Brownsville

Local shrimpers prepare for season to start next week

Shrimpers are setting up their trawls and working on their boats to prepare for the upcoming shrimp season, which officially begins on Tuesday.

Brownsville PD releases DWI campaign results during Fourth of July holiday

The Brownsville PD released results from it's STEP/DWI campaign during the Fourth of July holiday.

Grand jury indicts gunman in Brownsville standoff

A Cameron County Grand Jury indicted Brownsville resident Marco Antonio Gonzalez Wednesday on several charges pertaining to a June 4 standoff that left one man dead. Gonzalez, 31, was indicted on:

Brownsville prepares for SpaceX's next move

It's been three and a half years since Brownsville first entertained the idea of being home base to the space vehicle launch service, Space X.

FAA approves SpaceX launch site for Boca Chica beach

the Federall Aviation Administration (FAA) issued a Record of Decision (ROD) on the proposed SpaceX launch site near Boca Chica Beach.

Two Gladys Porter Zoo personnel receive 2014 Harte’s Heroes Award

The Gladys Porter Zoo is proud to announce that two staff members, Dr. Patrick M. Burchfield, Zoo Director, and Luis Jaime Peña, Curator of Conservation Programs, were each bestowed the prestigious Harte’ Heroes Award.

Study approved that recommends dredging of ship channel

A two-fold study to deepen the Port of Brownsville is now approved by the US Army Corps of Engineers.

Pet of the Week

On this Monday's segment of "Pet of the Week", we're introducing you to two puppies: Cadence and Andrew.

Annual 'Guns and Hoses' Blood Drive approaches

The Brownsville Fire Department and the Brownsville Police Department will go head to head in the Guns and Hoses Blood Drive challenge on Wednesday. The winning department will get bragging rights and a trophy.

Brownsville's Vector crew prepares for another mosquito season

A few cases of serious mosquito borne diseases have been confirmed here in Texas and across the border and now the City of Brownsville's Vector crew is more actively placing mosquito traps and monitoring the population, Na'Tassia Finley

Car salesman arrested for taking improper photography of client

A used car salesman lands behind bars after admitting to taking a photograph of a female customer interested in purchasing a vehicle.

Questions of infidelity leads to couple being arrested for child endangerment

Questions of infidelity has lead to a couple being arrested for child endangerment.

Police searching for suspect wanted in convenience store robbery

Brownsville police are searching for a second suspect involved in the robbery of a local convenience store back in June.

Third suspect in kidnapping case served arrest warrant

A third suspect in a kidnapping case has been served an arrest warrant for his alleged involvement. Gerardo Bazan, 29, has been charged with aggravated kidnapping and organized criminal activity.

HEB Issues Precautionary Recall on Certain Meats

(SAN ANTONIO) – H-E-B, committed to ensuring the safety of its products, is issuing a precautionary recall of several beef market items in stores throughout Texas due to the possible presence of foreign material in the meat.