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Verizon app winners featured in national commercial

That's the beginning of Verizon's new commercial for a campaign called "Crea Futuro".

$4M expansion for Sea Turtle Inc.

Sea Turtle Inc. on South Padre Island is about to begin a $4 million expansion. Plans for the new buildings include five new holding tanks.

Cameron County's animal shelter to expand

Cameron County encounters an increasing number of stray dogs and unwanted pets every day according to the county’s environmental health director Gustavo Olivares.

Hidalgo County investigators release identity of deceased man

The Hidalgo County Sheriff's Office has identified the victim whose burned body was found yesterday in San Carlos.

Los Ebanos ferry crossing closed due to high water levels

Rainfall across the Rio Grande Valley has caused the Los Ebanos International Ferry Crossing to be closed until further notice.

Today's Weather Forecast

VALLEY FORECAST: Tuesday will be mostly cloudy with scattered showers and t-showers. The SE winds will range from 10-25 mph. Highs will be 85 in the Lower Valley, 89 in the Upper.

We're ABOVE NORMAL on Rainfall!... for the moment.

Get the party horns and the confetti ready!!  For the first time all year, Brownsville is ABOVE NORMAL on year-to-date rainfall.  As of Monday night, Brownsville received 18.03 inches for the year, 8.52 inches for the month of Septemb

Weekend: 84 accidents reported in Brownsville, 1 fatality in Harlingen

Heavy rain and slippery roads caused several accidents over the weekend. Harlingen police are still working to determine the exact cause of a single vehicle accident that resulted in a fatality last night.

Woman robbed at gunpoint trying to sell on Craigslist

A woman is out a pair of designer jeans and a watch after she was robbed trying to sell them on the website Craigslist.

Burned body found off side of road

Sheriff's Deputies are working to find out the origins of a burned body found off the side of the road.&

Los Fresnos CISD's Resaca Middle School under spotlight again

Students from Resaca Middle School are in the national spotlight again.

Texas gets millions in grants for unemployment programs

The U.S. Department of Labor today announced awards totaling more than $87 million to improve state unemployment insurance programs. Texas received a total of $2,108,988.

$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.