Hurricane Hanna’s impact in Cameron, Willacy counties

Hurricane Hanna took its pound of flesh over the weekend and dispersed into a line of ominous colors on the radar rumbling off to...

Hurricane Hanna’s impact in Hidalgo, Starr counties

Hurricane Hanna took its pound of flesh over the weekend and dispersed into a line of ominous colors on the radar rumbling off to...

Hurricane Hanna’s impact in Hidalgo, Starr counties

Hurricane Hanna took its pound of flesh over the weekend and dispersed into a line of ominous colors on the radar rumbling off to...

Hurricane Hanna’s impact in Hidalgo, Starr counties

Hurricane Hanna took its pound of flesh over the weekend and dispersed into a line of ominous colors on the radar rumbling off to...
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Collaborative album pays homage to Valley’s past and future

Futuro Conjunto is the second collaboration project between music producer and filmmaker Charlie Vela and USC Postdoctoral Teaching Fellow Jonathan Leal, PhD. An original work of speculative, transmedia they term Chicanx fiction, Futuro Conjunto was a cross-country collaboration between the duo as Vela works in Texas and Leal in California. Watch the video at themonitor.com
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Prayer group pleads for God’s mercy amid disease at McAllen hospital

On July 8, members of Rivers of Living Water in Christ Church in Sullivan City were joined in prayer at McAllen Medical Center by...

Photo Gallery: Being black in the Valley

After years of being bullied in elementary school because of his hair McAllen resident Joshua Gatling,27, now wears his dread locks with pride. Photo...
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Report, footage reveal new details in religious vandalism case

A police report from McAllen Police Department and surveillance video from San Juan police revealed new details surrounding the investigation of vandalism to two different,...

Photo Gallery: Vandalism at religious institutions

The Basilica of Our Lady of San Juan del Valle was vandalized late Monday evening or early Tuesday morning, May 25 or 26, 2020,...
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Dark details: Report shines light into deadly day in Edinburg

Edinburg police officially closed the investigation May 6 — five months to the day after Rebecca Cantu went to police to report her stepfather...

Photo Gallery: WesMer Drive-In returns

WesMer Drive- In Theater movie goers get their snacks at the concession stand on Friday, May ,8, 2020 in Mercedes. The theater, located in...
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Food Bank of the Rio Grande Valley sees demand grow by 200%

With the growing need and demand for food up nearly 200%, which is attributed to COVID-19’s impact leading to stay-at-home orders and business closures...

Photo Gallery: Public food distribution at the Food Bank of the RGV

Members of the Texas Nation Guard help to distribute food as lines of cars form at the Food Bank of the Rio Grande Valley...

Photo Gallery: Walk-on’s gives meals to furloughed workers

Karissa Rodriguez hands out meals to furloughed workers and others at Walk-on’s Sports Bistreaux and Bar on Saturday, April 18, 2020, in Edinburg. (Joel...
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A Matamoros camp continues to be sustained by aid workers amid COVID-19

Aid workers emphasized they have not abandoned camp residents in shifting to remote operations and are committed to supporting those in ongoing immigration proceedings...
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The severity of pandemic’s economic impact in McAllen

McAllen Chambers of Commerce released new information on how the pandemic has impacted the economy of the McAllen metropolitan statistical area.

Photo Gallery: RGV celebrates Easter in isolation

Stained glass windows at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church are reflected by windows in the crying room during a livestream of the Rev....