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Traffic stop leads to seizure of $250,000 in cash

A DPS traffic stop leads to the seizure of money in Brooks County.

U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers seize $500K in fake goods

U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers working at the Houston/Galveston seaport seized over 200 counterfeit handbags and nearly 50 packages of plastic building blocks, Sept.

Texas Department of Agriculture awarded $1.9M federal grant for agriculture production

Agriculture Commissioner Todd Staples today announced the Texas Department of Agriculture (TDA) has secured and awarded more than $1.9 million in federal funding to promote and develop Texas-grown specialty crops.

143 tons of trash removed from Texas beaches

A total of 9,318 volunteers picked up more than 143 tons of trash off Texas Beaches Saturday, making the 28th annual Adopt-A-Beach Fall Cleanup — the biggest beach cleanup in the nation — a smashing success.

Ebola: Family isolated

(NBC News) The family of the first patient diagnosed with Ebola in the United States has been ordered to stay isolated inside their apartment for the next 18 days.

Player of the Week: Los Fresnos Eli Cruz

Newscenter23 and Chevy dealers have team up to bring you The Chevy High School Football Player of the week.

Laredo Border Patrol agent charged with harboring illegal aliens

According to U.S Attorney Kenneth Magidson, U.S. Border Patrol agent and resident of Laredo, Roberto Cantu Rodriguez is charged in a two-count indictment for harboring and concealing illegal aliens.

Cameron County HHS releases Ebola Fact Sheet for residents

Cameron County's Department of Health and Human Services has released an Ebola Fact Sheet in light of the developments of an infected person in Dallas, Texas.

Hidalgo County to honor women you served in the Rosie the Riveter Campaign

Attention fellow Rio Grande Valley residents! Did someone in your family or someone you know participate in the “Rosie the Riveter” movement during World War II? If so, we want to talk to them!

Today's Weather Forecast

VALLEY FORECAST: Friday will present the threat of locally heavy rain and potentially strong t-showers due to a cold front. The winds will shift mid morning and come in from the NE and North at 10-30 mph.

Gladys Porter Zoo fundraiser for $3.5M renovation

This weekend is the biggest fundraiser of the year for the Glady's Porter Zoo in Brownsville. The Zoofari event kicks off tomorrow night and all proceeds will be going to improvements at the zoo.

K9 finds 6.5lbs of heroin during traffic stop

A Brownsville man is arrested after a BPD canine alerted during a traffic stop. Gerardo Hernandez, 58, was charged with possession of a controlled substance.