Treviño wins in Hidalgo: Council member retains Place 5 seat by 17-vote margin

HIDALGO — The fight for council member Place 5 spanned more than a year and was fought hard, but in the end, it didn’t...

Former first lady to visit McAllen this week

McALLEN — Former first lady Laura Bush will be in McAllen on Nov. 8.Bush, 70, wife of former President George W. Bush, and a...

McAllen police investigating possible homicide

McALLEN — Crime Scene Investigators are at the scene of a possible homicide.At least one person was found dead at an apartment at 609...

Edinburg marks traditional holiday with ‘Los Muertos Bailan’

EDINBURG — A colorful annual tradition in its fourth year was celebrated Friday evening at the City Hall courtyard.The city of Edinburg in-conjunction with...

Cellphone data at issue in trial of McAllen journalist

BY MARIA RECIOWASHINGTON — The case against journalist Aaron Cantú hit another milestone Friday during a court hearing over cellphone data seized from the...

Former Comfort House board chair testifies against Patterson

EDINBURG — Timothy Brown seemed to have drawn the ire of Monica Melissa Patterson on Friday as the defendant was often seen nodding her...

Agua SUD approves removal of board member

PALMVIEW — The board of directors of the Agua Special Utility District voted unanimously to remove one of their own this week.Francisco “Pancho” Flores,...

Settlement reached in crash involving 18-wheeler, mother and her 3 children

McALLEN — A undisclosed settlement has been reached in a civil lawsuit involving a local family and a Mexican transport company for damages resulting...

Gale force winds bring weather alert for Valley coastal areas

HARLINGEN — Weather forecasters have issued a wind advisory beginning at 3 p.m. this afternoon when a strong cold front is expected to rocket...

Sheriff’s investigator’s testimony highlights large bank transactions by Patterson

EDINBURG — Much of the weekslong Monica Melissa Patterson trial has thus far focused heavily on the theft and misapplication of a fiduciary charges...