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Brownsville PD wins 'Guns'N Hoses Blood Drive

The Brownsville Police Department was named the winners of the annual Guns'N Hoses Blood Drive sponsored by United Blood Services.

Man arrested for assaulting EMT at local hospital

A Brownsville man is arrested for assault after punching an EMT in the face at a local hospital. Brownsville police were called to Valley Baptist Medical Center, located at 1040 W. Jefferson, in reference to an assault.

RESTORE Council accepting submissions for restoration projects along the Texas coast

The RESTORE Council announced on Thursday, August 21st that submissions are now being accepted for restoration projects along the Texas Gulf Coast, to be funded by penalties resulting from the Deepwater Horizon oil spill.

Family members concerned with welfare of missing man

The Harlingen Police Department is asking for the public's assistance in locating a missing person.

Harlingen man sentenced to 75 years in prison for sexual assault of a child

A jury in the 107th state District Court sentenced Harlingen man Dick Weaver Thursday to 75 years in prison without the possibility of parole for continuous sexual abuse of a child.

UT regents approve academic structure of UTRGV

The University of Texas Board of Regents Thursday approved the academic structure of the new UT Rio Grande Valley, taking an essential step forward in making the new university and medical school a reality.

Today's Weather Forecast

VALLEY FORECAST: Friday will be partly cloudy and moderately windy in the afternoon with highs of 97 in the Lower Valley, 102 in the Upper. The SE winds will range from 10-30 mph.

McAllen city commissioners take the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

McAllen City Commissioners want to raise awareness and funds for the Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) organization by taking on the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge.

Two vehicle accident leads to one driver being arrested for possession of marijuana

A Santa Rosa man is arrested on various traffic violations and a drug charge after being involved in an accident.

TSC President Dr. Tercero accepts Ice Bucket Challenge

Texas Southmost College (TSC) President, Dr. Lily F. Tercero will join the Ice Bucket Challenge movement today by accepting the challenge from Brownsville Independent School District (BISD) Superintendent, Dr. Carl A.

Water line break causes water pressure loss

Approximately 200 Brownsville Public Utilities Board (BPUB) customers in the area of Southmost Boulevard and East 20th Street are without water this morning as crews isolate a 12-inch water line break.

Mission's Habibi Gourmet receives 2nd place in H-E-B's Primo Picks Contest

Creators of unique products from the Lone Star State are relishing the sweet taste of success as winners of H-E-B’s Primo Picks Quest for Texas Best contest. A panel of expert judges narrowed a field of 25 to four finalists on Aug.

CBP seize 4 ½ tons of marijuana worth $10 million from South Texas field

More than 9,000 pounds of marijuana was seized August  7th from a South Texas marijuana grow field by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations (HSI), and U.S.

CycloBia Brownsville to feature expanded activity areas

The City of Brownsville is hosting its last CycloBia Brownsville of the summer from 7 to 11 p.m. Friday, August 22, 2014, in the downtown area.