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Planned Parenthood of Hidalgo County to protest at McAllen Hobby Lobby store

Local community activists will line up on Thursday, July 10 in front of the Hobby Lobby store in McAllen to protest the U.S. Supreme Court's ruling allowing employers to deny contraception health insurance coverage to.

Two Gladys Porter Zoo personnel receive 2014 Harte’s Heroes Award

The Gladys Porter Zoo is proud to announce that two staff members, Dr. Patrick M. Burchfield, Zoo Director, and Luis Jaime Peña, Curator of Conservation Programs, were each bestowed the prestigious Harte’ Heroes Award.

Militia group expresses desire to put boots on the ground along border

 A militia alliance that calls itself the "Patriots" is trying to make its way to South Texas to assist Border Patrol and local law enforcement with the influx of immigrants.

ACLU visits border to educate crossers about their rights

They call it their 'Day of Action', to highlight what they feel are abuses of power by Customs and Border Protection. In Brownsville, they were handing out information cards to passersby.

Extreme couponing leads to thousands in donations

Most have seen the show extreme couponing, but not many take it to heart. Erica Perez saw the show on TV one day, and after her motherly duties forced her to leave her job, she needed to find a way to save money.

First 100 adults in line at new restaurant to win year’s supply of Chick-fil-A meals

Weslaco’s first Chick-fil-A® restaurant will open July 10, bringing more than 75 new jobs and the chance for 100 adults to win free Chick-fil-A meals for a year.

Edinburg to swear in new officers

The City of Edinburg and the Edinburg Police Department will welcome five new officers on Wednesday, July 9th.

Hurricane Inventory

From a little wind damage on the outside of your home to major devastation on the inside a hurricane's destruction can wipe out life as you know it, in terms of your property.

Today's Weather Forecast

VALLEY FORECAST: Wednesday will be partly to mostly cloudy with a few little, isolated sprinkles. Highs will be 93 in the Lower Valley, 99 in the Upper. The SE winds will range from 10-30 mph.

No-refusal policy has gotten 54 blood draws so far

So far, there have been 54 blood draws since the no-refusal campaign started March 28 in Brownsville. Each year, BPD receives a grant of just over $26,000 to help with their annual DWI initiative.

Immigrant relief center sees thousands of immigrants in four weeks

Today marks exactly four weeks since the Sacred Heart church immigrant relief center opened in McAllen. For Catholic Charities a lot has changed since they opened the center on June 10th.

Trail assault suspect arrested

A man is arrested after police say he assaulted a woman on a popular bike trail in McAllen.  Police say 17-year-old Antonio Martinez assaulted a female biker Monday afternoon.