‘Invisible enemy’

The Rio Grande Valley’s farmers and their contracted workers are some of the hardest-hit in the community as cities and counties issue shelter in...

DSHS: Majority of RGV cases are young people

Just one day after local officials announced that community spread of COVID-19 has begun in earnest in the Rio Grande Valley, state health officials...

Brownsville Police arrests woman for making false report related to COVID-19

Brownsville police have arrested a woman on a charge for "false alarm or report." Police said Leslie Hinojosa, 30, was arrested Thursday night. Authorities say Hinojosa's...

50 tested during launch of UTRGV drive-thru screenings

EDINBURG — The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley School of Medicine rolled out COVID-19 drive-thru testing at its Edinburg and Brownsville campuses Monday,...

DONATIONS SOUGHT

DONATIONS SOUGHT Gladys Porter Zoo sets up GoFundMe page BY ERIN SHERIDAN Staff Writer When the City of Brownsville issued a local disaster declaration in anticipation of the...

COVID-19 empties lots at outlet mall

MERCEDES — Usually bustling with shoppers from across the region, the Rio Grande Valley Premium Outlet here now stands deserted, with barricades at the...

RGV medical health community embraces telehealth

EDINBURG — With many people in quarantine, local physicians are getting creative with ways to stay in communication with patients while keeping a safe...

Methodist church readies virtual worship amid coronavirus crisis

Pastor Phillip Hoeflinger at the First United Methodist Church and a few other members from the church left their homes Sunday morning to participate...

Starr County announce first South Texas COVID-19 drive-thru testing 

RIO GRANDE CITY — Starting Sunday, Starr County will officially be the only location south of San Antonio to have a drive-thru for COVID-19...

Flea Market to close this weekend for the first time since 1981

Brownsville Mayor Trey Mendez announced Wednesday evening that the 77 Flea Market, also known as La Pulga, will be closing its doors as a...