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  1. Weighty issueRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 27 | The Brownsville Herald

    We thought that the Upper Rio Grande Valley had been making strides by trying to improve the health of its residents and increasing physical activity. But a new survey out last week unfortunately ranks the McAllen-Edinburg-Mission triplex among the "Fattest Cities in America."

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  2. San Benito man accepts deal, sentenced to 40 years in teen's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Valley Morning Star

    A San Benito man accused of being involved in the shooting death of a Mission teen will spend the next 40 years in prison.

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  3. Suspected human smugglers indictedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Countywide

    Seven different suspects related to four different cases, all face human smuggling charges following the Live Oak County Grand Jury's Feb. 28 session. Among them are: a Herlinda Rivas, 37, of Penitas and 39-year-old Jorge Wong of Mission each are charged with one count of smuggling of persons in connection with their arrests on Aug. 29, 2014.

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  4. Bees attack at Adolph Thomae ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Valley Morning Star

    ... Africanized bees stung him about 200 times while he was walking near a day care center. Also in 2016, an elderly Mission man was critically injured in a bee attack. In 2007, a Mission man died after being stung more than 800 times by bees. In 2015, ...

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  5. UTRGV medical school facing dangerous funding cutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Valley Morning Star

    ... per year from 2014 to 2023. Other Hidalgo County cities pledged exact amounts including Edinburg with $1 million, Mission $250,000 and Pharr pledging $500,000. Mission backed out almost immediately after hearing the university would also benefit ...

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  6. Rich Chigga Is Going on His First American Tour This SummerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 27 | Hypebeast.com

    ... The Indonesian rapper will be making stops at Los Angeles and Orange County, California, New York, Miami, and Todd Mission, Texas. According to 88rising , tickets go on sale today, so be on the lookout. Check out the tour flyer below for official ...

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  7. EDITORIAL: Federal cuts to 'poorest of poor' in Hidalgo CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 26 | TheMonitor.com

    ... million in Hidalgo County, including $1.4 million in these grants to McAllen; $1.1 million to Pharr; $904,240 to Mission and $7.2 million to other parts of the county. These grants help cities and rural areas provide decent, affordable housing for ...

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  8. Roman Salazar vs. Ricky Palacios headlines Combate Americas Tucson eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 23 | MMAFighting.com

    ... 1 NC), of Scottsdale, Ariz., is looking for his second consecutive win since leaving the UFC. Palacios (7-1), of Mission, Texas, has won four fights in a row. Power MMA's Ortiz, a Bellator vet brings a 15-5 record into the fight, with two straight ...

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  9. Building Others Up: BSA gives Faith City new homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 22 | Amarillo.com

    Brandon Latz rests his head on Delia Dominguez's shoulder during prayer in the Faith City Mission chapel in Amarillo. The two had brought their Bibles and hungry stomachs to FCM for worship and a meal.

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  10. 10 Local EDM Artists to WatchRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 21 | Dallas Observer

    ... He's dropping a new Punks compilation at the end of March and will also be playing Middlelands festival in Todd Mission, Texas, in May. But the most exciting news for Lund is his first appearance at this year's Glastonbury Festival, a five-day arts ...

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  11. Harold E. YoungRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 20 | The Rochester Sentinel

    ... He had been a faithful member of the First Christian Church. Upon retirement, Ernie and his wife Carole moved to Mission Texas for a 10 year period. They later returned home to Rochester. With an appetite for history and love for travel, Ernie and ...

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  12. Sheriff's office knocks down another gaming roomRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 20 | The Brownsville Herald

    ... e raid is the third of its kind for the sheriff's office who just weeks earlier took down a suspected game room near Mission and arrested three people after finding nearly 50 gaming machines and an unknown amount of cash.

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  13. Push for Mission immigrant minors center droppedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 20 | Progress Times

    An official with the group seeking to place a center for unaccompanied immigrant minors in Mission said opposition to the plan from residents neighboring the proposed site has halted the proposal. At the same time officials of some Rio Grande Valley cities that already have such centers say they don't understand what all the fuss is about.

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  14. Remembering Kika de La Garza, Last Of Texas' 'Tory Democrats'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 19 | News Max

    ... He was also a founder of the House's Hispanic Caucus. But the man who called himself "just a shoeshine boy from Mission, Texas" and admonished Capitol Police and cafeteria workers to call him "Kika" rather than "Congressman" was iconic for another ...

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  15. "Kika" de la Garza celebrated at funeral FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 17 | The Brownsville Herald

    MISSION,Tx- A woman at the Celebration of Life for Kika De La Garza reaches out to touch the casket of the congressman at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church in Mission, Texas Friday March 17,2017. Photo by Delcia Lopez [email protected] MISSION,Tx- Lucille De La Garza walks past many in attendeance at the Celebration of Life for Kika De La Garza at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church in Mission, Texas Friday March 17,2017.

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  16. Eligio "Kika" de la Garza celebrated through funeral FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 17 | TheMonitor.com

    The flag draped coffin of former U.S. Representative Eligio "Kika" De la Garza is saluted by local law enforcement at Our Lady of Guadalupe catholic church March 17, 2017 in Mission. photo by Joel [email protected] Mourners give their respects to former U.S. Representative Eligio "Kika" De la Garza during the burial at Valley Memorial Gardens March 17, 2017 in Mission.

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  17. Migrating Bats Help Against Disease-Carrying MosquitoesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 17 | KRGV

    ... she explained. Brown said recently anywhere between 250,000 to 400,000 Mexican free-tailed bats have arrived in Mission. They're living in the crevasses of the overpass at the corner of Conway and Expressway 83, but they don't just feed in Mission. ...

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  18. Insomniac and C3 Presents Announce The Road to MiddlelandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 17 | Gilmer Mirror

    ... Antonio, Lubbock, and Dallas will give fans a taste of what's to come at the inaugural three-day festival in Todd Mission, TX. Tickets are on sale now for each 18+ event at insom.co/RoadToMiddlelands . To receive the latest announcements on ...

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  19. TxDOT on I-35 project: 'We know it's hard'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 16 | KXXV-TV Waco

    ... It's just not as easy to see if you drive it every day. News Channel 25 caught up with the woman, who drives from Mission to Missouri at least twice a year, at the northbound I-35 Hillsboro rest stop. "We've been wintering five years in Mission ...

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  20. Texas flag at half-staff raises questionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 14 | Valley Morning Star

    ... was on account of the recent passing of local leader and former U.S. Congressman Eligio "Kika" de la Garza from Mission. The Governor's Office said the Texas flag has not been ordered to half-staff in honor of a U.S. Congressman's death since 2005. ...

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