Hidalgo County Newswire (Page 10)

Hidalgo County Newswire (Page 10)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Hidalgo County, TX. (Page 10)

Results 181 - 200 of 1,821 in Hidalgo County, TX

  1. Illegal Dumpsite that Caught Fire Cleaned UpRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2017 | KRGV

    ... Road and F-M 1015 in rural Weslaco. The fire burned for hours, fueled by an illegal dump site. Workers with Hidalgo County Irrigation District Number 9 spent their Saturday cleaning up the charred remains of the brush fire. Tattered tires and trash ...

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  2. Illegal voting in Texas rarely results in prison timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2017 | Star-Telegram.com

    ... Served 28 months in prison. Casse closed November 2010 and was convicted of one count illegal voting out of Hidalgo County. Sentenced to two years prison. He had been accused of illegal voting, bribery and official misconduct. Also serving time on ...

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  3. Tax time made easier with help of VITA and UTRGV studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2017 | Valley Morning Star

    Alfonso Martinez, a UTRGV senior accounting major , and Dr. Andres Bello, UTRGV lecturer and assistant director of the School of Accountancy, help a taxpayer at the Palm Valley Community Center on February 25. Both are volunteers with the United Way of South Texas' Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program, which provides free tax preparation for ... (more)

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  4. As McAllen's Zika victim recovers, Mission begins mosquito controlRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2017 | Progress Times

    As McAllen and Hidalgo County Officials say they still aren't sure how McAllen's first and only suspected Zika victim became infected, the City of Mission begins measures to control mosquito populations in the city. Meanwhile the Center for Disease Control plans to conduct a longitudinal study on all pregnant women in the county testing positive for the virus.

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  5. McAllen mayor writes Homeland Secretary about border wallRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2017 | The Brownsville Herald

    ... the Secure Fence Act, which mandated the construction of 670 miles of fence along the U.S.-Mexico border. In Hidalgo County, the drainage district built 20.26 miles of fence combined with a concrete levee barrier, paid for by the county and U.S. ...

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  6. Hidalgo Co. Resident Concerned with Illegal Dumpsite after FireRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2017 | KRGV

    A Hidalgo County homeowner said a ditch full of trash is causing a safety hazard and potential flooding problems. He said illegal dumping is to blame.

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  7. Mayors discuss border issues during the AbrazoRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2017 | TheMonitor.com

    ... Savysky, a Winter Texan who walked over the bridge, said her church - Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Hidalgo County in San Juan - is offering English language classes, as well as courses on attaining a legal status. "I think anytime that we're ...

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  8. Sneak peek at our latest issueRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2017 | Progress Times

    ... devalue our property that we have worked so hard for," Unger said, reading from the petition. As McAllen and Hidalgo County Officials say they still aren't sure how McAllen's first and only suspected Zika victim became infected, the City of Mission ...

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  9. Dog that was dragged behind wheelchair finds new home with South Texas cowboy priestRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2017 | Dallas Morning News

    ... police, Cardona responded: "Call them, it's my dog." He was arrested about 15 hours later and remains in the Hidalgo County Jail, with bail set at $10,000. Cardona's wife, Rosa Maria Cardona, testified that her husband had PTSD and suffered from ...

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  10. Hidalgo Co. Proposes Border Wall Project Efficient in Flood ControlRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2017 | KRGV

    Hidalgo County commissioners signed a letter to the U.S. Department of Homeland Security proposing to build a wall capable of keeping any flood waters out. County leaders said the government should make sure a border wall protects the county in more ways than one when it comes to its construction.

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  11. Still many unknowns in McAllen Zika caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2017 | TheMonitor.com

    Hidalgo County Health Department's Eddie Olivarez talks about a case of Zika that has been diagnosed in McAllen during a news conference Tuesday February 28, 2017 at City Hall in McAllen. photo by Nathan [email protected] Hidalgo County Health Department's Eddie Olivarez talks about a case of Zika that has been diagnosed in McAllen during a news conference Tuesday February 28, 2017 at City Hall in McAllen.

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  12. Stash House BustedRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2017 | KRGV

    The Hidalgo County Sheriff's Office said they assisted Border Patrol in a stash house Sunday. The scene was on Tia Maria and Mendoza near Mercedes.

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  13. Hidalgo County Residents Concerned about ZikaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2017 | KRGV

    Residents in Hidalgo County are concerned about the Zika virus. Hidalgo County health officials announced a possible localized case of the zika virus on Friday.

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  14. New in Town: Storage Depot expected to be big draw for MercedesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2017 | Valley Morning Star

    ... revenue. And the project is expected to pull in new property tax revenue for the city, school district and Hidalgo County. When both phases of the project are complete, there will be more than 200 storage units and approximately 38 retail and ...

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  15. Jury Selection Set to Begin in Murder TrialRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2017 | KRGV

    Jury selection is set to begin Monday in a 2005 murder case in Hidalgo County. Edinburg school teacher Arturo Noe Sanchez was murdered in his McAllen home in 2005.

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  16. Transportation committee allocates $150M for overburdened interchangeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2017 | TheMonitor.com

    ... made to improve the area. Despite the big step taken toward improving one of the most congested areas in Hidalgo County, it may still be more than a year before construction gets under way. "For the past few years, Hidalgo County has grown by ...

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  17. Blame ourselves for labor traffickingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2017 | MySanAntonio.com

    Hidalgo County Sheriff's deputies check out a van on a known human-trafficking route and the driver was given a warning after running a stop sign. The men in the van had Mexican passports and visas, and were on their way to pick watermelons.

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  18. Sources: Former ADA found dead in Austin creekRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2017 | The Brownsville Herald

    The body of a former Hidalgo County assistant district attorney was found submerged in an Austin creek early Saturday morning, according to multiple sources familiar with the situation. Austin police announced via social media that officers found the body of a Hispanic man in his 30s around 10 a.m. Saturday in the 2200 block of William Barton Drive.

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  19. Body of former county ADA found in Austin creekRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2017 | TheMonitor.com

    The body of a former Hidalgo County assistant district attorney was found early Saturday morning submerged in an Austin creek, according to multiple sources familiar with the situation. Austin police announced via social media that officers found the body of Hispanic man in his 30s, around 10 a.m. Saturday, in the 2200 block of William Barton Drive.

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  20. Possible Zika virus case found in McAllenRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2017 | The Brownsville Herald

    A possible case of the Zika virus that was reported to the county health department Wednesday is being investigated by the City of McAllen and Hidalgo County. A private lab test confirmed a positive test for the virus, but the city and county are waiting for the state to confirm.

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