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Weslaco firefighters union lobs leadership complaint

The Weslaco Firefighters Association has issued a no confidence vote against Assistant Fire Chief Jaime Hernandez and is now asking city officials to step...

Car trouble: Pep Boys closing retail auto stores in Valley

Pep Boys, the combo auto parts and repair centers that have been around for 100 years as of this year, is shutting its retail...

Man ‘accidentally’ shoots his 5-year-old, waits 10 hours before taking child for medical care

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The Elsa Police Department said a 24-year-old man “accidentally” shot his 5-year-old daughter and waited 10 hours before taking the child for medical care. In...

DSHS assessing areas of need as demand for vaccine wanes

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As demand for the COVID-19 vaccine appears to wane in areas across the state, the Texas Department of State Health Services is trying to...

Weslaco attorney pleads guilty to bribery charge

A 40-year-old Weslaco attorney this morning pleaded guilty to conspiracy to commit bribery and bribery of a public official, announced Acting U.S. Attorney Jennifer...

Year into pandemic, events return reimagined

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A year has passed since the dawn of the pandemic forced the abrupt cancellation of community events. But time, knowledge and the growing accessibility...

Sheriff investigating deaths of two men found with gunshot wounds

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The Hidalgo County Sheriff’s Department is investigating the discovery of two men found dead in Weslaco. According to a post on Sheriff J.E. "Eddie" Guerra’s...

235 new COVID cases, 3 deaths added to Hidalgo Co. toll

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Hidalgo County reported three COVID-19 related deaths and an additional 235 positive cases Wednesday morning. Three men over 70, one from Mission and another from...

Valley law school bill passes House, heads to Senate

The Texas House approved legislation that would pave the way for the Rio Grande Valley’s first public law school. State Rep. Armando “Mando” Martinez, D-Weslaco...

Audit shows Weslaco ‘on the grow’ despite pandemic

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The city of Weslaco is in good financial shape, despite a global pandemic that saw public safety costs skyrocket and businesses temporarily shutter their...