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Mission car chase leads to one dead and three in hospital

One person is dead and three more are fighting for their lives after a car crash march 27th. The chase began in La Grulla near business 83 and inspiration road. It ended in mission.

Laredo resident arrested for threatening to blow up Federal building

Cristina Lara, 43, has been charged with threatening to blow up the building that houses the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) in Laredo, announced United States Attorney Kenneth Magidson.

What's next after Lupe Treviño's immediate resignation as Hidalgo County Sheriff

Earlier today, we reported that Lupe Treviño is retiring as Hidalgo County Sheriff--in his original letter to Judge Ramon Garcia, Treviño states he is retiring.

Mission students up close with animals

Students at Bryan Elementary in Mission are closer to nature after a visit from the zoo.   The visit was a reward for a reading program held by the Mission School District.  

One dead, three seriously injured after wreck

One person is dead and three more are fighting for their lives after a car chase Thursday night.  

Sheriff Lupe Trevino Resigns Immediately

Hidalgo County Sheriff Guadalupe Trevino announces immediate retirement. Here is the complete text of his letter to the County Judge:

Today's Weather Forecast

Friday will start out with fog and mostly cloudy skies. By afternoon, look for partly cloudy skies and warm winds from the SE at 10-30 mph. Highs will be 85 in the Lower Valley, 89 in the Upper.

Gardening Tip: Check Those Sprinklers!

If I have a very troubled, concerned look on my face, it's because I have an important question for lawn and garden lovers all over the RGV.  Do you know what your sprinklers are doing at night?

Not sold on used car fee

Auto dealers in Pharr can breathe a sigh of relief.

Federal law enforcement conducting operations against criminal organizations in the Valley

The South Texas Campaign (STC) is conducting enforcement operations against transnational criminal organizations responsible for smuggling illegal aliens and drugs into the Rio Grande Valley.

Affluenza crash victim refuses settlement from parents of Ethan Couch

A young survivor of a drunken driving crash is seeking a trial to settle a civil lawsuit against the driver.

Cameron County one of the lowest paying large counties in the U.S.

The Southwest Information Office of the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics Thursday released, County Employment and Wages in Texas–Third Quarter 2013.

Texas family fights for euthanasia laws after daughter's death

A Texas family is fighting to make euthanasia of terminal patients legal in the state. They don't want other families to go through the pain that they have endured.

Today's Weather Forecast

Thursday will start out cloudy with patchy fog. By afternoon, the clouds will start to clear a bit, and the winds will pick up. The South winds will range from 10-40 mph. This will drive the highs up to 85 in the Lower Valley, 89 in the Upper.

Resaca Middle School students accept Verizon check

Those were the reactions of several hundred Resaca Middle Schoolers who watched as six of their peers accepted a $20,000 dollar check for their school for becoming national winners in the Verizon Innovative App Challenge.