A helping Hand

Hidalgo County awarded $100,000 to four business located in small rural towns in order to help spur economic development in those communities. The Small Town...

Tropical moisture threatens Gulf coast

Showers and thunderstorms in the Caribbean Sea have a 60 percent chance of organizing into a tropical system in the next five days as it...

US says 2nd Guatemalan child has died in immigration custody

The boy showed "signs of potential illness" on Monday and was taken with his father to a hospital in Alamogordo, New Mexico, the agency said. There, he was diagnosed with a cold and a fever, was given prescriptions for amoxicillin and Ibuprofen and released Monday afternoon after being held 90 minutes for observation, the agency said.

Women We Love: ‘Busy body’ reflects on 60 years of public service

Editor’s Note: In observance of Women’s History Month, The Monitor is recognizing local women who inspire us. This is the second of eight profiles...

Authors, contributors to “Chicana Movidas” to talk civil rights history during FESTIBA

For every iconic moment that defines a social movement, there are many more small moments that make them possible. Those smaller movements are the subject...

CBP awards over $3 million in border wall gates in Cameron County

U.S. Customs and Border Protection and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers awarded a contract to construct border wall gates in the U.S. Border...

Port Isabel man missing since Sunday

PORT ISABEL — The Port Isabel Police Department is seeking the public’s help in locating a missing person. Juan Rocha was last seen at 10...

Judge: Edcouch alderman lives within city limits

EDINBURG — A visiting judge on Tuesday allowed recently elected Edcouch Alderman Joel Segura to continue serving despite city administration’s belief that he lives...

Photo Gallery: The Monitor’s top photos of February 2019

PHOTOS BY DELCIA LOPEZ AND JOEL MARTINEZ

Concert benefiting retired Edinburg police officer with ALS slated Friday

A benefit concert for a retired Edinburg police officer diagnosed with Lou Gehrig’s disease is scheduled for Friday at Yerberia Cultura in McAllen. The concert,...