Diana Eva Maldonado

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Diana Eva Maldonado is the Digital Editor for the Brownsville Herald, Valley Morning Star and Coastal Current. She can be reached at dmaldonado@valleystar.com or (956) 421-9872 or (956) 982-6618.

Harlingen man busted near Houston on meth charges

A Harlingen man is being held without bond after he was arrested near Houston on charges he tried to smuggle crystal methamphetamine.Ricardo Lozano, 40,...

Agent jumps into river to save immigrant, swims him back to Mexico

HARLINGEN — A U.S. Border Patrol agent jumped into the Rio Grande to save a drowning immigrant and returned him to Mexico.The agency says...

Agent jumps into river to save immigrant, swims him back to Mexico

A U.S. Border Patrol agent jumped into the Rio Grande to save a drowning immigrant and returned him to Mexico.The agency says two Harlingen...

Giants Trevin Wade visits San Benito school

The students at Rangerville Elementary in San Benito had a special visitor on campus this morning.New York Giants defensive back Trevin Wade talked to...

American Red Cross to hold fundraiser

The American Red Cross is playing host to an evening of food and music in an effort to raise money for the programs it...

Gusty winds bring smoky air into the Lower Valley

Have you walked outside and been shocked with the haze and smell in the air?The National Weather Service says a gravity wave with winds...

Vigil planned for spring breaker who died on Island

A candlelight prayer vigil will be held Thursday for the Texas spring breaker who disappeared on the Island.Organizers say the community vigil for Justin...

Forecast: Thunderstorms, hail possible tonight

The National Weather Service says we should prepare for a night of thunderstorms, high winds and the possibility of hail.Forecasters say a combination of...

Gus Ruiz to take commission seat early

Cameron County Judge Pete Sepulveda Jr. says he will appoint commissioner-elect Gustavo C. Ruiz to the Pct. 4 seat on Friday.Ruiz, a local attorney,...

Harlingen teen killed in overnight wreck

A young Harlingen girl was killed overnight when she lost control of the pickup she was driving and landed in a drainage canal.The Texas...