Concerns raised about new format at haunted house

PROGRESO — Toluca Ranch Haunted House is experiencing a spike in attendance, but a recent incident at the attraction has raised concerns about a...

In Patterson trial, forensic pathologist testifies that victim was suffocated

EDINBURG — Hidalgo County’s chief forensic pathologist testified Wednesday that the man Monica Melissa Patterson is accused of murdering was suffocated.Dr. Norma Jean Farley...

CBP reminds travelers of prohibited items

As Día de los Muertos approaches, U.S. Customs and Border Protection officials are reminding families that ornamental greenery known as murraya — or orange...

San Benito working to address sewer spills

SAN BENITO — Nearly 10 years ago, the state cited the city for nine sewer spills near the banks of the Arroyo Colorado.For the...

Rio Grande Valley temps poised to drop to 40 on Sunday

HARLINGEN — Hello … winter?A robust cold front gearing up to rumble through the Rio Grande Valley on Friday will bring the coolest temperatures...

Brownsville court arraigns Texas man

A Dallas man accused by authorities of traveling to Mexico and Honduras to have sex with three minors and conspiring to illegally smuggle one...

Greening up: PSJA school gains federal grant lo lead sustainability efforts

PHARR — A recent $50,000 grant awarded to Buell Central High School is slated to help students extend their in-house sustainability efforts to the...

McAllen resubmits application for humanitarian aid reimbursement

McALLEN — City Commissioners voted Monday to resubmit an application to Gov. Greg Abbott’s office for a $719,000 immigration humanitarian aid reimbursement.The city first...

Mission man’s tip to feds alerts them to his own drug trafficking

McALLEN — A Mission man will serve more than seven years in prison after he tipped off federal authorities to his role in a...

DPS: Man killed after single-vehicle crash near Alamo

Texas Department of Public Safety troopers are investigating a single-vehicle crash near Alamo that left one person dead and landed another in the hospital,...