O’Connor, the first female U.S. Supreme Court justice, died Friday. She is more commonly known as an Arizonan, but she graduated high school in Texas and multiple schools here now bear her name.
Texas is on the verge of making illegal border crossings a state crime. Here’s what you need to know
Gov. Greg Abbott says he will sign Senate Bill 4, which would make it a state crime to cross the border between ports of entry, allow police to arrest people who do and require judges to order them to return to Mexico.
Midwives at Luna Tierra Birth Center in El Paso started a new nonprofit, El Nido. The group offers lactation circles and workshops for expectant mothers and parents.
City Council missed an opportunity to hear ideas from South El Paso residents.
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The city plans to build a new 24-acre environmental services center in East El Paso that will include a city fueling station and fleet service center, a citizen collection station,…
Motions filed this month could give the public access to more information about the prosecution of one of El Paso’s most notorious crimes.
A new water source could supply the El Paso region with 1 billion additional gallons of drinkable water beginning in 2025.
Another prosecutor assigned to the state’s case against the Walmart mass shooter has resigned; also, the city abandons its plans to buy a building in Duranguito.
Wearing high heels every day can cause foot and body damage over time. El Paso County is leading a campaign to switch to more comfortable shoes.
Vaccines against respiratory syncytial virus for seniors and pregnant women protect against the infection. El Paso had a surge in RSV in 2022.
The FDA has approved the new Novavax vaccine against COVID-19, posed as an alternative to the Pfizer and Moderna vaccines.
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