Border Patrol agents seize more than $4 million worth of marijuana over the weekend

U.S. Border Patrol agents in the Rio Grande Valley Sector seized more than $4 million worth of marijuana over the past weekend.

City of Edinburg sees upward trend in construction and sales tax allocation

Recent local and state reports show economic activity in Edinburg is thriving with an upward trend in building permit activity and a substantial increase in state sales tax allocation this month.

Police: shooting victim not cooperating, refusing to describe suspect to investigators

Edinburg police are investigating a shooting that left one man with gun shot wounds to his arm, leg, and stomach.

UTPA Continuing Education offers course for aspiring wedding planners

Event planning has always been a hobby for Debbie Jimenez, a Mission resident who is busy coordinating weddings for her loved ones.

UTPA enrollment makes a record jump this spring

Preliminary Spring 2014 enrollment figures at The University of Texas-Pan American show a record 18,821 students enrolled, up 6.4 percent since Spring 2013.

UTPA Report: Small Business Development Center

Ever thought about owning your own business but don't know where to start? The University of Texas-Pan American has a center that provides assistance to those wanting to be their own boss.

UTPA receives $3 million grant to design better railroad bearings and sensors

UT Pan American is taking the lead in a research project for safer train tracks.

CVS Caremark plans to stop selling cigarettes and tobacco products

CVS Caremark is now the first national pharmacy chain that will knock cigarettes and tobacco products off their shelves once October 1st rolls around.

Border Patrol agents seize nearly $6 million in marijuana in two days

U.S. Border Patrol agents in the Rio Grande Valley Sector seized nearly $6 million worth of marijuana over the past weekend and arrested two gang members as well as three convicted sex offenders.

Edinburg 10k fun run

The city of Edinburg is gearing up for the valley's largest sporting event this weekend. The thirty second annual Edinburg all America city 10-k and fun run returns February first.

UTPA Report: University Transportation Center for Railway Safety

For almost a decade, The University of Texas-Pan American has been helping the railroad industry improve safety. Now, the federal government is contributing to UTPA's work. Reporter Jennifer Berghom has more on that story.

Edinburg CISD announces delayed school start times due to inclement weather

The Edinburg CISD has announced that they are delaying start times for classes for Wednesday due to the inclement weather conditions.

More arrests made in cockfighting operation ring

Hidalgo County investigators have arrested five additional suspects wanted for organizing a cockfight operation.

UTPA REPORT: FibeRio Technology Corp

Researchers at UT Pan American are working on a device that can help burn victims and others who have received serious wounds. Jennifer Berghom has more on that story.

UTPA Report: SAE International Mini Baja competition

A team of UTPA engineering students are revving up to compete for the top prize at the S-A-E International Mini Baja competition in El Paso this spring. Reporter Jennifer Berghom has that story. It's a labor of love.