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Launch drill: SpaceX wants to extract methane near Boca Chica

Although a test flight of SpaceX’s Starship SN9 was a possibility on Monday, due to high winds the launch window came and went with...

Brownsville Repertory Theater to perform live Hamlet this weekend

The Brownsville Repertory Theater will perform Shakespeare's Hamlet this weekend both online and in person at the Saint Joseph Academy. The show will premier at...

Virus activity still high, Hidalgo Co. to administer 2nd vaccine doses

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Hidalgo County reported 15 COVID-19 related deaths and an additional 758 positive cases of the virus Monday morning. With the exception of an Alton woman...

Rep. Cuellar: Contractors informed to pause border wall activity by mid-week

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According to U.S. Rep. Henry Cuellar, D-Laredo, contractors have been informed to pause all border wall construction activities on U.S. Customs and Border Protection...

High court orders continued look at Brownsville death row case

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court on Monday ordered a further review by a lower court of a lawsuit brought by a Texas death...

Convinced, Committed: Physical therapist retiring after 30 years at Moody Clinic

When Laura Terheggen first became a physical therapist at what was then Brownsville Medical Center, Dr. Ray Simmons encouraged her to look into the...

Local physician launches health video series

BROWNSVILLE — Health and wellness in the Rio Grande Valley. The topic is important enough in any scenario, but in the time of COVID-19 it’s...

State jobless rate declines; Valley lags behind

Texas added jobs for the eighth straight month in December, with the unemployment rate falling to 7.2% from 8.1% the previous month, the Texas...

All-Metro Football: MVP Banda leaves legacy with Vikings

In his four seasons as a varsity starter for the Brownsville Pace Vikings, Jose Banda has made his name synonymous with success. Banda spent the...

EDITORIAL: More to do: Despite initial actions; border needs attention

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President Joe Biden kept his promise to address our nation’s immigration problems immediately upon taking office. Among the 17 executive orders he signed in...