County judge’s order denied

Attorney Myles Garza didn’t have much to report to Cameron County Court-at-Law No. 4 Judge Sheila Garcia Bence on Thursday afternoon regarding the guardianship...

Coalition claims CBP ignored requests to extend border wall public comment period

READ THE LETTER CBP NOTICE LETTERREAD THE JULY 23 EXTENSION REQUEST LETTERREAD THE AUGUST LETTERIt remains unclear if a public comment forum on 33...

Educators, immigration advocates, hold vigil on family reunification deadline

McALLEN — With nearly 15 years experience inside Rio Grande Valley classrooms, Delia Ortiz said she was compelled to show support for children separated...

McAllen tries to assist increasing number of immigrants

McALLEN — While national media outlets have left McAllen, immigration issues that brought them here remain. Every day in recent weeks, hundreds of immigrants have...

Asylum-seeker reunited with 5-year-old son in Brownsville

Leaning against a white pillar in the lobby of the Brownsville South Padre Island International Airport, 24-year-old Dunia gazed beyond the bustling line of...

Spending bill providing $5 billion for border wall spawns rebuke

The Arizona-based Center for Biological Diversity issued a statement Wednesday rebuking a House spending bill that would fund $5 billion next year for President...

Undaunted by Trump’s policies, longtime immigration advocate vows to work until ‘the day I...

HARLINGEN — The unassuming lobby and front office space of Casa de Proyecto Libertad belie the size of the nondescript building here off 1st...

Despite policy change, at least one immigrant father separated from daughter this week

A migrant father was separated from his toddler earlier this week at Border Patrol’s central processing center in McAllen, according to attorneys with the...

PETA responds to respite center’s dairy-free needs for immigrants

McALLEN — Animal-rights activists with PETA Latino distributed vegan ice cream Tuesday as part of their donation to the Humanitarian Respite Center in McAllen.Earlier,...

Activists fast, pray for end to separation program

In reaction to the Trump administration’s “zero-tolerance” policy that led to the separation of immigrant families, the local chapter of the civil rights organization...