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$335K in Narcotics seized by CBP officers at Hidalgo port of entry

U.S. Custom and Border Protection officers seized $335K in narcotics at the Hidalgo port of entry on Saturday evening.

Coast Guard rescues man off South Texas coast after missing for more than 24 hours

The Coast Guard rescued a man from the Gulf of Mexico Sunday, who was missing for more than 24 hours after his boat sank Saturday.

Teacher with HIV charged with sexual assault

A 43 year-old Texas music teacher is accused of sexually assaulting a teenage boy he met online and authorities say he possibly transmitted HIV to the boy.

Reckless driver racks up 4 charges over the weekend

On Saturday evening, San Benito Police responded to the 1100 Block of North Crockett Street to a reckless driver.

Woman drowns in creek after rescuing her dog from the swift-moving water

Police say a 32 year-old woman drowned in a creek after rescuing her dog from the swift moving water.

TxDOT offering child safety seat demos in Pharr

As part of National Child Passenger Safety Week, Sept.

NWS issues flood advisory for Rio Grande Valley

Scattered showers and thunderstorms will produce brief heavy rain which could result in localized flooding of roadways and low lying areas. There is moderate risks of rip currents along area beaches.

UTRGV athletics branding steering committee holds first meeting

The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley is one step closer to establishing its own identity with colors and a team nickname to embody the new university, representing the entire Rio Grande Valley.

Coast Guard, good Samaritans rescue 4 adults, 1 child from sinking sailboat

The Coast Guard and Good Samaritans rescued a child and four adults from their sinking sailboat 12 miles off Port Mansfield, Texas, Friday.

Today's Weather Forecast

Today Scattered showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 88. North wind 5 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

What to do in case of flooding

No one can deny the wild weather we have experienced these past couple of days. Anywhere from flood warnings to tornado warnings, the Valley has seen it all.

Extended Forecast

Most of us got a very substantial amount of rain earlier today, others too much where flooding occurred.

Texas execution goes forward

Lethal injection delivered to convicted double murderer Willie Trottie after appeals questioning drugs failed. Syan Rhodes reports.

Angie's list lawn mower saftey

Last year more than 300 thousand people were treated for lawn mower related injuries according to the consumer product saftey commission. Lacey Nix knows how quickly lawn mower accidents can happen.

We Must Watch the Gulf this Weekend

Friday night, the low pressure system we expected to bring the RGV heavy rainfall, is now being watched by the National Hurricane Center.  The area of low pressure, within 150 miles of SPI, now has at 10% chance of developing into a tropic