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Harlingen Police Department Vehicle Auction
HARLINGEN, Texas - The City of Harlingen through the Harlingen Police Department is currently auctioning off a number of vehicles on a public auction website. These vehicles vary in condition and are all being sold as-is with no warranty being expressed or implied.
5 New Harlingen Area Houses For Sale
HARLINGEN, TX — On the hunt for a new house nearby, but tired of seeing the same old listings every time you search online? Thanks to our weekly list of new houses in your area, you can stay on top of the scene.
Local Health Officials Warn about Illegal Street Vendors
HARLINGEN – Local health officials say buying certain foods from home street vendors can be illegal. Harlingen Senior Health Inspector James Padilla says reports of illegal food vendors increase this time of year.
Body of 15-year-old girl found near tourist attraction in Edinburgh
The body of a missing 15-year-old girl has been found near a tourist attraction in Edinburgh. An investigation has been launched by Police Scotland after the body was found at around 6.30am on Calton Hill on Saturday, December 8.
Local post offices extend Saturday hours
Some local Rio Grande Valley post offices are either opening early and/or extending their hours leading up to Christmas Day, according to a U.S. Postal Service news release. The extended hours began Dec. 8 and run through Dec. 22. Post offices in Brownsville, Harlingen and McAllen have extended hour
Wreaths Across America Project in Need of Volunteers
HARLINGEN - A decades-old holiday tradition is now expanding to the lower Rio Grande Valley. Wreaths Across America is a 26 year long tradition that involves placing wreaths at the grave sites of those who served our country.
Deadly San Benito Police Shooting Under Investigation
Officials are keeping tight-lipped as the investigation continues into the circumstances surrounding the police shooting death of a San Benito man. 21-year-old Ricardo Trevino was shot to death in an incident that started when officers tried to pull him over on Expressway 83 south of Sam Houston Bou
Arrest Report Shows Alamo Commissioner Was Speeding, Failed Roadside Sobriety Test
It was a speed limit violation that prompted a state trooper to pull over Alamo City Commissioner Trinidad Medina last weekend, leading to his arrest for drunken driving. An arrest affidavit states Medina was clocked going 56 in a 30 mile-an-hour zone near North Tower Road and FM 495 a little before
Teacher takes real-world experience into classroom
OCCUPATION: Dental Science Instructor at Harlingen School of Health Professions. 2009 Completed dental hygiene program at Texas State Technical College, earning an associates degree.
Experts Warn about Bugs Inside Homes during Winter
WESLACO – Texas A&M AgriLife Extension is warning about the possibility of bugs due to winter approaching. Pest management specialist Wizzie Brown says unwanted bugs, such as scorpions or cockroaches, want to go indoors during cold weather.
Suspect in Harlingen Homicide Investigation In Custody, Victim Identified
HARLINGEN, Texas - Harlingen Police have in custody 35-year-old Ruben Rodriguez in connection to a homicide on Dec. 4. The victim from has been identified as 47-year-old Honorio Garza of Harlingen. The preliminary autopsy report indicated that the cause of death was homicide.
Police: 17-year-old shot in Brownsville, suspects at large
A 17-year-old was shot twice in Brownsville this morning, according to police. They say they responded to the call around 8:45 a.m. The victim was taken to Brookdale Medical Center, where he's in stable condition.
Police say San Benito man attempted to evade traffic stop
SAN BENITO — The fatal shooting of a San Benito man Friday resulted after an officer attempted to make a traffic stop. Ricardo Trevino III, 21, was shot by police after he led them on a chase, authorities said.
Communication student Amanda Lopez lands select internship with Amazon Prime
Preferring to be the optimist, Amanda Lopez believes a positive mindset has provided her with many opportunities for success at South Texas College. Now as one of only 600 students in the nation to work as an Amazon Prime Student Ambassador and one of two from STC, Amanda believes her work with the
Sheriff’s Office arrests former police officer accused of running game rooms
Investigators with the Hidalgo County Sheriff’s Office arrested a former coworker on gambling charges last month. Deputies booked Pedro Cruz, 31, of Pharr at the Hidalgo County jail — where he once worked as a detention officer — on Nov. 20.
Texas Rangers have identified the suspect killed in San Benito pursuit
CBS 4 has learned the identity of the male suspect killed when evading police yesterday in San Benito. 21-year-old Ricardo Trevino III refused to stop and evaded law enforcement in his vehicle yesterday just after 3 p.m.
Second Valley Doctor Accused of Fraud
MCALLEN, Texas - A second valley doctor is now being accused of defrauding patients in connection with Dr. Jorge Zamora-Quezada. A suit was filed in October in Cameron County against Dr. Fulgencio Salinas and Dr. Jorge Zamora-Quezada. The petition alleges Dr. Fulgencio Salinas entered into a scheme
Local man charged in death at apartments
HARLINGEN — Police have charged a local man with murder after a body was found at an apartment complex. Ruben Rodriguez, 35, has been linked to the death of a man found Tuesday morning inside his Wilson Apartment unit in the 1500 block of North Commerce Street, according to police.
With billions at stake, RGV cities ready for Census 2020 battle
HARLINGEN — Think of it as a massive hand of Texas Hold ‘Em. In the center of the brightly lit green felt table are hundreds, truly trillions, of federal poker chip monies just waiting to be raked in by lucky winners if only the cards fall right.
Brownsville Theft Person of Interest
BROWNSVILLE, Texas - Brownsville Police Detectives are looking for the identity and whereabouts of this male subject. He is a person of interest in a theft that was filed on 11/28/2018.