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Spanish weather broadcast transmitters now in the valley

Today the nation’s 4th Spanish weather broadcast transmitter is announced for the lower Rio Grande Valley. Two years ago, the idea took off.

Hidalgo Co. Sheriff warns of jury duty scam

The Hidalgo County Sheriff's Office, and the District Clerk are focusing in on some crooks, that they say are posing as officers trying to get your cash.

Mexican national passes up trial, pleads guilty to fed drug charges

Mexican national, Ricardo Garza-Ramirez has been convicted of conspiracy to import cocaine. U.S.

Matamoros teen leads authorities in high speed chase, ends with seizure of 478 lbs of marijuana

The Cameron County District Attorney’s Office Special Investigations Unit Tuesday arrested Matamoros man Hector Valerio Lopez after a chase led them to a 478-pound marijuana bust.

Burglary suspect arraigned on multiple charges

San Benito Police arrested 33-year-old Jose Luisa Guerra, who was identified as the suspect in a home burglary yesterday. He was arraigned on multiple charges.

Women arrested for reported theft of plants

A report of several plants being stolen from a residence lands two women in jail on theft charges.

Roma ISD new elementary school now open

Roma ISD's brand new Veterans Memorial Elementary School officially opened for business last week and already 585 area children decided to call it home for the 2014-2015 school year.

Brownsville man sentenced to life in prison for sexual abuse of a child

A Cameron County jury sentenced a Brownsville man to life in prison, with no parole, for the sexual abuse of a child.

Hazardous weather outlook for South Texas

A coastal flood advisory remains in effect until 4 pm with a high surf advisory remaining in effect until 7 pm tonight.

McAllen announces street closures due to flooding

Motorists please be advised of some street closures drive safely. As of 8 am this morning the following streets have been closed due to flooding:

Crime Stoppers tip leads police to seize over 700 lbs. of marijuana

Brownsville police arrested two men for possession of marijuana after receiving a Crime Stoppers tip.

Harlingen man arrested for calling 911 seven times and using profanity at dispatchers

A Harlingen man was arrested for calling 911 operators several times and using profanity at the dispatchers.

Fisherman suffers leg injury at sea, crew medevacs him

A fishing vessel transported one of their crewmembers, who suffered a leg injury approximately 25 miles offshore of Port Mansfield, to awaiting ambulance in Port Isabel, Tuesday.