Friends raise funds for local meteorologist

When KRGV-TV meteorologist Alan Shoemaker was diagnosed with acute myeloid leukemia in February, colleague and friend Tim Smith knew he had to help.“I’ve been...

Braving the sweet and raw: Contest draws group of hearty eaters at Texas Onion...

WESLACO — As the temperatures rose to the upper 80s Saturday, an audience of about 50 people gathered under the blue-and-white-striped Frost Bank tent...

McAllen marchers join nationwide demonstrations pleading for end to gun violence

McALLEN — More than 300 area residents here participated in the nationwide March for Our Lives movement Saturday morning, pleading for “not one more”...

Valley congressmen secure nearly $100 million to combat cattle fever ticks

While funding related to border wall construction nabbed the most attention upon passage of the omnibus spending bill, the bill also included continued funding...

Working overtime: McAllen international bridges brace for holiday traffic

McALLEN — In anticipation of voluminous holiday traffic for the upcoming Easter holiday, the Anzalduas and Hidalgo-Reynosa International Bridges are paying overtime hours to...

Edinburg WWII rifleman is 180,001st Quilt of Valor recipient

McALLEN — Surrounded by family, friends and fellow patriots here at the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 2369, Valentin Hernandez was recognized last Saturday...

RGV Partnership CEO, Cameron County judge to lead Texas Border Coalition

WESLACO — The Texas Border Coalition, or TBC, will soon be under new leadership.Laredo Mayor and TBC Chairman Pete Saenz announced in a news...

While protecting Santa Ana refuge, spending bill funds 33 miles of border wall in...

While conflating the border with the military and declaring his displeasure for the $1.3 trillion Omnibus spending package, President Donald Trump signed the bill...

Rep. Cuellar: 100 new immigration judge teams included in new budget bill

Included in the massive congressional budget bill is a provision for the hiring of at least 100 new immigration judge teams, according to Rep....

Donna police search for weapon used in last weekend’s shooting death

DONNA — Donna police, in conjunction with the San Juan Law Enforcement Emergency Regional Response Team SWAT team, executed an evidentiary search warrant at...