Posted 2:02 PM 7/31/2014
BROWNSVILLE - Power remains out to a few businesses in Brownsville this afternoon, after an 18-wheeler crashed into a utility pole.
It happened around 10:30am on Commercial Drive.(More)
Posted 11:39 AM 7/31/2014
KARNES CITY - Immigration and Customs Enforcement on Friday will open a refurbished detention center three hours north of the Rio Grande Valley.
The Karnes City center will house women and (More)
Posted 10:29 PM 7/30/2014
EDINBURG - Researchers are beginning to take a closer look at children who entered the U.S. without their parents. The Pew Research Center used the Freedom of Information Act to get a detailed (More)
Posted 9:52 PM 7/30/2014
PALMVIEW - Rescue crews and a Good Samaritan saved a family of five from a house fire in Palmview. The fire started around 4:45 p.m. Wednesday near Naranjo Street.
Adelita Carbajal lives (More)
Posted 9:41 PM 7/30/2014
HIDALGO COUNTY - Smugglers are taking advantage of the cover of night and lax security along the border to move drugs and immigrants north of the Rio Grande.
CHANNEL 5 NEWS exposed a (More)
Posted 6:48 PM 7/30/2014
STARR COUNTY - Rio Grande City leaders hope a new bike trail will help curb illegal activity.
Drug and human smugglers used the trail before it was converted into a recreational area.(More)