Brownsville

Woman wanted in theft of $10,000 worth of gold jewelry

Brownsville police are searching for a woman wanted in the theft of $10,000 worth of gold jewelry from her place of employment.

Increased lanes at Veterans Bridge means economic growth

Almost as soon as officials added four additional lanes to both the US and Mexican sides of the Los Tomates - Veterans International Bridge, there were significant decreases in long wait times for both passenger and commercial traffic:

Pet of the Week

"My name is Robert Dippong. I'm the supervisor for the Brownsville Animal Regulation and Care Center. And with me today, we have Vicky and Nicky. Vicky is a two-year-old Chihuahua-Beagle mix. She is actually the mom of Nicky here.

New state campaign sparks discussion about mental health

Mental health issues can leave people feeling isolated and ashamed.

Advanced Primary Stroke Center designated in Valley by National Commission

Valley Baptist Medical Center-Harlingen has received “Advanced Certification” for stroke care from a national accrediting organization, the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations, which is headquartered in Ill

Drug traffickers plead guilty on eve of trial

Jose Angel Marichalar, 33, Phillip Cross, 56, and Yisnel Garcia Gonzalez, 30, have all entered guilty pleas in a trial that was set to begin this past Thursday, announced United States Attorney Kenneth Magidson.

Brownsville airport to undergo renovations in coming months

It's been ten years since the City of Brownsville began working on the extension of the runway at the Brownsville-South Padre Island International Airport; and officials may finally start seeing the fruits of their labor as soon as the end

Brownsville PD releases results of TxDOT's "Click it or Ticket" campaign

On May 19, 2014, Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) launched its Annual Click it or Ticket campaign.

Investigation continues in lovers triangle shooting incident

New information and video released regarding Wednesday's fatal stand off in Brownsville, Na'Tassia Finley has the latest on the investigation into what police are calling a lovers triangle turned deadly.

Brownsville to host Cyclobia glow-in-the-dark event

Get  your bicycle gear ready as the City of Brownsville is hosting another Cyclobia event but this time it's at night with a glow in the dark theme.

Brownsville begins construction of downtown parking garage

Crews are currently in the ten-month process of building a four-story parking facility called "La Plaza Brownsville Parking Garage".

UTB biology seniors to travel to Siberia

Two undergraduate biology majors at The University of Texas at Brownsville will travel to the Siberia region of Russia later this month to perform independent research projects.

Brownsville makes effort to become more "age-friendly"

Brownsville is teaming up with the American Association of Retired Persons in an effort to make the city more "age-friendly".

South Texas strives to be major exporter for natural gas

"For the first time in our recent history of the United States, could be very energy independent for oil and natural gas," said US Congressman Gene Green.

Brownsville police continue standoff with suspect barricaded in home

Na'Tassia Finley reports from the location where law enforcement authorities have surrounded a home off of McAllen Road in Brownsville with police engaged in a stand-off with an armed man.