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Decision on UTRGV colors and team nickname this week

After months of anticipation, future students of The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley will soon finally know who they’re rooting for.

Today's Weather Forecast

Today Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 13 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.

Dia De Los Muertos Celebration

This tradition has been in my family for many many years. It's the day we honor the dead, rather than grieve for them. We celebrate their "return" to earth for that one day.

New Study Shows Daylight Saving Time Doesn't Work

Daylight Saving Time serves one purpose, and one purpose only, and that is to mess with our sleeping habits. By the way fall back one hour on Sunday at 2:00a.m. which means one more hour of sleep.

Don't Want to Turn Your Clocks Back Sunday? Blame Ben Franklin

If you've watched Newscenter 23 this week, you've probably noticed that tiny clock on the 7 day.  Maybe you've heard me mention (about 15 times) to "turn your clocks back one hour Sunday morning."

Angie's List, are your children being lead poisoned?

When you know what to look for and take the proper precautions, lead poisoning is 100% preventable. Unfortunately, thousands of kids are still getting sick.

Last day for early voting!

Today is the last day for early voting for November elections. Election day is coming up Tuesday, November 4. If you wait until Tuesday, you could face long voting lines and wait times.

Today's Weather Forecast

Happy Halloween! Friday will be partly to mostly cloudy with scattered showers as cooler air comes in with a cold front. The NE winds will range from 5-20 mph. Highs will be 83 in the Lower Valley, 84 in the Upper.

Attorney accuses insurance companies of abusive practices

Car insurance policies can sometimes be a little confusing and end up costing drivers thousands of dollars.

Mother charged with prostituting children

A 35 year old Valley woman and a 46 year old man are now in Cameron County Jail for coercing the woman's daughters into prostitution. And now, the girls are five months pregnant.

Third man arrested in storage space burglaries

Brownsville Police have arrested a third man wanted in a string of storage space burglaries that occurred this summer. Juan Gabriel Falcon, 32, was spotted yesterday on the north side of Brownsville.

Hidalgo County's Wanted Fugitive: Luis Amado Araujo

The Hidalgo County Sheriff's Department is asking for the public's help in locating a wanted fugitive. Hidalgo detectives are searching or Luis Amado Araujo, 32, who is wanted for injury to a child charge.