Harlingen

Scammer poses as UPS employee

"He repeatedly kept saying he was with UPS and he had a package for me that I won something from Wal-Mart," said almost victim Jimmy Newell. "And I was like, 'Wal-Mart?!

Man charged with two counts of indecency with a child

Harlingen police arrested a man accused of sexually touching a 9 year-old boy.

Women arrested for reported theft of plants

A report of several plants being stolen from a residence lands two women in jail on theft charges.

Harlingen man arrested for calling 911 seven times and using profanity at dispatchers

A Harlingen man was arrested for calling 911 operators several times and using profanity at the dispatchers.

City of Harlingen looks for Baxter Building developer

The bids are already coming in from developers in the private sector when it comes to nine-story Baxter Building in downtown Harlingen.

Driver charged with DWI after falling asleep at Taco Bell drive-thru

Harlingen police arrested a woman on a DWI charge after she was found asleep behind the wheel at a fast food drive-thru.

Man arrested for theft of brisket packages inside diaper bag

Harlingen police arrested a Raymondville man who was caught stealing three brisket packages hidden in a diaper bag.

Harlingen aviation company plane crashes in New Mexico

A Harlingen aviation company plane has crashed and burned in New Mexico killing all four people on board.

Men wanted by authorities for failure to register as sex offenders

Harlingen police are asking for the public's help in locating two men who have failed to register as sex offenders.

Grass fire near Arroyo trail burns over 8 acres of land

The Harlingen and La Feria firefighters assisted each other in battling a grass fire last night.

Harlingen man arrested for shaking 10 year-old child

A Harlingen man is arrested for injuring a child while at a local bus station. On Friday, August 22nd, a mother of a 10 year-old child contacted police to make a report of injury to a child by an unknown man.

Woman arrested for assault after slamming victim onto the pavement

A Harlingen woman was arrested by police after assaulting another female. On Thursday, August 21st, police were dispatched to the 700 block of N. Ed Carey Drive regarding an assault.

New local program offers veterans assistance

The Valley is home to many displaced veterans who are in need of some assistance to get their lives back in order. A new Harlingen-based organization called "Family Endeavors" aims to help vets and their families do just that.

Harlingen landfill fire finally extinguished

In Harlingen, the fire is out. The garbage fire we reported  yesterday, which destroyed the city's transfer station, is no longer smoldering, and the clean up is well underway.

WW II Military Academy volunteers selected for inaugural honor flight to Washington D.C.

Two Marine Military Academy volunteers were selected for the inaugural Rio Grande Valley Honor Flight to Washington, D.C., scheduled for Oct. 4.