Chance of thunderstorms in the Rio Grande Valley

There is a chance for showers and thunderstorms each day though the extended outlook, with the best chances tonight into Saturday morning and on...

UTRGV baseball team upsets No. 10 Texas Tech

The UTRGV baseball team knocked off the No. 10-ranked Texas Tech Red Raiders 6-3 on Tuesday at Dan Law Field in Lubbock in non-conference...

Weekend Events — Friday, April 26 – Sunday, April 28

Submit your event to tcupples@themonitor.com by 5 p.m. Monday to be considered for the following Friday. WEEKEND ‘WILLY WONKA JR.’ All Star Theatre presents the All Star...

Weslaco’s Figueroa wins WBA Super Bantamweight title

It was only a matter of time before Weslaco native Brandon “The Heartbreaker” Figueroa’s seemingly endless barrage of punches took effect. After eight rounds of...

Breaking: Helicopter crashes north of Donna

A helicopter has crashed near Donna today. According to a tweet by the Hidalgo County Sheriff's Office, the crash occurred near Old Blanca Road and...

Noon Fix: Vipers celebrate championship; Pharr woman denied bond in drug trafficking case; Top...

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Pope Francis blesses palm branches as he ushers in Holy Week

BY FRANCES D'EMILIO | THE ASSOCIATED PRESS VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis warned against being judgmental and too full of oneself, including authorities in...

Sanders: Sending migrants to sanctuary cities not top choice

BY COLLEEN LONG | THE ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON (AP) — White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders said Sunday the president wants to explore a twice-rejected...

Palmview, Agua SUD announce cooperation on project

PALMVIEW — The city and the Agua Special Utility District want to let the public know that they’ve put aside past differences to work...