State orders Valley businesses to reduce capacity, halts elective surgeries

Businesses in the Rio Grande Valley will have to drop to 50% capacity and elective surgeries will be halted because the state now considers...

Have you received your $600 stimulus check?

The Internal Revenue Service has set up an online portal so you can get an update on your $600 stimulus check. The IRS says the...

Rental assistance program designed to avoid evictions extended until March 15

By Kate McGee, Texas Tribune The Texas Supreme Court has extended its emergency eviction relief program for tenants behind on rent through at least March...

New major employer headed to Harlingen

HARLINGEN — A leading tech-enabled business services company is coming to Harlingen, and it could mean the creation of a significant number of new...

Business services firm, TaskUs, moving to Harlingen

HARLINGEN — A leading tech-enabled business services company is coming to Harlingen, and it could mean the creation of over 1,000 new jobs, city...

SN8 poised for launch today

SpaceX is poised to make the first high-altitude, suborbital test flight from Boca Chica Beach today, with the SN8 Starship prototype. As with every launch,...

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...

McAllen entrepreneur takes second place in multi-state sales pitch competition

Robert Rivera is an owner-operator truck driver by trade. About two years ago, he had a “eureka moment” while performing routine maintenance on his...

Local tech developer creates app to help detect COVID in schools

WESLACO — About 15 employees tinker away in Roy Tijerina’s converted man cave here, coding and manufacturing and packing equipment for delivery in an...

RadioShack has new life, but never left Raymondville

RAYMONDVILLE — Two years ago, it seemed like there was a RadioShack every few blocks in cities across the nation. But that changed in bankruptcy,...