Las Cruces http://krwg.org en Bikers Raise Abuse Awareness, Arrive in Las Cruces http://krwg.org/post/bikers-raise-abuse-awareness-arrive-las-cruces <p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hP4N0PSmCe4&amp;feature=youtu.be</p><p>Two bikers are peddling across the country – and it’s all for a cause. They want to raise awareness about child abuse and neglect. They stopped in Las Cruces at Families and Youth, Inc.</p><p>John Frugo and Lynette Garrett are about halfway on their bike ride Chicago to the West Coast.</p><p>The ride has inspired John.</p><p>“It really opened my eyes as far as to see the good in people. You know, you lose that sometimes. This trip has taught us there really is a lot of good, said Frugo.</p> Sun, 09 Dec 2012 00:17:10 +0000 Sloan Patton 31126 at http://krwg.org Red Ribbon Bash Raises Money, Hope for HIV/AIDS http://krwg.org/post/red-ribbon-bash-raises-money-hope-hivaids <p><a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qEYNVA-IdbY">http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qEYNVA-IdbY</a></p> Thu, 13 Sep 2012 18:32:56 +0000 Sloan Patton 26099 at http://krwg.org With Cases On The Rise, A Benefit For Area Children With Autism http://krwg.org/post/cases-rise-benefit-area-children-autism <p><span style="display: none">&nbsp;</span></p> Fri, 30 Mar 2012 05:16:53 +0000 Emily Guerra 15289 at http://krwg.org With Cases On The Rise, A Benefit For Area Children With Autism Dona Ana County Commissioner, Billy Garrett, 2012 J. Paul Taylor Quality of Life Symposium http://krwg.org/post/dona-ana-county-commissioner-billy-garrett-2012-j-paul-taylor-quality-life-symposium <p><span style="display: none">&nbsp;</span><span style="font-family: 'Georgia', 'serif'; color: #444444; font-size: 11.5pt; mso-fareast-font-family: 'Times New Roman'; mso-bidi-font-family: Helvetica"><font face="Georgia">Las Cruces - March&nbsp;20, 2012 -&nbsp;On this edition of PUENTES, Emily Guerra bridges the community with Dona Ana County Commissioner, Billy Garrett.&nbsp;He is also the&nbsp;Co-Chair of&nbsp;the &quot;8<sup>th</sup> Annual J. Paul Taylor Social Justice Symposium.&quot; The first symposium began in 2005 at New Mexico State University in honor of J. Tue, 20 Mar 2012 05:14:58 +0000 Emily Guerra 14619 at http://krwg.org Arrest Made In 2010 Murder http://krwg.org/post/arrest-made-2010-murder <p>&nbsp;</p><p style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; background-color: rgba(255, 255, 255, 0.917969); margin-top: 0in; margin-right: 0in; margin-left: 0in; margin-bottom: 0.0001pt; text-indent: 27pt; line-height: 19px; ">Investigators with the Doña Ana County Sheriff&rsquo;s Department have made an arrest in the 2010 murder of a homeless man.</p> Tue, 13 Mar 2012 21:56:13 +0000 Fred Martino 14249 at http://krwg.org Six Charged In Las Cruces Phony Check Operation http://krwg.org/post/six-charged-las-cruces-phony-check-operation <p>&nbsp;</p><p>Las Cruces Police have charged four women and two men for their involvement in creating and cashing counterfeit checks that appeared to be from several local businesses.</p><p>Aubrey Faith Savage, 32, Glenda Marie Young, 47, Theresa R. Yanez, 38, John Anthony Brinsfield, 37, and 25-year-olds Barbara J. Kyle and Matthew Enriquez have all been arrested in the past several weeks.</p> Fri, 02 Mar 2012 00:01:04 +0000 Fred Martino 13539 at http://krwg.org Six Charged In Las Cruces Phony Check Operation High-Tech Visionary Speaks At NMSU Las Cruces Tuesday http://krwg.org/post/high-tech-visionary-speaks-nmsu-las-cruces-tuesday <p><span style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; line-height: normal; background-color: rgba(255, 255, 255, 0.917969); ">The man who helped to shape the digital world as we know it and is often referred to as the father of virtual reality once claimed New Mexico State University as his personal playground.</span><br style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; line-height: normal; background-color: rgba(255, 255, 255, 0.917969); " /><br style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; line-height: normal; background-color: rgba(255, 255, 2 Thu, 01 Mar 2012 22:28:57 +0000 Fred Martino 13529 at http://krwg.org High-Tech Visionary Speaks At NMSU Las Cruces Tuesday Las Cruces Nanny Charged With Child Abuse http://krwg.org/post/las-cruces-nanny-charged-child-abuse <p>&nbsp;</p><p>A woman hired to care for a couple&rsquo;s infant son has been charged with child abuse after investigators learned of a nanny camera that recorded her shoving a used baby wipe inside the toddler&rsquo;s mouth.</p><p>Elvira Talavera Perez, 43, also known as Elvira Torres, is charged with three counts of negligent child abuse. All three counts are third-degree felonies.</p> Thu, 01 Mar 2012 17:02:56 +0000 Fred Martino 13507 at http://krwg.org Las Cruces Nanny Charged With Child Abuse 75 Citations Issued As Las Cruces Police Continue Traffic Sweeps http://krwg.org/post/75-citations-issued-las-cruces-police-continue-traffic-sweeps <p>&nbsp;</p><p>Las Cruces Police issued 75 citations on Wednesday during a second consecutive day of traffic enforcement operations. Officers handed out 64 citations and made one felony arrest during a two-hour traffic enforcement operation on Tuesday.</p><p>Today&rsquo;s two-hour traffic enforcement operation began at 11 a.m. and was held onMissouri Avenue&nbsp;near&nbsp;Triviz Drive. The operation yielded 25 citations to drivers who were using a cell phone and another 16 to motorists who were not properly buckled-up. One person was arrested on a misdemeanor charge.</p> Thu, 01 Mar 2012 15:52:04 +0000 Fred Martino 13496 at http://krwg.org 75 Citations Issued As Las Cruces Police Continue Traffic Sweeps Betty Jane Burlingame, Retired Speech Language Pathologist, Breast Cancer Survivor http://krwg.org/post/betty-jane-burlingame-retired-speech-language-pathologist-breast-cancer-survivor <p><span style="display: none">&nbsp;</span></p> Fri, 17 Feb 2012 23:57:33 +0000 Emily Guerra 12813 at http://krwg.org Shelter Staff Struggles With Spike In Puppy Population http://krwg.org/post/shelter-staff-struggles-spike-puppy-population <p>&nbsp;</p><p>&nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;Shelter staff, concerned about a sudden spike in the number of puppies brought to the Animal Services Center of the Mesilla Valley this week, are hoping their efforts to find the puppies permanent homes are successful.</p> Fri, 17 Feb 2012 20:42:11 +0000 Fred Martino 12795 at http://krwg.org Shelter Staff Struggles With Spike In Puppy Population County Moves Forward On Emergency Facility http://krwg.org/post/county-moves-forward-emergency-facility <p>&nbsp;</p><p>&nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;As the southern population of Dona Ana County continues to grow alongside a multi-million dollar railroad hub in Santa Teresa, the county is putting in place a modern, state-of-the-art facility with the capabilities of handling a variety of hazardous-materials emergencies.</p> Fri, 17 Feb 2012 20:28:31 +0000 Fred Martino 12793 at http://krwg.org County Moves Forward On Emergency Facility