Naxi Lopez

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Naxiely Lopez-Puente covers Hidalgo County and Edinburg for The Monitor. You can her at nlopez@themonitor.com (956) 683-4434.

Edinburg police release political supporter on promise to appear for suspected DWI charge

EDINBURG — An ardent supporter of the council was arrested on suspicion of driving while intoxicated early Thursday morning, and he was released shortly...

County email system failed, IT Director may face reprimand

EDINBURG — The information technology director for Hidalgo County could face disciplinary action after the county’s email system crashed for about two weeks, wreaking...

Bailiff in custody after raid

EDINBURG — Federal agents were back at the Hidalgo County Courthouse on Friday for the second time in three months, casting a larger cloud...

UTRGV opens Edinburg pediatric specialty clinic

EDINBURG — With the opening of a pediatric specialty clinic here, the university’s new medical school hopes to mark its presence in the community...

Sneak peek offers glimpse of Bert Ogden Arena

EDINBURG — Dozens of people put a hard hat on and got an exclusive sneak peek of the new Bert Ogden Arena, which is...

Sneak peek offers glimpse of Bert Ogden Arena amenities

EDINBURG — Dozens of people put a hard hat on and got an exclusive sneak peek Wednesday of the new Bert Ogden Arena, which...

Rep. Oscar Longoria’s appointment to influence state’s budget

LA FERIA — Speaker of the House Joe Straus named state Rep. Oscar Longoria this past week as one of his four appointees to...

Edinburg removes majority of EDC board

EDINBURG — Council members here removed a majority of the Edinburg Economic Development Corporation board Tuesday night and quickly appointed themselves to serve on...

Immigrants found in apartment complex connected to Edinburg mayor, brother

EDINBURG — A bong, a blanket and a hot plate were among the few signs of life found at an apartment complex connected to...

Hidalgo County negotiates with proposed courthouse builder

EDINBURG — Hidalgo County Judge Ramon Garcia and commissioner Eddie Cantu finished negotiating a contract with the proposed builder of the new courthouse at...