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Clean-up planned at low-water bridge near port

HARLINGEN — The low-water bridge where Cemetery Road crosses the Arroyo Colorado near the Port of Harlingen is the target for a clean-up Saturday. Organizers...

Tio Cano: As clean-ups continue elsewhere, a rural lake bed is still underwater

LA FERIA — Three weeks after one of the hardest-hitting rain storms in memory, many of the thousands of homeowners flooded in Cameron County...

‘Off the charts’: Why catastrophic rains overwhelm city’s drainage system

HARLINGEN — That makes two. As Harlingen residents continue ripping out carpet, drywall and a little bit of their hearts in the aftermath of a...

Harlingen sales tax numbers drop into negative territory

HARLINGEN — For the first time in at least two years, Harlingen has posted year-over-year state sales tax reimbursements that are negative, showing a...

Testy town hall: Flood victims seek answers

HARLINGEN — Two weeks after what city officials describe as a 500-year rain event, fallout continued last night at a town hall meeting with...

Basement flooding at Baxter Lofts delays move-in

HARLINGEN — Move-in day for the renovated Baxter Lofts has been delayed again due to flooding after the heavy storms two weeks ago. The city’s...

Goodwill’s No. 2

HARLINGEN — Goodwill Industries is moving dirt on a second facility in the city, this one a $1.3 million donation station and store which...

Multi-agency disaster center opening in La Feria

HARLINGEN — Cameron County officials will open a Multi-Agency Resource Center (MARC) today to serve as a one-stop shop to enable county flood victims...

Sobering study finds city needs millions for golf course

By RICK KELLEY Staff Writer HARLINGEN — A study of the operations and facilities at city-owned Tony Butler Golf Course finds the course in...

STEC is honored for 40 years of emergency services

HARLINGEN — City officials from across Cameron County were on hand yesterday to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the South Texas Emergency Care Foundation,...