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‘High number’ of migrants found dead over weeklong period

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Border Patrol agents say they’ve recovered the remains “of an unusually high number of immigrants” over the past week as temperatures in the Rio...

Texas lawmakers call on ICE to release migrants in immigration detention centers

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By Stacy Fernández, Texas Tribune U.S. Reps. Joaquin Castro, D-San Antonio, and Sylvia Garcia, D-Houston, called on Immigration and Customs Enforcement on Monday to release...

First lady makes surprise visit to migrant children’s shelter

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McALLEN — Melania Trump made an unannounced visit Thursday to the Rio Grande Valley, where she toured a children’s detention center and got a...

Longtime Valley residents apply for citizenship amid immigration crisis

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SAN JUAN — A teacher stood at the front of a classroom, asking questions about the foundations of the United States. Her students responded...

Overnight protest at bridge ends without incident

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An overnight protest on the Gateway International Bridge ended early Tuesday morning without incident after Mexican authorities escorted a group of about 100 asylum...

Valley Interfaith leaders urge Congress to fix DACA

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As President Donald Trump’s deadline for the expiration of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals quickly approaches, Valley Interfaith leaders gathered Tuesday morning to...

Human rights commission grants measures to reunify migrant families

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An international human rights organization has ordered the Trump administration to immediately reunify hundreds of migrant families separated along the U.S.-Mexico border, a ruling...

Experts: Biden admin’s immigration agenda ambitious 

Despite taking a backseat to the pandemic as its chief campaign issue in recent months, the upcoming Biden administration’s immigration plan included promises to...

Valley lawmakers weigh deported veterans bill’s obstacles

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Rio Grande Valley congressmen are weighing the obstacles facing one lawmaker’s bill challenging the deportation of veterans. This comes amid the release of a...

UN urges US to stop separating immigrant families

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While the Trump Administration’s new zero tolerance policy continues to separate immigrant families in the Rio Grande Valley and elsewhere along the U.S.-Mexico border,...