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Cases climb by 607 in Hidalgo County as 9 more die

Hidalgo County reported nine COVID-19 related deaths and 607 new cases Wednesday. The deaths include a man in his 50s and another older than 70...

Dairy Queen offering free Blizzard to veterans on Nov. 11

Veterans looking to satisfy their sweet tooth can stop by Dairy Queen on Wednesday for a free medium Blizzard Treat, the restaurant announced in...

Hidalgo, Cameron counties report six more COVID-19 deaths

Hidalgo County announced four additional COVID-19 related deaths and 164 new coronavirus cases on Tuesday morning. The county’s COVID-19 related death toll climbed to 1,899...

Hidalgo, Cameron counties report 13 COVID-19 deaths

The Hidalgo County Health and Human Services Department reported eight COVID-19 related deaths and 246 new cases on Thursday, county Judge Richard F. Cortez...

159 now hospitalized with COVID-19 in Hidalgo County

Hidalgo County reported 12 additional COVID-19 related deaths and 143 new cases of the coronavirus Monday. “I want to continue to ask for your support...

Hidalgo County virus death toll reaches 1,588

Another 25 additional deaths were reported in Hidalgo County on Wednesday, and county Judge Richard F. Cortez has expressed concern in a news release...

30 RGV residents die due to COVID-19

Thirty more Rio Grande Valley residents died due to complications related to COVID-19, county officials announced Friday. Hidalgo County reported 22 people died due to...

Hidalgo County COVID-19 cases now surpass 30,000

What Hidalgo County termed as an “unexpected surge” has led to another COVID-19 milestone, with the county now exceeding 30,000 cases in the area. Twenty...

COVID-19 claims 22 more lives in Hidalgo Co.

Hidalgo County reported 22 additional COVID-19 related deaths on Monday, raising the total there to 1,431. “I urge all residents to continue taking precautions to...

Woman, child killed in ‘major auto crash’ in San Benito

A child is one of two people killed in a car crash in San Benito on Saturday, according to a news release.  The victims were...