New RGV MPO taking shape

The Rio Grande Valley Metropolitan Planning Organization is taking shape, with an interim director in place and a board of directors overseeing the transition...

Pharr bridge numbers dip amid long wait times

PHARR — The Pharr international bridge has seen three straight months of declining vehicle crossings and extended wait times since President Trump threatened to...

Former educator realizes dream to open up a business as a franchisee

PHARR — After over 20 years in the classroom as a teacher and a coach, Jose Gonzalez decided it was time to make a...

San Juan gets medical boost with new ER facility

SAN JUAN — Ribbon-cutting ceremonies were held Wednesday for Rio Grande Regional Hospital’s newest free-standing emergency care facility. It is the McAllen-based hospital’s third...

Valley MPO merger in motion

Weeks after Gov. Greg Abbott signed the documents formalizing the merger of the three Metropolitan Planning Organizations in the Rio Grande Valley, the actual...

H-E-B to test delivery with self-driving vehicles

Later this year, H-E-B will be putting an autonomous vehicle on the road to test out a new delivery option, the grocery store chain...

Pharr bridge adjusts northbound crossing hours, emphasizes trucks

Cars and other passenger vehicles will now only be allowed to cross northbound from Mexico into the U.S. over the Pharr-Reynosa International Bridge on...

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,...

New NAFTA deal could go to Congress in the coming weeks

The Trump administration is on track to deliver an updated North American trade deal to Congress in the coming weeks as President Trump’s chief...

Schlitterbahn to celebrate 40th anniversary

SOUTH PADRE ISLAND — With the arrival of summer comes extended hours of fun in the sun. In Texas, Schlitterbahn has offered millions of families...