Physician Assistant's wife sentenced to prison on health care fraud conspiracy

Two former clinic staffers and a physician assistant’s wife have all been ordered to prison for conspiracy to defraud Medicare and the Texas Medicaid program in the operation of the Mission Clinic and La Hacienda Family Clinic, announced

McAllen voters pass all propositions

McAllen voters approve all three propositions on November 5, 2013 authorizing the issuance of General Obligations Bonds in the amount of $45 million.

McAllen man arraigned on two charges of injury to a child

A McAllen man has been arraigned on two charges of injury to a child. On Monday, November 4th police were called to the 900 block of North 16th Street about an injured child.

Dentists warn Halloween candy can damage kids' teeth

While Halloween is one of the most anticipated holidays for kids, the load of candy they take home tonight could result in some not-so-sweet dental problems.

McAllen police arrest ten people on prostitution charges

McAllen Police arrested ten individual on prostitution charges.

McAllen police searching for wanted suspects in kidnapping

On October 14, 2013 a warrants of arrest are issued out of McAllen Municipal Court for Francisco Javier Muniz and Isaac Torres Muniz for aggravated kidnapping a first degree felony.

Woman charged with aggravated kidnapping, two other suspects wanted by police

McAllen police have arrested a female accused of kidnapping another woman and are now searching for two other suspects in connection to the crime.

Additional charges filed against man accused of aggravated robbery

McAllen police arrested a man accused of attempting to rob a woman and then shooting at her as she pulled away in her vehicle.

Two bats test positive for rabies

Two bats discovered in the downtown area tested positive for rabies.

Former employee sentenced to federal prison for stealing from bank

Armando Ruben Aleman, 28, of Weslaco, has been ordered to federal prison following his conviction of one count of embezzlement, announced United States Attorney Kenneth Magidson.

McAllen man wanted for failing to register as a sex offender

McAllen police are asking for the public's help in locating a man wanted for failing to register as a sex offender.

McAllen area ambulance company owner indicted on health care crimes

Frank Gonzalez, 30, and Graciela Escamilla, 51, both of Mission, have been charged in a federal indictment for their alleged roles in a scheme to defraud Medicare and Texas Medicaid through fraudulent billings, announced United States Attorney

Felon in possession of firearm gets more than eight years in prison

Four-time convicted felon Aurelio Perez-Aleman, of Roma, has been ordered to prison for possessing a firearm, United States Attorney Kenneth Magidson announced today. Perez-Aleman, 37, pleaded guilty May 30, 2013.

Four ballet Folklórico-STC members selected for elite ACADEZ Academy

Four members of the Ballet Folklórico South Texas College were selected to participate in the Academia de la Danza Amalia Hernández (ACADEZ), the U.S.

Former co-owner of RGV DME biller sentenced to federal prison

The co-owner of a now defunct McAllen area durable medical equipment (DME) business and a former medical biller have been ordered to prison for their roles in a conspiracy and scheme to defraud Medicare and Medicaid through fraudulent billings,