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Texas Game Wardens enhance BWI enforcement efforts

Law enforcement officers across the U.S. are gearing up for Operation Dry Water – the nation’s boating while intoxicated (BWI) awareness and enforcement campaign. The nationwide event will take place June 27-29.

TxDMV launches first paperless vehicle title system

Texas Department of Motor Vehicles (TxDMV) officials announced at a press conference today that Texas is the first state in the country to begin a paperless vehicle title system.

Triple bank robber pleads guilty

Robert Perez Jr., 35, of Corpus Christi, has pleaded guilty to charges stemming from the robbery of three local banks, announced United States Attorney Kenneth Magidson.

Today's Weather Forecast

VALLEY FORECAST: Thursday will again be partly to mostly cloudy with scattered showers and t-showers. Highs will be 90 in the Lower Valley, 95 in the Upper. The SE winds will range from 10-25 mph.

More of "Nature's Fireworks" for Thursday

It's hard to believe that the 4th of July is just 10 days away.  These firework stands are open in Harlingen.  Even though the Valley is below normal on its year-to-date rainfall, we are lucky that fireworks are not illegal, as th

Former gun shop owner sentenced to prison for smuggling ammunition to Mexico

Robert Jacaman Sr., 60, former owner of Jacaman Guns and Ammo, has received his federal sentence for conspiring to smuggle firearm ammunition and magazines to Mexico, announced United States Attorney Kenneth Magidson along with Special Agent in

DPS traffic stop leads to seizure of marijuana

The Texas Department of Public Safety traffic stop leads to the seizure of over 500 pounds of marijuana.

Honduras First Lady to visit immigrant facilities

The immigration crisis we're seeing is bringing more leaders to the Rio Grande Valley. This time, it's the First Lady of Honduras 

Los Fresnos middle school students, who developed app, attend Google IO Conference

Resaca Middle School students are back on the road showing their Hello Navi app.

TxDMV announces new process for issuing inspection stickers

Having to get an inspection sticker for your car will soon be a thing of the past in the state of Texas. The Texas Department of Motor Vehicles announced Tuesday their new Texas Two Step process for issuing inspection stickers.

Texas mother finds three children dead in apparent murder suicide

A Texas mother makes a horrifying discovery in her home, three of her children were dead in what appears to be a murder suicide, Sonia Azad has the story. Jessica Olivares, Neighbor, "I heard the banging."

Woman agrees to give up snakes that were roaming her home

A Texas woman who had 15 snakes has agreed to give them up. The snakes were seized last week, but the owner had fought to keep them, as Miya Shay reports, the battle is now over.

DPS aircraft rescues lost kayakers

On Friday, June 20th DPS Troopers assisted in rescuing several lost kayakers caught by flashflood waters on the Pecos River.

Today's Weather Forecast

VALLEY FORECAST: Wednesday will be mostly cloudy with widely scattered t-showers. The RGV will face the potential of locally heavy rainfall out of some isolated storms. The SE winds will range from 10-25 mph.

E. Texas girl kidnapped, could be headed to Texas-Mexico border

Multiple law enforcement agencies, including the FBI, are searching for a man who is believed to have kidnapped a 15-year-old East Texas girl.