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Sea Rim State Park enjoying rebirth on the upper coast

Sea Rim State Park on the upper Texas coast has been reborn after being battered and inundated by two hurricanes in the past decade and now sports a host of improveme

Coast Guard rescues 7 adults, 3 children from sinking boat in Gulf of Mexico

The Coast Guard rescued 10 people Friday after their catamaran began taking on water 18 miles north of the Port Mansfield jetties and about 1.5 miles offshore.

Coast Guard, good Samaritan medevac 2 after boat collision

The Coast Guard responded to a collision between a power boat and a catamaran involving eight adults and five children Saturday inside the Corpus Christi shipping channel and just west of the ferry channel.

Today's Weather Forecast

Today A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 92. South southeast wind 11 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Hurricane outlook in the Atlantic for June

There hasn't been a lot of rain fall in the Valley lately. We usually get our rain from the hurricanes that form in the Atlantic.

16 charged in alleged large scale marijuana trafficking organization

A multi-count federal indictment has been unsealed following the arrest of 11 individuals throughout south Texas and the Houston areas, announced United States Attorney Kenneth Magidson along with Brian M.

What does the first day of summer really mean?

Summer is easily one of my personal favorite season's of the year.

Go fetch! Harlingen opens new Bark Park

The city of Harlingen now has a new place to take your furry friends.

Mother sent to prison for ripping son's genitals

A 34 year-old woman will spend the next two years in federal prison after she pleaded guilty to tearing her young son's genitals and then using glue to try to fix the wound.

Dog breaks state record for largest litter

That's one big family! One dog is reportedly the Texas record holder for largest litter. Monclair Brady, the Mastiff, had 17 puppies with the previous record being 16.

Sun protection do's and don'ts

Summer is upon us, just one day away. This means we all want to have that great skin tone and body tone to rock our bathing suits on the beach. But exposing your skin too much to the sun is very unhealthy.

Texas to spend $1.3 million a week for more security along border

Undocumented immigrants from several countries in Central America, many of them children, continue to arrive in the Rio Grande Valley in droves.

Texas adds 383,100 jobs in past 12 months

The Texas economy continued its trend of job growth in May, expanding by 56,400 seasonally adjusted nonfarm jobs.

Today's Weather Forecast

Today Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 94. Southeast wind 9 to 16 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%. Tonight Mostly cloudy, with a low around 78. East southeast wind 8 to 16 mph.