McAllen Public Utility Board refinances bond issuance

In a joint meeting held Monday between the McAllen City Commission and the McAllen Public Utility (MPU) Board a motion was passed to approve the sale and delivery of a general obligation refunding bond series.

McAllen PD prostitution sting nets eleven arrests

A prostitution sting, conducted in downtown McAllen, results in the arrest of eleven individuals.

Valley Border Patrol Sector hosted meeting with local landowners

In order to enhance working relationships with area stakeholders, the Rio Grande Valley Border Patrol Sector hosted a meeting Thursday at the McAllen Station with local landowners and representatives from various partner agencies that work alon

McAllen man admits to attempting to using USDA vehicle to deliver cocaine

Mario Guadalupe Saenz, 27, of McAllen, has pleaded guilty to attempting to possess with intent to distribute approximately nine kilograms o

McAllen and Edinburg PD team up for DWI enforcement this weekend

Several local police departments will be teaming up with the Texas Department of Public Safety this weekend to enforce DWI laws.

Congressman Mike McCaul visits the Valley to discuss controversial border legislation

It was a three day trip documented by tweets and pictures from Congressman Michael McCaul. He along with 18 law makers from across the country hit three areas along the 2,000 mile stretch of the Mexico/ U.S.

Illegal immigrant sentenced for possession of a firearm

Emilio Padilla, 24, of Taumalipas, Mexico, two counts of being an illegal alien in possession of a firearm, announced U.S. Attorney Kenneth Magidson. A federal jury sitting in McAllen convicted Padilla on Oct.

City of McAllen reminds property owners taxes due in February

The City of McAllen's Tax Office is reminding residents that property taxes will be due in the month of February. The deadline for residents to pay property taxes for 2014 has been extended to Monday, February 2nd.

RGV Vipers surprise Alamo teen

The RGV Vipers battle it out on the court, but Thursday they decided to surprise an Alamo teen who is battling for her life.

Drug bust nets three arrests and a large seizure of narcotics

McAllen police arrested a man and two women on drug charges after receiving a tip of suspicious activity at a home.

Mexican man gets 15 years for transporting illegal aliens resulting in death

Eduardo Moreno-Gonzalez, 22, a Mexican citizen illegally present in the U.S., has been ordered to federal prison following his conviction of transporting illegal aliens that resulted in the death of one of the aliens, announced U.S.

Kidnapping victim rescued after calling police for help

McAllen police arrested two men for kidnapping after the victim called police for help.