Putting up a fight: Modest protest greets arrival of border wall construction materials

MISSION — Before a procession of protesters made its way to the National Butterfly Center here, Duwayne Redwater of the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe,...

Clergy ‘credibly accused’ of sexual abuse served in 42 RGV parishes

The Catholic Diocese of Brownsville on Thursday released its list of child sexual abuse by 13 priests and a deacon, who were assigned to...

Más vida: Local bridal-wear designer jumps into the world of ready-to-wear designs

Más vida The Monitor's vida section brings you local news on food, education, art, people and outdoors. Sometimes there is more to the story. JAN. 27,...

AUDIO: Valley lawmakers on the 86th legislative session

The 86th Legislature began Jan. 8 and will end May 27. Here is information from the legislators representing the Rio Grande Valley. District 20 Sen....

UTRGV boasts newest buildings

EDINBURG — Two giant star alignment layouts greet students as they walk into the courtyard of the new Science Building at the University of...

County judge and area mayors invite president to tour international bridges during visit

Hidalgo County Judge Richard Cortez and five border mayors sent a letter to the White House Tuesday afternoon, inviting President Trump to a personal...

EDITORIAL: Dear Mr. Trump: We have some suggestions regarding your border visit

Your office has announced that you plan to visit the U.S.-Mexico border this week to “meet with those on the front lines of the...

Judge-elect Richard Cortez to bring fiscal conservatism to county politics, policies

A $190 million drainage bond; a $150 million courthouse; and a population that is growing more than twice as fast as the national average...