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Keeping kids safe: DPS, Driscoll Health Plan host car seat safety event in Weslaco

WESLACO — In honor of Child Passenger Safety Week, the Texas Department of Public Safety in conjunction with Driscoll Health Plan hosted an information...

Riding to empower women: Trybe Cycle hosts fundraiser for ovarian cancer

McALLEN — Women of the Rio Grande Valley attended empowering rhythmic cycling sessions to raise money toward ovarian cancer research Saturday here at the...

Diocese: Bishop Peña dies at 87

BY NAXIELY LOPEZ-PUENTE AND FRANCISCO E. JIMENEZ | STAFF WRITERS The Catholic Diocese of Brownsville announced that Bishop Emeritus Raymundo J. Peña died Friday at...

With Abbott’s blessing, lawmakers fast-track property tax cut proposal

By Joshua Fechter, The Texas Tribune With the renewed backing of Gov. Greg Abbott, legislation to cut property tax rates is on a fast track...

New MFE destination: SPI, McAllen launch new airport shuttle service

SOUTH PADRE ISLAND — Those arriving to McAllen by air travel now have greater access to reaching the Rio Grande Valley’s southernmost beach destination. The...

Cuellar is sole House Democrat to vote against abortion rights bill

One of the Rio Grande Valley's own congressmen was the only House Democrat to vote against a landmark abortion rights bill that was overwhelmingly...

55 Hidalgo County residents died of COVID-19 this week

Hidalgo County lost 55 more residents to COVID-19 this week, according to information from county health officials. On Friday the county reported another 14 deaths,...

O’Rourke on McConaughey: ‘I don’t know how he feels about any of the issues’

By Patrick Svitek, The Texas Tribune Beto O’Rourke says he is still “very seriously” thinking about running for governor — and that he is not...

Former Cameron County sheriff’s deputy indicted on official oppression, theft

A former Cameron County Sheriff's Office deputy has been indicted on charges of official oppression and theft after allegedly stealing more than $200 and...