Local News + Statewide News

Harlingen's 'Toys for Tots' drive continues

Toy donations for the 'Toys for Tots' drive in Harlingen has been slow to kick off…but despite the deadline approaching, Harlingen police are optimistic towards a cause they’ve been a part of for a couple of years.

Employee steals over $20K in auto parts

A Cardenas Motors employee is behind bars for stealing auto parts. Ramon Martinez, 57, of Pharr was arrested by Harlingen police after surveillance video showed him taking auto parts from the warehouse.

Surveillance video of aggravated robbery

Hidalgo County Sheriff's Office have released a surveillance video of an armed robbery from yesterday morning. Investigators say that five suspects entered All Valley Metal Recycling in rural Donna.

CBP advises travelers bound for South Texas ports to obtain their I-94s early

U.S. Customs and Border Protection officials at South Texas ports of entry are anticipating an increase in applications by Mexican travelers for the required I-94 permit during the Christmas and New Year’s holiday season.

Today's Weather Forecast

VALLEY FORECAST: Thursday will be mostly cloudy with scattered showers. The SE winds will range from 10-25 mph. Highs will climb to 77 in the Lower Valley, 79 in the Upper. On Friday, look for partly to mostly cloudy skies.

How Does That Radar Work? It Looks Like a Giant Golf Ball

Anyone who's driven along Boca Chica Boulevard near the Brownsville/SPI Airport has seen it.  What is it? It looks like a giant golf ball.

Salvation Army needs your help!

It's close to Christmas and that means the Salvation Army is back on the streets asking for donations with that red kettle and bell ringers. It's the 86th year that the Salvation Army has been in Cameron County.

Weslaco youth pastor in jail for sexual indecency with child

A youth pastor in Weslaco is behind bars tonight charged with indecency with a child sexual contact.

CBP seizes over $6 million in cocaine

Officers with U.S.

DPS Wanted Fugitive has ties to Rio Grande Valley

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) has added Omar Cruz, 30, to the Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitive list, and a cash reward up to $7,500 is now being offered for information leading to his arrest.

Felon pleads guilty to possessing firearms and more than 200 rounds of ammunition

Pedro Rodriguez III, 25, of Laredo, has entered a guilty plea to being a felon in possession of multiple firearms, announced U.S. Attorney Kenneth Magidson.

Starr County deputy and brother indicted for drug trafficking

Amy Reyes, a deputy sheriff with the Starr County Sheriff’s Office, has been charged along with her brother Bobby Lee Reyes alleging they conspired to possess with intent to distribute marijuana, announced U.S.

Second suspect wanted in double murder investigation

The Hidalgo County Sheriff's Department is searching for a second individual in connection to a double murder case.

Today's Weather Forecast

VALLEY FORECAST: Wednesday will be partly to mostly cloudy with a slight chance of a few drops here and there. Highs will be warmer at 76 in the Lower Valley, 77 in the Upper. The SE winds will range from 10-25 mph.