Donna woman jailed after deputies find dead, starving dogs

Authorities accused a 39-year-old Donna woman of failing to feed her ex-husband’s dogs after one of them was found dead and another severely malnourished. The Hidalgo County Sheriff’s Office arrested Sara Garcia Fernandez on Tuesday on a charge of animal cruelty. Officers received the call May 31 and arrived at...
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Hotels near capacity as several hundred SpaceX employees arrive in Brownsville in preparation for orbital launch

BROWNSVILLE, Texas (KVEO) – Development at the SpaceX Boca Chica launch site is ramping up under orders from company CEO Elon Musk, in an effort to finish the orbital launch tower and stack the starship and booster prototypes before launching into orbit. Musk has called on several hundred employees from other SpaceX sites to temporarily relocate to the area until the project is finished.
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Man arrested in Brownsville for 2018 Houston child murder

CAMERON COUNTY, Texas (KVEO) — A man was arrested in Brownsville for a murder he is accused of committing in 2018. On Tuesday, Cameron County Sheriff’s Deputies arrested Jorge Luis Acosta, 29, at the Gateway International Bridge that connects Brownsville to Matamoros. According to Houston Crime Stoppers, Acosta is a...

Edinburg murder suspect found incompetent to stand trial

One of two men charged with shooting and killing an 18-year-old during the early days of the pandemic has been found not competent to stand trial. Tanner Charles Dickerson appeared via video-conferencing from the Hidalgo County Adult Detention Center on Wednesday afternoon in front of state District Judge Israel Ramon Jr. for a status hearing in which Assistant District Attorney Andrea Maldonado announced that a state psychiatrist made the determination.
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Valley restaurant reacts to CDC guidelines

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) announced new mask guidelines, and one local restaurant says the recommendation is a good thing. The CDC recommends that fully vaccinated people return to wearing face masks while indoors, specifically in areas where COVID-19 infections are rising. Director of Operations at McAllen...
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Frontier Airlines to fly nonstop from Harlingen to Las Vegas

HARLINGEN — A two-decade dream is coming true at Valley International Airport with the announcement of the airport’s first regular non-stop flight to Las Vegas. Frontier Airlines and airport officials made the announcement Tuesday, saying the twice-weekly flights will commence Sept. 9 on Thursdays and Sundays, with an initial introductory price of $49 for a one-way ticket.

Harlingen to Las Vegas non-stop $49

HARLINGEN, Tx – Low-fare carrier Frontier Airlines (NASDAQ: ULCC) today announces new nonstop flights from Valley International Airport (HRL) to Las Vegas beginning Sept. 9, 2021. To celebrate the new Las Vegas service, Frontier is offering introductory fares starting at $49*. “We’re excited to announce new nonstop flights from Harlingen...

Richard Moore Outdoor Report: Carolina Wrens

HARLINGEN, Texas (KVEO) — Sometimes, you don’t have to look any farther than your own backyard to find fascinating wildlife. Carolina wrens nest in my yard every spring, and they are notorious for selecting a variety of creative cavities as home sites. On several occasions, they have chosen the grinning...

Gladys Porter Zoo introduces its two newest members

BROWNSVILLE, Texas (KVEO) — A baby dromedary camel and baby reticulated giraffe made their zoo exhibit debut after a couple of months of being born. Giraffe parents Pricilla and CJ welcomed a healthy male calf on June 14. The baby giraffe joined another calf in the exhibit. There are less...

Christmas in July Market July 24

A Christmas in July Market takes place July 24 at McAllen High School, allowing shoppers the opportunity to complete their holiday shopping early. From 9 a.m. to 3 p..m., the public can shop several small businesses ranging from makeup and skincare to baked goods. Vendors include:. Aloe Relief, Sugar land,...
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Palm Valley Animal Society Foster Plea

This adorable litter came to us with no mother. Fortunately, they are all eating gruel, but are still requiring some supplemental feeding. Seeking a foster parent that can provide around-the-clock care that we are not able to provide here at the shelter.Please reach out to us if you can help in any way.