Rio Grande Guardian


    Acosta: Big issues to be covered at 10th Annual Border Health Conference

Acosta: Big issues to be covered at 10th Annual Border Health Conference

McALLEN, RGV – The longtime chairman of the Border Health Caucus is hoping for a big turnout when his group hosts its 10th Annual Border Health Conference in El Paso

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    Monday’s Border News Clips

Monday’s Border News Clips

The VA Accountability Act bill heads to the Senate, Mexico’s wage crisis, and mapping the Texas-Mexico border’s growing natural gas pipeline network are some of the issues covered in our

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    López: Texas Down Under

López: Texas Down Under

While most of us have grown to appreciate the present-day Texas map, the story of the bottom portion of Texas has a rare narrative of its own. Its origins are

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Mounce: You Can Go Home Again (But You Might Not Like What You Find)

  Mounce: You Can Go Home Again (But You Might Not Like What You Find)

I am a descendant of the famous Oklahoma Land Run. A clever film, “Far and Away,” centers on that event.

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Garza: Wanted: Bold Steps and the Rule of Law

  Garza: Wanted: Bold Steps and the Rule of Law

Less than two months after the PRI gained a marginal victory in Mexico’s midterm elections, the administration of Mexican President

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Lucio: I’m inviting Lt. Gov. Patrick to visit Valley colonias

  Lucio: I’m inviting Lt. Gov. Patrick to visit Valley colonias

McALLEN, RGV – Following a major speech about the state of Texas colonias on Friday, state Sen. Eddie Lucio said

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House ethics panel clears lawmakers who went on Azerbaijan trip

  House ethics panel clears lawmakers who went on Azerbaijan trip

MERCEDES, RGV – The House Ethics Committee said Friday it found no evidence of wrongdoing by a bipartisan group of

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Friday’s Border News Clips

  Friday’s Border News Clips

How the Trans-Pacific Partnership threatens affordable healthcare, L.A.’s plan to bring car-share to the poor, and the environmental toll of

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Valley Metro becomes ‘life-saver’ for Starr and Zapata counties

  Valley Metro becomes ‘life-saver’ for Starr and Zapata counties

WESLACO, RGV – Lower Rio Grande Valley Development Council leaders visited Austin recently to secure funding to ensure bus services

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