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Delicious and nutritious! Brownsville and Walmart help with healthy eating

Obesity, diabetes, and low income are three major problems in the valley. The Brownsville Wellness Coalition and Walmart, are working together to help solve the problem.

Dead sharks found in illegal gill net near Mexico maritime border

Coast Guard crews in South Texas located and recovered a gill net with 65 deceased sharks Monday.

CBP officers seize over $246,000 in U.S. currency at Hidalgo port of entry

U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers conducting outbound enforcement operations at the Hidalgo International Bridge seized $246,697 in unreported bulk U.S. currency.

Today's Weather Forecast

VALLEY FORECAST: Tuesday will be partly cloudy with highs of 91 in the Lower Valley, 97 in the Upper. The SE winds will range from 10-25 mph.

Lighter Winds, Cooler Day?

If you own a sailboat then this may not be good news:  The winds on Tuesday will be a little lighter, making the highs slightly cooler. 

Ask for money, get arrested, Brownsville police crack down on panhandlers

Ask for money, and get arrested. The panhandler initiative is in full swing in Brownsville as two men were arrested over the weekend for solicitation by a pedestrian.

Pet of the Week

On this Monday's Pet of the Week segment, we're introducing you to Avery and Scooter from Friends of Animal Rescue.

Hidalgo County deputies arrest two involved in aggravated robbery case

Hidalgo County investigators have arrested two suspects believed to be involved in an aggravated robbery.

Hidalgo authorities release information on body found in brush

The Hidalgo County Sheriff's Department has released information in reference to a a dead body found in the brush in La Joya.

Today's Weather Forecast

Today Mostly sunny, with a high near 95. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 11 to 20 mph. Tonight Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. South southeast wind 10 to 17 mph.

5.2 magnitude Earthquake strikes close to Arizon and New Mexico Border

Another Earthquake struck on Sunday, on June 29,2014 at about 8:30 a.m. according to the USGS website.

Drought conditions in the Valley improve

The drought conditions in the Valley has been improving since May of this year. The National Weather Service released a report where they say things are looking up for South Texas.

The Hurricane Center has a Blog Too???

Are you as excited about tropical weather as I am?  Well, my friends, since the Valley will be enjoying partly cloudy skies with highs of 94 in the Lower Valley, 98 in the Upper, and since the RGV will only have a few scattered showers on