More Brownsville city employees test positive for COVID-19

The City of Brownsville has confirmed two city employees have tested positive for the coronavirus. The employees are a Brownsville police officer and a Public...

Police urge residents to beware of scammers

Brownsville police are warning residents to beware of scammers who are impersonating county judges and police officers threatening to arrest them if they don’t...

Brownsville police officer tests positive for COVID-19

A Brownsville police officer has tested positive for COVID-19, city officials report. Officials report the officer first began to feel symptoms on June 5 with...

Brownsville city employee tests positive for COVID-19

The City of Brownsville has confirmed that one of its employees has tested positive for the coronavirus. The city reports the employee is a 27-year-old...

UTRGV to resume in-person classes in the fall

In-person classes will resume this fall at the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley, albeit with social distancing and hygiene measures in place, according to a letter UTRGV sent to the university community. Writing in the letter, UTRGV President Guy Bailey said that the university will be following guidelines developed by a task force led by Dr. John Krouse, the dean for the School of Medicine. Read the full story at themonitor.com

Cameron County continues to see rise in COVID-19 cases

Cameron County is experiencing an increase of COVID-19 cases and health officials expect this to continue. The county is 49 cases short of reaching 1,000...

Excessive heat warnings and heat advisories issued for RGV

An upper-level high pressure hovering over the Rio Grande Valley today is resulting in extremely hot conditions. The National Weather Service in Brownsville reports the...

RGV DA Coalition releases statement on George Floyd’s death

The Rio Grande Valley District Attorney Coalition has released a statement on the killing of George Floyd and the protests that are occurring across...

Hundreds turn out for peaceful protest at Linear Park

About 100 people are attending the Justice for George Floyd/Black Lives Matter Peaceful Protest at Linear Park. Many are carrying signs that read “Black Lives Matter”...

Cameron County jailer tests positive for COVID-19

BY ERIN SHERIDAN Staff Writer A Cameron County jailer employed at the Carrizalez-Rucker Detention Center has tested positive for COVID-19, according to Sheriff Omar Lucio. The office...