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McAllen, Edinburg firefighters rescue puppy who fell into irrigation pit

This Bruno we’re definitely going to talk about.

Difficult blaze at old Hidalgo County Jail in Edinburg contained

The Edinburg Fire Department is working a difficult blaze at the old Hidalgo County Jail.

McAllen approves $661M budget with pay bump for police officers

McALLEN — Officials here approved a $661 million operating budget and a 4.7% reduction in the property tax rate during a meeting at McAllen City Hall on Tuesday.

Photo Gallery: RGV observes 22nd anniversary of 9/11 attacks

Residents in the Rio Grande Valley have never forgotten those lost on 9/11.

Gas leak prompts road closures in McAllen as residents asked to avoid area

A gas leak has prompted road closures in the vicinity of North Second Street and Fern Avenue in McAllen, where emergency authorities are asking residents to avoid commuting.

McAllen breaks ground on Fire Station 8 under new chief

McALLEN — As the city grows northward, so, too, do the services it offers, including fire safety. To that end, officials here gathered on a sultry Wednesday morning — the first official day of summer — to break ground on McAllen's newest fire station.

Photo Gallery: McAllen breaks ground on Fire Station 8 under new chief

McALLEN — As the city grows northward, so, too, do the services it offers, including fire safety. To that end, officials here gathered on a sultry Wednesday morning — the first official day of summer — to break ground on McAllen’s newest fire station.

Firefighter, resident taken to hospital in Pharr house fire

A firefighter and a resident were transported to a local hospital after a house fire spread to another nearby home in Pharr on Wednesday.

Rio Grande Valley fire departments help with warehouse fire in McAllen

Various firefighters from across the upper Valley came together Sunday afternoon to help put out a warehouse fire in McAllen, the Weslaco Fire Department said.

McAllen approves longevity pay in effort to stem rising turnover

McAllen city employees will receive a nice windfall just in time for Thanksgiving after the city commission unanimously approved a longevity pay bump during a meeting Tuesday.