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COMMENTARY: Can 2020 Census be saved?

BY DR. M. RAY PERRYMANThe 2020 U.S. Census is at risk due to inadequate funding, planning and staffing, and the consequences could be quite...

COMMENTARY: The benefits of higher education

BY STATE SEN. JUAN 'CHUY' HINOJOSAInstitutions of higher education, our universities and community colleges, are the foundation of our communities. These institutions not only...

Advice: Make changes to improve your home life

BY MARIA LUISA SALCINESIf you are unhappy with your child’s behavior, make changes.The first step is to sit down and make a list of...

EDITORIAL: Don’t mix immigration with 2020 Census

While the number of undocumented people living in the United States is often debated and needs to be better quantified, getting that information via...

Short-handed RGV Vipers drop tight game to Texas Legends

Down their seven leaders in minutes played for the season, the short-handed RGV Vipers suffered a 144-141 loss to the Texas Legends on Saturday...

UTRGV offense falls flat late in overtime loss to Seattle U

EDINBURG — During the second half of regulation and overtime, UTRGV and Seattle U were separated by more than three points for only 56...

Fender Museum future in limbo

SAN BENITO — For nearly 15 years, Freddy Fender’s easy smile has beamed from the top of the City of San Benito’s water tower.SAN...

The final stretch: Kids complete last leg of monthslong marathon

McALLEN — On the east side of the convention center, thousands of youth were seen jogging in place and stretching their limbs Saturday morning...

45-year divide: Anti-abortion marchers, counter protesters voice stances outside clinic

McALLEN — Forty-five years after the Roe v. Wade ruling, abortion access continues to be a contentious issue.On Saturday, the divisions were apparent with...

Villalobos, Wilkins heading for McAllen District 1 runoff election

McALLEN — Javier Villalobos and Timothy Wilkins will head to a runoff election as neither candidate earned more than 50 percent of the vote...