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Brownsville officials break ground for new parking garage

Today marked the groundbreaking for a new four-story parking garage in Brownsville. Crews are in the process of constructing the parking garage, which is in its final phase.

Pet of the Week

On this Monday's Pet of the Week segment, we're introducing you to Avery and Scooter from Friends of Animal Rescue.

Pet of the Week

On this Monday's Pet of the Week segment, we're introducing you to Avery and Scooter from Friends of Animal Rescue.

Hidalgo County deputies arrest two involved in aggravated robbery case

Hidalgo County investigators have arrested two suspects believed to be involved in an aggravated robbery.

Hidalgo authorities release information on body found in brush

The Hidalgo County Sheriff's Department has released information in reference to a a dead body found in the brush in La Joya.

Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson to visit border facilities

Homeland Security Secretary Jeh (Jay) Johnson is traveling to South Texas to tour Border Patrol facilities amid the crush of immigrant children and families from Central America.

City of Brownsville Fourth of July events

The City of Brownsville invites everyone to the Salute to Freedom Festival from 5 to 10 p.m. Friday, July 4, 2014, at the Brownsville Sports Park.

Today's Weather Forecast

Today Mostly sunny, with a high near 95. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 11 to 20 mph. Tonight Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. South southeast wind 10 to 17 mph.

5.2 magnitude Earthquake strikes close to Arizon and New Mexico Border

Another Earthquake struck on Sunday, on June 29,2014 at about 8:30 a.m. according to the USGS website.

Laguna Heights man found guilty of assault of a family member

A jury found Laguna Heights resident Joel Martinez guilty late Wednesday of assault family/household member with previous conviction.

UTB group finishes in top 20 in Worldwide Computer Programming Contest in Russia

The University of Texas at Brownsville finished 19th out of 122 teams at the 38th Association for Computing Machinery – International Collegiate Programming Contest on Wednesday, June 25 at Ural Federal University in Ekaterinburg, Russia.

Drought conditions in the Valley improve

The drought conditions in the Valley has been improving since May of this year. The National Weather Service released a report where they say things are looking up for South Texas.

The Hurricane Center has a Blog Too???

Are you as excited about tropical weather as I am?  Well, my friends, since the Valley will be enjoying partly cloudy skies with highs of 94 in the Lower Valley, 98 in the Upper, and since the RGV will only have a few scattered showers on