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$1 million of methamphetamine seized at the Hidalgo port of entry

Officers with U.S.

Local attorney, Spring Breakers need to know their legal rights

It's round two of Spring Break on the island, while the turnout won't be as big as last week, law enforcement is still expecting several thousand college students, many of them underage.

Trial underway against shooters of federal agent

The case against the suspected shooters of a federal agent was underway on Monday.

RV Park residents celebrate St. Patrick's Day

Some Valley residents were channeling their Irish roots on St. Patrick's Day, ringing in the day with festivities.

Border Patrol vehicle rollsover, agent suffers minor injuries

A Border Patrol agent suffered minor injuries after a rollover accident near the Donna port of entry on Monday morning.

Today's Weather Forecast

Tuesday will be mostly sunny and significantly warmer after a cool morning. The South winds will range from 10-45 mph. This will pop the highs up to a very warm 83 in the Lower Valley, 85 in the Upper.

The Next Full Moon Will Be Very Special

If you were awake very early Saint Patrick's Day morning, you saw the full moon setting.  This photo was taken in Harlingen. Here's a schedule of all the remaining full moons for 2014:

Department of Public Safety releases Spring Break stats for 10 days

The Texas Department of Public Safety released Spring Break statistics ranging from March 7th through March 16th. The statistics range from a number of minor citations to accidents that occurred during the 10 days.

Today's Weather Forecast

Today Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. North northwest wind 10 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Tonight Mostly clear, with a low around 50. North wind around 8 mph becoming south southeast after midnight.

What is a cold front exactly

We just experienced a cold front and we are already seeing those cooler temps. But what is a cold front exactly? Is it just strong cold air coming and and cooling us down?

Perfect weather for a fire hazard

A Red Flag Warning is not very common for our area. These warnings are usually issued closer toward summer when the heat is high and the humidity is low. This warning is often times asscoiated with wildfires.

Operation Bishop raids eight-liner establishments in Harlingen and San Benito

Operation Bishop agents shut down a Harlingen gas station and a San Benito establishment Thursday night after an investigation found illegal gambling taking place at the premises.

Spring breakers making the best of it without Coca Cola Beach

Thursday turned out to be the nicest day so far on South Padre Island and spring breakers flocked to new hot spots since the famous 'Coca Cola Beach' didn't set up a party this year, Na'Tassia Finley reports from the beach.

Today's Weather Forecast

Friday will be partly to mostly cloudy with a very slight chance of a few drops near the border. Highs will be 78 in the Lower Valley, 79 in the Upper. The SE winds will range from 10-30 mph.