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International Space Station to fly over Valley sky tonight

See the International Space Station! As the third brightest object in the sky the space station is easy to see if you know when to look up.

UTPA Continuing Education launches new allied health care certificate programs

As the growing demand for qualified health care professionals increases, so do the educational requirements for these jobs.

CBP seizes nearly $82K in liquid meth hidden inside bottles of travelers baggage

U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at the Brownsville port of entry intercepted an alleged load of liquid methamphetamine.

Harlingen man sentenced to 25 years in prison for sexual abuse of a child

A jury in the 404th state District Court today sentenced Harlingen man Iginio Guzman to 25 years in prison for continuous sexual abuse of a child with no opportunity for early release.

3 miles of illegal long line seized by South Texas Coast Guard crews

Coast Guard crews seized a total of approximately 3 miles of long line fishing gear set by multiple Mexican fishermen operating illegally in U.S. waters over the past twenty-four hours.

3 miles of illegal long line seized by South Texas Coast Guard crews

Coast Guard crews seized a total of approximately 3 miles of long line fishing gear set by multiple Mexican fishermen operating illegally in U.S. waters over the past twenty-four hours.

Today's Weather Forecast

Today A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a temperature falling to around 50 by 9am. Breezy, with a north wind 17 to 22 mph decreasing to 11 to 16 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph.

Why Does the Rain Make Us Feel Good? Negative Ions, of course!

It's Super Bowl weekend on Newscenter 23, and I feel good!  So is it the football or all those "negative ions" floating around making me feel alert and energetic?

Wing places prep for Sunday's big game

A national study estimates that 1.2 billion wings will be consumed on Sunday for the big game.

White House announces plan to send $1B in aid to Central America

'It's been proven that fences don't work.' That's the message from Congressman Filemon Vela who fought to stop a bill that would put up additional fencing on Mexico border.

South Padre Island receives $400,000 for new city park

The Texas Parks and Wildlife Commission has awarded more than $8 million grant dollars to qualifying cities all across Texas for the construction of community parks.

Valley Veteran Gets Keys to New Family Home

After four months of waiting, the De la Garza family says this is a day that they have dreamed about. With keys in their hand, now they finally have a home that they can touch, and call their own.

Boca Chica traffic light project finally complete

The Four Corners intersection on Boca Chica Blvd. is one of the busiest areas in Brownsville in terms of traffic flow.

McAllen Public Utility Board refinances bond issuance

In a joint meeting held Monday between the McAllen City Commission and the McAllen Public Utility (MPU) Board a motion was passed to approve the sale and delivery of a general obligation refunding bond series.