EDITORIAL: Detainment of disabled child by Border Patrol should ‘shock us’ all

The detainment by U.S. Border Patrol agents of a 10-year-old disabled girl, who is in this country illegally, from her Corpus Christi hospital room...

EDITORIAL: Don’t deny our justice system President Trump

In all likelihood, President Donald Trump soon will sign into law a measure that will limit the right of American consumers to go to...

EDITORIAL: Breathing better air in McAllen

The dangers and health risks of smoking and those caused by second-hand smoke are readily documented and well known. So we applaud the McAllen...

EDITORIAL: Untimely Donna voting conflict

Before early voting even began this week, a pall marked the elections in the city of Donna where a mayoral candidate’s eligibility is at...

EDITORIAL: Rating the 7 state propositions on upcoming constitutional election ballots

Early voting for the 2017 constitutional election begins on Monday. Elections are being held in several municipalities throughout the Rio Grande Valley for judicial,...

EDITORIAL: Mr. Ryan goes to Edinburg (and learns about the RGV)

Something significant happened Wednesday when U.S. House Speaker Paul Ryan visited the Rio Grande Valley on an hours-long tour: The closest he got to...

EDITORIAL: Transformative tollway project for Hidalgo County

A mandatory meeting held Tuesday at the McAllen Convention Center for all contractors who want to bid on a much-anticipated 365 Toll Project in...

EDITORIAL: LIGO (and UTRGV) help scientists with historic space discovery

We applaud news Monday that a scientific device that detects gravitational waves in space and was first unveiled to the world in 2016, brought...

EDITORIAL: Alternative aerial surveillance welcome to building a border wall

The use of smaller, tethered unmanned surveillance balloons, which can see for about 5 miles into the distance and cost considerably less to operate...

EDITORIAL: Valuable workforce grants for the RGV

In today’s fast-evolving digital age, helping students keep up with automated mechanized equipment is necessary if they are to seek manufacturing jobs upon graduation,...