Apr, 27

UTEP softball: Miners game against Marshall called off, decision in question

It was a sad and pathetic and non-competitive end to a perfectly good softball game. UTEP made a frantic, two-out rally in the bottom of the seventh, pulling even with Marshall at 7-7 in this Conference USA duel Sunday afternoon at Helen of Troy Field.

Apr, 27

Early voting begins today in key El Paso City Council, school board races

Early voting begins today in key City Council and school board races on the May 9 ballot, which also includes perhaps the largest school bond proposal in recent history and a controversial firefighter salary dispute.

Apr, 27

The Texas Tribune: Senate approves body camera legislation

Local law enforcement agencies could apply for grants to equip their officers with body cameras and could also come up with guidelines for the equipment under legislation that the Senate approved Thursday.

Apr, 27

Editorial: El Paso voters can craft compromise for firefighters

El Paso city officials and the firefighters’ union negotiated a contract for more than a year and failed to reach a compromise, instead dumping the issue on voters.

Apr, 27

El Paso, Ysleta school district candidates pledge openness, increased salaries for teachers

School board candidates for both the El Paso and Ysleta school districts all pledged to have a more open and transparent budget process and to support increasing wages for teachers and staff to be more competitive with other urban districts in Texas.

Apr, 27

El Paso’s most wanted fugitives of the week

El Paso Police Department Julian Martinez •Age: 27 •Height: 5 feet, 7 inches. •Weight: 150 pounds.

Apr, 27

Chicago man arrested in Juárez in connection with 2003 homicide

A Chicago man who had been shot at in Juárez and drove to the Chihuahua Attorney General’s Office for help last week was arrested in connection with a 2003 double homicide in Durango, Mexico.

Apr, 26

Chronic fatigue: El Paso teenager struggles with headaches, exhaustion

For El Paso teenager Tyler Perkins, no two days are alike. “There are some days when I’m feeling all right and then I’ll feel bad the next day,” Tyler said.