El Paso County Newswire

El Paso County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for El Paso County, TX.

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  1. Community meeting on wastewater project in far East El Paso is WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | El Paso Times

    County Commissioner Carlos Leon will hold a public meeting Wednesday to discuss the $8.5 million wastewater project in the Square Dance area in far East El Paso County. At the meeting, residents will have a last opportunity to convey 30 feet from their road easement to the county, which is needed for the wastewater improvements to take place.

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  2. Communication talk group facilitates emergency callsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | KTSM-AM El Paso

    HORIZON CITY Emergency service districts in El Paso County have been working alongside one another for over a month.

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  3. EP County and Children's HospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | El Paso Times

    ... in its bankruptcy process, County Judge Veronica Escobar said. Escobar, who made the announcement during the El Paso County Commissioners Court meeting Monday, said the county will participate in bankruptcy proceedings through the filing of ...

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  4. El Paso voters may be asked to raise mayor, council payRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | El Paso Times

    ... will draw a very small turnout. A similar election in 2013 drew fewer than 4 percent of registered voters in El Paso County. City Council can accept or reject any of the advisory committee's recommendations, and or come up with its own ... 1 comment

  5. El Paso County to be directly involved in El Paso Children's Hospital's bankruptcy caseRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | El Paso Times

    ... F. James III, an independent lawyer recently hired by Commissioners Court, will file pleadings on behalf of El Paso County throughout the bankruptcy process. Escobar said that Wednesday, James will file an objection to the legal and professional ...

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  6. Read Full ArticleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | KTSM-AM El Paso

    EL PASO, Texas--- Many people are celebrated Independence Day with family, food and fun but a fireworks ban has El Paso County officers working through the holiday.

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  7. Editorial: El Paso Children's Hospital future in jeopardyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | El Paso Times

    ... The collapse of talks almost certainly means the demise of the project as sold to voters in 2007. El Paso County voters in 2007 narrowly approved a $120 million bond issue to create a full-service, locally controlled children's hospital to meet the ...

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  8. Joe Muench: Fairgrounds solves many problems for El Paso CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | El Paso Times

    There's a way El Pasoans can celebrate future Fourth of Julys, blasting style. And if the county doesn't mess this one up, we could finally have an El Paso County fairgrounds, too.

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  9. Editorial: Celebrate our nation's freedom todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | El Paso Times

    ... renew the traditional celebration of our nation's independence. Private fireworks use is banned throughout El Paso County. We encourage El Pasoans to respect that ban, for their own safety and that of their neighbors. American flags kept tucked away ...

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  10. Supreme Court ruling allows same-sex couples to divorceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | El Paso Times

    For El Paso same-sex couples trapped in a wretched marriage, the landmark U.S. Supreme Court ruling on gay marriage is a relief - it finally allows them to file for divorce. Hours after the high court legalized same-sex marriage last month, attorney Jose M. Rocha filed divorce documents at the El Paso County District Clerk's office on behalf of his client, who is gay and married in New Mexico but is now living in El Paso.

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  11. DWI patrolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | El Paso Times

    The El Paso County Sheriff's Office and Texas Department of Public Safety have increased patrols to look for drunken drivers during the Fourth of July holiday weekend. The added anti-DWI patrols have been going on for a week. 5 comments

  12. Anti-DWI patrols increased for Fourth of July weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | El Paso Times

    The El Paso County Sheriff's Office and Texas Department of Public Safety have increased patrols to look for drunken drivers during the Fourth of July holiday weekend. The added anti-DWI patrols have been going on for a week.

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  13. El Paso County extends inmate health care contract for at least 6 monthsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | El Paso Times

    El Paso County has extended its contract with Corizon Health, Inc., to provide inmate health care services for at least another six months. County officials said the contract extension is necessary as the county has not completed the new procurement process for inmate medical services.

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  14. Tiempo Calendar: "Pop Goes the Fort," Wet-N-Wild FireworksRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | El Paso Times

    ... Dillon Francis: The popular DJ and moombahton and electro producer will perform at 9 p.m. July 3 at the El Paso County Coliseum, 4100 E. Paisano. $26. El Paso County Coliseum Box Office, 534-4229, 533-9899, Ticketmaster outlets, 800-745-3000, ...

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  15. UMC-Children's Hospital dispute headed for courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | El Paso Times

    ... Hospital asked Mott to order another round of mediation. Officials from Children's Hospital, UMC and El Paso County met in mediation sessions Thursday and Friday in El Paso and again Tuesday in Austin. In a statement, Children's Hospital CEO Mark ...

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  16. New bus route in Lower Valley hopes to spark regional transit in El Paso and revitalize Mission TrailRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | El Paso Times

    ... implementation of a regional transportation system in El Paso with the inauguration of a new bus route. The El Paso County Rural Transit opened its Mission Trail Express route. The route serve the mission trail area and the communities of Socorro, ... 1 comment

  17. Children's Hospital mediationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | El Paso Times

    ... earlier rounds of mediation that failed with the county-run UMC. Officials from Children's Hospital, UMC and El Paso County met in mediation sessions Thursday and Friday in El Paso and again Tuesday in Austin. "While I cannot get into the details of ... 3 comments

  18. JNC v. The City of El Paso, Texas, Appellee.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | FindLaw

    ... the reasons that follow, we reverse and remand. JNC Land Company owns approximately 121.20 acres of land in El Paso County. a Prior to 1999, the property was outside of the city limits of El Paso. a On December 9, 1999, the City and JNC entered into ...

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  19. El Paso Children's Hospital mediation failsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | El Paso Times

    ... asked the judge to order another round of mediation. Officials from Children's, University Medical Center and El Paso County met in mediation sessions Thursday and Friday in El Paso, and again today in Austin. "While I cannot get into the details of ...

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  20. Editorial: El Paso leads way on same-sex marriageRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | El Paso Times

    Texas political leaders who claim that public officials have some sort of First Amendment right to refuse to obey other parts of the Constitution are demonstrating a noxious understanding of our republican form of government. El Paso County officials, on the other hand, have been exemplars in quickly implementing policy changes brought about by last week's Supreme Court ruling that declared that state laws outlawing same-sex marriage ran afoul of constitutional equal protection guarantees.

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