015 unemployment number, and the news for the region is generally good. According to the numbers, in November 2015, the El Paso Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) unemployment rate was 0.5 points higher than the unemployment rate for the City of El Paso. The unemployment rate for the city  was […]Read More

UTEP knocks off UNLV 60-52; Miners now 9-1

LONG BEACH, Calif.  – Sparkle Taylor came off the bench to pour in a season-high 19 points, and UTEP gave UNLV fits with its defense in 60-52 victory to close out play at the 2015 Long Beach Classic Saturday evening. The Miners (9-1) won the rebounding battle (46-41), held the Lady Rebels (7-3) to 31.7 […]Read More

Congressman O’Rourke sets two town halls for Monday

El Paso Congressman Beto O’Rourke is back in town this week and has two town halls set for Monday, December 21st. The congressman’s  staff will be on hand to help with any problems residents may have with a federal agency, including the Social Security Administration, Medicare and Medicaid, and the Veterans Affairs Administration. Rep O’Rourke says, “Hearing […]Read More

Long Beach State drops UTEP 47 to 40

The UTEP women’s basketball team was dealt its first loss of the season after falling in a defensive struggle at Long Beach State, 47-40, Friday evening. The Miners (8-1), who trailed by 21 (47-26) with 6:16 to play in the contest, showed tremendous character by refusing to quit. They closed the game on a 14-0 […]Read More

Henderson students get a special holiday treat: free haircuts

The gym at Henderson Middle School turned into a giant barbershop with a line of barbers and hairstylists stretching across the basketball floor to give 30 students a new look for the holidays. The students were part of a mentoring group at the school selected to participate in Henderson’s Partner in Education Versatile Fades Barber […]Read More

Running Back Pickett Signs with Miners

Head coach Sean Kugler announced the signing of running back Peytton Pickett out of Arlington Sam Houston High School on Friday. “Peytton (Pickett) is a very talented back, who has an opportunity to figure into the mix this spring as a mid-year graduate,” Kugler said. “He is a great kid from an excellent family and […]Read More

NMSU employees forgo gift exchanges in favor of support for

A food pantry that benefits students, staff and faculty at New Mexico State University and Dona Ana Community College got an extra boost of holiday cheer this season after a give-it-forward idea from the president’s office inspired many faculty and staff members on campus to skip presents for colleagues in favor of a gift to […]Read More

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