Tag: McAllen

 McAllen to illuminate Oval Park for holiday season

McALLEN — Following the governor-approved theme marking McAllen as the South Pole of Texas, city officials announced Monday that Oval Park at the McAllen...

McAllen police ID man who shot himself before arrest

McAllen police arrested at least one other man on charges of online solicitation of minor at an apartment complex where a Brownsville man shot...

Possible new evidence surfaces in La Plaza Mall robbery case

  Last week, the Hidalgo County District Attorney’s Office provided notice to each defendant in the La Plaza Mall robbery case of evidence that is...

Rio Grande Regional offering to take back opioids

McALLEN — The opioid crisis plaguing the nation has, thus far, passed over the Rio Grande Valley, and medical and city officials here are...

As mass shooting anxiety mounts, McAllen braces for busy sales tax weekend

McALLEN — Shoppers are expected to flock to La Plaza Mall for the annual sales tax holiday this weekend, and most stores are hoping...

McAllen police arrest man accused of taking upskirt photos at Target

A confessed voyeur admitted to taking upskirt images of a minor in a McAllen retail store Sunday, according to documents obtained by The Monitor. McAllen...

McAllen man arrested for allegedly recording man in UTRGV bathroom

University of Texas Rio Grande Valley police arrested a 33-year-old man for allegedly using a cell phone to record another man sitting in a...

McAllen seeking federal immigration reimbursement

The numbers keep getting discussed — how much the city of McAllen has spent on immigration relief efforts. Mayor Jim Darling has noted the city...

US closes McAllen facility that detained migrant who later died

(AP) — U.S. border agents have temporarily closed their primary facility for processing migrants in South Texas one day after authorities say a 16-year-old...