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Local man who saved baby will be recognized on Rachael Ray

Life will never be the same for 20 year-old Jacob Escamilla, the La Feria man people all over the country are calling a local hero.

Abandoned buildings demolished, new homes on the rise

From abandoned buildings to brand new homes. The City of Harlingen along with the Rotary Club have partnered with Habitat for Humanity to begin providing homes for those in need. All thanks to Operation Crackdown.

I Dressed My Whole Family for Halloween for Under $60. How?

Everyone knows how much I love Halloween, and the reason I love it is making all the costumes for my family. I learned this skill from my mother.

Hidalgo Co. Sheriff Office investigates death of baby in Donna

A baby boy in Donna is dead, and the Hidalgo Co. Sheriff's office is trying to piece together what happened.

International Space Station to be visible over Valley skies

See the International Space Station! As the third brightest object in the sky the space station is easy to see if you know when to look up.

Today's Weather Forecast

VALLEY FORECAST: Wednesday will be partly cloudy with a slight chance of a drop or two. The winds will shift and come in from the East at 5-20 mph. Highs will be 87 in the Lower Valley, 89 in the Upper.

"I stopped caring if I lived or not" Holocaust survivor shares his story

Leon horn is a Holocaust Survivor who lives in Brownsville. Today, the Global Embassy of Activists for Peace honored him with a plaque at the 'Traces to Remember' event hosted at UT Brownsville.

McAllen Arbor Day celebration

McAllen is hosting an Arbor Day celebration. 

Rep. Cuellar's adds protection from tick outbreak in Farm Bill for local ranchers

Congressman Henry Cuellar (D-TX28) announced today that he was successful in including language that will protect South Texas farmers and ranchers from economic losses due to a fever tick outbreak.

Driver arrested for pointing weapon at another motorist

A concerned citizen follows another driver from Sarita to the Valley after having a weapon pointed at him on the road.

Two San Benito men under arrest for terroristic threat

21-year old Michael Vasquez and 17-year old Eric Verto Gonzalez are charged with terroristic threat. In addition, Vasquez is charged with unlawful carry of a weapon.

Today's Weather Forecast

VALLEY FORECAST: Tuesday will start out sunny and end up partly cloudy. The warm SE winds will range from 5-25 mph and will be occasionally gusty. Highs will climb to 88 in the Lower Valley, 91 in the Upper.