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El Paso drug dealer gets 24 years in prison for pair of cocaine overdose deaths

A convicted El Paso drug dealer was sentenced Monday to more than 24 years in federal prison in the cocaine overdose deaths of two people five years ago, authorities said. Paris Lamont Dennis, 39, had pleaded guilty in February to a one count of distribution of a controlled substance causing serious bodily injury, said the U.S. Attorney's Office for the Western District of Texas.
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Former LCPD officer court hearing scheduled for Wednesday

LAS CRUCES, N.M (KFOX14) — A hearing for former Las Cruces Police Officer Christopher Smelser is set for Wednesday. The hearing will take place at the Las Cruces District court at 1:30 p.m. (WARNING: The following video contains graphic language and images some viewers may find disturbing. Viewer discretion...
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Border Patrol warns immigrants of border-crossing fatalities

In what’s already been a deadly year along the US-Mexico border, the Border Patrol is warning immigrants not to risk their lives to cross illegally into the US. In just the El Paso, Texas area, at least 40 immigrants have died trying to cross into the country this year alone. Most of the deaths are associated with drownings in the Rio Grande or falls from the border wall. In a joint effort with the Mexican government, the US Border Patrol is working to get out the message that crossing the border is much more dangerous than immigrants think, often because smuggling...
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This Is Where You Can and Can’t Pop Fourth of July Fireworks In and Around El Paso

Nothing says "Happy Fourth of July" like shooting off enough explosives to annoy your neighbors and scare all the dogs in the neighborhood. As traditional and American as playing with explosives on the 4th may be, you cannot set off screaming mimis, finger blasters, spleen splitters, or whisker biscuits wherever you want. Most cities and towns have ordinances that dictate if and where you can.
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Road closures overnight Tuesday on Loop 375, I-10 in El Paso

EL PASO, Texas (KFOX14/CBS4) — There are several road closures throughout El Paso Tuesday night into Wednesday morning that might impact your commute. I-10 East at Loop 375 Interchange, road work, Loop 375 North exit closed, clearing time 6 a.m. I-10 West @ Loop 375 Exit 34 closed, clearing...
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Sunland Park Tweaks City Rules For Cannabis

The city manager and city councilors in Sunland Park, New Mexico made a few adjustments to the rules there regarding the sale and purchase of cannabis. Under state law, municipalities and local governments get to set certain rules about how cannabis products are sold. No city or town, though, is allowed to ban the sale of cannabis outright.
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El Paso Water prepares for monsoon season

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Border agents warn of imminent dangers of crossing Rio Grande, canals

EL PASO, Texas (KTSM) – The U.S. Border Patrol warned migrants and the public about the “dangers of crossing the border” during a safety event Monday morning. Border Patrol agents and first responders gave a first-hand look at how perilous that journey can be. Almost every day,...
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The Hospitals of Providence East Campus unveils $20 million expansion

EL PASO, Texas -- The Hospitals of Providence East held a ribbon-cutting ceremony to unveil its new $20 million expansion project. The expansion will include additional 30-beds for the Intensive Care Unit Step Down, a third Catheterization Lab equipped with biplane technology, an additional 6-beds for the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, a private area and triage rooms for Obstetrics Emergency Services, and additional operating room within Women’s Services to expand obstetric care.
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