First low-vision clinic in the Valley equips 26 children with helpful tech

EDINBURG — As he walked into the room, Eric Longoria found his way through tables, chairs and people with the help of his cane...

New trade agreement not likely before fall

After the Trump administration in June said it was expecting to deliver a new North American Free Trade Agreement to Congress for potential passage,...

Third defendant in RGC murder case out on bond

Another defendant in the Chayse Olivarez murder case was ordered released this week after he was arrested again in April on a superseding indictment. Sebastian...

Lawsuit against Godfrey Garza dismissed; plaintiffs filed notice to dismiss

At the request of Hidalgo County, a lawsuit it filed late last year against former drainage district manager Godfrey Garza Jr., who is accused...

Early voting begins in McAllen runoff

McALLEN — Early voting began Wednesday for the runoff in the District 1 commissioner special election between attorney Javier Villalobos and businessman Timothy Wilkins.Early...

Murder trial delayed after state files appeal

EDINBURG — The murder trial of a Mission man was put on hold Thursday after the state filed an appeal to a court’s ruling...

Donna man sentenced in ammo smuggling case

McALLEN — A Donna man who attempted to smuggle 1,000 rounds of ammunition into Mexico was sentenced Tuesday.U.S. District Judge Randy Crane sentenced Juan...

McAllen hospital named one of best in cardiology

McALLEN — Three Valley hospitals were named among the best in the country in cardiology and women’s services.McAllen Heart Hospital was recognized as one...

H-E-B recognizes female workforce in annual ceremony

McALLEN — Eight years ago, Yaritza Almaguer, Rio Grande City central checkout specialist, began her journey with H-E-B as a bagger.These days her tasks...

Probationer details alleged extortion

EDINBURG — Francisco Martinez was just a month away from completing his five-year-probation period when he inadvertently ignited a public corruption investigation within the...