Jury duty cancelled for March

Cameron County District Clerk Elvira S. Ortiz announced on Monday that all jury panels will be cancelled for March in response to the coronavirus....

Dollar General weighs new store in northeast Harlingen

HARLINGEN — Dollar General is weighing construction of a new store in northeast Harlingen. The discount retailer already has six stores within the city limits...

List of local businesses that have changed hours, closures

The following businesses are changing their hours, closing or making other adjustments because of the coronavirus. This list will be updated as needed. Chick-fil-A Temporary Closure...

Trevino suspends county events; recommends Island events be canceled

Cameron County Judge Eddie Treviño Jr. announced Saturday that all county-sponsored functions or events expecting more than 250 people will be canceled and/or suspended...

McAllen man faces charges stemming from waterboarding allegations

A McAllen man was arrested Saturday for allegedly assaulting and — with the aid of another man — waterboarding a friend he believed stole from him. The victim was left with multiple broken ribs, forcing the use of a ventilator to breathe, according to a McAllen police report. Gran Teejai Bumagat, 35, was arrested on charges of aggravated assault and unlawful restraint. Read the full story at themonitor.com

Trump suspends travel between US and Europe for 30 days

President Donald Trump said Wednesday he is suspending all travel between the U.S. and Europe for 30 days beginning Friday as he seeks to combat a viral pandemic. Trump made the announcement in an Oval Office address to the nation, blaming the European Union for not acting quickly enough to address the novel coronavirus and saying U.S. clusters were "seeded" by European travelers. Trump said the restrictions won't apply to the United Kingdom and the U.S. would monitor the situation to determine if travel could be reopened earlier. Read the full story at themonitor.com

Warren ends 2020 presidential bid after Super Tuesday rout

By WILL WEISSERT Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Elizabeth Warren, who electrified progressives with her "plan for everything" and strong message of economic populism, dropped...

After record-breaking spending, Michael Bloomberg drops out of the presidential race

NEW YORK — Billionaire Mike Bloomberg ended his bid for the Democratic presidential nomination on Wednesday and endorsed former Vice President Joe Biden. It...

Final Election Results

These are the final unofficial election results. Democrat contested races United States Representative, District 34 - FINAL Filemon B. Vela - 23,678 Osbert Rodriguez Haro III - 1992 Diego...

Where you can vote today

Polls will be open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Democratic Primary List of Polling Places >> Pct.1, 83 -Port Isabel City Hall, 305 E. Maxan...