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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

Honor Flight RGV sends local veterans to D.C.

Valley veterans now get a chance to fly to Washington D.C. to visit memorials dedicated to honor service and sacrifices.

Edcouch Elsa High inches closer to $100,000 prize

On a football Friday, in a crowded a gym, kids at Edcouch Elsa thought things couldn't get any more exciting. Until they learned that words their teacher wrote, could be worth $100,000.