50 years ago: Hurricane Beulah was making landfall near the Rio Grande

Fifty years ago today, as Hurricane Beulah made landfall near Brownsville, Rio Grande Valley residents relied on the reports and observations of the National...

Mission man who shot wife gets 30 years in prison

A Mission man was handed a 30-years prison sentence last week, according to a news release from the Hidalgo County District Attorney’s Office. Visiting state...

Edinburg police identify shooting victim

EDINBURG — The family of a man shot to death near the Hidalgo County courthouse is fundraising to bring him home one last time.Joshua...

First ‘miracle field’ begins construction in McAllen

McALLEN — The city on Tuesday began construction on what officials said will be the Rio Grande Valley’s first “miracle field,” a baseball field...

Starr County residents can voice wall concerns at forum

Starr County residents will have their chance to voice concerns to U.S. Customs and Border Protection officials about the proposed construction of border wall...

Starship development hits milestone with brief flight

BROWNSVILLE — SpaceX’s first untethered launch of its Starhopper prototype at Boca Chica Beach late Thursday was an important milestone for the company and...

Hidalgo County officials say they’re ready if flooding occurs

EDINBURG — Hidalgo County Emergency personnel were largely on watch for a storm that slowly crept in Friday afternoon.Gov. Greg Abbott issued a state...

Mall aiming for more family involvement ahead of sales tax holiday

McALLEN — Ahead of the upcoming sales tax holiday where shoppers can buy most clothing, footwear and school supplies tax free from Texas retailers,...

Project Superhero: Edinburg first responders celebrate kids fighting cancer

EDINBURG — A slice of pizza hung from Julian Cantu’s mouth as the nurse readied his monthly chemo dose. He’d “entered maintenance,” said his...

McAllen, others can begin applying for reimbursement

McALLEN — Applications have become available for governments and nonprofit organizations to apply for federal reimbursements for specific migrant care costs that those entities...