A 39-year-old man suspected of ramming his pickup into another vehicle during a road rage incident Wednesday evening has been charged with child abuse. Anthony James Baca, 39, of the 1900 block of Stanton Avenue, is charged with two third-degree felony counts of child abuse and one count of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon, a fourth-degree felony.Anthony BacaAnthony Baca At about 9 p.m. on Wednesday, April 11, a Las Cruces police officer was taking ...

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A full-sized replica of Virgin Galactic Spaceship II landed at Las Cruces City Hall April 4 to herald the first Space Fest, a planned annual tribute to the region’s economic and cultural ties to the space industry. The festival concludes Saturday evening, with most events in the Downtown Plaza de Las Cruces area, but Spaceship II is expected to be parked at city hall for up to six months. The entrance to the west and northwest parking ...

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U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions addresses members of the Southwestern Border Sheriff's Coalition Wednesday in Las Cruces. Sessions thanks the law enforcers for the work they do and outlined the Trump administration’s plans to crack down on immigration.U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions addresses members of the Southwestern Border Sheriff’s Coalition Wednesday in Las Cruces. Sessions thanks the law enforcers for the work they do and outlined the Trump administration’s plans to crack down ...

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As a precautionary measure, Vista Middle School, Columbia Elementary School and Doña Ana Elementary School were put into shelter-in-place while the Doña Ana County Sheriff’s Office responded to a situation in the area. There was no direct or immediate threat to any of the schools. The shelter-in-place status was lifted approximately 11:30 a.m. For further information contact the Las Cruces Public Schools at 575-674-1241 or visit the website at lcps.k12.nm.us for updates.  

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Catch this flick today through tomorrow, April 12 at Fountain Theater, 2469 Calle De Guadalupe. Admission Prices: Regular $7; Matinees $6; Members $5; Seniors over 60, Military, and Students with ID $6; Wednesdays $5.   Grade: A Photo courtesy of imdb.com Coping mechanisms for the three junior officers in the dugout are just not working as they face the horrors of war. Photo courtesy of imdb.comCoping mechanisms for the three junior officers in the dugout are just ...

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The shelter-in-place at the White Sands School has been lifted. Law enforcement have completed their investigation of a suspicion item and nothing was found. No one was at risk and the school has resumed normal operations. For further information contact the Las Cruces Public Schools at 575-674-1241 or visit the website at lcps.k12.nm.us for updates.

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By Cassie McClure and Suzanne Michaels For the Bulletin Myths can create a dense fog around truth. With China’s “National Sword” action, overnight the nation now refuses to accept low-quality and dirty recyclables. That’s turned recycling across the globe on its ear. The action forces everyone to clean up their recycling to produce quality material, and that results in fast-approaching recycling changes. This is the time to remember why our city has chosen to be “green,” and time to bust some of the ...

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A replica of Virgin Galactic’s SpaceShipTwo will be on display at Las Cruces City Hall during the Space Festival. Here the replica is shown at its home in the Gateway to Space Building at Spaceport America. A replica of Virgin Galactic’s SpaceShipTwo will be on display at Las Cruces City Hall during the Space Festival. Here the replica is shown at its home in the Gateway to Space Building at Spaceport America.Involving everyone ...

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