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  1. Worker Dies after Falling from Water TowerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KRGV

    On Monday, shortly after 11 a.m., Brownsville police responded to an accident on the 4000 block of Military Highway. Officers discovered a man had fallen off a water tower, while performing his duties.


  2. this Just in: Wanted Gang Member ArrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | KRGV

    A gang member that police believed to be armed and dangerous is now behind bars. Primera police said Cameron County Sheriff's investigators arrested the suspect in Brownsville around 7 p.m. on Tuesday.


  3. Students Released 30 Minutes Late from School in BrownsvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | KRGV

    Students at Hanna High School were not allowed out of school on Tuesday until 30 minutes after school let out. The car was found near the campus.


  4. Body Found in Brownsville HotelRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | KRGV

    Brownsville police are on the scene of a death investigation. They were called to the La Quinta Inn and Suites on Wednesday afternoon.


  5. City, County Partner to Watch Neglected PropertiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 4 | KRGV

    A Brownsville property considered dangerous by the public is gone. The city and county said they promise to make big changes in how they deal with neglected properties.


  6. Brownsville Elderly Man Still MissingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | KRGV

    94-year-old florencio hernandez was reported missing on july 11. surveillance cameras caught him walking across the gateway international bridge into matamoros. brownsville police tell us they are relying on information from hernandez's family.


  7. 7-year-old wounded in firefight in Mexico diesRead the original story

    Jul 4, 2015 | KRGV

    Authorities in a northern Mexican state bordering Texas say a 7-year-old boy shot this week by a suspected criminal gang has died. A Tamaulipas state official who requested anonymity because he was not authorized to comment said Thursday that there were complications with Kevin Medina's condition following surgery and he died.


  8. Cemetery CleanupRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | KRGV

    A company managing cemeteries in the Rio Grande Valley said they're seeing more decorations they consider a safety hazard. There are decorations like flags, candles and crosses that are placed around the plots.


  9. Brownsville Begins Voluntary Water RestrictionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2015 | KRGV

    Water in the early morning from 12 a.m. and 7a.m. or at night from 7 p.m. to 12 a.m BROWNSVILLE, Texas - Every year on May 1, the Brownsville Public Utilities Board implements a Stage 1 Voluntary Water Use Restriction in anticipation of the hot South Texas summers. So effective Friday May 1, 2015, BPUB will enter Stage 1 of its drought plan.


  10. Man Dies in ICE CustodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | KRGV

    A Honduran national in ICE custody died at a Rio Grande Valley hospital. Carlos Funez-Ochoa, 30, was caught by Border Patrol on near Hidalgo on March 15. He was transferred to Port Isabel Detention Center.


  11. Police Suspects Forced Way into Home Assaulted 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | KRGV

    Police in Brownsville and agents with the Gulf Coast Violent Fugitive Task Force arrested two people who had several pending warrants. Genesis Mendoza and Omar Villalobos are accused of forcing their way into a home and assaulting two people.


  12. Man Sentenced in Child Sex Assault CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | KRGV

    A Brownsville man was sentenced to 40 years in prison for two counts of aggravated sexual assault of a child. Manuel Angel Rodriguez was also ordered to serve 20 years in prison for 195 counts of possession of child pornography with intent to promote.


  13. Driver Stabbed Man with ScrewdriverRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2015 | KRGV

    A 35-year-old man is accused of stabbing a man with a screwdriver. Juan Antonio Bolado's bond was set at $25,000 bond.


  14. Indian Lake has a New Police ChiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | KRGV

    He retired in 2005, but came out of retirement two years ago to direct the Criminal Justice Institute at Texas Southmost College in Brownsville.


  15. Natural Gas Facility Closer to Breaking GroundRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | KRGV

    Texas LNG announced they are preparing to file their last application needed for federal approval before they can start building. The company plans to build a facility along the Brownsville ship channel that will convert natural gas into liquid form.


  16. Water Service Interruption in BrownsvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | KRGV

    The Brownsville Public Utilities Board said more than 300 customers in the area of Boca Chica Boulevard will have a water service interruption.


  17. Man Convicted for Teen's Murder Going Before Parole BoardRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2015 | KRGV

    In four months, a man convicted in the murder and kidnapping of a Brownsville teen will go before the Texas parole board. It will be Dan Rodriguez's first chance at freedom since he was sentenced to life in prison 14 years ago.


  18. Drug cartel managers get long prison sentencesRead the original story

    Mar 10, 2015 | KRGV

    A federal judge in Brownsville has sentenced two former managers in Mexico's Gulf cartel to long prison sentences for their roles in drug and weapons smuggling along the South Texas border with Mexico. Jose Luis Zuniga Hernandez, also known as "Commandante Wicho," drew a 50-year prison sentence Tuesday for conspiring to import cocaine and marijuana between 2002 and 2013.


  19. Cartel Runner Pleads GuiltyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2015 | KRGV

    A cartel runner entered a guilty plea in federal court. Sentencing for 29-year-old Luis Miguel Aguilar Gutierrez is set for May 6. The Brownsville man was pulled over in Mississippi back in September.


  20. States given until Tuesday to respond in immigration lawsuitRead the original story

    Feb 25, 2015 | KRGV

    A federal judge says a coalition of states suing to stop President Barack Obama's executive action on immigration has until Tuesday to respond to the government's request to lift a temporary hold of Obama's orders. U.S. District Judge Andrew Hanen in Brownsville, Texas, initially set a deadline of Monday.


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