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Long lines for COVID-19 vaccines in Los Fresnos

A foggy field turned into a massive parking lot Thursday morning as hundreds, if not thousands, waited in line for their COVID-19 vaccination. The Cameron...

Biden pauses wall work; inherits increasing backlog of immigration cases

Much began to change hours into a new presidency Wednesday, with an executive order penned to halt border wall construction as a larger number...

Civil rights lawsuit filed over US immigration policy requiring wait in Mexico

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Cartel kidnappings, gang rape, disappearances and floating bodies — these terrors fill the affidavits provided by asylum seekers recounting their experiences in Mexico for...

Valley reps look ahead to Biden’s first 100 days

The inauguration of President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris signified a change in the country as Democrats officially took control of both...

STEM program snags grantl Almost $300K for ‘new space entrepreneurs

The Expanding Frontiers “New Space Entrepreneurs in Residence Apprenticeship” program has been granted $299,643 by the U.S. Economic Development Administration, one of seven organizations...

Biden to pause border wall construction, issue protections for DACA recipients

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On the same afternoon he’s sworn in as the nation’s 46th president, Joe Biden will take executive actions that will undo several of former...

Vela announces $299K grant for Expanding Frontiers’ NewSpace Entrepreneurs

U.S. Rep. Filemon Vela, D-Brownsville, announced that the U.S. Department of Economic Development Administration (EDA) has awarded $299,643 to Expanding Frontiers for their NewSpace...

Upheaval at the Capitol for Valley senators

McALLEN — There was a big shakeup in Rio Grande Valley politics at the state Capitol last week. Every two years, the Texas lieutenant governor...

CBP to construct facilities for processing immigrants in Donna

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As nonprofits in the region prepare for an influx of immigrants under the Biden Administration, U.S. Customs and Border Protection received authorization Tuesday from...

New Brownsville airport terminal comes online

BROWNSVILLE — The last passenger to fly out of Brownsville South Padre Island International Airport’s old terminal building did so Tuesday, with the city’s...