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RGV DA Coalition releases statement on George Floyd’s death

The Rio Grande Valley District Attorney Coalition has released a statement on the killing of George Floyd and the protests that are occurring across...

Hundreds turn out for peaceful protest at Linear Park

About 100 people are attending the Justice for George Floyd/Black Lives Matter Peaceful Protest at Linear Park. Many are carrying signs that read “Black Lives Matter”...

Cameron County jailer tests positive for COVID-19

BY ERIN SHERIDAN Staff Writer A Cameron County jailer employed at the Carrizalez-Rucker Detention Center has tested positive for COVID-19, according to Sheriff Omar Lucio. The office...

President Trump threatens to deploy United States military unless states halt violent protests

(WASHINGTON) -President Donald Trump threatened to deploy United States military unless states halt violent protests. Trump said he was recommending that governors deploy the National...

Flood advisory issued for Cameron County

The National Weather Service in Brownsville has issued an Urban and Small Stream Flood Advisory for South Central Cameron. The advisory remains in effect until...

Abbott declares State of Disaster; authorizes federal authorities to act as Texas peace officers

Texas Governor Gregg Abbott this afternoon issued a State of Disaster Declaration following the violent protests that are occurring around the state that are...

Blast Off: SpaceX rocket heads to space

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — A rocket ship designed and built by Elon Musk’s SpaceX company has lifted off with two Americans on a...

NWS: Severe weather and heavy rainfall possible tonight

The National Weather Service in Brownsville reports the Rio Grande Valley could expect scattered strong to severe thunderstorms tonight. The NWS reports large hail, damaging...

NWS: Severe weather could impact the Rio Grande Valley

The National Weather Service in Brownsville reports the Rio Grande Valley could experience severe weather and heavy rainfall through Tuesday. Forecasters report isolated to scattered...

NWS: Severe weather could impact the Rio Grande Valley

The National Weather Service in Brownsville reports the Rio Grande Valley could experience severe weather and heavy rainfall through Tuesday. Forecasters report isolated to scattered...