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HCISD students help administer COVID-19 vaccines

HARLINGEN – Marleni Lopez breathed a little easier after receiving her COVID-19 vaccine. “I feel pretty good about it,” said Marleni, 17, as she and...

In sharing vision for city, candidate says mayoral run is moral responsibility

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Anyone who has followed the McAllen mayoral elections knows that Dr. Shahid Rashid is not a politician. It is a fact he proudly points...

BISD to hold first dose Pfizer vaccine clinic

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The Brownsville Independent School District announces that the district will be hosting a first dose Pfizer vaccination clinic from 4:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m....

Edinburg man ID’d as burglary suspect McAllen officer shot at

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McAllen police have identified the man that one the department's officers shot at early Sunday morning. Lt. Joel Morales said the suspect is 26-year-old Edinburg...

Records: Mercedes murder suspect searched how to shoot pistol

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The 37-year-old Mercedes man charged in a weekend homicide is accused of shooting his ex-wife's daughter, who he was "involved" with, documents in the...

Space Channel bringing studio; Will market Brownsville as ‘next space city’

Since SpaceX came to town, the talk has been about cultivating in Brownsville a “new-space ecosystem,” an expanding cluster of companies representing many facets...

Mission man accused of stealing from Edinburg car dealership, forging signatures

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Edinburg police believe a Mission man forged customer signatures and stole more than $20,000 in down payments made for the purchase of vehicles at...

Elsa woman pleads not guilty to murder charge for husband’s death

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A 36-year-old Elsa woman entered a not guilty plea Tuesday morning to an indictment charging her with murder for the shooting death of her...

Edinburg assistant principal arrested in $400 comic book caper

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McALLEN — An Edinburg CISD administrator was arrested and charged with theft last week after admitting to stealing $409.93 worth of comic books from...

208 new cases, 2 deaths due to COVID-19 in Hidalgo County

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Two more deaths related to COVID-19 were confirmed in Hidalgo County on Tuesday, along with 208 new cases. Two Edinburg men, one in his 40s...