Brownsville Federal Court Using Electronic Monitoring to Cut Costs

Posted 5:24 PM 1/23/2019 by Valerie Gonzalez

BROWNSVILLE – Federal courts sentencing defendants are looking at ways to cut back.

The cost-saving measures were discussed during a hearing for a man who lied about a gun purchase.

CHANNEL 5 NEWS, in collaboration with the Brownsville Herald, explains where the federal court (More)


Taxpayers Concerned Gov't Shutdown Will Impact Refunds

Posted 6:36 AM 1/23/2019 by Frank McCaffrey

DONNA – A local tax preparer says many clients are worried the partial government shutdown will affect their refund.

Julio Rodriguez runs a small tax preparation business in Donna.

"There's just a lot of information out there and people are kind of scared. Is there going to be (More)

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