LUPE, ICE officials react to president’s Twitter threat to deport families

La Union del Pueblo Entero responded Tuesday to a tweet President Trump made Monday, threatening that U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents would begin...

Body recovered from canal ID’d as Donna man

A body recovered from an irrigation canal north of Donna has tentatively been identified as that of a Donna man who went missing this...

Heat indices could reach 112 today

Take care as you go about your business today. According to the National Weather Service, temperatures could reach as high as 104 in parts...

Body recovered in canal near Elsa

Deputies with the Hidalgo County Sheriff's Office recovered the body of an adult male from a canal Monday near Elsa. Sheriff J.E. "Eddie" Guerra confirmed...

South Texas ISD BETA rebrands as World Scholars

EDINBURG -The South Texas Business, Education and Technology Academy will officially become South Texas ISD World Scholars as demand for a worldly education increases. The...

Walled In: Brownsville family may lose dream home to border fence

Nearly five years ago, Salvador J. Castillo and Yvette Arroyo found the perfect home to raise their family. A few miles west of Brownsville, they...

Edinburg woman sentenced for smuggling $71k

McALLEN — When U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers noticed the woman’s shaking hands, they knew something wasn’t right. During an outbound inspection of a...

The 85: Vicious Cycle

Palm Valley Animal Center granted The Monitor access to its facility to track the nonprofit’s intake process and follow the 85 cats and dogs...

Restoring dignity: 5 years later, respite center remains a haven for immigrants

Five years later Cries, prayers and pleadings: These are the memories Sister Norma Pimentel shared when asked to reflect on the five-year anniversary of Catholic...

DPS: Trooper Sanchez taking assisted steps; awaits transfer to Houston rehab facility

Trooper Moises Sanchez of the Texas Department of Public Safety — who was shot while on duty April 6, severely injured and feared dead...