Mission schools to return to normal hours Thursday

Citing improvements in weather conditions and forecasts, Mission school district officials will return to normal hours on Thursday, instead of the delayed start announced...

Patterson denied new trial

This story has been updated to include information about Patterson's notice of appeal.EDINBURG — Monica Melissa Patterson’s motion for a trial has been denied.Patterson, 50,...

WWE wrestler arrested for DWI in McAllen

This story has been updated to include details from the arrest warrant affidavit.Pro wrestler Joshua Samuel Fatu, better known by his stage name Jey...

County takes no action taken on RMA appointment

EDINBURG — The uncle of a Hidalgo County commissioner will remain appointed to a powerful board, for now, despite statements last week that the...

UTRGV official now leading UT System emergency committee

EDINBURG — Being a point of contact for all emergency responders in the area is one of Pablo Mendez’ main concerns as emergency management...

Justice Dept. moves to end DACA; County passes symbolic resolution supporting Dreamers

EDINBURG — Hidalgo County commissioners voted unanimously Tuesday to pass a resolution in support of DACA and the efforts of Dreamers, but just hours...

Cancellations, delays for Upper Valley schools

The latest on local weather-related delays, postponements, etc. as the temperatures drop in the Rio Grande Valley:9:00 p.m.The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley...

County earmarks $2.7 million for new courthouse

EDINBURG — Hidalgo County commissioners set aside $2.7 million for any unforeseen costs related to the construction of the new county courthouse at a...

Arctic front arrives in the Valley; freeze warning issued

The projected arctic blast is making its way through the Rio Grande Valley this morning dropping temperatures about 15 degrees in the matter of...