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Bomb threat on Security Administration reported

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HARLINGEN — The Social Security Administration located at 2005 W. Jefferson Ave. in Harlingen, received a bomb threat on Wednesday, authorities said. Sgt. Larry Moore...

UTRGV offers COVID-19 vaccine pre-registration for children 12 to 15 

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With the expectation that the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine will soon be approved for individuals 12 to 15 years of age, the University of Texas...

Power outage in North McAllen causes traffic jams 

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UPDATE 2:30 p.m. McAllen city crews were able to restore power to eight of the 12 intersections, city officials announced Friday afternoon. Crews, however, continue to...

Viva Aerobus’ arrival marks first international flight at VIA since 1996

HARLINGEN — The first international passenger flight in 25 years landed on time Thursday morning at Valley International Airport, ushering in new options for...

SPI mayor delivers ‘State of the Island Address’

SOUTH PADRE ISLAND — From travel bans and quarantine requirements to staff layoffs and furloughs, the past fiscal year was tough for many cities...

Hidalgo Co. reports two COVID-19 deaths, 176 new cases

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There were two more deaths due to COVID-19-related complications and 176 more people tested positive for COVID-19, Hidalgo County reported Friday. The two deceased county...

Gulf shrimp season to end May 15

Commercial shrimp season for both Texas and federal waters in the Gulf of Mexico will end 30 minutes after sunset on May, 15. In order...

Mendez tapped for network; NewDEAL think tank recognizes rising leaders

Brownsville Mayor Trey Mendez is among 19 state and local Democratic officials selected to join a NewDEAL (Developing Exceptional American Leaders), a progressive, pro-growth...

New project to install waterline to service rural communities

LA FERIA — The city of La Feria will soon have an additional waterline. The North Alamo Water Supply Corporation commemorated the new waterline, measuring...