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UTRGV men’s basketball to host Battle on the Beach

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The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley department of intercollegiate athletics announced Thursday that it will host the inaugural UTRGV South Padre Island Battle...

South Padre Island man sentenced for child pornography convictions

A 25-year-old South Padre Island man has been sentenced to 15 years in federal prison after pleading guilty to child pornography charges. According to authorities,...

Protecting beaches: Volunteers make another Island sweep

For nearly four years the nonprofit SPI Beach Clean Up has been working hard with its team of loyal volunteers and local business sponsors...

Troubled waters: Infrastructure woes dirty some Texas beaches

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As more families head to Texas beaches this summer, some beachgoers might return from vacation with an unfortunate waterborne illness. An annual report recently published...

SPI Birding, Nature Center to host camps

SOUTH PADRE ISLAND — This summer, young campers have been able to experience being a wetland biologist while enjoying the marvels of coastal environments...

U.S. Coast Guard seize nearly 400 pounds of marijuana near the Brownsville Ship Channel

The U.S. Coast Guard on Wednesday seized nearly 400 pounds of marijuana near Brownsville after receiving a tip that alleged drug smugglers were trying...

Sea turtle nesting season inches closer to halfway mark

SOUTH PADRE ISLAND — Another set of sea turtle hatchlings were active and ready bright and early in the morning to begin their journey...

Summer Day Trips: Family-friendly places to visit around the Valley

Now that children are out of school and on vacation, families have many places to choose from around the Rio Grande Valley to spend...

County seeks to serve more taxpayers; Four taxing districts remain out of its loop

The county’s tax office wants to open up to new customers. So far, Cameron County’s tax office has agreements with 38 taxing districts to offer...

Overnight storms cause flooding in Cameron County

A number of neighborhoods throughout Cameron County are underwater today following overnight storms. The National Weather Service in Brownsville says a flash flood watch will...
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