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Today's Weather Forecast

Today Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. North northwest wind 10 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Tonight Mostly clear, with a low around 50. North wind around 8 mph becoming south southeast after midnight.

What is a cold front exactly

We just experienced a cold front and we are already seeing those cooler temps. But what is a cold front exactly? Is it just strong cold air coming and and cooling us down?

Perfect weather for a fire hazard

A Red Flag Warning is not very common for our area. These warnings are usually issued closer toward summer when the heat is high and the humidity is low. This warning is often times asscoiated with wildfires.

UPDATE: Suspect in custody, child safe

An Amber Alert has been issued by the Temple Police Department for 2-year-old Isaiah Corson. Authorities believe he may have been abducted by Vincent Corson, Jr.

Operation Bishop raids eight-liner establishments in Harlingen and San Benito

Operation Bishop agents shut down a Harlingen gas station and a San Benito establishment Thursday night after an investigation found illegal gambling taking place at the premises.

Spring breakers making the best of it without Coca Cola Beach

Thursday turned out to be the nicest day so far on South Padre Island and spring breakers flocked to new hot spots since the famous 'Coca Cola Beach' didn't set up a party this year, Na'Tassia Finley reports from the beach.

Today's Weather Forecast

Friday will be partly to mostly cloudy with a very slight chance of a few drops near the border. Highs will be 78 in the Lower Valley, 79 in the Upper. The SE winds will range from 10-30 mph.

Something to Celebrate: Warmer Weather

Spring Break on the Island never disappoints!  And even if you're not on the beach in a bikini, it will feel good to warm up to the upper 70s on Friday.  Friday will bring partly cloudy skies with warmer winds, from the SE at 10-3

San Juan Police bust home, find $14,000

Seven people are in custody after the San Juan Police Department busted a suspected drug house.

Selfless teens sacrifice vacation to fix homes for Valley residents

Spring Break is typically a time for students to relax, but a group of generous teens are using this week to give back to a community 12 hours from home.

Driver identified in deadly SXSW crash

A crowded street at a popular festival in Austin, Texas, became a chaotic scene as a suspected drunk driver tore through the crowd, running over people and hitting other cars, leaving two people dead and others seriously injured.

CBP officers seize methamphetamine at Hidalgo port of entry

Officers with U.S.

Commercial truckers say DPS inspections costing them time and money

Truck drivers say too many inspections in Cameron County is costing them unnecessary time and money, Na'Tassia Finley has more on their concerns.

Two killed when suspected intoxicated driver plows car into crowd at SXSW

Police say a drunk driver plowed through barricades set up for the South by Southwest Festival, killing a man and a woman and injuring nearly two dozen others. The crowd was gathered outside of the nightclub in downtown Austin.