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Poachers Arrested For Illegal Fishing

Poachers Arrested For Illegal Fishing | Bajo Bravo-Rio Grande Valley. | Scoop.it
BOCA CHICA BEACH - From illegal fishing lines, to boats illegally fishing US waters, authorities are seeing a large number of poachers.
Since October 1, 2014 the Coast Guard has seen 41 Mexican Fishing Boats in US waters.
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Bajo Bravo-Rio Grande Valley.
Actualidad territorial de ambos lados del bajo río Bravo / Grande (Tamaulipas-Texas)  Current territorial news from both sides of the lower rio Bravo / Grande (Tamaulipas-Texas).
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Supporters Urge Federal Funding for I-69 Projects

Supporters Urge Federal Funding for I-69 Projects | Bajo Bravo-Rio Grande Valley. | Scoop.it
A dozen representatives of Texas communities and a member of the Texas Transportation Commission were recently on Capitol Hill, urging federal officials to fund Interstate 69 projects and improve the project development process. Members of the Alliance for I-69 Texas asked that Congress quickly provide new funding for I-69 projects from the $20 billion dedicated for infrastructure in the two-year budget agreement approved by Congress in February. Meeting with members of…Read More
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Pretenden reubicar la estatua de Rigo Tovar

Pretenden reubicar la estatua de Rigo Tovar | Bajo Bravo-Rio Grande Valley. | Scoop.it
El proyecto constaría en la creación de una especie de plaza con estacionamiento El alcalde de Matamoros Jesús Juan de..
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Series tackles history of Japanese migration in the Valley

Inspired by a visit to the Hidalgo City Cemetery, Joseph Fox set out to uncover the history of Japanese farmers in the Rio Grande Valley.
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Mission holds ribbon cutting ceremony for new event center

Mission holds ribbon cutting ceremony for new event center | Bajo Bravo-Rio Grande Valley. | Scoop.it

Written by Jamie Trevino People from across Mission gathered to celebrate a new addition to the city that will hopefully create memories and inspire further growth in economic development. This Tuesday, the City of Mission held a ribbon cutting ceremony for the new Mission Event Center located at 200 N. Shary Rd.

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Estero Llano Grande State Park & the World Birding Center

Estero Llano Grande State Park & the World Birding Center | Bajo Bravo-Rio Grande Valley. | Scoop.it
Story and photos by Martha E. Ibarra/LFN Now that Spring has officially begun it is the perfect time to get out and see all that nature has to offer the Rio Grande Valley. The Estero Llano Grande State Park, located in Weslaco, draws an array of South Texas Wildlife. According to park rangers, the park […]
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Pharr Mayor: Construction of new business park helps refute stereotypical view of border

Pharr Mayor: Construction of new business park helps refute stereotypical view of border | Bajo Bravo-Rio Grande Valley. | Scoop.it
PHARR, RGV – During a groundbreaking ceremony for the Pharr Bridge Business Park, Dr. Ambrosio Hernandez, the mayor of Pharr, said the project upends the national stereotype that the Rio Gran…
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Monte Alto Resident Blames Road for Water Damage in Home

Monte Alto Resident Blames Road for Water Damage in Home | Bajo Bravo-Rio Grande Valley. | Scoop.it
The Hidalgo County Precinct 1’s Office says the road near his home, FM 88, is maintained by the state.
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Mission Event Center is finally a reality

Mission Event Center is finally a reality | Bajo Bravo-Rio Grande Valley. | Scoop.it
MISSION — Over a year after its groundbreaking, the community got its first look at the new Mission Event Center which was unveiled during a ribbon-cutting event Tuesday evening.
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Militarization of Texas-Mexico Border a Sign of Complacency, but Not From Border Residents

Militarization of Texas-Mexico Border a Sign of Complacency, but Not From Border Residents | Bajo Bravo-Rio Grande Valley. | Scoop.it
You can come back to Brownsville, but be ready to put in some work.
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RGV Sector Chief Says Border Patrol Short Thousands of Agents

RGV Sector Chief Says Border Patrol Short Thousands of Agents | Bajo Bravo-Rio Grande Valley. | Scoop.it
Lawmakers recently approved $1.6 billion for border security.
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Arranque de obra de nueva Unidad Deportiva

Arranque de obra de nueva Unidad Deportiva | Bajo Bravo-Rio Grande Valley. | Scoop.it
En los terrenos del antiguo 'Club Internacional Falcón'.
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Proyectan nuevo edificio del Centro de Salud de Miguel Alemán

