Emergency TRO filed in historic cemeteries case

A federal judge will hear arguments Friday for an emergency temporary restraining order to stop construction near historic cemeteries after claims that construction is...

Thousands show up for Cameron County vaccine clinic

Braving the 35-degree weather, thousands of residents started to line up in their vehicles at 9 p.m. Tuesday to receive the COVID-19 vaccine at...

Upheaval at the Capitol for Valley senators

McALLEN — There was a big shakeup in Rio Grande Valley politics at the state Capitol last week. Every two years, the Texas lieutenant governor...

Calamity comes: How COVID-19 left its mark on the Valley

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“It’s safe to say that things are getting a little strange out there,” read the first line on the front page story of The...

Cost escalates for new county courthouse project

EDINBURG — The new county courthouse project is currently estimated to cost taxpayers about $180 million, or about 20% more than initially projected. When Hidalgo...

Details lacking in shooting involving Edinburg police

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There was an officer-involved shooting in Edinburg on Monday in which the suspect involved has died, according to an anonymous source with knowledge of...

Late-night phone call on Christmas leads to stabbing in Edinburg

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Edinburg police accuse a 30-year-old McAllen man of stabbing his girlfriend’s ex in the face with a kitchen knife during a confrontation between the...

McAllen kids complete final mile in citywide marathon

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Saturday morning marked the seventh annual McAllen Kids Marathon Final Mile, in which more than 3,000 students registered to participate. Unlike previous years, where runners...

Trump doesn’t ask backers to disperse after storming Capitol

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4:30 P.M. UPDATE:  Vela commented on his situation during a phone call at 3:18 P.M., CT. “Members are spread out everywhere. Members,” Rep. Filemon Vela paused...

2020 ends with 51,662 COVID-19 cases, 2,201 deaths in Hidalgo Co.

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Cases, deaths and hospitalizations continue a steady climb in Hidalgo County as officials on Thursday released new data that shows the uptick in these...