Harlingen

Harlingen man arrested for spitting in police officer's face

Harlingen police arrested and charged a man with harassment of a public servant after he spit in a officer's face.

Law enforcement conducting training exercise at local mall

In case you pass Valley Vista mall in Harlingen Sunday morning November 10th, local law enforcement, including Harlingen and Brownsville police departments, and medical personnel, will be conducting a training drill at the mall between 7am and

Five people arrested in Harlingen bar fight

Harlingen police arrested five individuals after a bar fight broke out at Pappo's Bar on Sunday.

High school students gain work experience through class

"Sometimes they'll take it and say I just want to be off campus for half a day and then they find out that it really is a tremendous asset to them," said Harlingen High School South Career and Technical Education teacher Doro

Man assaults woman leaves the scene on a skateboard

Harlingen police arrested a man after he breaks into a home and assaults a woman. On Thursday, October 31st, at around 2:30 a.m. police were dispatched to the 1500 block of South H Street in reference to a disturbance.

Texas abortion restrictions back in place

Most of the abortion restrictions in Texas are back in place after the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals overturned a federal ruling.

Endovascular stroke treatment saves more lives in the Valley

"A stroke is a blood clot in the brain that causes either face weakness, arm or leg weakness, speech disturbance, and basically we want patients to be aware of these signs and call 9-11 immediately," said endovascular neurologist, Dr.

Harlingen police warn public about check scam

On Monday, October 28th a Harlingen resident filed an information report with the Harlingen Police Department concerning a possible “check scam” operation in the area.

Bicyclist, having difficulty keeping his balance, charged with public intoxication

Harlingen police arrested a cyclist for public intoxication and theft charges after the officer observed him pedaling his bicycle in the middle of the road.

Genetic counseling for cancer risk now available in the Valley

People with a family history of breast and colon cancer can now determine their own risk of developing these cancers through a new program that offers free genetic counseling in the Rio Grande Valley.

American Military Support provides care packages for overseas troops

It's not just for the holidays, but that time of year is just around the corner...which means it's also time for a Harlingen organization called American Military Support to provide care packages to overseas troops from the Rio Grande V

Driver charged with three counts of intoxication assault

Harlingen police arrested a woman, accused of driving while intoxicated, of crashing into two motorcycles and injuring three riders.

AEP Texas to do power line maintenance on US Hwy 77

US Highway 77 at Teege Avenue in Harlingen will be reduced to one lane on both north and south bound directions from 7 to 11 a.m. Sunday, Oct. 27 to allow AEP Texas contractors to perform scheduled maintenance on its power line system.

Woman, wanted for using counterfeit money, turns herself into police

Harlingen police have arrested a woman accused of paying with funny money at Stripes convenience stores around town.

Four individuals arrested on theft charges

Harlingen police arrested four individuals who were caught stealing merchandise from a local retail store.