Mother Suspected of Exposing Children to Meth, Failing to Report Abuse   Police arrested a Las Cruces woman suspected of exposing her young daughters to methamphetamine and interfering with the investigation of sexual assault allegations made against her uncle, who was arrested in October.   Kaylee Robyn Scoughton, 25, ofRead More →

The Governor issued several adjustments intended to clarify the intent of the emergency public health order effective through November 30th   The changes restrict “big box” stores and other large retailers from operating in-person services. Animal grooming services may not operate. Plant nurseries and Christmas tree lots may only operateRead More →

CITING PUBLIC HEALTH AND SAFETY, THE SALVATION ARMY REMOVES RED KETTLES FROM NEW MEXICO STOREFRONTS The need is greater than ever to help our most vulnerable neighbors   ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (Nov. 17, 2020) – With heightened restrictions imposed statewide by New Mexico Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham to mitigate the spread of COVID-19, The SalvationRead More →

A note from Aqua Reef Las Cruces, “We are open and ready to safely serve indoors and for carrying out.” http://aquareefrestaurants.com/ At Aqua Reef, you can expect to have your expectations exceeded. Whether entertaining clients during a business lunch, sharing an elegant dinner for two, celebrating life’s special moments, cateringRead More →

Pistol Pete’s Six-Shooter Whiskey is nation’s first collegiate-licensed spirit WRITER: Justin Bannister, jbannist@nmsu.edu New Mexico State University and Dry Point Distillers have launched Pistol Pete’s Six-Shooter, the first collegiate-licensed whiskey in the country. The whiskey will be available for purchase beginning Nov. 12 in and around Las Cruces. A portion of theRead More →

Lane Closure Notice for University Avenue Beginning November 18 There will be an eastbound inside lane closure on University Avenue just east of the Valley Dr./University Ave. intersection starting November 18, for the installation of stamped colored concrete in the median south of the Ramada by Wyndham as part of the City Bond Median Landscaping project. This work is anticipated to take up to five days to complete. Motorists wishing to avoid possible delays are encouraged to seek alternative routes.Read More →

Lane Closure Notice for Valley Drive Beginning November 16 There will be a westbound inside lane closure on Valley Drive on the north side of the Valley Dr./University Ave. intersection starting November 16, for the installation of stamped colored concrete in the median in front of the Ramada by Wyndham as part of the City Bond Median Landscaping project. This work is anticipated to take up to four days to complete. Motorists wishing toRead More →

Munson Senior Center Closure After a positive COVID-19 test in the City of Las Cruces Senior Programs, Munson Center will shut down for a short period of time.  Staff there are working on a plan to get the appropriate testing completed for all staff to ensure everyone’s safety. In theRead More →