San Juan city hopefuls launch bids for open seats

SAN JUAN — Both open seats on the city commission here will be contested this spring after a fifth candidate filed for a spot...

McHi grad places 4th at SEC championship

McAllen High School graduate and University of Texas A&M freshman, Shaine Casas, placed 4th in the 200-yard individual medley during the SEC Swimming and Diving Championship...

Samsung folding phone is different – but also almost $2,000

By MICHAEL LIEDTKE and ANICK JESDANUN | THE ASSOCIATED PRESS SAN FRANCISCO — Samsung unveiled a highly anticipated smartphone with a foldable screen in an...

Drew Brees eatery Walk-On’s to host job fair for new Edinburg location

EDINBURG — The economic development arm of this city is hosting a job fair for a Louisiana-based restaurant chain seeking to hire 160 people. Walk-On’s...

San Juan city hopefuls launch bids for open seats

SAN JUAN — Both open seats on the city commission here will be contested this spring after a fifth candidate filed for a spot...

Trial over census lawsuit nears an end

Closing arguments begin Thursday in the federal trial related to the 2020 census, as well as a lawsuit filed against the Trump administration involving...

Noon Fix: McAllen police seize marijuana-laced candy from residence; Payless ShoeSource shutting stores in...

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McAllen police seize marijuana-laced candy from residence

Marijuana-laced candy was seized by local police from a McAllen residence on Friday, an agency news release confirmed today. Assisted by state and federal agencies,...

La Joya mayor settles board dispute with La Joya Housing Authority

A dispute over appointments to the La Joya Housing Authority’s board of commissioners was settled last week, clearing up who will remain on the...

Appointment of 3rd judge in Edinburg questioned

EDINBURG — The council appointed Edinburg attorney Armando Guerra to serve as an alternate municipal judge last month, and the appointment has not come...