Brownsville

Calm in Matamoros after weekend attack to Televisa

A much calmer scene today in matamoros after another violent weekend and a second attack on mexican media.

Veteran brothers still missing in Matamoros

In  the midst of all the violence in mexico, two American veterans are still missing after a visit to Matamoros last week. "No matter how they are, I want to find my children,” says Maria de Jesus Garcia.

Pet of the Week - Duke & Ellington

On this Monday's Pet of the Week, we're going to introduce you to two dogs from the Brownsville Animal Shelter.

Faith in cancer survival runs high

More than 1.5 million Americans have avoided cancer-related deaths over the last two decades as a result of early detection and today's medical advancements.

Official 2015 Charro Days Commemorative Poster to be unveiled

The Official 2015 Charro Days Commemorative Poster will be unveiled at 10 a.m. Friday, February 6, 2015, at the Charro Days Headquarters located at 455 E. Elizabeth St.

Matamoros journalist kidnapped & threatened

Today fear and concern for safety run high at El Manana , a newspaper across the border that covers the Matamoros and Reynosa areas. This is following the 30 minute kidnapping of their editor in Matamoros this morning.

Shrimpers expect less productivity as season wraps up

We still won't see the shrimpers coming in with their loot for several more weeks, but shrimp experts have told us their expectations for this season as it wraps up:

Brownsville mayor to host “My Brother’s Keeper Community Challenge” summit

Mayor Antonio Martinez will host a local summit from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Friday, February 6, 2015 about President Barack Obama’s “My Brother’s Keeper” (MBK) initiative.

Veterans Prepare Care Packages for Troops Overseas

Veterans are stepping up to help current Rio Grande Valley troops serving oversees. Shopping is underway for care packages that will be sent to local troops who are weeks away from deployment to Egypt.

Violence and threats continue across the border

Tuesday morning, violence and threats to the safety of the city continued in Matamoros. Federal agents surrounded the main municipal building located downtown where an explosive was found outside its doors.

UTB student forced to drive at gunpoint

A UT Brownsville student was allegedly forced into his car at gunpoint by two suspects. The student told Campus Police he was approached by a man and a woman at the UTB main parking lot off of University Boulevard.

Police arrest man wanted in identity theft investigation

Brownsville police arrested a man wanted on several warrants from an identity theft investigation.

Cameron County officials purchasing $34,000 drone

We will soon have eyes in the sky, right here in Cameron County, the Emergency Management Office has been given a grant to purchase a $34,000 dollar drone, Na'Tassia Finley has more on how it'll be used.

Brownsville Mayor Martinez to attend White House meeting on immigration actions in TX

Brownsville Mayor Tony Martinez will be attending a White House meeting today discussing the economic impact of President Obama's immigration executive actions in Texas.

Pet of the Week - Chunky and Blackie

On this Monday's Pet of the Week, we're going to introduec you to Chunky and Blackie from the Brownsville Animal Shelter. They're two puppies looking for forever homes.