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McAllen may rename marathon in fallen commissioner's honor

McAllen City Commissioner Scott Crane died from a heart attack Sunday after he pulled himself out of the McAllen Marathon. The 50-year-old Crane stopped his run about halfway through the 26 mile course, saying he didn't feel well.

Recycling company offers free holiday gift boxes

The holiday shopping continues…and so does the gift wrapping. The need for boxes and gift wrapping paper is usually met at your local stores.

Volunteers want a more humane way of tracking illegal immigrants

Illegal immigrants passing through the Valley often only have the clothes on their backs. However, volunteers at Sacred Heart church in McAllen say in the last few weeks that has changed.

CBP seizes $82K in unreported currency

US Customs and Border Protection arrested a 31-year-old woman for trying to cross Gateway International Bridge in Brownsville with thousands of dollars in unreported currency.

Pet of the Week - Sandy & Colby

On this Monday's Pet of the Week segment, we are going to introduce you to two pups and a new supervisor, all from the Brownsville Animal Regulation and Care Center.

Second suspect arrested in capital murder investigation

The Hidalgo County Sheriff’s Office has arrested a second suspect in the connection to a capital murder investigation.

Celebration of Life Memorial to be held for City Commissioner Scott C. Crane

The City of McAllen has announced a memorial service to be held for city commissioner Scott C. Crane.

Woman charged with public intoxication, tampering with evidence and assaulting an officer

A woman being arrested for public intoxication receives additional charges after assaulting a  police officer.

Dairy Queen employee arrested for theft

An employee of a Dairy Queen located at the 1600 block of North 77 Sunshine Strip in Rio Hondo is under arrest for theft.

Hidalgo Co. Sheriff's office arrests second suspect in kidnapping and murder case

Two men are now in custody for their involvement in in the kidnapping and murder of Edgar Gamez.

San Benito man arrested in stabbing investigation

Harlingen police arrested a San Benito man accused of stabbing another person.

Two separate seizures, close to 600 pounds MJ

Border Patrol Agents seized nearly 600 pounds of marijuana in two separate seizures this weekend. Agents say they observed four suspects carrying 12 bundles from the river heading north near Roma.

Los Fresnos students host toy drive that distributes Christmas gifts to cancer patients

They're sending well wishes and toys to children who can's be home for the holidays. Na'tassia Finley has more on 'Team Gabby' a toy drive that distributes Christmas gifts to cancer patients.

Los Fresnos students learning computer coding with 'Hour of Code' tutorials

Los Fresnos Elementary school students are joining in with millions across the globe to learn how to code.