High tides force temporary closure of Island beaches

Cameron County Judge Pete Sepulveda, Jr. ordered that several beaches be closed temporarily because of extreme high tides.Sepulveda says until further notice the county...

Cameron County Tax Office at courthouse closed

UPDATE 2:45 p.m. - The entire operations of the Cameron County Tax Assessor-Collector’s Office in Brownsville has been closed until further notice.The closure was...

Police search for man who stole $1.79 beer

HARLINGEN — Harlingen police are looking for a man who stole a beer from a Stripes on Loop 499.Police say on the night of...

Cameron County Tax Office open for business

The Cameron County Tax Assessor-Collector's Office is open for business this morning one day after it was shutdown by authorities after they raided the...

Shafer Road project closer to completion

SAN BENITO — The work on Shafer Road is much closer to being done. More than half the road project is completed. Where it...

Militia man heads to prison on firearms charges

BROWNSVILLE — A member of a citizen group known as “Rusty’s Rangers” or “Rusty’s Regulators” has been ordered to federal prison for being a...

Delay may occur if officials rebid fire station project

HARLINGEN — Officials will consider cutting project costs after a construction company withdrew its bid to build the city’s newest fire station.Last night, City...

Yzaguirre, three others arrested

BROWNSVILLE — The latest corruption scandal to mar Cameron County unfolded yesterday morning when the Cameron County Administrative building was closed off to the...

Downtown coffee to bring businesses together; learn about cyber security

HARLINGEN — Business owners with the New Year’s resolution of growing their business in 2016 should attend the “Good Morning Downtown” coffee meetings.Local business...

Storage could solve bridge problems

HARLINGEN — Area leaders are closer to bringing a cold storage unit to the Free Trade Bridge as part a push to drive up...