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Breached levees cause concern among Valley residents as hurricane season approaches— Sen. John Cornyn weighs in

Posted 10:42 PM 4/19/2021 by Santiago Caicedo

Concerns are growing among some Hidalgo County residents due to damaged levees flattened for the border wall construction.

Residents in communities such as Madero, south of Mission, are worried severe flooding may be in the future as hurricane season approaches.

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Road maintenance in Brownsville causing concern for some drivers

Posted 8:53 PM 4/19/2021 by Rudy Mireles

One stretch of road in Brownsville is causing concerns for some drivers who say loose rocks and stones are causing damage to their vehicles.

Annually, the Texas Department of Transportation spent $180M on preventive maintenance on 197,000 miles of road statewide.

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Brownsville nonprofit hosts fun run for Autism Awareness Month

Posted 4:07 PM 4/18/2021 by Rudy Mireles

The rainy weather didn’t stop people from coming together during the Laguna Vista Autism Hero Run to spread awareness and acceptance of individuals with autism on Saturday.

Believe in God’s (BiG) Heroes, a nonprofit organization (More)

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