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Man shot to death in La Villa identified

Hidalgo County Sheriff J.E. “Eddie” Guerra says a 25-year-old man was shot to death Saturday morning. The victim has been identified by the sheriff’s office as...

‘Negative reaction’ to drug leaves 1 dead, 3 hospitalized in McAllen

MCALLEN — A man died and three others were taken to the hospital after consuming drugs at a downtown business in McAllen early Saturday...

Pharr man charged in fatal McAllen auto-pedestrian crash

A 26-year-old man told McAllen police he panicked when he hit a man last Thursday and fled the scene, according to a probable cause...

Hidalgo County sheriff announces he has coronavirus

Hidalgo County Sheriff J.E. "Eddie" Guerra said on social media Tuesday that he has tested positive for COVID-19. "Despite taking all the precautionary and recommended...

Edinburg police seek driver in fatal hit-and-run

Edinburg police are seeking the public's help to identify a vehicle and driver authorities say hit and killed a 41-year-old man last Friday and...

McAllen to announce more Christmas festivities

The city of McAllen is planning to announce details on holiday festivities at a news conference Wednesday morning with Mayor Jim Darling and the...

198 new COVID-19 cases, 3 deaths in Hidalgo County

Hidalgo County announced Monday morning that, as of Friday, there were 198 additional cases of COVID-19 confirmed in the county and three COVID-19 related...

Dairy Queen offering free Blizzard to veterans on Nov. 11

Veterans looking to satisfy their sweet tooth can stop by Dairy Queen on Wednesday for a free medium Blizzard Treat, the restaurant announced in...

McAllen donates truck to Reynosa

The city of McAllen donated a surplus truck to the city of Reynosa on Monday, a move city officials say symbolizes the cooperation between...

Virtual Veterans Day events slated in RGV this week

Veterans Day events will not be in short supply this year, COVID-19 or not. The city of Mission already held a well-attended curbside barbecue event...