Proyectan nuevo edificio del Centro de Salud de Miguel Alemán | Bajo Bravo-Rio Grande Valley. | Scoop.it
En los próximos días será entregado para beneficio de miles de personas
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Inauguró Alcaldesa pavimentaciones en la colonia Esperanza

Inauguró Alcaldesa pavimentaciones en la colonia Esperanza | Bajo Bravo-Rio Grande Valley. | Scoop.it
La calle Sauce de la colonia Esperanza fue inaugurada con corte de listón por la alcaldesa Maki Esther Ortiz Domínguez..
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Audit: Port Isabel dropped $760K on Yacht Club hotel project

Audit: Port Isabel dropped $760K on Yacht Club hotel project | Bajo Bravo-Rio Grande Valley. | Scoop.it
The preliminary findings of a forensic audit delving into Port Isabel’s attempted renovation of the Yacht Club Hotel stated city officials and consultants failed to properly manage the project, leaving the city with a loss of about $760,000.
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Alton, Mission receive $1M in grants for parks

Alton, Mission receive $1M in grants for parks | Bajo Bravo-Rio Grande Valley. | Scoop.it
MISSION — Two local park projects will receive $1 million in funding help through state grants.
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Cargo inspections at international bridges to be expedited

Cargo inspections at international bridges to be expedited | Bajo Bravo-Rio Grande Valley. | Scoop.it
Just a week before the announcement, a thread at a statewide hearing in Weslaco was wait times at international ports of entry in Texas.
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Protestan con la ley SB 4

Protestan con la ley SB 4 | Bajo Bravo-Rio Grande Valley. | Scoop.it
BROWNSVILLE — Este viernes, un grupo de personas representantes de diferentes organizaciones protestaron en contra de la ley SB 4 que permite a oficiales policiacos preguntar el estatus migratorio de las personas mientras realizan una detención.
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What’s the deal with the water plant? Plant No. 2 at least a year away from being used –

What’s the deal with the water plant? Plant No. 2 at least a year away from being used – | Bajo Bravo-Rio Grande Valley. | Scoop.it
By Pete Banda Managing Editor editor@sbnewspaper.com Many within the community have been wandering about the status of both water plants as of late with questions on operation dates and deadlines. …
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Hundreds Unemployed after Shelters Close

Hundreds Unemployed after Shelters Close | Bajo Bravo-Rio Grande Valley. | Scoop.it
Shelters housing unaccompanied minors in the Valley officially closed on Easter Sunday.
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Sharyland board approves rezoning two elementary campuses

Sharyland board approves rezoning two elementary campuses | Bajo Bravo-Rio Grande Valley. | Scoop.it
MISSION — Sharyland school district officials are redrawing campus lines in order to fill empty seats at one elementary school and accommodate demand at another.
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Ruptured Pipe Causes Water Outage in Santa Rosa

Ruptured Pipe Causes Water Outage in Santa Rosa | Bajo Bravo-Rio Grande Valley. | Scoop.it
The water main break left schools without water, which is a sanitary issue.
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Anzalduas, McAllen-Hidalgo Bridges to Invest in Additional CBP Man Hours in Anticipation of Heavy Holiday Traffic

Texas Border Business   (McAllen, TX) In anticipation of increased holiday traffic for the upcoming Easter holiday, the Anzalduas International Bridge and McAllen-Hidalgo International Bridge are once again taking part in a unique federal program that allows public or private entities to pay for overtime hours for officers from U.S. Customs & Border Protection in order …
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Arranca Gobierno del Estado y Sebien construcción de Unidad Deportiva en Nueva Ciudad Guerrero

Con una inversión superior a los 11 millones de pesos, el Gobierno del estado que titula Francisco García Cabeza de Vaca, la Secretaría de Bienestar Social y la Secretaría de Obras Públicas arrancaron la construcción de una Unidad Deportiva.
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Supervisan construcción del Centro de Bienestar y Paz

Supervisan construcción del Centro de Bienestar y Paz | Bajo Bravo-Rio Grande Valley. | Scoop.it
Tendrá un costo de 25 millones de pesos
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Refuge renews push to sow ‘ocelot acreage’

Refuge renews push to sow ‘ocelot acreage’ | Bajo Bravo-Rio Grande Valley. | Scoop.it
LOS FRESNOS — What once was a plot of land is turning into a plantation.
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