Tuesday, September 30, 2014 - 7:46am


McAllen Police announces 2013 crime report

The McAllen Police Department announced their yearly Uniform Crime Report (UCR) numbers and some of the statistics for crime in 2013.

Valley artist among top 20 semi-finalists in global music contest

The song "Vida" is one of 20 semi-finalists chosen among entries from across the world hoping to win Sony's global music contest for the 2014 FIFA World Cup.

McAllen architect arrested in Progreso bribery scheme

Jesus Bustos, 57, has been arrested on charges of conspiracy and bribery associated with a federally-funded program, announced United States Attorney Kenneth Magidson.

UT System Chancellor visits Valley to discuss UT-RGV

UT System Chancellor Francisco Cigarroa made his first Valley visit of 2014 today to continue informing South Texans about the new UT-RGV school.

Police seek to identify burglary suspect of RGV Cupcake Factory

McAllen police investigators are asking for the public's help in identifying a suspect accused of breaking into business and stealing an undetermined amount of money.

GED President explains new program resources to Valley educators

South Texans without a high school diploma now have access to new cutting-edge resources as part of the revamped GED program.

Owner of McAllen ambulance company charged with health care fraud allegations

The owner of a McAllen area ambulance transportation company has turned himself into federal authorities following the return of a federal indictment alleging a scheme to defraud Medicare and Texas Medicaid through fraudulent billings, announce

McAllen ranks #2 in nation for future job growth

The City of McAllen is projected to be one of the top cities in the country for future job growth in 2014.

Local liquor stores anticipate boost in shoppers due to Mexican sales tax spike

Liquor runs south of the border could now be a thing of the past due to higher taxes in Mexico.

McAllen/Mission/Edinburgh ranks No. 1 for most obese metro area

It's only January, but so far 2014 doesn't appear to be a very healthful year for those who live in the McAllen/Mission/Edinburgh metropolitan area.

McAllen police seeking suspect vehicles in robbery investigation

McAllen Police Officers seek to identify suspect vehicles and / or identify the vehicle owners in connection with a robbery investigation at a residence at the 2800 Block of W Shasta.

Police need assistance identifying person of interest in auto theft

McAllen Police Officers seek to identify the person of interest depicted in the above images in an ongoing investigation of auto theft.

Police search for suspects in Stripes store robbery

Police are searching for two suspects believed to be involved in the armed robbery of a McAllen Stripes store.

What to do with your live Christmas trees after the holidays

If you're putting away Christmas decorations and need to get rid of the live tree you used this season, don't throw it in a dumpster.

McAllen's New Year Eve bash goes indoors

The City of McAllen will move its New Year’s Eve Bash inside the McAllen Convention Center because of weather conditions.