MCALLEN, RGV - UT-Rio Grande Valley has set up a working group to look into the possibility of the university housing and operating a National Public Radio station on campus. Confirmation of this fact came at a town hall meeting...
NEW YORK, New York — To coincide with UNESCO’s World Press Freedom Day, The New York Times is promoting hundreds of local news outlets, including the Rio Grande Guardian. World Press Freedom Day is a day dedicated to raising awareness...
HARLINGEN, RGV - R Communications is selling the Rio Grande Valley’s PBS station - KMBH-TV - to Entravision Communications Corporation. R Communications, through its subsidiary, MB Revolution LLC, purchased KMBH-TV from the RGV Educational Broadcasting, a subsidiary of the Diocese...
This week’s News in Review is a discussion on the week ending Sept. 14, 2019. Among the topics reviewed is the two-day Pathways For Trade - The North American Logistics & Manufacturing Symposium held at Texas A&M International University in...
HARLINGEN, RGV - Rio Grande Valley residents now have an opportunity to officially comment to the Federal Communications Commission on the Diocese of Brownsville’s application to renew its license to operate KMBH-TV. The window of opportunity to support or oppose...
Just after 2:00pm on Thursday, May 30, 2019, the two stations that comprise Rio Grande Public Radio (RGPR) ceased broadcasting.  At that moment the Rio Grande Valley became the largest metropolitan area in the U.S. to not have a local NPR-member station. According...
McALLEN, RGV - There is a treasure trove of useful information on the U.S. Census Bureau website that will make for a good news story, information on things like population trends, demographics, household income, housing and educational attainment. Pauline Nuñez, data...
MCALLEN, RGV - NPR News' three-part series on corruption in the Rio Grande Valley, which was written and presented by John Burnett and produced by Marisa Peñaloza, has now concluded. The first part gave an overview of the issue, with...
As President Donald Trump prepares to slash domestic spending, funding for public broadcasting is reportedly on his list — a horrible blow to rural, poverty-stricken communities. In many rural areas, particularly in states that lean Republican, public broadcasting stations are...
MCALLEN, Texas - U.S. Rep. Vicente Gonzalez believes his appointment to a top new House committee will help him in his efforts to bring NPR and PBS back to the Rio Grande Valley. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi appointed Gonzalez to...

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