Man Suspected of Breaking into Ex’s Home and Threatening Her Las Cruces police arrested a man suspected of breaking into his ex-girlfriend’s home, holding the woman against her will and using a pair of weapons to threaten her early Friday morning. Derek Sanchez, 35, of the 100 block of north
Parks & Recreation Attempts to Save Trees from Infestation The City of Las Cruces Parks & Recreation Department reports that trees along East Hadley Avenue will be treated immediately for Eriophyid mite infestation to stop further damage and possible death of the trees. “If we do not treat the trees,
DCA, Historic Sites Mark J. Paul Taylor’s 100th Birthday with Virtual Celebration SANTA FE – Join the New Mexico Department of Cultural Affairs (DCA), in partnership with Friends of the Taylor Family Monument, and New Mexico Historic Sites for a virtual celebration in honor of J. Paul Taylor’s 100th birthday.
Josh Tillery with Apex Technologies What will it take to launch Las Cruces to a new level beyond the COVID crisis and lockdowns? Josh Tillery of Apex Technologies believes it is service. “It is encouraging to see people get out more…do more for themselves, for their families, and while we’re
The City of Las Cruces has settled a civil lawsuit stemming from the death of Antonio Valenzuela at the hands of former city cop Christopher Smelser. KVIA is reporting the dollar amount of the settlement was not revealed. The city did agree to reforms to the city Police Department policies
New Mexico has a new gating criteria goal before more reopening can be considered. The state announced Thursday that the target is a seven-day average of 168 COVID-19 daily cases or less. Dr. David Scrase, cabinet secretary of the New Mexico Human Services Department, said the target number balances the
Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham gave an update on New Mexico’s COVID-19 response in a press conference Thursday and touched on many different issues including our state’s case numbers, lack of testing supplies and even our state’s census response. The governor emphasized in her press conference that New Mexico ranks 50th