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Officials recover body from Gayman Bridge Waterway

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Authorities have ordered an autopsy to determine the cause of death of a Brownsville man whose body was recovered from the waterway underneath the...

Starr County reports 106 new coronavirus cases, new single-day high

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Starr County reported 106 new cases of COVID-19 Saturday, far surpassing its previous single-day record earlier this month. The newly confirmed cases are from results...

Sunrise Rotary Club brings joy to residents

By NUBIA REYNA Staff Writer For three decades, the Brownsville Sunrise Rotary Club has been celebrating the holidays at Alta Vista Rehabilitation and Healthcare where they...

Los Fresnos CISD awarded over $624,000 from Elon Musk

The Los Fresnos Consolidated Independent School District announced Wednesday that it has been awarded over $624,000 from the Elon Musk Foundation. A district spokesman said...

Hidalgo Co. declares disaster ahead of Hurricane Hanna landfall

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As the first rain bands of Hurricane Hanna began to move over Hidalgo County Saturday afternoon, County Judge Richard F. Cortez declared a local...

Senate GOP blocks Democratic push for Trump’s $2K checks

By LISA MASCARO and JILL COLVIN The Associated Press WASHINGTON  — Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Tuesday blocked Democrats' push to immediately bring President Donald...

Biden pushes closer to victory in race for the White House

By JONATHAN LEMIRE, ZEKE MILLER, JILL COLVIN and ALEXANDRA JAFFE The Associated Press WASHINGTON  — Democrat Joe Biden was pushing closer to the 270 Electoral College...

Petition aims to stop Drag Queen Story Time at Brownsville library

An online petition is asking the Brownsville Public Library to stop the children’s Drag Queen Story Time at the library. The  Drag Queen Story Time...

Judge hears arguments in open records petition over fatal police shooting

By MARK REAGAN STAFF WRITER A judge said he will rule by Monday on whether he will order the city of Mission to turn over its...