Regional

Local news and weather for Las Cruces, El Paso, Alamogordo, Silver City, Ruidoso, Anthony, Cloudcroft, Deming, Truth or Consequences, Elephant Butte, and all of Southern New Mexico and Far West Texas.

Las Cruces, NM – The fate of Memorial Medical Center, area economic development, and the proposed convention center rests in the hands of Las Cruces City Council. KRWG's Katie Goetz reports on the two candidates vying for the council's district two seat.

Las Cruces, NM – Greg Bloom interviews Jim Steitz about the environmental and cultural value of Otera Mesa.

Las Cruces, NM – New Mexico State University Prof. Neil Harvey speaks about his research and observations in Chiapas, Mexico.

Las Cruces, NM – NMSU is seeking public input in the hunt for a new president. The public meeting will be held next Wednesday.

Las Cruces, NM – The executive director for the state's Republican Party has resigned, suggesting a rift within party leadership.

Las Cruces, NM – The executive director for the state's Republican Party has resigned, suggesting a rift within the party's leadership.

Las Cruces, NM – The executive director for the state's Republican Party has resigned, suggesting a rift within party leadership.

Las Cruces, NM – The executive director for the state's Republican Party has resigned, suggesting a rift within the party's leadership.

Las Cruces, NM – The executive director for the state's Republican Party has resigned, suggesting a rift within party leadership.

Las Cruces, NM – The executive director for the state's Republican Party has resigned, suggesting a rift within the party's leadership.

Las Cruces, NM – Five candidates who want to be mayor of Las Cruces participated in an Advertising Federation forum which was billed as unconventional, yet turned out to be quite tame.

The discussion, which was moderated by conservative commentator Michael Swickard, didn't draw many distinctions between candidates. It did however, allow the challengers to create a general environment of anti-status quo sentiment.

Las Cruces, NM – The growing methamphetamine problem in New Mexico is going to be challenged even more with the help of a federal grant.

Bayard, NM – A new wastewater management treatment facility is in the works for the residents of Bayard, New Mexico and surrounding areas.

Las Cruces, NM – IMRT therapy, the most advanced technology available for cancer treatment, is now in use by the Southern New Mexico Cancer Treatment Center. John Senyszyn, an oncologist at the
Center, says the high-tech computer program minimizes side effects and damage to healthy tissue. However, it's about double the cost of normal treatment.

Las Cruces, NM – Greg Bloom talks with NMSU professor Dr. Neil Harvey about the WTO and how it relates to the border region. He also discusses his recent trip to Chiapas and his impression of the communities there.

Las Cruces, NM – Greg Bloom talks with Juan Melendez, a Florida death row inmate who was released in 2002. Melendez talks about his 18 years in prison.

Las Cruces, NM – With most of the November 3rd election coverage going to the mayoral race, KRWG 90.7 has teamed up with the Las Cruces Sun-News by hosting city council and municipal judge debates. These debates will be featured online and can be heard on demand. If you have a question for these candidates send it to election@krwgfm.org

Las Cruces, NM – With most of the November 3rd election coverage going to the mayoral race, KRWG 90.7 has teamed up with the Las Cruces Sun-News by hosting city council and municipal judge debates. These debates will be featured online and can be heard on demand. If you have a question for these candidates send it to election@krwgfm.org

Las Cruces, NM – The lieutenant governor of New Mexico will head a 100 person committee tackling the monstrous assignment of education reform.

Las Cruces, NM – Teacher retention is improving in southern New Mexico, according to new statistics.

Las Cruces, NM – The NM Human Services Department and an economist from the Rio Grande Foundation comment on some of the changes to the Welfare Act of 1996.

Las Cruces, NM – A registered sex offender sentenced to 30 years is back in custody after violating his parole.

Deanna Garcia

Las Cruces, NM – A renowned activist for indigenous people in Ecuador is pleading for help.

Las Cruces, NM – An Alamogordo organization has filed a lawsuit against three federal agencies, blaming them for the group's water battle against the city.

Las Cruces, NM – Recent test results suggest public education at the grade school level may be improving in New Mexico.

Ashly Parks

Las Cruces, NM – Today registered voters can weigh-in on two educational amendments to New Mexico's constitution. The election has highlighted differences and generated infighting amongst the state's Republican Party.

Las Cruces, NM – The HSD wants to make food distribution easier and more frequent. The new program should begin next month. It's just waiting on federal approval.

Las Cruces, NM – The results of low voter turnout have led many to question the instability of voting locations.

Ashly Parks

Las Cruces, NM – Some locals are protesting against Congressman Steve Pearce's support of oil and gas development on Otero Mesa.

Las Cruces, NM – Good morning New Mexico State University. Hear the sounds of the campus as gathered by students in Journalism 313.

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