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Frustrated flood victims vent over drainage problems

SANTA ROSA — Carmelita Rivera expressed her frustration since her house was “totaled’ by the June 24 thunderstorm. “I had asked to speak to someone...

Grasshoppa ready for tea: Antique store owner creates unique room

HARLINGEN — Yoli Cruz has always loved collecting beautiful things. It could be a chandelier, a brooch or even an old coin from a...

Jehovah’s Witnesses convention welcomes hundreds

LA FERIA — Love is what Cameron County needs the most right now, and that is the message being taught not only locally but...

Communities come together: Cameron County residents help each other out

HARLINGEN — In the aftermath of the disaster, residents are coming together to show their resilience and unification. Several local establishments, churches and government officials...

Officials encourage flood victims to apply for help

HARLINGEN —Government officials are encouraging residents who were affected by the June 24-25 storm to apply for funding from the various organizations that provide...

Harlingen sets townhalls for flood victims

HARLINGEN — If you are among the many residents who suffered flood damage from last week’s storm, you have an opportunity to learn how...

Family time on the Fourth of July

HARLINGEN — David Cazares celebrated the Fourth of July holiday by spending quality time with his family in the park. Cazares, 46, his wife and...

Cities battling disease-carrying mosquitoes

HARLINGEN — With thunderstorms and flooding, the aftermath is debris. But an infestation of mosquitoes that could carry diseases is a different type of worry. That’s...

Super Centenarian

HARLINGEN — Mabel Nesmith has more than 100 good reasons why she was featured on Channel 9 News in Denver and in the Denver...

La Feria residents continue to spend nights at shelter

LA FERIA — A shelter created at the La Feria Community Safe Room continues to see the arrival of displaced families since the floods...