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Mass grave reported in Brooks County

A disturbing discovery in Brooks County where researchers claim they've found human remains buried in mass graves and they believe those remains may be undocumented immigrants.

CBP officers seize $2M in cocaine and meth at Hidalgo port of entry

U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at the Hidalgo International Bridges intercepted two separate loads of alleged cocaine and methamphetamine.

Today's Weather Forecast

VALLEY FORECAST: Tuesday will be mostly cloudy with more scattered showers. The SE winds will range from 10-25 mph. Highs will be 89 in the Lower Valley, 92 in the Upper.

Not Enough Rain to Float a Boat... Yet.

The Monday morning cloudy skies and scattered showers were quite nice in Harlingen and much of the Lower Valley.  The scattered Monday evening t-showers brought some much needed rain to Starr County.  But rain totals did not exactly w

Gov. Perry tours facility housing detainees, reaffirms commitment to securing border

Gov. Rick Perry today toured a federal facility housing unaccompanied alien children, where he received a briefing from federal officials.

Hidalgo County deputies investigating aggravated robbery of Alamo business

The Hidalgo County Sheriff's Office is investigating the aggravated robbery of a business on Saturday evening.

CBP officers stop alleged smuggling attempt of a one-year-old child

U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at the Pharr International Bridge this weekend intercepted a woman for alleged violations of immigration law.

Border crisis: First hand look

(NBC News) As the number of unaccompanied children crossing the southern U.S. border soars the Obama administration is increasing its warnings to Central American families not to send their children on the treacherous journey.

Today's Weather Forecast

Today A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 92. South southeast wind 11 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Hurricane outlook in the Atlantic for June

There hasn't been a lot of rain fall in the Valley lately. We usually get our rain from the hurricanes that form in the Atlantic.

What does the first day of summer really mean?

Summer is easily one of my personal favorite season's of the year.

Go fetch! Harlingen opens new Bark Park

The city of Harlingen now has a new place to take your furry friends.

Sun protection do's and don'ts

Summer is upon us, just one day away. This means we all want to have that great skin tone and body tone to rock our bathing suits on the beach. But exposing your skin too much to the sun is very unhealthy.

Today's Weather Forecast

Today Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 94. Southeast wind 9 to 16 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%. Tonight Mostly cloudy, with a low around 78. East southeast wind 8 to 16 mph.