Missing Child Alert

Hidalgo County authorities through their RGV Regional Alert System have issued an advisory asking for the public’s help in locating a missing child.   Nine-year old Noralee Yado was last seen late Friday afternoon on Cherokee Drive in Mercedes.  Noralee is 4’2″ tall, weighs 70 pounds, has brown eyes and hair and was last seen […]

Google To Stop Reading Your Gmail To Help Sell Ads

(AP) – Google is going to stop reading your Gmail in search of opportunities to sell ads.  The change announced Friday will end a practice that Google has embraced since the company introduced Gmail in 2004, even though it raised concerns among privacy watchdogs and creeped out some users. To help finance the free service, […]

RGV Sector Border Patrol Agents Warned About ‘Open Warfare’ In Reynosa

The national Border Patrol union is warning agents in the Rio Grande Valley sector to take extra precautions in light of the heightened and prolonged drug cartel violence in Reynosa. Breitbart Texas reports the National Border Patrol Council has issued a warning advisory that states, in part, recent events in and around Reynosa pose a […]

Trump Says He’s Told ‘a straight story’ On Comey

(AP) – President Donald Trump says he always told a “straight story” about whether he recorded his private conversations with his fired FBI director James Comey. In an interview broadcast on Fox News Channel’s “Fox &Friends” Friday, Trump repeated that he never made tapes, but added that when Comey “found out that I, you know, […]

California AG Bans State Travel To Texas, 3 Other States

(AP) – California’s attorney general is blocking state-funded travel to Texas and three other states in response to what he considers anti-LGBT rights laws enacted this year. Attorney General Xavier Becerra on Thursday added Texas, Alabama, South Dakota and Kentucky to the list of places where state employee travel is restricted. Lawmakers passed legislation last […]

Delta Lake Boaters Safe, But Now Face Charges

They’re all safe, but four men could face charges after being pulled out of Delta Lake after their boat capsized last night. The men say they launched at around 9 last night, and within a half-hour the boat began taking on water, and it flipped over. Rescuers from several different agencies responded to a call […]

US Releases Photos Of ‘Unsafe’ Russian Jet Intercept

(AP) – The U.S. European Command has released dramatic photos of a Russian jet coming within a few feet of a U.S. Air Force reconnaissance jet over the Baltic Sea in a maneuver that has been criticized as unsafe. The photographs released Friday show the Russian SU-27 coming so close to the wing of the […]

Hit-And-Run Suspect Caught

A 21-year-old woman is under arrest for apparently intentionally hitting another woman with her car. Mariah Nicole Garcia had been identified as the driver of a white Dodge Avenger that struck a 25-year-old woman in a neighborhood north of Weslaco early Wednesday morning. Hidalgo County sheriff’s deputies tracked Garcia down – arresting her on a […]

Extreme Heat Claiming Immigrant Lives

The immigrant community is mourning the deaths of three undocumented immigrants, whose bodies were found in brushy areas of Brooks County Wednesday. Border Patrol agents say the three appeared to have succumbed to the extreme heat as they tried to trek their way across the rugged ranchlands of Brooks County.