RGV, Texas– The economic state of many businesses has been affected due to fear of the coronavirus…A local entrepreneur says what he’s noticed among his clients…Is fear. Israel Bautista and his wife…Have owned a restaurant in Edinburg for over four years… Bautista says his business has been affected due to the COVID-19 pandemic. “In a […]
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Today is the official self-response kick-off for the 2020 census and some local organizations have spearheaded their efforts so that every person in the region is counted.
South Texas– According to statistics from the CDC in the US the coronavirus has affected 80 people and caused over 9 deaths — not a single case has been reported in the Rio Grande Valley.
McAllen, Texas– The Department of Homeland Security Acting Deputy Secretary Ken Cuccinelli arrived at the Rio Grande Valley. He spoke about the success of the Trump administration’s initiative aimed at securing the border.
Rio Grande Valley– Congressman Henry Cuellar visited the Rio Grande Valley this afternoon in regard to coronavirus prevention among other projects.
Federal agents seize more than 730 thousand dollars worth of drugs in the Rio Grande valley.
Around 1.2 million people reside in the Rio Grande valley and there is only one agency specialized to assist those who are HIV positive…
Rio Grande Valley, Texas– Agents continue to arrest criminals attempting to enter the country.
Plano, Texas — Two Rio Grande Valley women have been charged with capital murder after two people were found dead in their home in north texas.
Alton, Texas — Brandon Tadeo Alvarez who was battling liver cancer, passed away Wednesday morning. On May 3, the Alton Police Department made his dream come true and gave him the title of honorary police captain. The 9-year-old captured hearts across the Rio Grande Valley in such a short time. “Brandon was a very special […]
The FBI is looking for a fugitive wanted for conspiracy to participate in racketeering activity and a murder attempt. He could be associated with a notorious criminal organization. FBI agents say they are offering a 25 thousand dollar reward for information leading to the arrest of the suspect. 47-year-old Juan Alberto Mendez has a federal […]
Celebrated Local Author, Dr. David Bowles and his newest book, “They Call Me Güero,” a novel in verse filled with slice-of-life poems that illustrate life as a border kid – something for which 430,000 children in the Valley can relate.
The cause of a 2016 fatal commercial bus accident in Laredo has now been determined. Nine people from the Rio Grande Valley were killed and 36 were injured in this incident. According to the National Transportation Board, driver fatigue was the reason for the accident and the lack of vehicle crashworthiness contributed to passenger injuries. […]
Late breaking tonight.–fire crews from Linn-San Manuel and Edinburg are battling a large grass fire near US 281 and FM 186. Officials say the fire is out of control and are calling for additional aid from surrounding areas. Here you see the location of the fire. At the moment no other details have been made […]
Officers found Jonathan Alcala with gunshot wounds. It happened this morning around 1:30AM in the morning. Pharr police responded to a call in the 800th block of W. Coyote Trail. Alcalá had to be transferred to a near hospital where hours later he was declared deceased. Three suspects have been identified responsible for this crime and are […]
A new medicare program will help beneficiaries lower their cost of medicines. Congressman Vicente Gonzales recently announced the program will provide “Bio-similar Medications” or medicines with the exact formula of the medicines they are currently prescribed. Leaders of the program say the medications yield the same effects at a lower cost. This innovative plan will […]
The leader of the Gulf Cartel “Rip Crew” called Los Mickeys, Macrin Marin Rios Cerda, was arrested on the 300 block of Aldea Street in Mission Wednesday. According to police, he, along with four other members were wanted in connection to a robbery turned deadly in April of this year in San Juan. Four other […]
Some doctors in the Rio Grande Valley are warning women who wait for their annual mammogram could risk missing early detection of cancer. 40% of breast cancer cases are detected by a women noticing a lump or change in her breast. Doctors tell Fox News this is one of the main reasons why self examinations […]