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Not Just Any Bunny at the Zoo!

When we think of the Gladys Porter Zoo, we think of giraffes, monkeys, and... bunnies.

Easter crowds prompt extra agents at bridge

Holy Week is known as Semana Santa in Mexico.

Amber Alert Suspect given $1M bond

A kidnapped child is reunited with her family. Her alleged abductor is locked up in the Carrizales Rucker detention center in Cameron county.

Mexican man sentenced for trafficking marijuana out of Starr County

Silvestre Barrera-Villegas, a member of drug trafficking conspiracy originating out Starr County, has been ordered to federal prison for nearly 10 years, announced United States Attorney Kenneth Magidson.

A Little Rain for Good Friday?

Even a little rain is good!  But a little rain on Good Friday is just great. 

Former HCSO commander pleads guilty

Former Hidalgo County Sheriff's office Commander Jose Padilla pleaded guilty in federal court on Thursday. 

Captured: Mission bank robber

The bank robbing suspect was caught within a few hours of the noon hour money grab. Mission police had quickly publicized the picture of the man. We will have the complete details on News Center 23 at 5pm.

Top Food Administrator praises BISD food nutrition services

The top administrator for the Federal Food Nutrition Services, Audrey Rowe, visited BISD'S Skinner Elementary today. She says the Brownsville school district is really ahead of the game.

Today's Weather Forecast

Thursday will be mostly cloudy with a very slight chance of a few stray rain drops. The SE winds will range from 10-25 mph. Highs will be 80 in the Lower Valley, 82 in the Upper. Good Friday will be mostly cloudy with a few scattered showers.

Three more arrested in officer shooting case

More people are in jail for the investigation into the Edinburg Police Officer that was shot.