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No animal cruelty found at La Joya Police Department

A week ago someone filed a report with the Hidalgo County Sheriff's office alleging animal cruelty against the La Joya Police Department. The complainant was concerned with the health of K9 Paisano.

Cold water causes sea turtles to be 'cold stunned'

This cold snap in the valley has actually 'stunned' turtles in the bay at South Padre Island.

Governor Perry, DPS and Crime Stoppers to implement reward program targeting stash houses

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS), in conjunction with the Office of the Governor and Texas Crime Stoppers, today announced the implementation of the Texas Stash House Rewards Program.

UT System Board of Regents supports UTRGV "Vaqueros" mascot name

The University of Texas System Board of Regents and the UT System administration fully support President Guy Bailey in his recommendation to make the “Vaqueros” the athletic nickname for The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley.

Player of the Week: Weslaco's Brian Guerra

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

Today's Weather Forecast

VALLEY FORECAST: Friday will start out very cold in the 30s. Coastal fog will be possible. Friday will be mostly cloudy and a little warmer with highs of 59 in the Lower Valley, 57 in the Upper. The North winds will range from 5-20 mph.

A Wind Chill Advisory Friday Morning. How is That Calculated?

A Wind Chill Advisory is posted for Cameron, Willacy, and Hidalgo Counties from midnight to 8 a.m.

"I Want to Know" What saves the most money on your electricity bill?

During extreme temperatures, your electricity bill can sky rocket whether you're running the A/C or the heat. What about turning it off during the day when you're not home? Will that save you money?

Check scam claims to pay for promotion of popular drink

With the click of a mouse, scammers send an email to your inbox claiming that you can help promote monster energy drinks, and score some quick cash for the holidays.

Happy 20th Birthday to Pharr International Bridge

The Pharr International Bridge is celebrating its 20th Anniversary this month.

Russia plans long-range bomber flights in Gulf of Mexico

Russia plans to send long-range bombers to patrol the Gulf of Mexico and the Caribbean, the nation's defense minister said, in what may be Moscow's latest provocative maneuver.

Coast Guard rescues 3 adults, 1 child from aground vessel in Intracoastal Waterway

A Coast Guard helicopter crew rescued four people including a 10 year-old-boy who ran aground on their recreational boat just north of the Arroyo Colorado late Tuesday.

21-year-old arrested in connection with a deadly bus shooting in Texas

Texas authorities have arrested a 21 year-old man in connection with a deadly shooting on a bus in San Antonio Tuesday, Mayra Moreno has an update.

Today's Weather Forecast

VALLEY FORECAST: Thursday will be another cloudy and cold day with more rain. The chilly North winds will range from 10-30 mph. Highs will climb to 52 in the Lower Valley, 50 in the Upper.