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Three Ft. Hood soldiers charged in alien transporting conspiracy

Three active Fort Hood soldiers have been charged for transporting and harboring illegal immigrants in a human smuggling investigation.

Man charged with two counts of evading arrest

Harlingen police arrested a man after he evaded arrest  from a off-duty officer who attempted to handcuff him.

WANTED: Hidalgo County investigators searching for woman on burglary charge

The Hidalgo County Sheriff's Department is asking for the public's help in locating a woman wanted for burglary. Detectives are searching for Roseangela Nadine Gonzalez, 21, who is wanted on burglary of habitation charge.

Damaged electrical pole causes outage in Northwest Brownsville

A car accident early Thursday morning broke an electrical pole at Military Highway and Alton Gloor Boulevard belonging to American Electric Power (AEP).

100,000 households were with no electricity during power outage

At about 5 p.m. Wednesday, the entire Rio Grande Valley suffered a power outage and at one point, 100,000 customers were without power. It all ended less than two hours later and lights started to flicker back on again.

Three Valley men arrested on cocaine trafficking charges

Three Valley men have been arrested on federal charges of cocaine trafficking and money laundering.

Edinburg Fire Department ready for Fire Prevention Festival

The Edinburg Fire Department invites the community to the Annual Fire Prevention Festival scheduled for Saturday, October 11.

IDEA Public Schools awarded $15 million to open new schools in Texas

IDEA Public Schools, a nationally-recognized charter school network, has been awarded $15 million through the competitive Charter School Programs (CSP) Replication and Expansion of High-Quality Charter Schools grant by the US Department of Educ

Today's Weather Forecast

VALLEY FORECAST: Thursday will be partly cloudy with warm winds. Highs will climb to 92 in the Lower Valley, 95 in the Upper. The SE winds will range from 10-25 mph.

So Far, So Quiet (Hurricane Season 2014)

We have 53 days left in Hurricane Season 2014 and, thank goodness, it has been a remarkably quiet year in the Atlantic.

ERCOT discontinues rolling blackouts

The Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT) has discontinued the rolling blackouts that were ordered late Wednesday afternoon.

Rotating outages in the Rio Grande Valley

The Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT) has instructed Valley-area transmission and distribution service providers to reduce demand on the electric system immediately due to voltage concerns on the transmission system in that area.

Power outage affecting residents Valley-wide

There is a large power outage and it's Valley wide.

ERCOT asking RGV utilities to shed electrical load

The Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT) has issued a transmission emergency for the Rio Grande Valley.

Brownsville and UT officials plan to relocate Lincoln Park

It's the second time Brownsville's Lincoln Park is set to make a move, and the new space is all too familiar.