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Student, teacher at Los Fresnos school test positive for COVID-19

By GARY LONG Staff Writer A teacher and a student at a Los Fresnos elementary school tested positive for COVID-19 in the two weeks since Thanksgiving,...

Walmart employees to receive bonuses this month

Walmart employees will get special cash bonuses on Christmas Eve in recognition to the dedication to their jobs and the retailer’s customers during the...

Tipton giving away SUV to one lucky health care worker

After battling the coronavirus for 14 days and seeing how hard health care professionals worked to care for him and others, Brownsville businessman Jim...

Walmart offers Christmas lights hanging services

Need some help stringing up Christmas lights at your home this year? You might want to reach out to Walmart because the retailer has teamed...

Texas hospitals ask for public’s help during COVID-19 pandemic

The Texas Hospital Association issued a statement Friday morning asking for the public’s help as COVID-19 hospitalizations continue to surge statewide. The statement reads, “Out...

Texas hospitals ask for public’s help as COVID cases rise

The Texas Hospital Association issued a statement this morning asking for the public’s help as COVID-19 hospitalizations continue to surge statewide. The statement reads, “Out...

Moderna- 2nd coronavirus vaccine- shows early success in U.S. tests

By LAURAN NEERGAARD The Associated Press For the second time this month, there’s promising news from a COVID-19 vaccine candidate: Moderna said Monday its shots provide...

Walmart resumes limiting the number of customers in stores

Walmart again nationwide has started “metering” the number of customers it is letting inside its stores. The metering began today and will continue until further...

Cameron County lifts curfew with a warning

BROWNSVILLE — Although Cameron County no longer has a curfew, County Judge Eddie Treviño Jr. on Friday said if he sees the county’s COVID-19...

Cameron County judge to give COVID-19 update this morning

By LAURA B. MARTINEZ Staff Writer Cameron County Judge Eddie Treviño, Jr., will hold a press conference on Coronavirus (COVID-19) at 11 a.m. this morning providing...