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What causes sniffles?

Yes its true! Aside from the wonderful Holiday's turkey stuffing celebrations and soon to be Christmas decorations comes the dreaded sniffle weather.

Stormy Saturday, Hot Sunday!

An upper level low pressure system has turned south and is heading directly for the Valley on Saturday.  This additional push of upper level energy will spawn t-showers on Saturday and may even cause some of those storms to reach severe li

Angie's List: Preparing your oven for the holidays

Thanksgiving is quickly approaching and you may be preparing your home for family and friends. You’re cleaning and decorating and going over grocery lists and meal plans.

Laredo group pleads guilty to drug trafficking

10 Laredo residents have pleaded guilty in relation to cocaine, crack, and marijuana trafficking.

$3.5M in liquid meth found in gas tank

Border Patrol agents found 112 pounds of liquid meth in the gas tank of a Ford pickup at the Falfurrias checkpoint Wednesday. The driver was sent to secondary inspection after a K-9 alerted to the vehicle.

Statement by Gov. Perry on Executive Action by President Obama

Gov. Rick Perry today released the following statement regarding President Obama’s announcement of executive action on illegal immigration:

Congressman Hinojosa releases statement on President Obama's immigration plan

"The magnitude of the President's immigration announcement is enormous. I applaud President Barack Obama for bringing people out of the shadows and doing what's right for our country.

Today's Weather Forecast

VALLEY FORECAST: Friday will be mostly cloudy with a few scattered showers. Expect more patchy fog as well. The SE winds will range from 5-30 mph. Highs will be 80 in the Lower Valley, 81 in the Upper.

Do NOT flush wipes even though some may say 'flushable'

The Brownsville Public Utilities Board is asking residents to not flush wipes even though they may say 'flushable'.

Suspect in Weslaco armed robbery, arrested

A Weslaco man who police say robbed a convenience store is behind bars Thursday night. Ernesto Bernal Bazan was arraigned in a Weslaco Courtroom Thursday morning.

Los Fresnos United constructs gymnasium/FEMA safe room

Officials from Los Fresnos United aren't wasting any time building their ideal freshman high school.

Border Patrol agents seize over 1,100 lbs. of marijuana

Border Patrol agents, with the assistance of the Air and Marine and a DPS helicopter, confiscated more than 1,100 pounds of marijuana.