• FM 1015 Open after Flooding

    FM 1015 Open after Flooding

    Latest News 7 hours ago

    WESLACO - FM 1015 is now open at the floodway. TxDOT workers were on scene picking up road barriers at 11 a.m.

    The rain from last weekend flooded the area. While the road is back open now (More)


  • Man Wearing Uniform Attempts to Smuggle Illegal Immigrants

    Man Wearing Uniform Attempts to Smuggle Illegal Immigrants

    Latest News 7 hours ago

    SARITA - Authorities say a man attempted to smuggle illegal immigrants while wearing a military uniform.

    Border Patrol arrested Eric Rodriguez at the Sarita checkpoint last week.

    (More)
  • Suspected Arson in Elsa

    Suspected Arson in Elsa

    Latest News 11 hours ago

    ELSA - A home abandoned in Elsa for years went up in flames overnight. Firefighters said they suspect the fire was intentionally set.

    The Elsa Fire Department responded to the home on the (More)


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  • Alleged Smuggler Arrested at Sarita Checkpoint

    Alleged Smuggler Arrested at Sarita Checkpoint

    Latest News 20 hours ago

    SARITA - An alleged human smuggler dressed in military garb tried to get two illegal immigrants through the Sarita checkpoint.

    Border Patrol agents arrested Eric Rodriguez when they (More)


  • High Water Boom for Mechanics

    High Water Boom for Mechanics

    Latest News 20 hours ago

    WESLACO - Repair shops are seeing a surge in customers after recent storms.

    Mechanics said many of the vehicles they get had water damage to the electronic components.

    Ashley Luna (More)


  • Flooding  Closes Part of FM 1015

    Flooding Closes Part of FM 1015

    Latest News 20 hours ago

    WESLACO - A portion of FM 1015 leading to Progreso remains closed because of flooding.

    State road crews shut down the road Monday morning. Motorists are asked to take alternate routes.

    There is no word yet on when the road will reopen.

     


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  • San Juan Considers Suing Developer

    San Juan Considers Suing Developer

    Latest News 20 hours ago

    SAN JUAN - A San Juan family says their property is not up to code even though a judge ordered the developer to fix it nearly 20 years ago.

    The Zavala family bought the land in the 1990s. (More)


  • Cameron County to Issue Sandbags

    Cameron County to Issue Sandbags

    Latest News 20 hours ago

    BROWNSVILLE - Recent rains have prompted Cameron County officials to begin issuing sandbags.

    The sandbags will be handed out starting at 8 a.m. Tuesday. The bags will be handed out at all (More)


  • Militia Members Arrested in Brownsville

    Militia Members Arrested in Brownsville

    Latest News 22 hours ago

    BROWNSVILLE - The leader of a border volunteer group says he will not allow two members back on his camp once they are released from county jail.

    The arrests are detrimental to the group's (More)


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  • Authorities say a third man has been arrested in the slaying of an...

    Authorities say a third man has been arrested in the slaying of an off-duty police officer outside a San Antonio tattoo parlor in May. Twenty-five-year-old Jesse Santibanez was apprehended Tuesday in San Antonio. Two other men, 33-year-old Jerry Idrogo and 36-year-old Alfred Cardona, previously were arrested and charged with murder in the case. The killing of Balcones Heights officer Julian Pesina is being investigated as a possible gang slaying.
  • President Barack Obama has ordered thousands of troops to West Africa to help...

    President Barack Obama has ordered thousands of troops to West Africa to help build Ebola treatment centers and to train health care workers. The president says the outbreak, which has killed at least 2,400 people, could expand and create "profound economic, political and security implications" for everyone. He's called on other nations to quickly send helpers, supplies and money.
  • One of the NFL's biggest sponsors says it isn't happy with the controversy...

    One of the NFL's biggest sponsors says it isn't happy with the controversy that has engulfed the league. Anheuser-Busch issued a statement on today saying it is "disappointed and increasingly concerned" by recent incidents and is not yet satisfied with the league's response. It says it has shared its concerns and expectations with the NFL. Sponsorship consultants IEG say A-B's sponsorship fees alone are worth an estimated $50 million a year to the league. Visa and Campbell Soup agree with A-B.
  • Erik Perez-Bazan, 27-years-old, has been sentenced for his involvement in unlawfully exporting grenade...

    Erik Perez-Bazan, 27-years-old, has been sentenced for his involvement in unlawfully exporting grenade launcher barrels and other munitions from the U.S. to Mexico. Perez-Bazan, of Hidalgo, entered a guilty plea on Aug. 28, 2013 for conspiring to export items on the U.S. Munitions List without permission or authorization. Late yesterday, U.S. District Judge Micaela Alvarez sentenced Perez-Bazan to 75 months of imprisonment, followed by three years of supervised release.
  • New research shows there are more American mid-sections than ever are going to...

    New research shows there are more American mid-sections than ever are going to pot. A report in the Journal of the American Medical Association says 54 percent of U.S. adults have abdominal obesity. That's up from 46 percent from a decade ago. People whose fat has settled mostly around their waistlines are known to run a higher risk of heart disease, diabetes and other obesity-related ailments.

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