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Decision on UTRGV colors and team nickname this week

After months of anticipation, future students of The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley will soon finally know who they’re rooting for.

Today's Weather Forecast

Today Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 13 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.

Dia De Los Muertos Celebration

This tradition has been in my family for many many years. It's the day we honor the dead, rather than grieve for them. We celebrate their "return" to earth for that one day.

New Study Shows Daylight Saving Time Doesn't Work

Daylight Saving Time serves one purpose, and one purpose only, and that is to mess with our sleeping habits. By the way fall back one hour on Sunday at 2:00a.m. which means one more hour of sleep.

Don't Want to Turn Your Clocks Back Sunday? Blame Ben Franklin

If you've watched Newscenter 23 this week, you've probably noticed that tiny clock on the 7 day.  Maybe you've heard me mention (about 15 times) to "turn your clocks back one hour Sunday morning."

2.7 million dollar transit facility headed to Edinburg

Friday the city of Edinburg announced a new transit facility is on it's way. A 2.7 million dollar federal grant will help build it. The facility will be a stone throw away from UTPA

Angie's List, are your children being lead poisoned?

When you know what to look for and take the proper precautions, lead poisoning is 100% preventable. Unfortunately, thousands of kids are still getting sick.

Gubernatorial candidate, Greg Abbott & Chuck Norris visit the Valley

On the last day of early voting, Gubernatorial candidate Greg Abbott made one last stop in the Rio Grande Valley.

Brownsville resynchronizing traffic lights at Four Corners intersection

Four corners: it's easily one of Brownsville's busiest intersections, and like every other intersection, it's controlled by three neon colors.

Man arrested for theft of door and granite top from local home improvement store

Police arrested a Austin man for theft after he loaded a cart of merchandise and walked out of the store without paying for the items.

McAllen Firefighters join in on Cancer Awareness month

Cancer Awareness Month is not yet over and the McAllen Firefighters Association got in on the support before it ends.

Driver in fatal hit and run handed $1.5 million dollar bond

The driver involved in a fatal hit and run in Harlingen receives additional charges and a bond.

Local Planned Parenthood clinics to offer free health screenings

Planned Parenthood local clinics will be offering free health exams to low-income residents.