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Kids have ‘blast’ at space center By Mike Cook Las Cruces Bulletin Las Cruces sixth graders were born long after the Space Shuttle Challenger disaster on Jan. 28, 1986. But, thanks to the generosity and vision of the families of the seven crew members who died that day – and the Village of Los Ranchos de Albuquerque – the students are learning about science, math, aerospace technology, teamwork, critical thinking and much more at ...

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New medical school accepts first students By Mike Cook Las Cruces Bulletin Burrell College of Osteopathic Medicine (BCOM) in Las Cruces has accepted its first students. BCOM, which began construction in late April at New Mexico State University’s Arrowhead Research Park, has already received more than 2,500 applications from throughout the United States and other countries for the 162 slots available, BCOM Founding Dean Dr. George Mychaskiw, said. The medical school ...

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Blessing of the animals Beatrice Potvin holds her dog Beau, 1, as father Gabriel Rochelle blesses him and other pets Saturday, Jan. 20, at St. Anthony of the Desert Orthodox Mission on North Alameda Boulevard. The annual ritual honors three saints: St. Seraphim of Sarov, St. Melangell of Wales and St. Anthony of the Desert. BULLETIN PHOTO BY STEVE MACINTYRE

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Local actress, teacher helps police officers deal with crisis intervention By Mike Cook Las Cruces Bulletin One of the biggest challenges law enforcement officials may face on any given day on the job is dealing with a person who is mentally ill or in emotional crisis. In addition to the 40 hours of crisis intervention training they receive as recruits at the New Mexico Law Enforcement Academy, nearly three-quarters of Las Cruces ...

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Service Dog (cover) photo By Marissa Bond The Las Cruces Bulletin It is her grin that leaps out from the fliers – broad, infectious, a 10-year-old’s embrace of the world. Mia Binns’ smile is part of her request, searching out from frill-edged pages tacked to bulletin boards, for help from the community, from those who know her and those who do not. Mia has autism spectrum disorder, and is raising funds for a service dog specially ...

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