Pasión choir uses music to uplift, connect

McALLEN — Holding onto songbooks and dressed in all-black attire, the Pasión choir group of 23 local singers stood at the altar of the...

Update: Daytime Edinburg council meetings in dispute

Updated at 8:40 p.m. In an already scandal-ravaged city, a war of words has erupted between members of the Edinburg City Council over daytime meetings...

Emailed document outlines plans, timeline for border wall in Cameron County

Evidence continues to mount that U.S. Customs and Border Protection is planning to build more border wall in Cameron County. An email sent out Friday...

Mission PD accused of excessive force

The city of Mission is defending itself and one of its police officers against accusations of excessive force following a January 2017 incident in...

McAllen candidates ‘feel good’ about runoff election

McALLEN — Normally, McAllen elections are decided during the early voting period before election day, but the race for central McAllen’s seat on the...

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...

Immigrants receive care packages for Father’s Day

  McALLEN — Sitting next to his daughter here inside the downtown bus station, he looked over the items in a small care package he...

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...

Hidalgo County sheriff’s deputy arrested for assault

An off duty deputy with the Hidalgo County Sheriff's Office was arrested over the weekend for allegedly assaulting a public servant. Roberto Rivera was arrested...

Noon Fix: Border apprehensions now mostly composed of families, unaccompanied minors; Brownsville family may...

Here are some of the big stories you may have missed this morning and over the weekend at themonitor.com. https://www.themonitor.com/2019/06/16/border-apprehensions-now-mostly-composed-families-unaccompanied-minors/ https://www.themonitor.com/2019/06/17/walled-brownsville-family-may-lose-dream-home-border-fence/ https://www.themonitor.com/2019/06/15/restoring-dignity-5-years-later-respite-center-remains-haven-immigrants-fleeing-persecution/