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Pharr authorities find woman's body in canal

Pharr police are investigating whether or not a body found this weekend belongs to a woman reported missing earlier this month.

SPI drowing victim identified by authorities

South Padre Island officials have released the name of the Pharr teen who drowned in rough waters over the weekend.

Undocumented immigrants detained by Border Patrol in Edinburg stash house

Two dozen undocumented immigrants are now in the custody of Border Patrol after Edinburg police discovered a stash  house in a residential area.

Today's Weather Forecast

Tuesday will be partly to mostly cloudy and warmer with highs of 87 in the Lower Valley, 90 in the Upper. The SE winds will range from 10-35 mph.

Last Minute ACA Signups Overwhelm workers and system

Time is up! The enrollment period for the Health Insurance Marketplace expired March 31st at midnight.

Get Ready to Warm Up!

Monday was a beautiful and "normal" day with highs of 83 in Brownsville, 87 in the McAllen, and 84 in Harlingen.

Hidalgo County residents signing up for Obamacare

Monday is the last day to sign up for Obamacare for face fines. Open enrollment for health insurance coverage ends at midnight, but those who run into technical troubles will have a grace period.

Two men charged in sexual assault of unconscious 15 year-old boy

Harlingen police arrested two men accused of sexually assaulting a 15 year-old boy while he was unconscious.

Three arrested for possession of over 183 lbs. of marijuana

Three men are charged with drug possession after Border Patrol agents in Brownsville spotted the men transporting three large marijuana bundles.

BPD's "No Refusal" Policy Implemented

Zero tolerance when it comes to drinking and driving on Brownsville roads is an absolute and prior to Friday, if a driver was caught behind the wheel under the influence, they could refuse a breath test by an officer.

Woman arrested for transporting 5 bundles of cocaine

A 20 year-old woman is arrested for allegedly transporting bundles of cocaine.

Valley Baptist introduces robotic knee surgery

The first robotic-assisted knee surgery is now available in Cameron County. The "Navio Partial Knee Replacement" allows doctors to be more precise in making inicisions in the patient.