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UTRGV kept under probation by accrediting agency

McALLEN — A national accrediting agency ruled to keep the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley under probation for one more year during its...

Former Dallas Morning News reporter compelled to testify

EDINBURG — The judge presiding over the John Feit murder trial overruled an objection from The Dallas Morning News, which sought to prevent a...

Hunter continues hot streak as RGV Vipers run win streak to 11, beating Raptors...

One day after being named the G League’s Performer of the Week, R.J. Hunter continued his hot streak, scoring 30 points to lead the...

Mercedes police officer charged with driving while intoxicated

MERCEDES — A Texas Department of Public Safety trooper arrested a Mercedes police officer last week on suspicion of driving while intoxicated.Angel Serrata, 27,...

Donna ISD police vehicle stolen from high school

The person responsible for stealing a Donna ISD Police Department vehicle from Donna North High School on Sunday will be charged this week.An unnamed suspect...

McAllen parade gets shoutout on ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live!’

  Video clips from the annual McAllen Holiday Parade were featured on ABC's “Jimmy Kimmel Live!” Monday night as guest host Chris Pratt joked with...

The Latest from Day 4: Judge to rule on motion for mistrial Wednesday

EDINBURG — John Feit, a former priest, is accused of the 1960 murder of Irene Garza after she went to confession at McAllen’s Sacred...

Bundle Up: NWS reports chilly temperatures heading to Valley

Cameron County residents can kiss summer temperatures goodbye as the season’s first real cold front blows into the border region.“It will really manifest overnight...

Police chief, former monk testify about concealing evidence, confession

EDINBURG — The Catholic Church actively worked to conceal evidence incriminating a former priest for the 1960 murder of a McAllen schoolteacher, witness testimony...

EDITORIAL: Hold NAFTA field hearings in RGV

At a congressional field hearing held in San Antonio last month to study NAFTA, the cross-border traffic of the Pharr-Reynosa International Bridge was evaluated.Paola...