From the Publisher

Mexico’s drug and extortion gangs are out of control and it’s time for the United States to help. As this was written, there were reports of 10 dead in Juárez, and this just after nine Americans, including two mothers and seven children, were shot dead just south of the Arizona border. Then …

From the Editor

The morning was still black as we walked on to the launch field; the sun had not yet climbed over the Sandia Mountains. Thousands of people wrapped in jackets or blankets, nursing cups of coffee, covered the 78-acre field.

Guest Column

As our region’s business advocates, we cannot overstate El Paso Electric’s economic importance to our community. The proposed transaction with Infrastructure Investments Fund, or IIF, helps safeguard El Paso Electric and ensure that it continues to meet our community’s growing needs.

Sports Columns

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I met a very nice lady, Veronica Myers, in the pro shop at Ascarate Golf Course recently when I went there to play golf. 

Lifestyle Column

Through Diez y Seis de Septiembre, Mexican Independence Day, the El Paso Museum of Art and the Museo de Arte de Ciudad Juárez present the Fifth Transborder Biennial, a fascinating look at El Paso, Juárez and the entire Borderland through the eyes of artists from both sides of the line.

International Business Column

Back in July, I visited my sister who lives in Vancouver, Washington, just north of Portland, Oregon. She is a chile fanatic, and when we are together, we try to cook both red and green chile dishes. 

GECU Column

GECU President and CEO Crystal Long is the recipient of the 2019 Herb Wegner Memorial Award for Outstanding Individual Achievement. This prestigious award is the highest honor awarded in the credit union industry. The National Credit Union Foundation gives this award to individuals who embod…

The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance, or VITA, and online Free Tax Assistance programs just kicked off their 2018 season, and it’s going to be the biggest season that El Paso County has ever seen.

Fashion Column

We absolutely love seeing El Paso and Juárez natives excelling in the fashion world! So we’re especially thrilled to tell you about Leigh Elena Navarro, a 1996 Coronado High School grad who will visit the city next week from her home in Austin. This gifted designer and entrepreneur has her o…


Letters to the Editor

Re: “From the founder” by Tom Fenton, Aug. 25-31, 2019 page 1A:

El Paso Electric sale

Immigration solution?

Migrant processing center

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