Emily D'Gyves

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Emily D'Gyves is a video producer and covers crime, entertainment and general assignments for The Monitor. She can be reached at edgyves@themonitor.com or at (956) 683-4435.

New details emerge in sheriff’s office brutality allegations

Two of the law enforcement authorities involved in an alleged police brutality case have been identified nearly two months after a grand jury declined...

Valley AIDS Council opens area’s first LGBTQ youth center

History greeted National Coming Out Day in the Rio Grande Valley as the Valley AIDS Council announced on Sunday the grand opening of Casa...

Sheriff, attorney address deputy brutality allegations 

Law enforcement authorities have addressed allegations of excessive force against deputies with the Hidalgo County Sheriff’s Office, allegations levied by the family of a...
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Small blessings: St. Francis’ feast day draws critters to McAllen church for curbside blessing

Sunday, Oct. 4, was the annual Blessing of the Animals tradition in memory and honor of St. Francis of Assisi. Also known as St....

St. Francis’ feast day draws critters to McAllen church for curbside blessing

McALLEN — Just outside Sacred Heart Church, under a tent providing shade from the Valley sun, Father Jesus Paredes waited. As the car pulled up...

Local orgs hold panel on voter protection

Organizers with La Union del Pueblo Entero (LUPE) and the American Civil Liberties Union of Texas hosted a virtual forum aimed to educate individuals...
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Protesters seek justice after arrestee’s death

Nearly a week ago, protestors gathered outside the Hidalgo County DA's Office to protest a grand jury's decision to not charge deputies involved in...

Protesters seek justice after arrestee’s death

EDINBURG — Under a tree, outside the Hidalgo County District Attorney’s office on a sunny Saturday afternoon, Katia Gonzalez sighed deeply as she attempted...

Hidalgo County cities distribute sandbags in preparation of tropical storm

Various cities in Hidalgo County have begun sandbag distribution in preparation of the now-upgraded Tropical Storm Beta.  As of early Friday evening, Tropical Storm Beta...

Family alleges wrongful death in lawsuit against sheriff’s deputies

More than a month after the Texas Rangers confirmed they were investigating an incident involving the Hidalgo County Sheriff’s Office, the family of the...