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rio grande April 14 Dear Mayor and City Councilors, Much has been said about the future management of the Rio Grande Theatre, both privately and publicly. The Doña Ana Arts Council would like to respond so our constituency is fully aware of our position. In reviewing the events as they have unfolded since Dec. 12, 2016, the Doña Ana Arts Council Board of Directors held a special meeting and unanimously decided that it is in the ...

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Water Festival at Young Park Madison, Emma, Josiah and Isaiah (left to right) learn about ditches and canals, and their safety, at the sixth annual Water Festival in Young Park April 13. More than 1,000 students attended the event, learning from experts about such topics as windmills and how they pull water from the ground,

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April 14 Dear Mayor and City Councilors, Much has been said about the future management of the Rio Grande Theatre, both privately and publicly. The Doña Ana Arts Council would like to respond so our constituency is fully aware of our position. In reviewing the events as they have unfolded since Dec. 12, 2016, the

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Hands from the front rows reach out to Garth Brooks (left) as he jams with guitarist Bruce Bouton on the Telecaster during opening night, April 7, at the Pan American Center kicking off five shows in three days. See pages 53-56 for more photos, plus reviews and excerpts from a press conference with Brooks and

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Bulletin report Las Cruces Police are investigating a shooting in the 1000 block of El Paseo Drive. On April 13, 2017 at about 1:30 p.m., LCPD officers were dispatched to a gunshot victim at the intersection El Paseo and Wyatt Drive. One male subject received at least one gunshot injury to his torso. The gunshot

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Tuesday morning, April 11, the home page of the University of New Mexico athletics department had a giant graphic announcing: “Join us in welcoming Paul Weir, head coach, New Mexico men’s basketball.” Someone even found a photo of Weir wearing a Lobo red tie to accompany the graphic. UNM hired Weir after he had just

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The City of Las Cruces Street and Traffic Operations crews will be performing maintenance on parking lots 3 & 4 downtown as well as on some adjacent walkways. Parking lot 3, located directly behind Insta-Copy, will be closed Wednesday, April 12. Parking lot 4, located directly behind Dwell Yoga and Black Box Theatre, will be

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Descendants and friends of the ex-POWs of Bataan and Corregidor, area military personnel, and the community in general will conduct a ceremony in honor of the 75th anniversary of the surrender of Bataan during World War II. The event, 4 p.m. Sunday, April 9, at Las Cruces Veterans Memorial Park, 1151 North Roadrunner Parkway, will

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Today, Friday, April 7, westbound Three Crosses Avenue is closed between Main Street and Spitz Avenue. Southbound Spitz will have a lane closure between Three Crosses and Main and Three Crosses will have a flagman operation. El Paso Electric will be installing infrastructure improvements at that location in advance of the NMDOT Main St.\Three Crosses

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