Harlingen

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.

Family members concerned with welfare of missing man

The Harlingen Police Department is asking for the public's assistance in locating a missing person.

Two vehicle accident leads to one driver being arrested for possession of marijuana

A Santa Rosa man is arrested on various traffic violations and a drug charge after being involved in an accident.

Former hotel manager charged with theft in Harlingen

A former manager of a Harlingen hotel has been charged with felony theft. 35-year-old David Mireles is accused of stealing more than $8,000 dollars in cash and electronics.

Harlingen offers SpaceX incentive package

Several new jobs may arise for Harlingen residents if SpaceX approves the city's incentive package worth $450,000.

Valley International Airport gets funds

Valley International Airport in Harlingen has been awarded over a million dollars from the U.S. Department of Transportation. The $1,083,500 will be used to purchase an aircraft rescue & fire fighting vehicle.

Buckner Children and Family Services to host free foster care information

Buckner Children and Family Services will present a FREE foster care information meeting at 6 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 28 at the Buckner office in Harlingen located at 1713 East Tyler.

Man wanted by Harlingen police for sexual assault of child

Harlingen police need your help finding a man wanted for sexually assaulting a child. Police are searching for Raul Ramirez Gonzalez, 46, is wanted on a warrant for aggravated sexual assault of a child.

Harlingen backs up Space X

The City of Harlingen is now joining McAllen in backing up the Space X launch site project.

17 year-old teen arrested in sexual assault of 12 year-old girl

A Harlingen teen is arrested for sexual assault after the mother of the victim filed a report with police.

Williams' death sparks talk of mental illness in RGV

After news of Williams' suicide, mental health professionals in the Rio Grande Valley are speaking out about the stigma associated with mental illness and its prevalence in our area.