Kamala Harris to be in McAllen this week

Democratic vice presidential candidate Kamala Harris is scheduled to make a stop in the Rio Grande Valley later this week. A release from the campaign...

204 virus cases added in Hidalgo Co. as 6 more die

Hidalgo County reported 204 new cases of COVID-19 on Wednesday and six more deaths related to the virus, as county Judge Richard F. Cortez...

Texas early voting hits record high

By Mandi Cai and Cassandra Pollock, Texas Tribune Texas hit another voting milestone Monday as the percent of registered voters who have cast ballots early surpassed...

Southern Careers Institute hosts free movie night

Southern Careers Institute’s Brownsville campus is hosting a free drive-in movie night and non-perishable food drive on Thursday, Oct. 29 at 8 p.m. The Halloween-themed...

Hidalgo County early vote up but lags behind rest of RGV

If the election were a race, Hidalgo County voters are the proverbial tortoise opting for a slow and steady pace compared to neighboring counties. Five-percent...

Government, defense rest in loss hearing for healthcare fraud case

The hearing to determine how much money insurers and patients lost from a healthcare fraud scheme concluded Tuesday following nearly eight hours of testimony. After...

Pharr police arrest man accused in August shooting

A 20-year-old Pharr resident has been arrested on allegations of stopping a car at gunpoint last August and then shooting at a couple inside...

Presidential election colors fight against border policy

By Valerie Gonzalez, Staff writer For a brief period Sunday, observant travelers returning from Matamoros through Brownsville’s Gateway International Bridge saw a briefly altered “Welcome...

Hidalgo County surpasses 2016 early vote tally

Hidalgo County has already surpassed the early voting total for the 2016 general election, but only because voters have had more time to cast...

Wallet full of cash, ID, leads to drug smuggling arrest

A Beeville man faces drug smuggling charges as a result of authorities discovering his wallet near an abandoned vehicle that was loaded with marijuana...