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UTRGV baseball secures series victory over Maine

The UTRGV baseball team beat Maine 7-3 on Sunday at UTRGV Baseball Stadium to claim a 3-1 series victory.UTRGV (10-7) scored all the runs...

Sister Norma Pimentel to receive prestigious medal

Sister Norma Pimentel, executive director of Catholic Charities of the Rio Grande Valley and longtime advocate for immigrants and refugees, will receive the oldest...

RGV Vipers lose ground in playoff race, falling to South Bay Lakers

The RGV Vipers will be fighting for a wild-card spot during the season’s final stretch after losing 137-114 to the South Bay Lakers on...

UTRGV baseball walks off against Maine in series opener

EDINBURG — The UTRGV baseball team opened its four-game series against Maine with a 4-3 walk-off win on Friday at UTRGV Baseball Stadium.UTRGV (8-6)...

US economy adds flood of new jobs, but wage gains slow

WASHINGTON — Hiring surged last month as U.S. employers generated the most new jobs since mid-2016, the Labor Department said Friday, but wage growth...

Passport fees will increase $35 starting in April

McALLEN — The city of McAllen's passport division is open every second Saturday of the month and will accept applications from 8 a.m. to...

Agua Caliente Clippers surge late to get past RGV Vipers

The RGV Vipers let a 13-point fourth-quarter lead slip away, as the Agua Caliente Clippers scored 37 points during the final period to pick...

Two Starr JP races head into runoffs

RIO GRANDE CITY — When election results were announced Tuesday night, who the next justices of the peace for precincts 1 and 4 would...

UPDATED: Firefighters struggle to contain grass fire at wildlife refuge

ALAMO — A grass fire broke out late Wednesday afternoon in the Santa Ana National Wildlife Refuge when a fire originating on the Mexican...

Cowboy up: Livestock show kicks off 11-day run Thursday

It’s that time of year again when residents and visitors alike kick up their heels at the Rio Grande Valley Livestock Show and Rodeo...