Man bites off tip of father’s ear during altercation

MISSION — A man here faces serious felony charges after an altercation with family members in which he bit off a piece of his...

Weslaco officers to see 2.5% pay bump

WESLACO — After weeks of negotiating, Weslaco city leaders and the Weslaco Municipal Police Union have tentatively agreed upon amendments to the WMPU’s labor...

Edinburg chief addresses retaliation claims

EDINBURG — The police chief here fought back against accusations of retaliation last week, defending a recent round of terminations and his perceived inaction...

Family, friends pay final respects to Leonardo Campos

SAN JUAN — As a slideshow of Leonardo Campos Jr. played, the Memorial Funeral Home chapel here glowed in a dim blue hue from the stained...

Ever vigilant: Local law enforcement train to remain wary in wake of mass shootings

The drive from Dallas to McAllen or Brownsville takes between eight and nine hours depending on whether you’re destined for Hidalgo or Cameron County. That’s...

Ex-RGC cop gets 14 years in smuggling case tied to cartel

A former Rio Grande City police officer will serve 14 years for his role in moving narcotics for a drug trafficking organization, court records...

As mass shooting anxiety mounts, McAllen braces for busy sales tax weekend

McALLEN — Shoppers are expected to flock to La Plaza Mall for the annual sales tax holiday this weekend, and most stores are hoping...

Denied flood recovery aid? FEMA says try again

HARLINGEN — Since the flooding in June in Cameron, Willacy and Hidalgo counties, many residents have yet to find the end to their home...