EDITORIAL: Keeping tabs

After years of delays and court challenges, the city of McAllen on Tuesday finally released information on how much of taxpayers’ money it paid...

EDITORIAL: Charged up

Texas history and folklore are inextricably tied to oil. Following the eruption of the Spindletop oilfield on Jan. 10, 1901, this state became one...

EDITORIAL: Buying in

The benefits of living in the United States are immeasurable. That is why so many people continue to arrive at our borders seeking entry,...

EDITORIAL: Good call

It’s hard to imagine life without the 911 emergency number, or how many lives have been saved since the three-digit calling system was implemented...

EDITORIAL: Sign up

Many people dedicate the first week of the new year to making resolutions, evaluating areas in their lives that could use improvement and dedicating...

EDITORIAL: Unfinished

We wish everyone the happiest and most productive New Year. The changing of the calendar offers many people a chance to look back on past...

EDITORIAL: All the facts

“We are in the beginning of a mass extinction, and all you can talk about is money and fairy tales of eternal economic growth....

EDITORIAL: On a roll

Rio Grande Valley officials’ work to promote alternative travel options continues to pay off. The Texas Department of Transportation has picked Cameron County’s hike-and-bike trail...

EDITORIAL: Poor prognosis

The UTRGV medical school couldn’t have come at a better time, no matter what the experts say. After years of countless reports predicting shortages of...

EDITORIAL: Take care

For many Rio Grande Valley residents the holidays are an international affair. Many people cross the border to visit family or friends, others simply...