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Hit and run cold cases in Brownsville. Police need your help

With Halloween approaching and an increase of people in the streets, Brownsville Police are warning drivers about hit and run accidents, and need your help in solving four fatal cold cases dating back to 2010.

Arrested after driving into a house

Brownsville Police have arrested a man who drove his vehicle into a house earlier this month.

RGV exports continue to grow; rank nationally

The McAllen and Brownsville metro areas exported close to $10 billion in goods to countries around the globe good enough to rank near the top nationally, according to the International Trade Administration’s report on 2013 exports by metr

$2 million USDA award to fund construction of new Mercedes fire station

Congressman Rubén Hinojosa will join representatives of the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Rural Development and local officials at a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the new City of Mercedes fire station.

Today's Weather Forecast

VALLEY FORECAST: Wednesday will be partly to mostly cloudy with scattered showers. The NE-East winds will range from 5-20 mph. Highs will climb to 88 in the Lower Valley, 90 in the Upper.

911 dispatcher, training, and mapping facility coming to Harlingen

Harlingen will be the home of a new 911 emergency call center and will be able to connect all of Cameron County emergency services. The project will cost $3.2 million.

Mother charged with capital murder of newborn

Hidalgo County Sheriff investigators have arrested a mother for murder of her newborn baby.

Mobile voting units help first time voters cast ballots early

With only two weeks to go until the general election, voters Valley-wide have a lot to think about.

Militia man arrested in Brownsville - felon in possession of firearm

A man part of the border militia group in Brownsville has been arrested. Kevin Massey, known as KC, was arrested yesterday by Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms Agents (ATF),and is charged as being a felon in possession of a firearm.

Drag racing leads to driver being handed a $35,000 bond

A drag race by two drivers leads to one being arrested on several charges.

Blood trail leads to police arresting burglary suspect

A suspect's blood trail leads to his arrest in the investigation of a burglarized home. On Monday, October 13th police were called to a home on the 1800 block of La Palma in reference to burglary.

USDA awards over $8 million in funding to build a new Santa Maria high school

On Wednesday, October 22nd, Congressman Filemon Vela (D-Brownsville) and Paco Valentin, State Director of the U.S.

San Benito business loan program to receive $400,000 award

U.S. Congressman Filemon Vela (TX-34) and Paco Valentin, State Director of U.S. Department of Agriculture-Rural Development, will join San Benito officials at a press conference on Wednesday, Oct. 22 at 2:30 p.m.

Today's Weather Forecast

VALLEY FORECAST: Tuesday will be partly to mostly cloudy with scattered showers here and there. Highs will climb to 89 in the Lower Valley, 89 in the Upper. The East winds will range from 5-20 mph.