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DOJ files motion for stay on U.S. District Judge Andrew Hanen's immigration decision

he Justice Department has filed on Monday a motion for stay and a notice of appeal to challenge the Texas judge's ruling on the president's executive order on immigration.

Today's Weather Forecast

Today A 50 percent chance of rain. Patchy fog before 4pm. Otherwise, cloudy, with a temperature falling to around 48 by 4pm. North northwest wind around 18 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

Inmates force lockdown at Willacy County Correctional Center

Early Friday morning, February 20, 2015, offenders at the Willacy County Correctional Center refused to participate in regular work duties.

Windy Friday and Saturday? Blame the Jet Stream!

The image above may seem like a beautiful piece of modern art that should be hanging in a fashionable museum, but to a meteorologist... it spells WIND.

Angies List report: Why drywall is NOT a DIY project

There are tons of home improvement projects that lend themselves to doing it yourself.

Antelope search could involve helicopter

The missing antelope has been baffling zoo officials since Wednesday afternoon, and now, they might be bringing in a helicopter. Marketing Director Cynthia Galvan said they are looking to get a better vantage point.

Today's Weather Forecast

VALLEY FORECAST: Friday will be partly cloudy with warm, moderate winds. The SE winds will range from 10-40 mph. Highs will climb to 79 in the Lower Valley, 82 in the Upper.

Hidalgo County sends out yellow postcards for those with arrest warrants

Beware! Check your mail early next week for large, yellow postcards with WARRANT for your arrest on the cover.

Car chase ends with driver being arrested and the seizure of marijuana

The Texas Department of Public Safety has seized a large amount of marijuana after a high speed chase ended.

USDA Under Secretary Avalos to visit Weslaco Citrus Center with Congressman Vela

On Thursday, U.S. Representative Filemon Vela (TX-34) will host U.S.

Career offender sentenced to nearly 18 years in federal prison

Raymond Estrada, 35, of Corpus Christi, has been ordered to serve a significant sentence following his conviction of possession with intent to distribute crack cocaine and the court’s finding that he was a career offender, announced U.S.

Today's Weather Forecast

VALLEY FORECAST: Thursday will be mostly sunny with just a few clouds. The Valley will warm up quite a bit to 77 in the Lower Valley, 78 in the Upper. The SE winds will range from 10-30 mph.

Coast Guard assists family of 4 to safety near Port Mansfield, Texas

A Coast Guard aircrew rescued a family of four, including two young children, aboard a grounded recreational boat near Port Mansfield, Texas, Monday evening.

Report shows increase in delinquent tax collections

Hidalgo County’s delinquent tax collection law firm, Perdue, Brandon, Fielder, Collins & Mott L.L.P., reported an increase of nearly $134,000 in delinquent tax collections. From July 1 – Dec.