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Maintaining innocence: DNA retesting sought in Valley woman’s brutal 2001 murder

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Mary Jane Rebollar's death was brutal. Her partially nude body was found on June 23, 2001, slumped over in a pool of blood on the passenger floorboard...

By the numbers: TXQ Rubs founder sees rapid growth

Business lore is filled with stories of successful companies that started out as mere hobbies. TXQ Rubs is not one of them. Lou Castro, the...

Much hinges on UTRGV’s newly designated Alzheimer’s research center

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HARLINGEN — Officials at the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley are touting the institution’s incipient National Institute on Aging designated Alzheimer’s Disease Research...

Weslaco schools audit dives deep into HR problems, bus repairs

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The Weslaco school district’s much-discussed forensic audit reveals a number of irregularities and inefficiencies in district operations, including potential nepotism violations regarding the then-human...

UTRGV steps into world-class neuroscience

HARLINGEN — Groundbreaking research in brain health and state-of-the-art treatments have arrived in the Valley. When the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley Institute of...

Keeping kids safe: DPS, Driscoll Health Plan host car seat safety event in Weslaco

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WESLACO — In honor of Child Passenger Safety Week, the Texas Department of Public Safety in conjunction with Driscoll Health Plan hosted an information...

Riding to empower women: Trybe Cycle hosts fundraiser for ovarian cancer

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McALLEN — Women of the Rio Grande Valley attended empowering rhythmic cycling sessions to raise money toward ovarian cancer research Saturday here at the...

Diocese: Bishop Peña dies at 87

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BY NAXIELY LOPEZ-PUENTE AND FRANCISCO E. JIMENEZ | STAFF WRITERS The Catholic Diocese of Brownsville announced that Bishop Emeritus Raymundo J. Peña died Friday at...

Volunteers scour Texas beaches for trash

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Land Commissioner George P. Bush announced that 3,559 volunteers from all over the Texas worked together to clean 19 locations along the Texas coast,...
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